Beautiful + Healthy Skin as a Lifestyle
We're not a "quick-fix" skin shop. We're not a "botox bar" pop-up. We believe in total skin health from the inside out, which requires commitment to healthy habits. From boosting internal defenses with nutrients to protecting against external insults like Ultraviolet rays, this blog offers advice on how to achieve and maintain healthy skin for the long-term. We navigate the hype and share the most evidence-based tips on topics from nutrition and stress reduction to the newest lasers and technologies that restore naturally glowing skin. It's simple. Beautiful and healthy skin is a lifestyle.
Your Skin Cancer IQ
Who doesn’t love our sun, surf and sand? Southern California wouldn’t be what it is without its perfect climate. But, too much sun exposure can increase our risk for skin cancer. Skin cancer is now the most common type.... read more
Mohs surgery and Skin Cancer Q&A with Dr. Jennifer Herrmann
Mohs micrographic surgery is a highly precise method for removing skin cancer. It was named after Dr. Frederic Mohs in the 1930s and has been modernized over time. Mohs Skin Cancer surgery offers three unbeatable benefits: the highest cure.... read more
Brotox? Yep, Botox and other popular procedures for your Beau
Brotox? Man-aissance? Although once entirely dominated by females, the cosmetic market for men is growing exponentially. With the explosion of less invasive procedures and the decreasing stigmatization associated with male rejuvenation, many more men are having cosmetic treatments done.... read more
Got Melasma? Piqo4, a new laser for unwanted brown spots
Even before laugh lines or deepening forehead furrows, dark spots are often the first sign that we’re not getting any younger. But unlike blemishes, brown discolorations don’t fade away on their own and can be particularly stubborn, if Melasma.... read more
Scarless Surgery: How close can we get?
A scar marks the final stage of a coordinated healing process after your skin suffers a wound. It’s an amazing, but imperfect operation that creates a replacement that never quite measures up in strength or color to its original.... read more
Vanquish vs. CoolSculpting Q&A with Dr. Jenna Queller
Vanquish is a nonsurgical treatment for fat reduction that painlessly shrinks and destroys stubborn fatty deposits. Because it relies on radiofrequency heating, it also tightens the skin in the areas where fat is reduced. The most popular Vanquish targets.... read more