Dr. Fitzgerald's Dermatology Blog

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

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
Preventing sun damage and discoloration is one thing - taking it down a level or two or three once you have it is another. Take the quiz to see which treatments could be beneficial for your particular problem(s). While it might fun to enjoy the beautiful sun in our gorgeous state, if you don't...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
Across the country, the average price of laser hair removal can range from a few hundred dollars to several hundred dollars or more per session. The final price may be influenced by a number of factors, such as: Size of the treatment area Number of treatment areas Specific physician's price...Read more
Laser hair removal provides an effective, efficient way to remove unwanted hair. For women especially, unwanted hair can be a major source of embarrassment and lack of confidence. Experienced dermatologist Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald understands just how frustrating this excess hair can be. Fortunately...Read more
..."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...Read more