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All providers at Santa Monica Dermatology Medical Group are experienced in the treatment of acne
, psoriasis, eczema, rashes, hair loss, nail disease and all forms of skin cancer...
Laser Skin Treatment
Non-ablative fractional resurfacing (the Fraxel 1540) is FDA approved for use in skin resurfacing and may be helpful for acne
Fine Lines and Wrinkle Treatment
Intense Pulsed Light (or Photofacial): This laser effectively treats brown spots and blood vessels without harming surrounding tissue
Laser Hair Removal
Non-ablative Fractional Resurfacing (Fraxel): This laser effectively improves the appearance of
fine lines and wrinkles
skin tone and texture
Ablative Fractional CO2 resurfacing (or Pixel): This laser effectively
smoothes fine lines and wrinkles
shrinks the appearance of pores
blends uneven pigmentation
Injection of superficial leg veins
Chemical Peels including:
We offer lighter peels that require little recovery time as well as the Vi-Peel and Trichloracetic Acid peels, which require greater several days of recovery time...