Skin Care and Laser Blog

Too Much Time in the Sun? Consider Fraxel®, Los Angeles’ Answer for Sun Spots and More

Many people look to the warm and sunny days of summer as the time for baring more skin, but without the adequate protection that comes from strong sunscreen, and failing to keep sun time to a minimum, these people...

Dermatologist Derek Jones in Los Angeles Notes Immediate Interest in Double-Chin-Busting Kybella®

Since the FDA’s April approval of Kybella® for use in reducing submental fullness—also known as double chin—in adults, Dr. Derek Jones, a dermatologist offering Los Angeles-area patients opportunities to care for and improve their skin’s health and appearance, has...

Coming Back for Botox®: Los Angeles Patients Explore the Benefits of Repeated Treatments

Derek Jones, MD, was an investigator in the study that successfully led to the FDA’s approval for Botox® as a treatment for crow’s feet, so he has a particular interest in the cosmetic. The injectable continues to grow in...

Considering CoolSculpting® for a Los Angeles Summer Season?

Though the winter weather in Southern California never exactly gets into bulky sweater territory—or if it does, it doesn’t stay there long—locals and visitors alike look forward to shedding what layers they do have on to celebrate the summer...

Juvéderm® and Other Fillers See a Rise in Popularity

The recent release of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ 2014 Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Statistics includes numbers on minimally invasive procedures, too. As noted elsewhere on this blog, Botox® proved to be the most popular such cosmetic treatment of...