Introducing ThermiVa, Feminine Rejuvenation

Dermatology & Laser of Del Mar has added ThermiVA, vaginal rejuvenation to its menu of non-invasive treatments.     Vaginal rejuvenation has become a #trendingtreatment in recent months. More and more women are looking for a way to improve their feminine wellness, while getting an aesthetic improvement. For these women ThermiVA may... Continue Reading

What is an AK (Actinic Keratosis)?

An actinic keratosis AK forms when the skin is damaged by ultraviolet (UV) rays from sun exposure or indoor tanning. When you have more than one AK, you have actinic keratoses, or AKs. Anyone who has many AKs should be under a dermatologist’s care. Most people who have many AKs continue... Continue Reading

Laser Hair Removal FAQ’s

Over the last two decades laser hair removal has gained in popularity. Women and men, of all ages and skin types, have treated virtually all body areas in pursuit of smoother, silkier skin. Here are some of the most common questions patients ask when consulting for laser hair removal at... Continue Reading

Smoothbeam / Vbeam laser for acne

Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States. It affects patients of all ages. If your acne goes untreated dark spots and scars can appear on the skin as acne clears. According to the AAD, eighty percent of acne patients develop acne scarring.  VBEAM laser is a... Continue Reading

My Cool Advantage Treatment

My first CoolSculpting treatment was in 2012. I was preparing for a wedding and needed to wear a dress that was impossibly fitted. In the past I had always been able to lose weight and shape up with relative ease, though I could never get rid of what my sister... Continue Reading

Part Two: Botox and beyond: A man’s perspective on cosmetic procedures

PART TWO OF THREE In Part One of Botox and beyond: A man’s perspective on cosmetic procedures, Our patient, Jay, opened up about his motivation to “youth-en-ize” his appearance. In Part Two, he will tell us about his experience with laser skin resurfacing and botox. I must admit, after I... Continue Reading