Cosmetic Dermatologist Serving Beverly Hills, Larchmont & surrounding areas of Los Angeles
Stress-less Laser Toning
Are you looking in the mirror and seeing vague discoloration in your skin? Are you confused about what types of procedures get results with the lowest risk and the quickest results?
Introducing Laser Toning with pico second technology – and yes, this deserves a big “ta dah”!
Sun damage, red spots, and enlarged pores can be embarrassing and unsightly. When they occur on your face, they can be hard to hide. These effects of aging don't have to be permanent, though. A broadband light (BBL) photofacial could help alleviate these issues in a gentle, non-invasive outpatient procedure.
If you have unsightly skin conditions, you've probably considered laser skin rejuvenation at some point. One concern Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald often hears from people interested in laser skin treatments is the matter of downtime. If you're a busy professional, it may not be easy to take multiple days off work to recover from a laser skin procedure.
..."My son just quit a job he loved and that paid well. When I asked why he'd make such a decision, he pointed at all the dark spots on his face and said, 'This is why!'
You know the sun is the biggest skin discoloration cause out there, but you might not know these other common, yet unexpected culprits.
You may be really frustrated by the presence of age spots on your skin. Concealer is sometimes effective in covering up these pesky brown spots, but many people get frustrated by the need to use a concealer every day in order to experience even, unmarred skin.
Here are the contributing factors for age spots:
Age spots can make you look a lot older than you are. These discolorations are also referred to as "brown spots" and "liver spots." Although the decreased cell turnover associated with age contributes to these spots, they are actually caused by sun exposure. Prolonged time soaking up UVA/UVB rays causes your body to respond with an increase in melanin.
"Madeline gets tan in an hour. It takes me all summer!”
Not all skin is born equal. Some of us can get a golden tan in an hour with little sun damage and others can work at it all summer and end up only faintly beige – with a host of sun damage that shows up for decades. Why?