Dr. Fitzgerald's Dermatology Blog

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

Have you been using creams and lotions to try to stave off the facial sagging that accompanies age? If so, you may feel like your efforts to reverse the sagging are without success. When nearing middle age, many people begin to notice facial drooping creeping up on them. So is a surgical facelift...Read more
Although wrinkles, fine lines and sagging skin make us look older, an often overlooked cause of an aged appearance is how light and shadow plays across your face as you age. Cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald has a keen interest in using dermal fillers to create facial contours that...Read more
Cosmetic dermatologists are physicians who have chosen to specialize in dermatology services that are aesthetic in nature. This doctor will have completed a dermatology residency after med school. At that point, any dermatologist could choose to describe themselves as a cosmetic specialist, but the...Read more
Rosacea is a common skin condition that affects millions of Americans. It typically causes redness, irritation, and red bumps to develop from time-to-time on a person's face. While there is not a cure for Rosacea, there are treatment options that can help it immensely. Find out more about the...Read more
A new year waits just around the corner. Isn't it time you got the rejuvenated, clear skin you've been wishing for? Acne scars can be a really difficult thing to live with. It's bad enough having to live with acne-prone skin, but any scars left behind can be devastating. You may be well into...Read more
Laser hair removal is a great way to eliminate unwanted hair from your arms, legs, back and elsewhere. Here are a few things to expect from the treatment: The Procedure: This non-surgical, non-invasive treatment is simple and fast. It is perfectly normal to feel a sensation similar to a slight...Read more
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...Read more
Some people get varicose veins simply because of family history. But anything that places pressure and weight on your legs can lead to the appearance of varicose veins: Sitting or standing for long periods of time Being overweight Pregnancy (because of weight and pressure placed on the legs) A...Read more
With the winter holidays fast approaching, how will you look and feel your best? BOTOX® Cosmetic offers facial rejuvenation without surgery or downtime. Here are 4 reasons to consider it this holiday season: 1. Fast. Not only is the BOTOX® appointment itself completed relatively quickly, but the...Read more
Ultherapy Ultherapy's the hands-down winner for lifting when surgery is NOT on your to-do list. Watch the video below and see what the editor of Harper's Bazaar has to say about Ultherapy. Ultherapy® is the ONLY FDA-cleared, non-invasive procedure that lifts and tightens the neck, chin and brow,...Read more