Posts by Mitchel P. Goldman, MD
Deep Facial Wrinkles: What to Know
While lines and deep wrinkles are a natural part of aging, Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego makes them optional. We offer a wide variety of lasers that allow our board-certified dermatologists to tailor personalized treatments for every patient looking to improve the appearance of their deep facial wrinkles. What Are Deep Facial Wrinkles, and
What Is the Best Treatment for Deep Facial Wrinkles?
Deep facial wrinkles can be challenging to treat, but options are available. The best treatment for these stubborn creases is often a combination of non-surgical procedures customized to your precise needs and goals. What Causes Deep Facial Wrinkles? Wrinkles are a natural part of the aging process. Creases that appear in the lower half of
How Jeuveau® Works: The Science Behind the Cosmetic Injectable That Smooths Away Wrinkles and Forehead Lines
Jeuveau® is a neuromodulator that uses the same protein as Botox® to treat dynamic lines and wrinkles. It is becoming a more widely known and used treatment due to its innovative technology and highly-effective results. How Does Jeuveau® Work and What Are the Benefits? Jeuveau is an FDA-approved neuromodulator that is injected into specific facial
CoolSculpting vs. Liposuction: What’s the Difference?
CoolSculpting® Elite and liposuction are two of the most popular cosmetic treatments for reducing excess fat. Both treatments have proven successful in fat removal but there are distinct differences between the two. CoolSculpting is a non-surgical procedure designed to freeze stubborn fat cells. In contrast, liposuction is a surgical procedure that suctions fat deposits out
What is the Difference Between Botox and Dermal Fillers?
Botox® Cosmetic and dermal fillers are popular cosmetic procedures that can help you achieve a more youthful appearance. Botox is a neuromodulator that relaxes muscles that cause dynamic wrinkles. Dermal fillers are injected into the skin to add volume to reduce the appearance of wrinkles. These injectable treatments are quick in-office procedures that can reduce
Juvéderm or Botox: Which is Better?
Injectables, such as Botox® Cosmetic and Juvéderm®, are popular treatments used to diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. While they are used to address common signs of aging, they have different formulations and functions to improve the skin. Botox is a neuromodulator that temporarily reduces muscle activity to prevent wrinkles during facial movements,
What Are the Costs Associated with Laser Scar Removal Treatments?
If you’re considering laser scar removal treatment, the cost is probably a factor. The cost of treatment will vary based on where you have your procedure, the type of laser or lasers or other injectable treatments used, and the experience and expertise of your provider. Since this procedure can have a profound impact on your
Is Thermage the Right Skin Tightening Treatment for You?
The Thermage® RF system could be the perfect skin tightening treatment for you if you experience: Thermage is an innovative non-invasive skin tightening treatment that can provide younger-looking skin and significantly reduce signs of aging. A Thermage treatment can be an ideal solution for the right patient. How Does Thermage Work? Thermage is an advanced
How RF Microneedling Minimizes Skin Imperfections
Radiofrequency (RF) microneedling is an effective FDA-approved treatment used to tighten the skin, minimize texture and scarring, and smooth wrinkles. Hair-fine needles penetrate the skin and deliver radiofrequency energy into the dermal tissue to induce collagen production and boost skin elasticity. After a series of treatments, patients are left with tighter, more youthful skin. What
What Is ThermiTight and How Can It Help With Skin Tightening?
ThermiTight is a minimally-invasive treatment that uses radiofrequency energy to promote collagen production. The device offers maximum skin tightening benefits in a single treatment. What Is ThermiTight and What Are the Benefits? ThermiTight is a skin tightening procedure that delivers controlled radiofrequency energy into the deep tissues via a probe. The RF energy stimulates the