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Dermacare Botox Special

Botox rebates are now available!   We have 30, $50 rebates from Allergan.  If you are a “Brilliant Distinctions Member” this will instantly be applied at the time of purchase. Everyone else will receive their rebate in the mail. Current  Botox price of $11/unit.  Call or email now to take advantage of this offer.    

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Advanced Laser Training

I just got back form a weekend of advanced training on our Cutera Lasers (Limelight IPL, Genesis, Laser Vein Removal, Titan and Pearl).  One of the world’s top experts on the treatment of veins and other vascular conditions was sharing his tips and knowledge with us.  In addition, I was able to network with other…

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Tumescent Local Anesthesia and LifeSculpt

Dr. Louis Habbema recently published an article in the Dermatologic Surgery (2009;35:1728-1735) reviewing 3240 cases using the tumescent anesthetic technique for liposuction. (Tumescent anesthesia is when a dilute solution of lidociane is infused in the treatment area.) This review confirms the safety of this procedure, noting that there were no significant complications (i.e. no deaths…

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Another Happy Dermacare Client

We are always thrilled to hear about happy clients.   The biggest compliment we can receive is you honoring us with a referral or repeat business.  See the e-mail below. “Just wanted to let you know that I am happy with my Botox and Juvederm results. I have an upcoming appointment  for a check up, and also…

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I Want to Look Happy, Not Angry

The three best tools for creating a happy, approachable expression… As a child I always remember being afraid of my Great Uncle Joe. I don’t remember anything in particular that he did or said that frightened me, he was just one of those gruff, no-nonsense farmers that always seemed to be angry. I was glad…

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Remembering Chad

Last week, my kids’ first week back in school, was devastated by the untimely death of one of their teachers. Chad Peterson died suddenly at the age of 38.  He was not just another teacher for our family.  His high energy, enthusiasm and encouraging soul had touched 3 of my kids in special ways. My…

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Get Your Moles Off

Cassandra is our Clinic Coordinator for the Dermacare Carlsbad office and today’s guest blogger. The Ellman machine was made for all of us fabulously “moley” individuals and I state with a certainty, that this machine is truly the answer to our prayers. Since it rids us of these often bothersome, cosmetically unpleasing, skin tags/lesions once…

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It’s Not Just Fat

Whether it is Botox, Juvederm, a laser treatment, or most recently our LifeSculpt (Laser assisted liposuction) I continue to be amazed at how profoundly affected people are by the outcomes of a procedure.  LifeSculpt, in particular has been transforming for people.  Repeatedly, people talk about how their life has been changed.  More specifically, their outlook…

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The Miracle of the IPL

Our guest blogger is Vicki.  As an RN she has been preforming laser treatments for 8yrs and is an invaluable member of the Dermacare staff. Needless to say, as a baby boomer nurse working in the skin care industry, I find myself very conscious of the appearance of my skin. Growing up in San Diego…

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“They Carded Me”

One of our clients was all excited about her Titan laser treatment.  She was in her late 40’s and was “carded” at the store while buying some wine. She had a hard time articulating what was better about her face, but there was no question the overall affect was what she wanted.  The Titan is…

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Dermacare’s LifeSculpt Results!

  A current client was kind enough to share with us her LifeSculpt experience.  LifeSculpt is the laser assisted liposuction technique that takes advantage of the Palomar Technologies “SlimLipo” laser.  **** I wanted to comment on the recent SlimLipo (LifeSculpt Procedure) I had there and also thank you ALL so much for patiently helping me get a “better body”…

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Does Getting Juvederm Hurt?

This is a frequently asked question, during our initial consultations, when Juvederm treatments are a consideration.  Without any numbing, the answer to this question is yes.  Fortunately, there are several tricks we can use to make the experience virtually pain free. Earlier this year Allergan added lidocaine (same stuff the dentist uses) to Juvederm.  We…

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Fraxel: Lasting Results!

Recently we have had two clients come back into our office that were past Fraxel clients.  For various reasons, life had kept them away for a couple of years and now they were returning for other services.  What was very exciting was how amazing their skin still looked.  When asked about their procedures, they were…

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I Love Learning!

The thing that has energized me the most since transitioning from traditional family practice to Dermacare is the learning process.  I was becoming burned out after 17 years in family medicine.  This has been a great change.  Medical esthetics is a relative young field; new technologies are being developed all the time.  We are still…

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3 Quick Beauty Treatments for the Holidays

With the Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years coming there will be lots of parties, visitors and pictures being taken.  I am often asked what can we do to get quick results, so we look, and feel our best for this holiday season.   The answer is easy: Microdermabrasions, Juvederm, and Botox.  Lasers are the most effective…

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To Botox or Not to Botox?

At Dermacare, sometimes clients struggle with what it means to “age gracefully”.  They ask themselves: should I get a Fraxel, Botox, or just accept the changes in my face and “age gracefully”?   These questions have made me wonder what does it mean to age gracefully?  Maybe getting treatments is aging gracefully.   Aging gracefully will mean…

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Juvederm Lips

Is there any thing worse than too much Juvederm in the lips?  Of all the areas we can use Juvederm and other fillers, none causes as much concern as the lips.  We have all seen too many “Real Housewives” and Hollywood types who have bad lip jobs.  Recently, I have had a parade of these…

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How Many Fraxel’s Are There?

The Fraxel laser revolutionized the laser skin care industry when it was introduced in 2003.  Prior to that the CO2 and erbium lasers were the key lasers for skin rejuvenation and collagen stimulation.  Unfortunately, these lasers had significant complications rates, long down times (4-5wks) and were not safe on darker skin types.  By “fractionating” the…

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Holiday Greetings

For me and my family this is the Christmas Season. A chance to reflect on those people in our lives that have allowed us to get through another year.  A chance to show the people around us that we care about them and appreciate them.  A time to be grateful for the many blessings, material…

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Growing by Shrinking

We have been reviewing our LifeSculpt procedures (laser assisted liposuction) and have found that we are averaging 15 LifeSculpts per month, since we introduced LifeSculpt in January of last year.  Patients are noticing chin lines are improving, arms are looking more toned, pant sizes are about 2 sizes less and their “muffin tops” are gone.…

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Turn Back the Clock on Crepy Skin

Technology provides help for one of the most challenging issues of aging. One of the most frustrating, age-related skin care issues is what is known as “crepiness”; dry, loose, papery skin that has an almost shriveled appearance. Often irregular in texture and color, it most frequently appears on our necks, under the eyes, on the…

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“We Have a Laser for That!”

When I tell people what my husband does…I’m not going to lie…I get the comment, “How did you get so lucky?”  Well, I am lucky, not only is my husband a really nice guy, he’s really good at his job! The other reason that I’m lucky is that I get asked if my daughters and…

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Shining a Light on Sunscreens by Jeff Birchall, M.D.

When it comes to maintaining good looking skin the most important thing you can do (assuming you don’t smoke) is to avoid sun exposure to the skin.  We live in San Diego because we like an active lifestyle, which includes being outside enjoying our beautiful weather, so for most of us, avoiding the sun means…

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2011 Dermacare Reflections

Transitions are a good time for reflection on the past, celebrations of accomplishments coupled with lessons to be learned. Transitions are also a time for looking ahead, dreaming dreams and taking stock of the work that needs to be done to accomplish those dreams. A new year is one of the transition times. So here…

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A Botox Date

Who would have predicted it, a Botox date? In the last month I have had several couples come into the office to get Botox together. There was a little more laughter that the usual Botox appointment. Combine it with lunch and no kids. Maybe these couples are on to something?

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Body Sculpting

Our cosmetic practice has been expanding over the last couple of years. This has been in part because of our own growth and progression as a clinic and a provider, and also as a result of advances in the field. Historically, the cosmetic field was a surgical specialty. The tools that were available were limited;…

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Amazing Collagen

What is all the fuss about collagen? Since most of you have had a consult at our office, you know we like to talk about collagen stimulation…a lot. The reason for this, the amount of collagen and health of the collagen in the skin makes a huge difference in what our skin looks like. Show…

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Is Lifesculpt For Me?

One of the questions I am often asked about Lifesculpt (or any of our other body shaping procedures) is, “am I a good candidate?” Well, the answer isn’t always straightforward. There are several things that we consider when we are evaluating someone who’s interested in Lifesculpt. This includes their overall health, their current and past…

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Spot Me

The aging face has three basic changes; volume loss, collagen loss and color changes. A lot has been made of the use of fillers such as Juvederm, or fat to replace age-related volume loss. We have previously written about using topical creams, chemical peels and lasers for the restoration of collagen loss, but this month…

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Solutions For Making Your Eyes Shine

One of the biggest areas of concern when clients come in for a consultation is the eye area. There are a couple of reasons for this. First of all, we all find big, beautiful eyes appealing. Recently, I was looking at a picture of the three Kardashian sisters and tried to decide what made Kim…

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Dr. Birchall’s Skin Maintenance Plan

It is a truism of life that if things are not maintained, they break down. If you own a house or a car, or are in a successful relationship, you know this is true. Our skin is no different. Without the investment of time, effort and money, the effects of age, genetics and the environment…

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Combination Treatments

Sometimes a skin consultation can be an overwhelming process, especially if it’s your first exposure to current medical skin care. There are so many options and choices available. What do I do first? Can the treatments be done at the same time? How will the treatments and products interact? Which one is best? Then you…

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A Helping Hand

I have been told if you want to know how old someone is, just look at their hands. With the advances in technologies, we have a number of tricks and tools—mainly lasers and fillers—that allow us to fight the effects of time on our face and restore a more youthful presentation. With all the attention…

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Smooth Skin

We all want smooth skin, but can we achieve it? Fortunately there are a lot of things we can do for this. With a combination of skincare products, medical peels and lasers working both at the cellular level and tissue level, smoother skin is definitely achievable. The first thing to consider in achieving smoother skin…

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LifeSculpt (Laser Assisted Liposuction) and Weight Loss

One of the more common lines of questions that come up during a LifeSculpt consult is about the effects of weight loss on the liposuction procedure. Is there an ideal weight? Should I lose weight first? How will weight loss affect the procedure? Etc. The ideal candidate is at a healthy weight with a stubborn…

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Get The Lift

Get The Lift The most exciting development in cosmetic medicine in the last couple of years is the improvement in our understanding of what causes the sagging face. This has come about largely as a result of the development of several new options for treatment. When the surgical “face lift” was the only treatment option the…

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How to Glow

On a recent vacation, I had the opportunity to do some people watching. Being in the cosmetic field, I spent that time looking at a lot of faces.  There were many women between the ages of 30 and 80; some were pretty and some, not so much.  (Of course, all of this “research” had to…

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Voluma

Voluma is the latest addition to our toolbox of fillers. It is FDA approved for restoration of cheek volume and facial rejuvenation. It is a hyaluronic acid just like Juvederm. This means it is a compound that is naturally found in the human body, making it very safe. It is different in that it is…

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Synergy

“Synergy” -the interaction of elements that when combined produce a total effect that is greater than the sum of the individual elements   I am often asked “what is the key to good skin? Or, what is the best thing to use for my skin?” Being an overachieving, pleaser type, I work hard to give…

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Carlsbad Fire Update

Carlsbad Fire Update  You may have noticed that our Carlsbad office has not been responding to your calls.  Unfortunately, our building was damaged in the fires.  Fortunately, we were all safely evacuated from the area and our homes and families are safe.  We hope each of you can say the same. We are in the process of…

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Carlsbad Fire Update #2

Our Carlsbad location suffered damage in the recent fires. Fortunately, all of our staff are safe, and none of our equipment was damaged. Unfortunately due to the structural and water damage received during the fire, our office will be out of commission for the next 4-6 weeks. We are however continuing with treatment in a…

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Fire Update #3

The process of restoring our Carlsbad office is underway but will be another 3-4 weeks. In the meantime we are very grateful to East of Bali for letting us use their location as we continue to see our Carlsbad clients. Thank you for all your patience and understanding.

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Instant Collagen

Radiesse is one of our options for “volumizing” the face and the hands.  As many of us are aware, over time we lose the fullness in our cheeks, lips, and virtually all parts of the face.  As a result, we start looking tired, sad and saggy.  The same process is occurring in the hands and…

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Cooling Off Fat

Dermacare is pleased to announce the addition of the CoolSculpt procedure to their repertoire of body shaping services. CoolSculpt will add a non-surgical, no downtime treatment option to Dermacare’s weight loss counseling (TSFL), and laser assisted liposuction (LifeSculpt). This complement of options will allow Dermacare to customize a plan to meet most everyone’s goals from complete…

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Turn Back the Clock with Sculptra Aesthetics

Dermacare is excited to announce the use of Sculptra Aesthetics to our practice. This revolutionary injectable treatment gradually reduces the appearance of fine line and deeper facial creases for a natural look that is decidedly younger over time. Sculptra Aesthetics offers long-lasting results, without giving the impression you had your face “done.” What is Sculptra…

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Sagging Skin: Why You Get It, What to do About It

Skin sagging is one of the common signs of the passage of time on your face. Loose skin creates a worn look and encourages the formation of deep facial creases. Why does skin sag as we get older? Environmental factors, as well as normal body processes, are the most common culprits. The good news is…

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LifeSculpt vs. CoolSculpt: Which is Right for Me?

Body contouring comes in a wide variety of packages today. While this allows plastic surgeons to customize treatment to the unique needs of the patient, it can also pose more choices than the average patient is prepared to make. For example, LifeSculpt and CoolSculpt are two popular procedures available at Dermacare Laser and Skin Care…

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Solutions for Flat Buttocks

With full, curvaceous buttocks now the rage, women with a flat, shapeless derriere are turning to plastic surgery to create those curves. At Dermacare Laser and Skin Care Clinics, we believe the natural approach is best – which means using your own resources to create the body contours you are craving. Natural fat transfer can…

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Smooooottthhhh Skin

We like it. We like the feel when we wash our face. We like the feel when someone else touches our face. We like how it looks. With it, we look healthier, more vibrant and more energetic. Yet it can seem so elusive. Don’t despair, we are actually starting to get a good understanding of…

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Should I have a Chemical Peel or Microdermabrasion?

There are a number of options in skin rejuvenation treatments today, which can make it difficult for you to know which treatment will provide you with the best possible results. Chemical peels and microdermabrasion are two effective exfoliating procedures that offer excellent results, depending on the specific concerns you want addressed. Which of these tried…

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Ready To Lose Weight? We Can Help!

Losing weight is much easier to talk about than to actually achieve. Most of us who have tried to shed extra pounds quickly realize the process takes time, commitment and discipline. It can be challenging, sometimes even impossible, to lose that weight alone. That’s why Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics now offers DC Lifestyle…

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Younger Looking Skin with CO2

As we age the collagen in our skin ages with us. Over time the support structure which is made of collagen starts to break down and become uneven. When the collagen breaks down, wrinkles start to form. The Smartskin Co2 Laser is a great way to help reduce or eliminate wrinkles by creating microscopic pulses…

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Is There a Secret Botox Society?

Botox has become the go-to anti-aging treatment for both men and women, but not everyone is willing to come clean about their injections. In fact, a recent article in Cosmopolitan explored the issue of secret Botox treatments in some depth, interviewing women that not only kept injections secret from their friends, but their significant others…

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Sculptra Aesthetic: The Next Generation of Dermal Fillers

Sculptra Aesthetic is a whole new type of dermal filler that offers subtle results over an extended period of time. The active ingredient in Sculptra is poly-L-lactic acid, a synthetic version of lactic acid. This substance helps to replace lost collagen far beneath the skin’s surface, supporting the internal skin structure for a smoother, more…

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Turn Back the Clock on Your Hands with Natural Rejuvenation

Your face is not the only place that will belie the passage of time. The hard-working hands also suffer the effects of aging, with the appearance of age spots and thinning skin that makes the veins on the back of the hand protrude. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we offer treatments specifically designed…

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Making the Choice in Injectable Treatments

Injectable treatments are an effective way to enhance your appearance and address a variety of skin concerns with minimal discomfort and no downtime. Despite their relative ease, it is important to choose a skilled injector and the right formula if you want to see the best results from your treatments. Dr. Birchall and his staff…

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What are My Options in Acne Treatment?

Acne is the most common skin condition in the U.S., according to the American Academy of Dermatology, with 40-50 million Americans suffering from this condition every year. Until fairly recently, the only way to treat acne was through topical and oral medications. However, today’s acne sufferer has many more options, with a myriad of cosmetic…

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Get Bikini Ready with Laser Hair Removal

If unwanted body hair is keeping you from looking forward to the upcoming summer season, now is the time to take action. Get your body bikini ready with laser hair removal from Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics. We offer state-of-the-art laser treatments to give you a smooth, silky look just in time for the…

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Summer Skin

More and more people these days are having issues with their skin and don’t understand why. What people don’t realize that in our quest for a tan, we are severely damaging our skin. Several things can happen when we tan. You skin will become dull, have increased redness, brown spots, wrinkles, and in some cases…

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Sagging Skin Getting You Down? We can Help!

You may think fine lines and wrinkles are the worst thing to fear about growing older, but sagging skin can take a much more dramatic toll on your appearance. Over time, skin loses its laxity, resulting in excess skin hanging around the eyes, cheeks and jawline. Though injectable fillers are part of the solution it will…

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Body Contouring Procedures for Summer

If your body is looking less than stellar during this bikini season, the professional team at Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics can help. We offer a variety of minimally invasive body contouring treatments that shape and sculpt your contour with little discomfort and downtime. Check out these procedures that can get you in shape…

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Men and Cosmetic Procedures: The Brotox Trend

   It is a well-known fact that Botox injections have taken the aesthetic industry by storm. In 2014 alone, more than 6.6 million patients invested in Botox treatments, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. What you may not know is that more than 410,000 of those treatments were requested by male patients. The…

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“Fillers”- Help, I am Confused!

The world of injectable cosmetic fillers has exploded over the last few years. In our clinic alone we have seen over 30% growth in filler use each year for the last five years. This year we have seen a 37% increase year to date. There are several things that contribute to this growth. Increased societal acceptance…

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4 Uses for Dermal Fillers You Didn’t Know About

Dermal fillers , also referred to as soft tissue fillers, are injectable treatments used as an effective anti-aging tool. These procedures have been used for some time to smooth away fine lines and facial creases, particularly around the nose, mouth and jawline. As their popularity has increased, so has the variety of formulations, allowing physicians…

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4 Carlsbad Beaches to Visit before Summer is Over

Summer may be nearing a close, but it’s not too late to check out some of the best beaches in California right in your Carlsbad neighborhood. The staff at Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics has a few suggestions where you can go to bask in the sun and surf – and show off your…

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Half of All Consumers Seeking Cosmetic Procedures, Study Shows

A new study has found that popularity of cosmetic procedures is on a definitive rise, with as many as half of all consumers considering a cosmetic procedure in 2015. Data came from the 2015 ASDS Consumer Survey by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. The primary aesthetic goals of consumers included a desire to turn…

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Facial Fillers get High Ratings, Study Finds

Juvederm Voluma has become a popular option for restoring volume to areas of the face like the cheeks and jawline. Now, a study has found that the formulation offers very satisfying results to most of the patients treated with the injectable procedure. The study specifically looked at patients with moderate to severe signs of aging…

SculpSure Body Contouring Treatment

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Is SculpSure the Right Body Contouring Treatment for You?

Are you looking for a way to smooth out some curves and achieve a leaner body contour without invasive surgery or an extended recovery period? At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we have an innovative solution for you. SculpSure, the latest in non-invasive body contouring is now available at our clinics, offering patients a…

New Year New You

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Weight Loss Help for the New Year

Weight loss is one of the top resolutions made at the beginning of each year. Unfortunately, it is often easier to make the resolution than to stick with it and see it through to completion. If you are serious about losing weight in 2016, the team at Dermacare has a few tips that will help…

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Laser Treatments 101: Which is Right for You?

When it comes to achieving your aesthetic goals with minimal discomfort and downtime involved, laser treatments are the way to go. There are many different lasers available at Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, and each laser can enhance your natural beauty in different ways. How do you know which laser is right for you?…

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Refresh Your Winter Skin with the VI Peel

Winter is a tough season for the skin, as colder temperatures outside and forced heat inside lead to dryness, irritation and a dull appearance overall. Wake up your tired winter skin with the VI Peel, a cosmetic treatment many celebrities swear by due to its unique formulation and stellar results. The VI Peel is a…

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5 Tips to Rejuvenate Winter Skin

Winter is a tough season for the skin, with colder temperatures and dry air creating all kinds of wear and tear on your complexion. Now is the time to rejuvenate tired winter skin before spring officially rolls around. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we feature an array of cosmetic treatments that will help…

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Get Spring-Ready with Laser Hair Removal

With spring right around the corner, now is the time to get ready for sleeveless shirts and shorts by eliminating unwanted facial and body hair that can interfere with your fresh, seasonal look. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we offer laser hair removal treatments that provide permanent hair reduction benefits. Check out why…

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Anti-Aging Benefits of Laser Genesis

When it comes to turning back the clock on your appearance, you have many different options. From injectable treatments to surgical procedures, you can tighten loose skin, smooth away wrinkles and restore youthful vitality to your complexion. If you are looking for a way to get effective anti-aging results without discomfort or downtime, the Laser…

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It May Be the Year of the Neck

“Take a look at the neck if you are unsure of someone’s age. It never lies.” This is something that I have often heard, and I’m sure you have too. While many people realize the importance of using high-quality skincare products on the face and getting treatments like Botox and fillers, the neck is an…

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Get Ready for Bikini Season with Non-Surgical Fat Reduction

It won’t be long before the beach is calling, so now is the time to get ready. Don’t let isolated deposits of fat get in the way of looking your best this summer. If you schedule your fat reduction treatment now, your body is sure to be beach-ready by the time summer rolls around. At…

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Are Your Legs Ready for a Sun-sational Summer?

With the winter months behind us, now is the perfect time to get ready for summer. It typically takes a couple of months to experience optimal results from any new skincare regimen or treatments, so be sure to get on the ball! Before we know it, shorts and bathing suit weather will sneak up on…

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Add Curves with Buttock Augmentation

If your backside is lacking the voluptuous curves you desire, maybe it’s time to give Mother Nature a little help. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, Dr. Birchall offers natural buttock augmentation that uses the patient’s own fat cells to create fullness and curves to the derriere. This procedure can be performed on an…

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“Spring” into the Season with IPL

If you are looking for a way to refresh your look for the new season, why not start with your skin? An intense pulsed light (IPL) fotofacial can be the perfect way to add a radiant glow to all your favorite spring fashions. In addition to your face, IPL can also be used to treat…

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Meet Michele: Permanent Make-Up Artist

We are excited to begin a new relationship with Michele Villanueva Lee, a local permanent make-up artist, who is now a community affiliate of Dermacare. Michele worked in the medical field for more than 25 years, assisting doctors in all back office procedures. She trained at the prestigious Huntington Academy of Permanent Cosmetics, where she…

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San Diego Sun – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly!

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and we, at Dermacare, are proud to support this educational initiative. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. One in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer in their lifetime, one in 55 will be diagnosed with melanoma, and melanoma is the…

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Staying Active in San Diego

San Diego is a beautiful place to live, particularly for residents that like to enjoy outdoor activities and adventure to the fullest. The city boasts a plethora of trails and natural scenery to enjoy hiking, jogging and biking to your heart’s content. In addition, the proximity of the water allows for multiple water sports like…

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The Importance of Sunscreen

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics is celebrating by devoting the month to educating our patients about the importance of sun protection. Skin cancer is one of the deadliest forms of cancer in the U.S. and also one of the most preventable. By simply practicing savvy sun protection…

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How to Get Rid of Acne

Affecting up to 50 million Americans, acne is the most common skin condition in the United States, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Acne can rear its ugly head in the form of pimples, blackheads, whiteheads, and other blemishes commonly found on the face, neck, chest, and back. While many people associate acne with…

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What Causes Acne?

Acne is a common skin condition that affects adolescents and adults alike. Characterized by a variety of different types of pimples, this disease can be as physically painful as it is emotionally embarrassing. Acne can significantly impact a person’s self-confidence and self-esteem, making it more than a simple skin problem. Fortunately, there are a number…

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Go Natural with Your Filler

Dermal fillers are a popular way to get a quick enhancement, whether you are trying to shave away years or add definition to your facial profile. While these formulations have proven safe and effective, there is an even more natural way to get the aesthetic improvements you are looking for. At Dermacare Laser & Skin…

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Do Adults get Acne Vulgaris?

Acne is a condition commonly associated with adolescence, but the truth is that this skin condition can strike at nearly any time of life. While it most frequently occurs during the teen years, many adults are left wondering why their mature faces are sporting those all too familiar pimples once again. The good news is…

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How to Get Clear Skin Fast

Acne is a distressing condition at any age, causing both physical and emotional pain for many sufferers. Even worse, it always seems like those breakouts come at the most inopportune times – like just before a big event you have been waiting months for. If you need to clear up your skin quick in anticipation…

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Say Goodbye to Acne Scars

As if acne wasn’t bad enough to suffer through, many of us are left with unsightly scars once the condition finally clears. Acne scarring can be nearly as troublesome as the actual breakouts were, affecting your self-confidence and your self-esteem. Fortunately, there are effective treatments for acne scarring today that promise to smooth away those…

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Can I Get Botox in My 20s?

Botox has grown in popularity over the years to become the go-to wrinkle treatment for men and women of all ages. In fact, some patients are coming in for their first (or second, or third) Botox injection as early as their 20s. Do 20-somethings benefit from early Botox treatments? For some concerned about the early…

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Designing Your Non-Surgical Facelift

In the past, achieving a more youthful look usually meant surgery, complete with anesthesia, incisions and a lengthy recovery period. Today, we can turn back the clock with minimal disruption to your daily life, thanks to a procedure known as a non-surgical facelift. This procedure is actually a combination of a few of our minimally-invasive…

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The Secret to More Youthful Skin

Regaining your youthful appearance at any age is easier today than ever before. Injectable treatments make it a snap to smooth away those facial creases and restore volume for a younger facial profile. Now, a relative newcomer to the scene is changing the way we look at injectable procedures. With subtle, gradual and long-lasting results,…

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Say Goodbye to Tired Eyes

The eyes are often among the first areas to show the signs of aging. Puffiness and dark circles can plague the lower lid area, making you look like you are perpetually tired. Fine lines can also appear around the outer corners of the eyes as well as underneath, which seem to be that much more…

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Choosing A Clinic for Your Injectable Treatments

Injectable treatments have become some of the most popular and most-performed cosmetic procedures today. Their popularity has also increased the number of providers offering the treatments, from dentists to general practitioners. The huge selection of providers can make it difficult for you to know how to choose the right doctor and clinic for your specific…

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10 Years of Dermacare: The Story

The Story of Dermacare is really the sum of a lot of people’s stories coming together. It’s the stories of our clients and their life journeys colliding with ours. The stories of people who work and have worked here have been educational and inspiring to us. Even the staff who left on less than ideal…

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A Hairy Situation: TheLowdown on Laser Hair Removal

Hair. We spend plenty of time caring for it, styling it and making sure it is just the right color. When it starts to thin, we look for ways to restore it. However, when hair appears on other areas than the head, it becomes an unwanted feature we simply want to get rid of. That…

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Natural Breast Augmentation vs. Silicone Implants

There are more choices in breast augmentation today than ever before. In addition to a variety of silicone implants women can choose from, a newer technique known as natural breast augmentation is also available. This procedure offers a number of benefits over silicone implants, giving many women a less invasive choice with similar, long-lasting results.…

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Is Natural Breast Augmentation Right for Me?

In the quest to enhance your curves, you may be presented with a number of options. Breast augmentation is no longer restricted to the placement of synthetic implants into the breast tissue. Today, women also have the option of natural breast augmentation, a procedure that increases the size of the breasts using fat from the…

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Introducing CoolAdvantage

If you have been a fan of the non-surgical method of body contouring known as CoolSculpting, you will be happy to discover that the process has now been taken to a whole new level with the new CoolAdvantage. This advanced technology cuts CoolSculpting treatment in half! The Art of Freezing Fat CoolSculpting, which was originally…

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Cool It Off This Season with CoolSculpting

Summer may be coming to a close, but it’s not too late to sculpt your summer body. If you had isolated areas of fat that plagued you throughout bikini season, they are not likely to go away when jeans and sweater season rolls around. Instead of hiding those areas under bulky fall clothing, trim it…

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Say Goodbye to Flab with SculpSure

You spent the whole summer sweating it out on those workouts, but some small areas of fat remain. Don’t resign yourself to hiding the fat rolls underneath sweaters and jeans when the weather cools down. Instead, eliminate that fat for good with the revolutionary, non-surgical body contouring procedure SculpSure. With little or no discomfort or…

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No Tattoo Policy? No Problem!

The military is notorious for restricting body art in enlistees. This is particularly true for the Navy, which until recently, had some of the most restrictive tattoo policies of all. While that branch has recently relaxed some of their rules regarding tats, there are still guidelines that could leave some men and women out of…

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Why You Need PicoSure Skin Rejuvenation

If you are looking for a way to achieve full skin rejuvenation with minimal discomfort and no downtime, consider the innovative PicoSure laser procedure. Known for its superior ability to remove tattoos, this device has now been approved to refresh your complexion and treat a host of skin concerns as well. PicoSure is now available…

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Your Best Choice in Tattoo Removal

Once your wedding day is officially on the calendar, your thoughts may turn to removing body ink that might interfere with your wedding portraits. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we offer one of the most effective methods of tattoo removal today. Our laser treatments successfully remove nearly all colors of tattoo ink, so…

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Enjoying Fall in San Diego

With fall in full swing, you might be looking for ways to celebrate the season in the San Diego area. While fall may look a bit different in California than other areas of the country, there are plenty of activities to help you get into the autumn mood. Check out these suggestions from Dermacare Laser…

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Plump Up Your Pout for the Holidays!

The holidays are coming fast, but if your kisser isn’t ready for the mistletoe, there is still time to plump up your pout in time for the season. Thanks to a revolutionary new injectable treatment now available at Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, you can add volume and fullness to your lips without missing…

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Choosing the Best Skin Care Clinic in San Diego

When you are on the hunt for a skin care clinic to handle all of your aesthetic needs, it pays to do your research. When you select the most qualified clinic and staff to handle your procedures, you can rest assured the treatments you choose will be both safe and successful. To assist you in…

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Your Holiday Gift Guide is Here!

Looking for the perfect gift for that special someone in your life? Why not give them the gift that keeps on giving with a product or service from Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics? We offer a wide range of treatments to refresh the complexion, turn back the clock and address those nagging imperfections that…

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Juvederm vs. Other Injections

When it comes to injectable cosmetic treatments, you have plenty of choices today. These procedures are fast, relatively painless and can offer dramatic results. However, the multitude of choices can also make it difficult for you to know which injectable formulation will provide you with the best results. For many patients, Juvederm is the injectable…

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Which Chemicals Are In Chemical Peels?

Chemical peels are an effective way to provide full skin exfoliation and treat a variety of specific skin concerns. One of the greatest advantages to these treatments is the ability of the provider to tailor the peel formulation to the precise needs of each patient. To help you know which type of peel might work…

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Fat Reduction and Body Contouring

If you would like to make 2017 the year you reduce those stubborn areas of fat, perhaps a body contouring treatment is in order. There are many effective ways to trim those fat deposits and create a sleeker body profile without general anesthesia and excessive recovery time. At Dermacare, we offer a variety of body…

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Is Laser Lipo Worth It?

Laser-assisted liposuction is another option in liposuction techniques designed to eliminate unwanted areas of fat from the body. Does this technique deliver on its promises? At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we have seen very positive results for our patients that have undergone laser-assisted lipolysis to help them reach their body contouring goals. We…

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Wedding Treatment Plan

Once your engagement is official, it is time to start preparing for your big day. In addition to booking your venues, ordering flowers and shopping for a dress, it is important to start your beauty routine so you can achieve your cosmetic goals before the wedding date. It is never too soon to schedule your…

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Tattoo Removal Special for Disgruntled Charger Fans

Are you a diehard Chargers fan that has been left feeling abandoned by your beloved team? While it’s easy to get rid of the jerseys, hats and car flags, saying goodbye to your body ink is a bit more challenging. If you are ready to eliminate your San Diego Chargers tat, Dermacare Laser & Skin…

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Get Your Smooth on in 2017

Go smooth in 2017 with body contouring procedures and medical-grade skin products designed for smoother, firmer skin. Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics are committed to helping you look and feel your best from head to toe, which is why we focus just as much on body enhancements as skin care treatments. Check out these…

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Turn Back the Clock with Collagen Peptide

Looking for a way to turn back time without surgery or uncomfortable cosmetic treatments? We have the perfect topical solution for you. Our revolutionary collagen peptide is a cream you can apply at home daily. With a potent punch of antioxidants and other anti-aging ingredients, this formulation will keep your skin looking and feeling its…

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What is a Liquid Facelift?

Looking for a way to regain your youthful appearance without surgery? The team at Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics has the perfect solution for you. A liquid facelift is a non-surgical, minimally-invasive method of smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles and restoring fullness to the midface and under the eyes. With a variety of…

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Is the MonaLisa Touch Right for You?

Women can experience numerous changes to their bodies over time, but some are more comfortable to discuss than others. When it comes to vaginal atrophy or other gynecological changes, many women are hesitant to bring up the issues with their physician. However, there are non-surgical treatments today that can restore vaginal tissue to its more…

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Benefits of Vaginal Rejuvenation

The aging process can take its toll on the body in many ways, including a few you might not think about. Even your most intimate areas can feel the effects of aging, with changes to the vagina that can affect the appearance as well as your personal comfort. Vaginal rejuvenation has become a popular procedure…

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What Makes Pelleve Different from Lasers?

Non-surgical skin tightening has become the way many men and women are turning back the clock on their appearance without anesthesia or scarring. With a variety of options available, it can be difficult to know which procedure will provide you with the best results. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, our staff provides different…

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Reach Your Bikini Goals with CoolSculpting

As summer draws near, it’s time to think about getting that bikini out of hiding soon. If the idea of donning the bathing suit is filling you with more than a little anxiety, perhaps a body contouring treatment is the solution. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we have a non- surgical option to…

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PicoSure Skin Rejuvenation

Skin rejuvenation comes in many forms. Surgery, injectables and laser treatments are just a few examples of the procedures you can receive to look younger. The key is to find the method that works best for your skin type and cosmetic goals. A consultation at Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics can help you find…

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Here’s What You Can Do About Your Acne Scars

You may think of acne as an adolescent condition, and while pimples tend to occur during youth, they don’t always stop by the time you reach adulthood. If you have pimple-prone skin, there’s a chance you will experience the effects of acne scars later in life. Acne scars easily detract from your appearance. Rather than…

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Rejuvenate Your Skin with PRP

Spring is a celebration of fresh starts, and that can go for your skin as well as other areas of your life. What better time to offer your skin the rejuvenation it needs after suffering damage all winter long. Microneedling with PRP is one of the best ways to rev up your complexion and get…

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Pelleve and Botox: A Good Combination?

When looking for a way to reverse time on your appearance, you have plenty of good options today. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we offer a variety of choices to firm up loose skin and smooth away telltale signs of aging like fine lines and wrinkles. With many treatments available, it can be…

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Why Sunscreen Is So Important

It’s no secret that sunscreen is necessary. Ask anyone, and they will tell you that applying generous amounts of sunscreen will protect your skin from harmful lesions and diseases. Everything you know about sunscreen and its value is true, but because the product is so regularly harped upon, it can become easy to lose track…

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Liquid Facelift: The Nonsurgical Solution to Sagging Skin

Don’t let wrinkles and fine lines drain the life from your smiling face. Aging is inevitable, but it doesn’t have to mean dreading your own appearance. While there are hundreds of creams and masks on the market that claim to tighten up loose collagen and elastin, the sad truth is that most don’t provide your…

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3 Ways PRP Therapy Can Enhance Microneedling

Regaining that long sought-after youthful appearance doesn’t have to mean aggressive procedures and long recovery periods. In today’s medical cosmetic space, there are a handful of options for total skin rejuvenation. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, two particular procedures are well-liked among patients: microneedling and PRP therapy. What is Microneedling? Microneedling, also known…

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How Can I Get Rid of Cellulite?

There aren’t many health conditions that discriminate, but unfortunately for women, cellulite is one of them. Ladies of all sizes, shapes and colors suffer from these unsightly dimples. As for why women are the target, you can blame science. Anatomically, men and women both have bands of connective tissues, called septa, under their skin. Structurally,…

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Are Lasers Safe Around the Eyes?

If you’ve been searching for the best way to achieve total skin rejuvenation, you’ve probably noticed the handful of procedures and treatments on the market. For those seeking a more dramatic transformation, a facelift or eyelid surgery may be the right choice. But if you’re looking for a non-invasive way to turn back the clock…

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Lasers vs. Injectables: What’s Better For Around Your Eyes?

Aging skin can be a nuisance to your overall appearance. When lines and wrinkles start to appear, you may try out a handful of “guaranteed to work” lotions and serums, only to be let down by their less-than-stellar results. Your face is something you show to the world every day, so if you’re unhappy with…

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Sclerotherapy versus Laser Vein Removal

Warm weather calls for shorts and flip flops, but visible veins can keep you from enjoying all that our nice weather has to offer. The blue and red networks of veins tend to be most common on the legs, but they can also appear on your face, chest, hands and feet. Not only can these…

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How Does a Vampire Facial Work?

While synthetic cosmetic injectables have become the norm these days, sometimes the best option for rejuvenated skin is a non-synthetic method. Vampire facials take advantage of your body’s natural healing process, using plasma taken from your own blood—no synthetic fillers necessary. Though the process has been around for about 20 years, the vampire facial has…

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Laser Maintenance: The Key to Glowing Skin

October is the month to come in for your next laser treatment. At Dermacare Medical Aesthetics and Dermacare Carlsbad, we are ready to provide you with your next routine laser appointment to keep you looking healthy and feeling great. Most laser treatments require minimal upkeep to ensure the results are enduring. If it has been…

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3 Things to Know before Laser Tattoo Removal

If you have body ink you no longer like, you are not alone. In 2016, more than 52,000 tattoo removal procedures were performed in the U.S., according to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Fortunately, those suffering tattoo regret today have much better options in removal than those seeking to eliminate their body ink…

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Everything You Need to Know: CO2 Laser Treatments

Laser skin rejuvenation has become the go-to choice for skin renewal for many individuals, but it can be hard to know which device will work the best for you. At Dermacare, we offer different laser options, allowing us to customize treatments to the precise needs of all our patients. Our CO2 laser, the SmartSkin CO2…

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3 Factors in Choosing a Moisturizer

No matter what your skin type might be, a moisturizer is likely a necessity for your daily skin care regimen. This is especially the case during the fall and winter months when even the supplest of skin can become dry and itchy. Choosing a moisturizer is no easy task when you consider the massive number…

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Which Body Shaping Procedure is Right for You?

Achieving a smoother, sleeker body contour is easier today than ever before, thanks to a wealth of contouring options now available. But with different treatments to choose from, how do you know which procedure is going to give you the best outcome? At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we offer an array of body…

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Are CoolSculpting Results Permanent?

For the majority of women, the effects of aging, pregnancy and heredity will have their way when it comes to developing areas of unwanted fat. Diet and exercise may help, but for many people, specific regions of the body just won’t let go of fatty deposits. CoolSculpting can make those troublesome areas go away! As…

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CoolSculpting on the Arms

Here in California, the weather’s great all year round, but summer brings with it an additional slew of outdoor social engagements. Think Fourth of July barbecues, poolside afternoons, tropical vacation plans and maybe even some camping trips. This leads to an important question you’ve probably been thinking about for a while. Do you really want…

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CoolSculpting: Where Does the Fat Go?

At Dermacare Laser & Skin Clinic of Rancho Bernardo and Carlsbad, a CoolSculpting certified practice, Dr. Jeff Birchall and his team are delighted to offer CoolSculpting procedures to patients in the greater San Diego and Carlsbad areas. Since its introduction, CoolSculpting has quickly become a popular treatment for patients and with good reason. It can…

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How Does MonaLisa Touch Work?

The Intimate Solution Women Have Been Waiting For At Dermacare of Rancho Bernardo, we are proud to offer MonaLisa Touch to our patients, a transformative procedure that can help you feel rejuvenated from the inside out. MonaLisa Touch is a safe, effective, gentle and lasting solution to vaginal atrophy and its symptoms, which cause many…

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Laser Tattoo Removal vs Tattoo Removal Cream

Regretting the misspelled quote on your forearm? Or the brand logo you got on a dare? Or the ex’s name your current love isn’t so thrilled about? As tattoos become more common, so does tattoo regret. Even ink you once thought you’d be happy with forever can lose its shine as time wears on. You…

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How Do Lasers Work to Rejuvenate the Skin?

Today, women and men have multiple options to rejuvenate the skin safely and achieve long-lasting results. These rejuvenation options include chemical peels, microneedling with PRP and laser as well as more invasive procedures for individuals who have more severe symptoms or desire more dramatic results. Lasers, however, can be an especially great option for people…

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What Type of Filler is Right for Me?

In the pursuit of younger-looking skin, injectable fillers have become an increasingly popular treatment option. These products offer a fast, convenient and effective method for correcting imperfections, enhancing volume and redefining areas of the face. Today, patients are offered a wide variety of facial fillers to help address all kinds of cosmetic concerns and aesthetic…

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When Should I Start Facial Laser Treatments?

Facial Laser treatments are designed to induce the body’s natural healing processes, stimulating collagen production to remodel surface skin and strengthen its underlying structure. With highly developed safety protocols and proven long-lasting results, lasers offer a myriad of benefits for men and women of all skin types and conditions. Given the customizability of laser skin…

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Emerging from Isolation: Redefine Your Goals and Yourself

As states across the nation begin the process of lifting shelter-in-place orders and reopening salons, restaurants and other businesses, there is still much uncertainty about how COVID-19 will impact our lives. This has been a challenging time for everyone. We’ve felt anxiety, grief, guilt, anger, boredom, loneliness and other intense emotions that have taken a…

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Hair Loss: PRP vs Hair Transplant

People who are searching for ways to restore a receding or thinning hairline are often met with two choices: platelet-rich plasma treatment or a hair transplant. It’s not always clear which is the better option, so let’s have them go a few rounds to see which approach comes out on top… Round 1: Procedure  When…

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Can Botox Lift My Eyelids?

When your eyelids droop and sag, it can be a cosmetic problem. Sagging eyelids can potentially make someone look older and more tired than they actually feel and look. Additionally, when the eyelids droop, they can give rise to medical concerns, as the eyelids could disrupt your vision. While you may have heard that a…

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What You Need to Know About Cellulite and How to Get Rid of It

It is a common cosmetic flaw, but it isn’t exactly something you would like to settle with despite its commonality. Cellulite. Cellulite is a cosmetic concern that can be found on various parts of the body. The ‘cottage cheese’ look can come to define your arms, legs, buttocks and abdomen, preventing you from confidently wearing…

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10 Reasons Why truSculpt Flex Could Be Perfect for You

For a long time, surgery was the only way to get results if you wanted muscle and skin tone improvement. But that isn’t the case anymore. Now, you can choose a less invasive treatment like truSculpt flex. This revolutionary muscle-sculpting procedure can provide you with noticeable improvements without the pain, downtime and investment of surgery.…

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Dermacare’s Ultimate Guide to Wrinkle Relaxers

Part One: Introduction In 2019, more than 5 million wrinkle relaxer injections were performed, making it the single most performed cosmetic procedure of the year.[1] This number includes injections from a variety of neuromodulator brands like Botox, Dysport, Xeomin and Jeuveau. Despite a worldwide pandemic that shut down countless industries, wrinkle relaxers held firm in…

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Dermacare’s Ultimate Guide to Dermal Fillers

Part One: Introduction to Dermal Fillers Dermal fillers are minimally invasive injectable treatments that aim to correct a wide array of cosmetic concerns like fine lines, wrinkles, skin sagging and volume loss. They are called “fillers” because they use formulated compounds to replace what the body has naturally lost. While they primarily target the face,…

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Why Is Laser Maintenance Important?

People are often enamored with the results that a single laser treatment can provide. But the real power of laser treatments lies in their ability to improve on those results over time and how well they can maintain optimal aesthetics over a long period. This is often why practitioners will recommend a laser treatment plan…

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Dermacare’s Ultimate Guide to Body Contouring

Part One: Introduction to Body Contouring What Is Body Contouring? Contours are outlines that define the shape or form of a person or object. When we refer to body contouring procedures, we refer to a group of treatments that aim to improve the appearance of those outlines on our bodies. Typically, this focuses on major…

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How Long Do Thread Lifts Last?

Thread lifts are continuing to increase in popularity as they consistently provide patients with substantial improvement to their appearance. Tighter skin that feels significantly more voluminous used to be something that only surgical procedures could achieve, but with a nonsurgical facelift, patients in Carlsbad and San Diego can now enjoy a more defined facial structure…

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6 Popular Treatments Gen Z Can’t Get Enough Of

The verdict is in: Generation Z is all about cosmetic treatments. In fact, hundreds of thousands of cosmetic procedures are performed on people ages 29 and younger each year in the U.S. This hardly comes as a surprise — this generation has grown up in a digital age when information about all the different kinds…

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Which Lip Filler is the Best?

Deciding to transform your lips is only the first step on your filler journey. With so many options on the market, it can seem like you have endless possibilities. Dermacare of San Diego proudly offers multiple lip filler procedures for you to choose from, and we’ll work to help you make the right selection that…

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What’s In Focus at Dermacare Medical Aesthetics?

Taking care of yourself should be a top priority in your life. Your mind, body, and soul are important so that you can enjoy life and everything about it. As you age, it can often be a little bit harder to take care of yourself and enjoy all the new “effects of aging,” and that’s…

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The Beauty of Blue Light Therapy

Red light, green light, yellow light, blue! Blue light therapy uses a light-emitting diode to help with different conditions, especially those that affect the skin. Blue light therapy emits light wavelengths in the 400 nanometers range, which means it is good for lighter, thinner skin lesions and P. acne bacteria as it does not penetrate…

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Erase That Old Tattoo With Laser Tattoo Removal

While tattoos are a fantastic way to commemorate an event, honor a person, or share your personal style, there are some tattoos you end up regretting and wishing they weren’t there at all. Luckily tattoos don’t need to be on the skin forever. Whether you have a tattoo that you have grown out of or…

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The Benefits of PRP for Hair Loss and Skin Rejuvenation

The body is so amazing. It can literally heal itself. When you get hurt, your body protects and heals that area by creating new, fresh skin. But what happens when you intentionally injure your skin and then use your own blood to heal? Complete rejuvenation. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics in San Diego,…

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What Should I Know About Pellevé Skin Tightening?

Collagen is the key to youthful skin. This protein provides men and women with a soft, supple, and healthy-looking facial aesthetic. Unfortunately, collagen is something that slowly diminishes as we get older. This typically happens around the age of 30, and besides it being a natural effect of aging, it can also be sped up…

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Restore Your Facial Aesthetic With Fraxel®

Some of the most common and frustrating cosmetic issues that many men and women struggle with are issues with the skin. Whether it be wrinkles and fine lines, discoloration and pigment issues, or skin laxity, all of these skin blemishes can make you feel that you look older than you are or less attractive than…

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What Can I Expect After RF Excision?

Do you find yourself having moles on your body that either appear out of nowhere or have begun to change shape? If so, then it’s time to come in and get them looked at. There’s no harm in getting various moles examined. Rather, what can be harmful is not doing anything about these moles or…

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Which Peel Is Right for Me?

Many men and women of all ages struggle with dull, lifeless skin, which often causes them to look tired, worn out, and older than they truly are. Getting to the root cause of this issue rather than covering your face with makeup can provide you with a radiant glow that you never knew you could…

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DiamondGlow®: Start the New Year With Radiant Skin

As we look forward to the new year, it can be almost cliche to talk about resolutions and goals for 2023. And while many of these new year’s resolutions can fall by the wayside, one of the most common goals for the new year can be just one cosmetic treatment away. So many men and…

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3 Ways to Prepare to Remove Unwanted Hair From Your Body

Unwanted hair can really take a toll on your lifestyle. Whether it be in a hidden area, like your bikini line or under arms, or somewhere more noticeable, like your chin, pesky hair can be a hindrance because you’ll always be thinking about it. At Dermcare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we offer laser hair…

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Remove Unsightly Veins With Laser Technology

Laser technology is an effective and versatile treatment that can be used to help correct various cosmetic conditions. Whether you are frustrated with acne, lines or wrinkles, or unsightly veins on your face or legs, there is a laser treatment that can help provide you with your ideal aesthetic. In addition to laser skin treatments,…

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Two Tried and and True Methods to Improve Collagen Production for a Healthier Appearance

Collagen is the building block of life. Without collagen, you may begin to look older and more weathered than you wish. Because natural collagen production in the body starts to decrease when men and women are in their 30s, early intervention can be crucial. Luckily, there are cosmetic treatments that can give you a little…

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How Can I Remove My Cellulite? A Guide for Perfectly Smooth Skin

Understanding Cellulite To remove cellulite from the body, you first need to understand it. Here is what you need to know: Causes of Cellulite Cellulite can form for various reasons, and it is most commonly present in the thigh area. An excess of fatty tissue can also cause cellulite to become more apparent on the…

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Everything You Need to Know About CoolSculpting®

Some people look in the mirror and are perfectly content with what they see, while others may only focus on their flaws. These people look at stubborn fat that does not go away with diet or exercise, and this can significantly affect their self-esteem. Many men and women often think of liposuction as the way…

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Your Guide to KYBELLA®: What Can You Expect?

Have you ever tried to take a picture of yourself, only to delete it immediately once you saw an unflattering view of your chin? You may not even be overweight, but the appearance of a double chin can follow you and make you feel self-conscious. Luckily, there is a procedure named KYBELLA® that can help…

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Laser Lipo 101: The Minimally Invasive Liposuction Technique

Excess, unwanted fat can be such a nuisance. It gets in the way, it can cause you to be self-conscious, and it can just be plain annoying when it doesn’t go away despite diet and exercise. At Dermacare Medical Aesthetics, we offer the most advanced technology laser lipo to contour your body, improve your confidence,…

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Part 1: Body-Sculpting Options at Dermacare

It’s no secret that society can push you on a constant journey to perfect your body through various healthy diets and lifestyles. Sometimes, you may need to make an extra effort to reach your goal when diet and exercise fail to yield the results you are after. It may be worth considering going the extra…

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Part 2: Skin Tightening After Weight Loss

Many people struggle with sagging skin after weight loss, and if you find yourself in that same situation, then you may notice that you look slim in your clothing, but the moment you put on your bathing suit or something more revealing, then everything just seems a little bit off. You put in a lot…

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Are HA Fillers Right for You?

To get that youthful, plump facial appearance, you need two things: hydration and volume. However, as you age, your body loses its ability to produce hyaluronic acid (HA), collagen, and elastin, resulting in dry skin and hollowed areas of the face. To prevent this, replenishing your skin and lost volume with HA can help give…

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Is CoolSculpting® Right for You?

We all want to have that body sculpted to perfection, but sometimes, diet and exercises are just not enough to reach this goal. There is always that stubborn fat that won’t go away no matter how much effort you put into it, but luckily, CoolSculpting® is here to save the day. But who is a…

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What You Need to Know About Chemical Peels

We all dream of smooth skin like all celebrities seem to have, but there’s an issue: no one is spared of skin imperfections. Around 85 percent of teenagers deal with acne, most of which carry the condition into adulthood, and 43 percent of people with acne-prone skin will develop scarring. If only you could shed…

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Say Goodbye to Acne! Top 5 Procedures That Can Help

Acne is a condition that affects millions of women and men every year and about 85% of people aged between 12 and 24 have experienced one episode of acne. The problem is that while some individuals have minor breakouts, others live from one breakout to another—one blemish clears and another one pops right next to…

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Silhouette InstaLift® – A Breakthrough Procedure for an Instant Facelift

No one wants loose and sagging skin, but sometimes, it can’t be avoided. Once you pass the age of 30, your body is no longer able to produce collagen as it did before, and your skin can begin to sag. The usual treatment for this issue is facelift surgery. While this procedure is highly efficient,…

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Let Us Introduce You to Potenza™!

Microneedling has been around for a while, and its applications have made it a great tool for skin care. Still, with the appearance of Potenza™, microneedling has become even better. Beautiful skin can become even more beautiful, and this can be done with just a simple tool. But what exactly is Potenza™ microneedling, and what…

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How Long Does Laser Hair Removal Last?

For many people, the simple thought of shaving their armpits or legs one more time is enough to put them on edge. If this sounds like you, then you should probably consider laser hair removal at Dermacare. This procedure will use a laser to destroy the hair follicle and prevent it from growing back, leaving…

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How to Prep for Your Laser Hair Removal Appointment

Hairless skin is something that everyone aspires to obtain. The main problem is that waxing can be very painful, and shaving can be more troublesome than it’s worth. No one wants to spend precious hours on hair removal lotions and creams, which is why removing it permanently with a laser can be a great solution.…

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Why You Need an Enzyme Facial Cleanser

When you are ready to start your day, there is one thing that you should never skip: facial cleansing. All the impurities that gather in your pores during the night must be taken off before you start wearing makeup or cover your face with sunscreen, and this can be done with a good facial cleanser.…

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Reveal Your Beauty With Dermacare Skincare

Your skincare routine can easily affect your health levels. After all, as the largest organ in your body, the skin acts as a defense layer against bacteria, contaminants, etc. So, the better care you take of your skin, the more it can protect you in the long run. If you want to enjoy the best…

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Meet UPNEEQ® for Brighter, Well-Rested Eyes

One of the most frustrating and noticeable effects of aging is drooping eyelids. Sagging skin on the eyelids can make you look tired and older than you truly are… and definitely older than you feel. Low-lying upper eyelids can sometimes require surgery, especially if the sagging skin is affecting your field of vision and eyesight,…

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Everything You Need to Know About Lip Flips

How many times have you seen a commercial with someone applying some lipstick, only to sigh and wish you had nicely shaped lips just like that? The problem is that for your lips to look this full, you probably need a lip filler – something you are not yet ready to commit to. You want…

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Part 1: Our Favorite Injectables and Where We Put Them

There are more than 20 injectables that have been approved by the FDA to enhance your facial appearance and make people look younger. Some of these injectables are meant to relax the muscles and reverse some of the signs of aging. Others are meant to fill in areas that have lost volume over time to…

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Part 2: Our Favorite Injectables and Where We Put Them

The older you get, the more you start noticing that your skin might not look the way you feel it should. You may begin losing volume in your cheeks, you may notice wrinkles on your forehead, or you may also see the smile lines deepening. Some wrinkles form due to repetitive movement, whereas others are…

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How to Achieve Full-Face Correction With Dermal Fillers & BOTOX® Cosmetic

Dermal fillers and BOTOX® Cosmetic are very popular nowadays, and they are no longer “reserved” just for women and men who want to reduce their wrinkles. They can be used by anyone in need of facial correction. If you are feeling insecure about your features, then the right injectables can help you rejuvenate your facial…

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The History of Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics

With plenty of history backing it up, Dermacare keeps up with modern trends and procedures so that clients can enjoy top-notch results.  We started small, more than 17 years ago, and we now offer services to women and men in San Diego, Carlsbad, and, soon, Orange County. Delve into our rich history and see what…

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What Sets Us Apart from Other Med Spas?

When you’re looking for med spa treatments, finding the best clinic for your needs can be a real challenge. Each practice has its own benefits and charms, but only one has the potential of being the perfect fit for you.  What exactly sets Dermacare apart from other med spas? What are the values and morals…

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Everything You Should Know About Dermal Fillers

Are you looking to make subtle changes to your face? Maybe you want to get rid of some wrinkles on your forehead or maybe you want to plump up your lips. If so, dermal fillers, a service offered by Medspa services, may be ideal for you. Read on to find out some key information you…

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4 Benefits of Getting Botox from a Local MedSpa

Over the years, Botox has continued to gain popularity for its ability to rejuvenate someone’s facial look. If you’re no longer satisfied with your overall appearance and want to get rid of those fine lines and wrinkles, consider local Botox services at your local medspa. Here are some reasons to do so. 1. Fast Results…

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We’re Expanding! Meet Us in San Juan Capistrano

More people are looking forward to undergoing cosmetic procedures than ever before. Over the past several years, Dermacare has received requests from friends, family and patients to offer more convenient locations beyond our two north county San Diego clinics. Dr. Birchall and the Dermacare staff are thrilled to announce our dream of expanding our brand…

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Silhouette InstaLift®—Is It Right for You?

With the increase in cosmetic procedures, thread lifts are becoming more popular than ever to offer you a lifting effect and a more youthful facial aesthetic. These threads will lift your skin, using absorbable sutures to promote collagen production, which helps boost your skin’s health structure without the need for noticeable incisions. At Dermacare Laser &…

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Why You Should Choose Medical-Grade Skin Care

In your quest to find the perfect skincare products, you may go through many trials and errors. Finding the right cream often takes time, and some of the “fails” can cause unpleasant reactions like rashes. Depending on the severity of the reaction and the compatibility with your skin, your skin might take a bit longer to recover…

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How Often Should You Be Getting BOTOX® Cosmetic?

Among the different types of cosmetic procedures, BOTOX® Cosmetic remains one of the most popular options. About 811,000 people in their 30s received this treatment in 2020 in an attempt to prevent the early signs of aging. However, though very effective, BOTOX® Cosmetic disables the muscles only temporarily, meaning touch-up treatments will be needed at some…

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Why Choose Bellafill®?

The aging process is something that everyone experiences in their lifetime, and whether you want to or not, at some point you’ll need to embrace the fact that this will become a reality. Luckily there are some cosmetic medicine improvements that can help prevent or even reduce those signs of aging, and at Dermacare Laser…

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When Is It Time to Get Facial Fillers?

Facial fillers aren’t a new cosmetic trend, but many people are still a little confused over whether this treatment option is right for them. If you’ve been considering this option, you might be wondering when is the right time or age to start this type of treatment. Let’s learn more about when to start facial…

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Qualities to Look for in a Local Medspa

A medspa is a wonderful combination of a cosmetic procedure facility and a day spa. Here, you can address cosmetic issues you want to fix, while also finding relaxing treatments for your self-care routine. According to StudyFines, 59% of people report that they aren’t comfortable in their own skin. Lucky for them, quality medspa can…

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The Importance of Maintaining Laser Treatments

Laser treatments can be a very effective tool for skin rejuvenation, which is why so many people are enjoying these procedures. They can reduce various skin conditions from acne to aging signs, making them a popular asset for people of all ages. That being said, while a single laser treatment can provide noticeable, skin-changing results,…

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Why Now Is a Good Time for a Chemical Peel

Summer has come to an end, and you are beginning to trade weekends at the beach for barbecues in your backyard or cozy indoor staycations. Fall can also be a blessing for your skin as the sun is no longer shooting hot rays at you. It is the perfect time to start fixing the summer…

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When Is It Time for a CO2 Laser?

The older you get, the more you start noticing the subtle signs of aging. Fine lines and wrinkles are beginning to form, your skin loses its firmness, and you notice pigmentation spots all over the face. An efficient way to correct all of these imperfections and reduce their intensity is by using a CO2 laser. …

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The Best Dermacare Products to Use After a Laser Treatment

When it comes to beauty, you want the very best for your skin. Whether it be a particular cosmetic treatment or medical-grade skin care solution, it needs to be top notch in order to see noticeable and natural results with a lasting outcome. At Dermacare Laser & Skin Care Clinics, we are proud to help…

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Answering 4 FAQs About Jawline Fillers

Jawline facial contours are an effective way to change the appearance of your jawline with minimally invasive techniques. Many people feel that a well-defined jawline is a crucial part of attractiveness for both men and women. For those who aren’t happy with their jawline, a jawline filler procedure could help! According to Allied Market Research,…

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Questions You Should Ask a Professional Before Getting Botox

Are you curious about what a Botox treatment entails? According to Henry Ford Health, roughly 4 million people in the United States alone get Botox treatment each year. Gitnux, meanwhile, notes that the global market for Botox is projected to reach roughly $7.8 billion by 2028. This safe and effective procedure can reduce and eliminate…

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Introducing SKINVIVE™ – Hydrating the Skin with SKINVIVE™

Dermal fillers have become very popular in the last couple of years. In fact, they are so popular that researchers believe they will surpass $8.75 billion on the market by 2030. There are various reasons why people get these dermal fillers, from enhancing the volume of their lips to reducing wrinkles and giving their face…

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Giving Thanks to Your Loved Ones – Benefits of Gifting Packages

With Thanksgiving and the holidays coming closer, we all want to show our thanks and appreciation for everyone around us. The journey starts with our loved ones, as they need to know how thankful we are for them being part of our lives. But this eventually brings the question: what do we get them to…

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Giving Thanks to Your Skin—Best Skin Care Products for the Winter Months

During the summer months, your skin goes through a lot. UV radiation can be very harmful to the skin, and high temperatures can make you prone to excessive sebum production. So, at the end of summer, you are usually left with dry-looking skin that’s full of fine lines and sun damage.  At Dermacare Laser &…

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Experience Sofwave™ in San Juan Capistrano

As you get older, you may notice that your skin no longer reacts to your skincare routine. No matter how diligent you may be with your use of sunblock and products with active agents, the aging process can’t be fully stopped. This happens because your skin cells are no longer able to self-renew as they…

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How Can Blue Light Therapy Help My Acne?

Acne can be a problem at any age, and adult-onset acne has many possible causes, from hormones to oily skin. Luckily, you have a solution in blue light therapy. Here are some ways this non-invasive treatment can help you. It Kills Bacteria Did you know that bacteria is one of the main culprits of acne?…

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Score on a Dermacare Skincare Travel Bag!

The holiday season brings plenty of excitement, but it can also be a little nerve-wracking if traveling is thrown into the mix. We’ve got you covered! Dermacare Medical Aesthetics makes it easy for everyone to travel and take care of their skin. We are offering a professionally picked travel-sized goody bag for all of your…

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Gift Yourself With Tear Trough Fillers to Combat Holiday Chaos

The holidays should be a time of relaxation, but that’s not always the case because the average person is left completely exhausted by the time the holiday actually rolls around. The lack of sleep or rest from all the social activities can add to a tired state, leaving people with dark circles and unwanted bags…

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Achieve the Perfect Holiday Glow

As Christmas is approaching, more people are opting for cosmetic procedures to look their best in their holiday pictures. That being said, considering the number of procedures on the market, it can be difficult to find the one that can offer the perfect glow with no downtime.  Luckily, there are plenty of treatments providing great…

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Ways Laser Tattoo Removal Can Boost Your Confidence

Lots of people get tattoos, and everyone feels like their tattoo was a great idea when they first had it done. In fact, according to the Pew Research Center, 32% of Americans have a tattoo and 22% even have more than one. But what happens when you change your mind? There are a lot of…

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Mona Lisa Touch for Incontinence: How Does It Work?

Urinary incontinence can be both embarrassing and inconvenient. According to The National Library of Medicine, this problem affects about 200 million people worldwide. Today, there are treatment options available, however, for those who suffer from this condition. The Mona Lisa Touch procedure is changing the lives of millions of women every day. Let’s learn more…

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Introducing Artemis Skinalysis™ Technology to Dermacare

Nowadays, finding the perfect skincare treatment seems to be more difficult than ever. About one in nine women go through at least 10 skincare products, failing to find one that actually works. While part of this may be caused by the quality of the product, this difficulty can also be a direct result of incorrect…

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New Year, New Skin! – Our Top 4 Dermacare Pro Tips for Better Skin

As we make our way into the New Year, we find ourselves focusing more and more on the resolutions we made. About 50 percent of people have resolved to exercise more in 2024, and 47 percent want to eat healthier. Women and men of all ages set these goals to not only improve their health…

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5 Benefits of Natural Hand Renewal

When people want to turn back the hands of time, they often focus on the face and neck, but what about your hands? If you look at someone’s hands, you’ll notice that they can often be a giveaway of someone’s age. Thanks to natural hand renewal, you can refresh your hands and make them look…

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Hyperpigmentation and How to Pretreat Before Services

Laser treatments have grown increasingly more and more popular over the past couple of years, with more and more patients using these aesthetic options to treat age-related skin concerns. In fact, the right type of laser can treat anything from large pores and age spots to wrinkles and fine lines, offering clients an even skin…

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Valentine’s Day Glow With Dermacare’s DiamondGlow® Facial

Galentine’s and Valentine’s Day are just around the corner, making it the perfect time to freshen up your appearance and get a facial treatment. This procedure is ideal for men and women to reduce potential imperfections and obtain a beautiful Valentine’s glow that will make everyone fall in love with them. At Dermacare, anyone can…

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Laser Genesis™ Skin Rejuvenation for Upcoming Events

Every person’s skin goes through stress over the course of a day, from harsh UV light to other types of environmental damage. This stress can lead to the appearance of wrinkles, enlarged pores, acne, excess redness, and more, which often makes both women and men feel self-conscious, especially if they have an important event soon. …

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Introducing Lactic Glow Serum to Dermacare Medical Aesthetics

Finding the perfect skin serum can be very challenging. In fact, most women and men don’t even use facial serums, mainly because they cannot find one that offers the perfect combination of ingredients. To make matters easier, Dermacare Medical Aesthetics introduced the Lactic Glow Serum, which is a gentle product that aims to increase radiance…

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RADIESSE® With Dermacare – What You Need to Know

As the world of aesthetics evolves continuously, dermal fillers are becoming a new normal on the path toward attaining youth. While hyaluronic acid fillers remain popular, hundreds of thousands of men and women are discovering the benefits of calcium hydroxylapatite.  Found in RADIESSE®, this substance can help its patients obtain a youthful appearance for a…

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RADIESSE® Hands Treatment – Things to Know About the Procedure

People’s features reveal everything about themselves. The wrinkles around the eyes tell a story about how they laugh or frown, and the wrinkles on the lower half of their faces talk about their journey through time. And although these lines and wrinkles are usually because of a good reason, many women and men still spend…

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Improve Your Collagen and Elastin Levels! Combat Signs of Aging With Dermacare

Collagen is the main protein in the skin that gives it its volume, and elastin gives it its elasticity. People can get these proteins from certain foods, but the body also produces them naturally. They help to keep the body together, maintaining its strength and structure.  To keep a youthful appearance and reduce signs of…

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What to Expect From Your First Botox Appointment

Botox injections are one of the most popular treatment options. These injections can help with migraines and are well-known for reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Your first appointment can be stressful if you don’t know what to expect. This article will review everything you need to know, so you can go into…

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Body Sculpting: Get CoolSculpting® Cycles with Dermacare

Stubborn fat patches are troublesome to deal with, especially in an area that is difficult to target. Despite exercising or dieting, that fat still lingers on the back, arms, thighs, and more. When traditional methods are not efficient at achieving the desired results, opting for body-sculpting treatments is a good alternative.  A popular option is…

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How Does Body Shaping for Weight Loss Work?

You’ve lost a significant amount of weight through diet and exercise and now may be bothered by excess skin. You’ve heard about procedures like body lifting and contouring that remove loose skin and reshape the body, but how exactly does body shaping for weight loss work? Let’s break it down. What Happens During Weight Loss?…

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Using Laser Liposuction for a Sculpted Body – Why Take the Leap?

Liposuction has become a very common procedure, with more than 1.9 million people getting this procedure in 2021. These numbers have only been increasing, with clients worldwide striving to obtain a beautifully sculpted body. With that in mind, while convenient, traditional liposuction brings a fair amount of downtime that not everyone is ready to handle.…

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Double Cleansing With Our Medical-Grade Skincare

Cleansing the skin has become an essential part of the skincare ritual since impurities cause acne breakouts and various skin imperfections. Still, people fail to realize that one cleanser is not usually enough to get rid of all the dirt accumulated on the skin.  84 percent of women wear makeup, and one round of cleansing…

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3 Ways Laser Tattoo Removal Can Build Your Confidence

Tattoos can be fantastic, but sometimes your lifestyle or tastes will change and you may need to have some ink removed. The good news is that it’s easier to get tattoos removed and the results are often amazing. If you have a tattoo you no longer want, it’s time to speak with the expert tattoo…

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Does Laser Hair Removal Help With PCOS?

Polycystic ovary syndrome is a hormonal disorder that can affect a woman who is still in her childbearing years. It can show up in acne, missed periods, weight gain, or excessive facial hair. Can laser hair removal treatment help with PCOS? Read on to find out more. Reduced Hirsutism Hirsutism refers to when women experience…

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How Should I Prepare for My CoolSculpting Appointment?

Weight loss continues to be one of the main goals for people who lack confidence in their bodies. According to StudyFinds, 59% of people don’t feel comfortable in their skin. In addition to wanting to change visually, being overweight also comes with several health risks. Perhaps you already lost weight and need help with body…

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How to Treat Signs of Early Aging With Botox

Botox is a safe and effective way to fight the signs of premature aging, such as fine lines and wrinkles. According to Gitnux, the worldwide market for Botox services is expected to reach $7.79 billion by 2028. Even with this obvious rise in popularity, it’s crucial to understand how this procedure works to decide if…

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Sign Up and Save With Allē at Dermacare!

When it comes to facial care, finding the best offers and services can have a significant effect on the purchasing experience. Allē is one of the most exclusive loyalty programs out there. So, whether someone already has an established routine or wants to bring things up a notch, Allē can help them save up with…

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Have You Tried a Chemical Peel? Find Out How They Can Help!

Chemical peels have significantly grown in popularity over the past couple of years, and the trend is likely to continue even more by the end of this decade. People are getting more and more face-peel products, but nothing compares to a chemical peel given by a professional. Chemical peels can reduce various spots and imperfections…

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Summer Glow-Up! Revitalize Your Skin With a Chemical Peel

Summer is when everyone can actually “glow” without being judged that they’re too sweaty; however, the skin needs to be prepared for the right glow. Chemical peels have become a popular choice to make that happen, as they help shed the damaged skin faster than the body naturally does. With a chemical peel, the skin…

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Introducing Semaglutide Weight-Loss Injections at Dermacare

Obesity is a widely spread concern, with 16 percent of the world’s adult population struggling with this problem. The issue is even greater in the U.S., as 39 percent of the population has a BMI over 30. With processed food readily available and healthy food often more expensive, people find it difficult to lose weight…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Blue Light Therapy, Answered

More Americans are searching for alternative, non-invasive treatment methods to address various problems. According to StudyFinds, 59% of people aren’t comfortable in their own skin, but a new method with an LED light can help treat this problem. Alternative methods like blue light therapy have shown positive results for skin conditions such as acne and…

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How Can CoolSculpting Be Used on My Arms?

Often when we think of cosmetic procedures, we are thinking of work done on the face. But CoolSculpting can be used on other parts of the body as well. According to StudyFinds, up to 59% of people aren’t comfortable in their own skin. Body shaping for weight loss, like CoolSculpting, can help to boost your…

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Get Laser Liposuction Just in Time for Summer!

Summer is coming around, and with this is the opportunity to wear a swimsuit, sport a cute crop top, or go shirtless on the beach. Naturally, everyone wants to look their best, but those stubborn fat bulges are an unwelcome addition to their summer pictures. Regardless of how much some people diet or hit the…

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Pairing Laser Liposuction With Dermacare’s Semaglutide Weight Loss Injections

When it comes to fat reduction, laser liposuction has gained quite a lot of popularity in the past few years. The laser-assisted liposuction treatment makes for a shorter recovery time and a higher fat reduction, allowing people worldwide to shed excess fat. That said, weight gain can still occur after liposuction, especially if those who…

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Incorporate Vitamin C Into Your Summer Skincare Routine!

The skin has different needs based on the seasons we find ourselves in. UV rays from the sun cause significant damage to the skin and often lead to premature aging. Because of this, many skincare ingredients promise substantial effects on the quality of our skin. Among those ingredients, vitamin C has become the most notable,…

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Why Get Weight Loss Injections Before and After Body-Shaping Treatments

When you are on a journey to obtain a beautiful physique, there are plenty of options that you can get to address stubborn fat. Liposuction has always been a standard, and non-invasive procedures like CoolSculpting® have gained a lot of popularity. These types of treatments can gradually reduce subcutaneous fat, sculpting the body until desirable…

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Plastic Surgery vs. Aesthetic Treatments – Weighing the Options

As new aesthetic advancements appear yearly, beauty seekers have more opportunities than ever to look their best. Emerging technologies reduce the complication rates of surgery, whereas non-invasive procedures allow for quicker recoveries with less discomfort. At Dermacare, patients can now choose their preferred option. We’re happy to announce that we’ll soon be adding plastic surgery…