Introducing …. Lytera 2.0 by SkinMedica. Formulated to address even the most stubborn discoloration regardless of skin type. Improvements are seen in as early as 2 weeks with progressively dramatic results at 12 weeks and beyond. This amazing product helps to optimize results of multiple treatments , including laser therapy, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion. Although… Read More


  Allergan, always at the cutting edge of filler technology, has launched a great new product – Juvederm Vollure!  Designed for the “smile lines” or nasolabial folds, it can be used to rejuvenate multiple areas on the lower face. Because of its special Vycross technology, it is longer lasting than its traditional relatives – Juvederm… Read More


Spring is here! With it, comes warm weather and increased ultraviolet radiation. If you are not already doing so, begin your DAILY sunscreen regimen now, because every time you are in the car, you are in the sun.    Best Sunscreens Colorescience powdered sunscreen – can be reapplied without removing makeup.   SkinCeuticals Tinted Sunscreen… Read More


  Antioxidants are a necessity to protect your skin from UV damage. Here are my favorites: TNS Essential Serum – The ultimate protect/repair product by SkinMedica. Use on face, décolleté, hands daily.             2. Revision 30% Vitamin C lotion – This product can also help to brighten.          … Read More


Not all moisturizers are created equal. Here are my favorites: HA 5 by SkinMedica – can take “lizard skin” on the face and smooth and plump. This product is a necessity for those of us “of a certain age”.       2. Obagi Luxe – less pricey than the above but still good.  … Read More


With warmer weather coming, all of us are venturing into yards, gardens, etc. Make sure you are doing everything you can to protect your face from the elements.  Here are the basics: 1. Sunscreen – At least SPF 30 daily. 2. Retin A – Every night. Don’t stop just because you are spending time in… Read More


  The ground hog was wrong! Spring is almost here, so here are you five “must – dos” to be ready: Laser Hair Removal – axillae, bikini and legs.  Sclerotherapy for those ugly spider veins. Vi Peel – Freshen your face and remove diffuse bronzing before you are in the sun. Fraxel laser for those… Read More


I’m often asked, “What should I do for the fine lines around the eyes? ” Usually my answer is, “Do Botox.” However, as I tell my patients, sometimes more is better. Combination therapy almost always will yield better results. For the eyes: Botox every 3-4 months. Revox 7 –this is a special peptide formula to… Read More


Did you ever want to learn how your dermatologist takes care of her skin? Come to one of these programs for my best tips–and some great discounts as well!   … Read More