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Neck Rejuvenation

Friday, June 21st, 2013

Telltale signs of advancing age are often first noticed in the neck and jawline.  At Batra Dermatology, we offer neck liposuction, platysmal repair, and neck lifts, all targeted to produce a more youthful and natural look with minimally invasive, targeted therapy.  All performed under local anesthetic, Dr. Batra uses a combination approach of these three...  read more

Want Longer, Thicker, Darker Lashes?

Friday, June 21st, 2013

For anyone who puts on mascara every morning or goes to the salon every four weeks to fill in their eyelash extensions, you may want to consider starting Latisse.  Latisse is FDA approved to make your own lashes grow thicker and longer in just 6-8 weeks, doubling their fullness at 16 weeks! How does it work?...  read more

Skin Cancer Awareness

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Moles come in a variety of shapes, colors, and sizes, so it can be confusing to figure out which ones to look out for.  The American Academy of Dermatology uses the acronym ABCDE to help remember what to look for. "A" stands for "asymmetry".  Normal moles should be symmetric, meaning that if you were to...  read more

Injectable Fillers

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

As we age, certain areas of our skin lose volume over time.  Common visible areas that show these signs of aging are around the mouth, under the eyes, and the backs of the hands.  Injectable fillers have been developed to reduce the appearance of volume loss and rejuvenate these areas. How does it work?  Fillers...  read more

Protect Your Skin!

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Sunscreen should be part of your daily morning regimen, regardless if the sun is out.  Here, in sunny southern California, you never know when those gloomy clouds will burn off, so you always want to be prepared!  At the very minimum, we recommend applying sunscreen to your face and neck each morning, as these areas...  read more

Surgical Excisions

Monday, June 17th, 2013

  Surgical excision can be considered as a treatment option for a variety of conditions. It can be used to remove cysts, lipomas (benign fatty tumors), or even for scar revision. Depending on the area of occurrence, an excision can be performed to remove skin cancers, such as basal cell carcinoma, squamous cells carcinoma, and...  read more

Stem Cell FaceLift - What is it?

Monday, June 17th, 2013

Stem Cell Face Lift (SCFL) uses state-of-the-art technology to make you look younger with just one treatment.  It combines the application of hyaluronic acid fillers with blood derived growth factors.  Not only does SCFL restore the lost volume in your skin, but it also stimulates your own skin cells to grow in the treated area...  read more

Your Questions About Acne

Monday, June 17th, 2013

People of all ages have battled against acne, but different causes of acne determine which treatments work best for it! For open pores that collect oxidized sebum or keratin, commonly called blackheads, facials are a great option to clear out clogged pores to help prevent infection.  To decrease you pore size, prescription strength tretinoin (also...  read more

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Friday, December 21st, 2012

Welcome to my blog! Within this regularly updated feature of my website, I will provide visitors with practice news and specials, as well as information regarding the most recent technological advances and new treatments in Dermatology. I believe that patient education and open communication with your doctor are the keys to achieving healthy, aesthetically-pleasing results...  read more