Showing blog posts from category: Fine Lines & Wrinkles

How We Treat “Wegovy Face” or “Ozempic Face”

December 15th, 2023

Ozempic® and Wegovy® have become buzzwords for weight loss in social media. The rapid weight loss these injectables are producing has also fueled another trend coined as “Ozempic face” or “Wegovy face.” These terms refer to the loose, hollowed-out skin or droopy appearance that can occur from quickly losing weight with the drug. At Cosmetic

- Fine Lines & Wrinkles - Sagging Skin
December 15th, 2023

Combatting Dynamic Wrinkles with RHA Dermal Fillers

December 12th, 2023

RHA® dermal fillers are minimally invasive injectables made from hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance that maintains skin hydration and elasticity. Unlike traditional dermal fillers, RHA fillers are designed to be more flexible and dynamic, allowing for natural movement and expression. While neuromodulators are often the go-to treatment for dynamic wrinkles, RHA fillers are a

- Dermal Fillers - Fine Lines & Wrinkles - Injectables
December 12th, 2023

Ablative Laser Resurfacing vs. Non-Ablative Laser Treatments: Choosing the Right Option for You

September 27th, 2023

Although both ablative and non-ablative laser treatments are effective tools for skin rejuvenation, they work differently to address skin concerns. You must know how each treatment works before making a commitment to one laser to achieve the results you desire. Here’s a quick guide showcasing ablative vs. non-ablative laser treatments: Understanding Ablative and Non-Ablative Laser

- Aesthetics - Fine Lines & Wrinkles - Laser - Skin Tightening - Sun Damage & Brown Spots
September 27th, 2023

Comparing Morpheus RF and Potenza RF Microneedling Devices: Which Is Right for You?

July 11th, 2023

Many people are swearing by the positive skin-rejuvenating benefits of RF microneedling treatments, and thanks to the latest advancements in cosmetic technology, there are many devices, such as Morpheus8 and Potenza RF, to choose from.  At Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego, we offer Potenza RF microneedling, the latest radiofrequency microneedling treatment that brings the

- Anti-Aging - Fine Lines & Wrinkles - RF Microneedling - Scars - Skin - Skin Texture - Skin Tightening
July 11th, 2023

What to Expect Before, During, and After IPL Photofacial Treatment

June 12th, 2023

Sun exposure, age, and other skin conditions, such as rosacea or spider veins, produce skin discoloration that may be challenging to treat with standard over-the-counter remedies. IPL (intense pulsed light) photofacial treatment is a safe, non-invasive cosmetic procedure used to treat common skin conditions, providing a rejuvenated appearance and removing sun spots. The procedure is

- Anti-Aging - Fine Lines & Wrinkles - Laser - Neck/Chest - Sun Damage & Brown Spots
June 12th, 2023

Are fillers safe?

May 23rd, 2023

Injectable dermal fillers are a minimally-invasive cosmetic treatment that can restore volume and reduce the appearance of wrinkles without the need for anesthesia before the procedure or downtime afterward. Dermal fillers in the Juvéderm®, Restylane®, and RHA® lines are all effective in turning back the clock on aging symptoms and enhancing the facial contours for

- Anti-Aging - Dermal Fillers - Fine Lines & Wrinkles - Injectables
May 23rd, 2023

How Does RF Skin Tightening Work?

March 27th, 2023

Radiofrequency (RF) skin tightening is an effective method for addressing loose skin on the face and neck. It utilizes radiofrequency technology to heat the deep dermal tissue and stimulate the body’s natural healing process to reduce sagging skin, wrinkles, and fine lines. What Is RF Skin Tightening and How Does It Work? RF skin tightening

- Anti-Aging - Fine Lines & Wrinkles
March 27th, 2023

Deep Facial Wrinkles: What to Know

March 23rd, 2023

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

- Fine Lines & Wrinkles - Injectables
March 23rd, 2023

What Is the Best Treatment for Deep Facial Wrinkles?

March 22nd, 2023

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

- Fine Lines & Wrinkles - Injectables -
March 22nd, 2023

How RF Microneedling Minimizes Skin Imperfections

February 8th, 2023

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

- Fine Lines & Wrinkles - RF Microneedling - Scars
February 8th, 2023