Dr. Fitzgerald's Dermatology Blog

Cosmetic Dermatologist Serving Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Larchmont & surrounding areas in California

Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive skin rejuvenation treatment that uses microcrystals to remove the dead, dry skin cells on the surface of your face and reveal newer, younger-looking underlying layers of skin. The microdermabrasion treatments can be performed during your lunch hour and completed...Read more
A double chin is one of the most frustrating parts of getting older and gaining weight. Diet and exercise do little to address this small area, so many men and women choose plastic surgery such as liposuction or non-surgical alternatives such as Kybella® injections to reduce and eliminate fat...Read more
Laser hair removal technology continues to improve, and our dermatologist can treat many areas of the body on men and women. For women, the legs are one of the most popular body parts for laser hair removal , and for a good reason. Women often begin shaving in their teens and continue to do so for...Read more
Leg veins such as varicose veins and spider veins are often frustrating and embarrassing. These unsightly streaks on your lower legs likely prevent you from wearing shorts, sundresses or putting on a swimsuit, but they may also cause you pain. Varicose veins typically come with symptoms such as...Read more
Injectables are a great non-surgical way to improve your facial appearance and can even treat issues such as excessive sweating and migraine headaches. However, BOTOX™ Cosmetic and dermal fillers provide different benefits. Our dermatologist in Los Angeles can help you determine which of the...Read more
When you go to the dermatologist, it’s important to have questions ready to ask about your skin and any problems you may have noticed since your last visit. For example, moles continue to appear throughout your life and may need to be removed periodically and tested for skin cancer. Additionally,...Read more
Of course everyone ages differently, but once you are in your 30s, wrinkles, sun spots and slack skin may become more predominant. At this age, it's common for certain things to catch up to you: sunbathing, cigarettes, alcohol and poor diet – if any of these things were partaken of excessively in...Read more
In a word: Yes! CoolMini – the cleverly named CoolSculpting device miniaturized for treating double chins – works splendidly. Just like the larger CoolSculpting device, it works by freezing excess fat cells, which are then disposed of by your body over time. The CoolMini is simply a smaller device...Read more
While it might fun to enjoy the beautiful sun in our gorgeous state, if you don't remember the sunscreen, your skin is susceptible to damage from the sun's rays. However, there is hope! In this infographic, we share some of the treatments we offer: To schedule an appointment with our dermatologist...Read more
Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald is not only a skilled, board-certified dermatologist , she is also an avid researcher, speaker and mentor in the field of dermatology. If you are searching for an aesthetic skin specialist in Los Angeles, here are just a few of the reasons to choose Dr. Fitzgerald: 1...Read more