Skin Care & Skin Rejuvenation

No matter who you are, your face creates an impression on everyone you meet. Naturally you want the impression to be good. Our skin care and skin rejuvenation treatments are all available in an environment where you matter most.

Skin care treatment for your needs

“Healthy skin is a reflection of overall wellness.” While everyone desires flawless and youthful looking skin, several factors including, uneven tone, sun damage or age spots can give a dull appearance adding years to your actual age.

Cosmetic procedures performed by qualified dermatologists can restore the lost glory of your skin.
If you are looking for rejuvenating your skin to bring on that beautiful healthy glow, Dr. Azadeh Shirazi, MD, is a top La Jolla dermatologist who offers some of the best skin care treatments available.

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Why do you need skin care and skin rejuvenation?

The skin is the largest organ in the body and offers the first defense against harmful disease-causing organisms. Made of three layers, it is also nature’s most perfect waterproof barrier. The skin is also the most visible indicator of aging and health. Facial skin is susceptible to age-related wrinkles or spots from sun damage. Frown or laughter lines show up on facial skin resulting in an weathered appearance.

Acne, allergies, rashes and other skin related concerns are quite common for which simple and effective skin care treatments are offered at the La Jolla Dermatology and Laser Surgery Center.

Our accredited center, offers the latest technology in a relaxing and personal spa like setting. A thorough medical assessment is performed to understand the background of any problem while arriving at the best course of treatment specific to you. All treatments offered by leading La Jolla dermatologist Dr. Azadeh Shirazi are couture and completely personalized to suit your individual needs.

Services offered

Botox

Botox is the most preferred and performed nonsurgical procedure to address fine lines, wrinkles and squint lines. It is an FDA-approved cosmetic procedure that gives the best results when performed by qualified and experienced dermatologists.

BOTOX is administered in the comfort of our boutique-like clinic. The number of injections will depend on the areas that need treatment. The strength of the muscle determines the amount of medication needed, and may vary from one appointment to the next.

The extent and nature of the fine lines and wrinkles on your face and neck will be thoroughly assessed before designing the perfect treatment protocol to eliminate them, giving you younger looking and smoother skin.

Botox is generally used to treat the following conditions:

  • Crow’s feet
  • Laugh lines
  • Bunny lines
  • Frown lines across the forehead
  • Deep furrows in-between eyebrows
  • Squint lines
  • Chin dimples
  • Jawline contouring
  • Neck wrinkles and lines

Botox treatments take only 15 minutes with very little down time, making it easy to schedule in your busy day, so you can even comfortably undergo treatment during your lunch break. Regular follow-ups will help monitor the progress and effectiveness of the treatment to offer you maximum long-lasting results.

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Acne and exfoliation treatments

Worried about acne? We understand how troublesome acne and scars can be. We will work closely with you and your unique skin type to eliminate acne, and clear your skin from acne and acne scars. Our biggest reward is restoring your self-confidence and pride in your countenance. Some of the personalized skin care treatments include:

Dermal Infusion Acne treatment

Dermal Infusion is the greatest breakthrough technology for acne amongst other skin conditions. This advanced 3 in 1 technology, extracts, exfoliates, and infuses the skin to deliver radiant skin and aid in clearing acne. Using a patented pore clarifying serum to clean out pores and exfoliate the skin, the treatment is performed in series with other acne medication or as sole treatment when medication are not desired. It can be a natural method for acne treatment and clearance.

Forever Clear BBL™ Acne Laser Treatment

Forever Clear BBLis used to treat inflammatory and pustular acne using advanced laser technology. The laser destroys acne-causing bacteria, reduces inflammation and redness, giving way to clear skin. This offers patients a natural treatment for acne rather than system internal medications or topical therapy. With the unique interchangeable Smart Filters, Forever Clear BBL combines several wavelengths of light into a three-step acne treatment not available on other IPL or acne laser devices.

Additional acne and exfoliation treatments

Acne peels

Suitable even for younger patients with milder acne, acne peels include treatment with enzymes to remove dead skin layers to encourage healthy skin growth and renewal.

We also offer specialized and customized acne peels for moderate to severe acne.

Chemical peels including glycolic, salicylic, amino acid, and enzyme-based, among others, are offered to help you achieve even-toned, healthy-looking skin by removing the outer layers of dead skin. These peels help stimulate the production of collagen that is the natural skin tightening agent.

Photodynamic therapy

Photodynamic therapy involves the application of an acid which is activated using a blue photodynamic light. The light destroys microorganisms that cause acne while also addressing overactive glands that secrete oil.

A large number of patients have been successfully treated with photodynamic therapy to get rid of acne, rosacea, precancerous lesions, and large pores.

Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion uses a diamond tip to exfoliate and renew skin cells. This treatment will smooth out fine lines, brightening the skin to a natural glow. The procedure involves using a controlled diamond handpiece that exfoliates the dead layer of skin. Experience fresher skin that glows even after the very first session. This is part of our Dermal Infusion treatment.

With practically no downtime or complications, you can walk in during your lunchtime for a quick, expert session of microdermabrasion at the La Jolla Dermatology and Laser Surgery Center.

Laser therapies

Sun damaged skin, scars and wrinkles can lower your self-confidence, affecting various aspects of our life. At our medical clinic, we use the most effective laser resurfacing procedures to help rejuvenate your skin.

During the initial consultation, Dr. Shirazi will carefully examine your skin and address your skin issues. After this initial examination, she will best advise the type of laser therapy to address your skin concerns.

Laser resurfacing is highly effective and highly specialized treatment that allows for significant skin tightening and smoothing. This treatment should only be performed in expert hands by a board-certified dermatologist with the necessary training to deliver the results you are looking to achieve. Thein getting rid of uneven skin pigmentation, scars, age spots, stretch marks, fine lines and surgical scars.

Other laser therapies that are offered at La Jolla Dermatology and Laser Surgery Center include:

  • Light therapy for rosacea
  • Laser pigment correction
  • Laser hair removal
  • Vascular treatment using laser to address veins on the face and body
  • Scar therapy
  • Irregular texture
  • Sun damage
  • Mole removal
  • melasma

Rosacea treatment

Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory condition that can be difficult to manage. It can be frustrating to deal with the many challenges that rosacea brings with it, including severe flare-up of acne, lumps or bumps on the nose and facial redness. Many foods, sun, exercise, stress, and smoking are known aggravators of rosacea. The symptoms of rosacea can become chronic and exasperating if not addressed promptly.

We will work closely with you to offer a range of treatment options including topical treatments designed to maintain and delay the progression of Rosacea as well as laser therapies designed to reverse the signs of rosacea. Early intervention in the treatment of rosacea is important to control and delay the progression of the disease. As a board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Shirazi is an expert in the study and treatment of such chronic skin diseases. When evaluated and treated in the early stages, rosacea becomes manageable with better control over any flare-ups.

Give your skin the much-needed care and attention it deserves and bring back its healthy glow by scheduling a consultation at the La Jolla Dermatology and Laser Surgery Center today.

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