Dr. Jones In the Media



Experts Break Down Whether Or Not SPF In Makeup Is Enough To Protect Your Skin

Let me be clear: Sunscreen is a must every day you leave the house, but it's even more important in summer — and not just for days when you're at the beach, by the pool, or just laying out at the lake. This is the time of year when UV rays are at their strongest, and I don't think I need to tell you that they don't play around... Read More...


Los Angeles Magazine

The names of those who received the most nominations were crosschecked with the California Medical Board's license profile database and the Department of Consumer. Read More...

ByrdieOptimizing Fillers for Men

"A lot of men come to me and say they were told that Botox® wouldn't work for them, they were resistant to it, or that it wasn't an option," says Derek Jones. Read More...

OutForever Young: Meet Skincare's Secret Weapon

(Out Magazine) April 23, 2018

You hear about a buzzy new skin-care secret every day - charcoal! essential oils! bee venom! Read More...

TimeNip. Tuck. Or Else.

(Time Magazine) June 29, 2015

Why you will be getting cosmetic procedures even if you may not really want to. Read More...

Hollywood ReporterWaiting List in L.A. for Double - Chin Fat Killer

Merle Ginsberg (Hollywood Reporter) June 12, 2015

"I've never seen a demand like this, except for Botox," says Derek Jones, lead investigator in the clinical FDA trials of Kybella. Read More...

ETOnlineThe New Procedure That Could Get Rid of Your Double Chin

Raphael Chestang (ET Online) June 19, 2015

ET's cameras were the first allowed to document the process called Kybella with Dr. Derek Jones, who helped develop the drug. Read More...

NasdaqKYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of KYBELLA

GLOBE NEWSWIRE (KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc) April 30, 2015

Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. announces FDA Approval of KYBELLA (also known as ATX-101) - First and Only Submental Contouring Injectable Drug. Read More...

WebMD NewsNew Drug Zaps Double Chin: FAQ

Kathleen Doheny (WebMD Health News) April 30, 2015

The FDA approved the new drug, called Kybella. A shot that dissolves fat will offer people with a double chin a way to get rid of it without surgery. Read More...

Yahoo NewsFDA Approves Double-Chin Eliminator Injection, Kybella

Sydney Lupkin (Good Morning America) April 30, 2015

Dr. Derek Jones, who gave Kythera's presentation to the FDA in March said that the drug destroys the fat cell's membrane, causing it to burst and disappear permanently. Read More...

AllureThere's a New Way to Get Rid of Your Double Chin

JOAN KRON (allure) April 30, 2015

When Kybella is injected, it destroys not just the fat but the cell envelope containing the fat, which means that if it's injected improperly-say, into the skin-"it can cause skin ulceration", says Derek Jones, lead investigator in the studies. Read More...

LA TimesToo many chins? FDA clears a treatment for that

MELISSA HEALY (LA Times) April 29, 2015

Dr. Jones, the founder of Skin Care and Laser Physicians of Beverly Hills, called deoxycholic acid "an extremely well-studied medicine" whose safety has been established in at least 20 studies. Read More...

NYTInjection Offers Option to Slim Down Double Chin Without Surgery

CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS (The New York Times) April 30, 2015

Dr. Derek H. Jones, a dermatologist and a principal investigator in a trial of the drug's effectiveness, found that people with the most fat had the most swelling. It usually cleared up in 48 to 72 hours. Read More...

WJCL NewsFDA approves double-chin eliminator injection, Kybella

Felicia Abraham (WJCL News) April 30, 2015

The drug is called Kybella, and it is an injectable substance that dissolves fat under the chin. It is expected to be commercially available in June. Read More...

KernNew Drug Kybella Zaps Double Chin: FAQ

Kathleen Doheny (WebMD Health News) April 30, 2015

Kybella is identical to something your body makes called deoxycholic acid, which helps to absorb fats, the FDA says. Read More...

National MonitorFDA approves injection to reduce double-chin fat

Sean Krainert (National Monitor) April 29, 2015

As for the price of the treatment, Kythera is not releasing that list until June, right before the product will be marketed and launched and the physicians are being trained to administer it. Read More...

Channer9 NewsFDA Approves Double-Chin Eliminator Injection, Kybella

Unknown (via ABC News) April 30, 2015

Kybella is identical to something your body makes called deoxycholic acid, which helps to absorb fats, the FDA says. Read More...

ABC NewsDouble Chin Eliminator Injection: What to Know

Sydney, Lupkin. (WORLD NEWS) March 14, 2015

A new drug promises to get rid of double chins without surgery. Read More...

Perfect ScienceATX-101 yet to receive FDA's Final Approval

Diane, Bretting. (Perfect Science) March 16, 2015

A new drug, known as ATX-101, has been specifically designed to eliminate double chins without surgery. Read More...

PR WebASDS Elects New Officers, Board Members

San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) November 07, 2014

Dr. Derek Jones M.D. elected to the Board of Directors of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Read More...

Hollywood ReporterHollywood's Top Doctors: Best Dermatologists in Los Angeles

(THR Staff) September 10, 2014

Hollywood is a town obsessed with its health. So it's no surprise that everyone has an opinion on who are the best doctors in Los Angeles. Dr. Derek Jones is featured in the Hollywood Reporter.

CBSExcess Baggage? New Product Promises To Be Spanx For The Eyes

Sigell, (CBS Los Angeles) May 4, 2014

"Neotensil is a topical product, it's put underneath the eye," Dr. Derek Jones says, "and it basically compresses the eye bags and smooths the skin out." Read More...


Duddling, (Harpers Bazaar) April 15, 2014

Dr. Derek Jones talks about Fat-Dissolving Injections. Now awaiting FDA approval, ATX-101 is a synthetic version of a naturally occurring molecule in the body that breaks down dietary fat. Read More...



"In the JUVÉDERM VOLUMA XC clinical trial, physicians and patients were able to see instant and visible results, including correction of age-related volume loss in the cheek area and a more youthful appearance to the face." said Dr. Derek H. Jones, clinical investigator in the JUVÉDERM VOLUMA XC pivotal study. Read More...

Wall StreetWhat Dermatologists Don't Want You To Know


"Solution. Sick to the three-minute rule", says Dr. Jones, Los Angeles dermatologist and director of Skin and Laser Physicians of Beverley Hills. Read More...

Wall StreetFDA approves Juvéderm for adult midface volume loss

Onorati, (Dermatology Times) Oct 24, 2013

Results demonstrated that almost 50 percent of patients were maintaining optimal correction at two years, Dr. Derek Jones says, Clinical Investigator in the trial; however, many will maintain the correction longer. Read More...

Wall StreetVoluma, a Unique New Filler, Gets FDA Approval

Kron, (Allure) October 25, 2013

According to Dr. Derek Jones, a Beverly Hills dermatologist and the lead investigator in the study, "Voluma lasted in cheeks for up to two years," at least twice the endurance of Restylane®. Read More...

Wall Street8 Skin Mistakes You Don't Know You're Making


"The mistake of over-exfoliating with scrubs and peels can cause excessive dryness and greater visibility of fine lines and wrinkles", says Dr. Derek Jones, founder and director of Skin Care and Laser Physicians of Beverley Hill and clinical associate professor at UCLA. The quick fix, Read More...

Wall Street2 Futuristic Skin Treatments That Could Change Everything

MCINTYRE, (Refinery 29) Oct 28, 2013

"This is a paradigm shift in the way we think about rejuvenating the face", says Dr. Derek Jones (one of the researchers on the just-released clinical study and a consultant for Allergan, the makers of Voluma). Read More...

Dr. Derek H. Jones of Skin Care and Laser Physicians of Beverly Hills is featured in the Spring/Summer 2012 edition of NewBeauty® magazine. The world’s most unique beauty magazine, NewBeauty is the ultimate aesthetic resource for “everything beauty,” covering subjects from advancements in facial fillers to the most luxurious spa treatments to the newest wrinkle-reducing serums and everything in between.



An Injection to Minimize Your Double Chin?

Dr. Derek Jones demonstrates Belotero on "The Doctors":

Dr. Jones was the Lead Investigator on the FDA trial that brought the New JUVEDERM VOLUMA XC into the United States.


Dr. Derek Jones demonstrates Anti Wrinkle Treatment XEOMIN®

Dr. Derek Jones talks about a new non-invasive treatment that supports and compresses the under-eye area, Neotensil™.


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