Hair Loss Solutions for Women

Up to a third of all women experience hair loss at some point in their lives. While many men grow up expecting that they may have thinning or balding hair – especially if hair loss runs in their family – it can be more surprising for women to realize their formerly thick, healthy hair is… Read More »

What Causes Hair Loss in Men?

Nearly 40% of guys in their thirties experience hereditary hair loss. Over half face it by the time they reach fifty. Men struggling with hair loss can start as early as puberty. In addition, an estimated fifty million American men experience male pattern baldness, clinically known as androgenic alopecia. While genes play the most significant… Read More »

How Microdermabrasion Works to Improve Your Skin

If you struggle with dull, lackluster skin and wish to improve it, microdermabrasion is a straightforward, non-surgical solution. This advanced skin resurfacing treatment repairs multiple skin issues to return your complexion to a youthful, radiant appearance. Though removing the top layer of your skin might sound harsh, microdermabrasion is a reasonably gentle skin treatment. At… Read More »

How to Prepare for Sclerotherapy

At Dermatology Medical Group of San Francisco, our experienced doctors take pride in helping patients enhance their aesthetics, boost their confidence, and feel better about their appearance by removing the unsightly spider veins from their legs and other parts of their bodies. If you are considering our sclerotherapy procedure, you may have questions about what… Read More »

Why Botox® Should Be Part of Your Beauty Routine

Every day, you make dozens of unconscious facial expressions. You may frown when you’re concentrating on a challenging problem or burst into laughter when your friend tells you a joke. Years of habitual smiling, squinting, and frowning leave their traces on your face in the form of wrinkles that deepen with age. If you are… Read More »

Exposing Botox® Myths

While Botox® has been a household name for two decades and is the world’s most popular non-surgical cosmetic treatment, some persistent misconceptions still linger about what this product can do and what happens during a Botox® appointment. Let’s put on our myth-busting hats and debunk some of the most enduring misunderstandings about Botox®. 1. Botox®Read More »

What Causes Facial Veins?

Spider veins or broken capillaries can appear in many places on your body, including your nose, cheeks, and chin. While these tiny colored lines are harmless and typically painless, they can be embarrassing, leaving you wondering where they have come from and what you can do to resolve them. A Brief Guide to Facial Veins… Read More »

5 Things to Know About Ulthera®

Youthful skin has an abundant supply of collagen and elastin – essential proteins that provide support and keep the skin supple and resilient. However, collagen and elastin production declines with age, making your skin thinner and allowing wrinkles and sagging to form.   In the past, surgeries such as facelifts, neck lifts, and brow lifts… Read More »

What Is PRP Therapy?

Though the concept of regenerative medicine once existed only in science fiction, it has now become a practical reality benefiting many patients. Dermatology and cosmetic medicine are leading the charge toward this emerging technique, which uses the body’s cells to stimulate and support healing. One such method, platelet-rich plasma therapy, has already delivered exciting results… Read More »