Why participate in a clinical trial?
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
2y ago
Before a product hits the market, it requires extensive research and studies to ensure it is safe and appropriate for its intended purpose. Many companies who are testing new products will have individuals who are interested in participating in clinical trials utilize the product first. These clinical trials are closely monitored by medical professionals and the results and side effects are tracked and reported as needed to the Food and Drug Administration before it can be approved by the FDA for widespread use. But who are the people who participate in these clinic trials? In many cases, they ..read more
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Contact dermatitis vs. eczema (atopic dermatitis)
Dermatology Institute & Skin Care Center
by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
2y ago
While contact dermatitis and the symptoms of eczema (or atopic dermatitis) are often similar, these two conditions are still different from each other. Dr. Paul Yamauchi and the team at Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center of Santa Monica, California can help patients distinguish between the two to not only get a definitive diagnosis, but to find the best treatment for their needs. What are the similarities between atopic and contact dermatitis? In both atopic and contact dermatitis, patients may experience itching, redness, and bumps on the skin. This is why it can be confusing as to wh ..read more
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Tips on using a facemask
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
2y ago
With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing the surge onward throughout America, it is more important than ever for all individuals to take a proactive approach to protecting themselves from the Coronavirus by wearing a facemask. Facemasks are encouraged in many social settings and even while patients shop to reduce their risk of contracting COVID-19 from another person. However, many Santa Monica, California patients who need to wear masks for their job or leisure activities are finding that they are experiencing a wide range of skin issues. At the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center, Dr. Pa ..read more
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How to initiate an online visit
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
2y ago
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many ways in which we live our lives. Patients are often wondering if they are able to get the same treatments and appointments as they used to before March of 2020. With continued advances in telemedicine and telehealth, many offices are now offering online appointments. At the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center, we understand the importance of continued care during this time and provide safe and effective alternatives, including online visits. How to schedule an online visit Through our website, patients are able to arrange for an online visit with o ..read more
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What is the nanoneedling peel?
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
2y ago
At Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center of Santa Monica, CA, we work closely with new and current patients to help them in rejuvenating their skin to look and feel their best. Certain conditions can cause the skin to look unhealthy. These imperfections can also cause patients to feel self-conscious about how they look. With our team of professionals, we can make recommendations based on a patient’s unique needs. In some instances, Dr. Paul Tamauchi and his associates may speak to patients about the advantages of the nanoneedling peel. What is a nanoneedling peel? Dr. Paul Yamauchi of the ..read more
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When are moles a concern for skin cancer?
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
2y ago
Melanoma is a serious form of skin cancer. Fortunately, it can be rather easy to spot with routine evaluations by a dermatologist. Dr. Paul Yamauchi and his team at the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center can provide routine skin cancer screenings for patients on an annual basis, while also examining changes to the skin between these visits that might suggest the presence of cancerous cells. Melanoma and moles Moles are a common area where a dermatologist will spot signs of skin cancer. However, having a mole doesn’t mean that you have cancer. Moles are present on the body at birth and ..read more
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Improving fat reduction and body contouring with a non-invasive treatment called Coolsculpting
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
2y ago
Most men and women have specific areas of the body that they are having difficulty addressing with traditional methods such as diet and exercise. Excess fat may remain in the midsection no matter how many crunches you do! However, thanks to advances in the medical and aesthetic industry, patients have more options than ever to choose from. Instead of requiring a visit to the plastic surgeon for liposuction or tummy tucks, patients can now choose non-invasive treatments that provide similar results. This includes fat reduction and body contouring solutions with Coolsculpting. What is Coolsculpt ..read more
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Why choose fat transfers for hand rejuvenation?
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
3y ago
When Santa Monica, CA men and women think of the signs of aging, they first think about the fine lines and wrinkles that develop on the face. Crow’s feet, forehead folds, and laugh lines are often the most common signs of aging. However, did you know that your hands can also show your age? As we age, the hands begin to lose their natural volume, making them look aged when compared to other areas of the body. To address this, many patients consider the benefits of using fat transfers for aging hands. What is a fat transfer? First, patients should understand what fat transfers are and how they w ..read more
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Botox & Jeuveau available in Santa Monica, CA area practice
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
3y ago
Cosmetic injectables are nothing new to the dermatological industry. Injectables have been used for many years to help patients turn back the hands of time when faced with fine lines, wrinkles, and folds that contribute to an aged appearance. Botox was approved by the FDA back in 2002 as a solution to treating dynamic wrinkles. However, there’s another injectable on the market today that has been dubbed “Newtox” and is an alternative to traditional Botox. The injectable is called Jeuveau. What is Jeuveau? Jeuveau is a cosmetic injectable that was cleared by the FDA in February of 2019 and can ..read more
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Laser Resurfacing Solutions for Beautiful Skin
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by Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center
3y ago
Poor texture and tone are a common complaint from adult patients who visit the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center in Santa Monica, CA. The skin may appear dull and may be impacted by fine lines and wrinkles. Areas of pigmentation or acne scars may also result in blemishing of healthy skin. Dr. Paul Yamauchi and his team provide patients with solutions for the skin and body, including laser skin resurfacing. How laser skin resurfacing works Laser skin resurfacing is a popular treatment available at the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center. It improves the texture, tone, and overal ..read more
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