Dr. Fitzgerald's Dermatology Blog

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

Age spots, liver spots, or sun spots: whatever you call them, you probably don’t want them! Age spots aren’t actually directly caused by age. Instead, these patches of discoloration on your skin are caused by years and years of sun exposure. They may appear as you age, as the accumulation of sun...Read more
April is Stress Awareness Month. Unfortunately, stress is common in our lives. Especially with the many stressors of the COVID-19 pandemic over the last couple of years, feeling worried, anxious, and overwhelmed may be more present in your life than ever before. We hope you’ll take the opportunity...Read more
The temperate, Mediterranean climate of Los Angeles means we're spared the harsh, cold winters and abrupt seasonal changes that other parts of the country experience. Nonetheless, the coming of Spring is the perfect time to take stock of your skin care routine, rid yourself of what isn’t serving...Read more
Sun damage : It’s one of those things that many of us don’t fully appreciate until well into adulthood. You may have accumulated a lot of sun damage in your younger years, but hadn’t seen the ramifications until recently. When sun damage surfaces, it may include: Brown spots Splotchy discoloration...Read more
New Year, new goals. It’s a great time to schedule that cosmetic treatment you’ve been thinking about. At Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald’s practice, we provide an array of procedures to fulfill your vision. Here are some of the most popular non-surgical treatments: Ulthera . Loose, inelastic skin is an...Read more
Have you been considering laser treatment for some time and now you’re ready to get started? Have you had laser treatments before but you’re ready to try something new? In both of these scenarios and others, Fraxel may be a great option! Fraxel is ideal for treating: Uneven skin tone Uneven skin...Read more
CoolTone is a non-invasive device that tones and strengthens muscles in the abdomen, buttocks, and thighs. Receive a 30-minute CoolTone treatment at our comfortable office to fine-tune the results you’ve achieved at the gym! By combining the treatment with CoolSculpting , you can reduce excess fat...Read more
Ultherapy is a non-surgical treatment that tightens skin on the: Brow Chin Neck Chest (the area above the breasts, where a low-cut top would expose) Ultherapy works by heating up tissue in a targeted layer beneath the surface of the skin. This thermal energy tightens and lifts skin in two ways: It...Read more
PICO Genesis is a gentle and effective laser treatment for your skin. If you are unhappy with an uneven, hyperpigmented complexion, then this option may be right for you. PICO Genesis is ideal for reducing or eliminating: Sun damage Brown spots Age spots Hyperpigmentation Melasma and redness...Read more
For many patients, acne is a hereditary condition that comes back with or without a specific trigger. However, any situation that causes oil or dead skin cells to clog the pores of your face can also lead to a flare-up. These triggers can vary from patient to patient, so it’s important to meet with...Read more