Dr. Fitzgerald's Dermatology Blog

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

Prevention truly is the ounce that limits the need for a pound of cure. Sun damage is sneaky. You "think" those beach days and poolside afternoons are just giving you a nice tan, but in effect, a tan is your body's attempt to protect itself from the damage of the sun's UVA and UVB rays. The UVB...Read more
This summer's heatwave is exhausting. It's also exhausting for your skin! Here are a few tips to help your skn thru the heat and recover from it! If you can skip makeup , do. Your body needs to sweat and the pores need to be open. Most makeup is longwear and can act like a slightly occlusive layer...Read more
Squeamish at the idea of surgery just to achieve some mild level of skin tightening? For many years the only option for tightening and toning loose skin around the eyelids and face was surgery. Although highly effective, it is also quite invasive and requires considerable downtime for recovery...Read more
If you are a novice to laser treatment for improvement to skin rejuvenation, Clear+Brilliant Laser may be an ideal first step into the benefits of laser for a wide array of skin problems. Or if you have minimal problems with pigment or roughness, think of Clear + Brilliant as a level-up from...Read more
If you are considering laser treatment to reduce or eliminate wrinkles, scars, or pigmentation spots, Fraxel might be the best choice. As the name implies, Fraxel lasers target a fraction of the skin during each treatment session. This fractional skin resurfacing treatment helps stimulate collagen...Read more
Having some knowledge about how you and your dermatologist can help your skin stay healthy and smooth is pretty empowering. The discovery starts here. Our very cool SmartSkin Guides show you how to maintain and recoup lost collagen and how to prevent and treat dark spots on your skin. Get Access to...Read more
One of the most popular products for the cosmetic treatment of aging symptoms on the face, BOTOX is well known and well-proven. Although the results tend to last for quite a while, they are not permanent. There is also a balance between dramatic results that may last longer versus a more natural-...Read more
Not to make you look different - just to make you look better in a very natural way. You may have heard of hyaluronic acid (HA) from some of your favorite skincare products or anatomy class — it is a natural substance found in the human body, after all! Did you know that modified HA is the main...Read more
An additional professional skin care line has been selected by Dr. Fitzgerald for the benefit of our patients. Restoresea Pro products are supported by a unique enzyme that's kind to every skin. Restorsea is a clean physician-dispensed skincare line. All products contain the hatching enzyme,...Read more
At Rebecca Fitzgerald MD Dermatology, we know the impact your appearance has on your self-confidence - and how certain skin conditions can be frustrating and at times embarrassing. Dealing with sun damage, broken capillaries, brown or age spots, and sun-induced freckles can become a daily, time-...Read more