This patient decided on Belotero vs Botox and is happy with her results.*

Malibu Patient Chooses Belotero Vs Botox For Vertical Frown Lines

The Malibu Patient chooses Belotero vs Botox for vertical frown lines: This Malibu patient was dissatisfied with the 11s that suddenly crept across her forehead and in between her eyes. Lines that form in between the eyes — caused by the constant creasing of the frontalis muscles, usually brought on by worry or stress, are…

Manhattan Beach patient before and after first laser rosacea treatment at Dr. U Skin Clinic.

Manhattan Beach Patient Chooses Dr. U’s Laser Treatment For Rosacea

This Manhattan Beach Los Angeles patient of Dr. U was concerned about the worsening signs of redness on his chest due to Rosacea,  a chronic, progressive inflammatory skin condition. It typically occurs on the face and neck due to abnormalities in the tiny blood vessels close to the skin which result in persistent redness. Incidences…

A keloid in an earlobe piercing may be effectively removed through flap excision surgery. Here are before and after photos of this patient's procedure.

Surgical Removal of Keloid in Earlobe Piercing By Dr.U

Keloid tissue growth on the earlobe may often occur in individuals with dark skin tones who have ear piercings. This Brentwood, Los Angeles patient made the decision to have her ears pierced. Shortly afterward, a  keloid developed in the form of a large hard lump on the earlobe. Although she had received steroid injection treatments…

Manhattan Beach patient before and after laser tattoo removal on her lower abdomen.

Manhattan Beach Patient Thrilled With Results After Laser Tattoo Removal

Manhattan Beach Patient Thrilled With Results After Laser Tattoo Removal: Tattoos can be a great way to express one’s sense of individuality — but sometimes, they can also serve as unpleasant reminders. The Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles patient, in this case, wanted to have a tattoo removed. The word “Ratko” was inked in a cursive…

Manhattan Beach patient had a successful lift of sagging jowls without surgery at Dr. U's Los Angeles clinic, based in Redondo Beach*

Manhattan Beach Patient Learns How to Get Rid of Jowls With Fillers

Manhattan Beach Patient Learns How to Get Rid of Jowls With Fillers: The jowls are actually the skin and fat tissue beneath the corners of the mouth that sometimes sag below the jawline, due to the aging process. This often develops after an individual turns 50, once facial volume begins to decrease. Once subcutaneous tissue…

Dysport Used in Treatment of Frown Lines by Dr. U

Dysport used in the treatment of frown lines by Dr. U: Glabellar Lines, more commonly known as frown lines, are creases that form on your forehead after years of sunlight, due to their ability to weaken collagen and elastin in the skin, or aging. The lines are typically noticeable in between your eyebrows when you…

Before and after photo of Belotero vs Juvederm treatment for fine line.

Dr.U’s Patient Chooses Belotero vs Juvederm for Single Fine Line on Her Face

This Redondo Beach, Los Angeles patient wanted to get rid of a single, faint line on the left side of her face which had developed from years of smiling. Although the wrinkle appears to be very minor, it was still bothersome to her because it was stubborn and would obviously not go away on its…

This Manhattan Beach patient approached Dr. U for a smile lines filler treatment.

Dr. U Uses Radiesse As a Smile Lines Filler for Manhattan Beach Patient

Smile lines are also referred to as laugh lines and nasolabial folds. Over time, they develop into deep grooves around the sides of the mouth as the lower face starts to lose volume. According to researchers, nasolabial folds are the biggest sign of an aging face. In one study, published by Clinical, Cosmetic, and Investigational…

This Venice Beach patient wanted to remove crows feet, so Dr. Umar recommended Belotero.

Venice Beach Patient Chooses to Remove Crows Feet Fine Lines with Belotero

Belotero is a hyaluronic acid filler, related to Juvederm and Restylane. However, it has undergone a newer, patented cross-linking process to fill in fine, surface lines. This male patient from Venice Beach, Los Angeles wanted to reduce the appearance of crows feet fine lines around his eyes. He did not want laser treatment. Although he…

Before and after photos of a lip augmentation for the cupid's bow

Amazingly Natural Looking Lip Augmentation Results for Redondo Beach Patient

Lip augmentation is a procedure aimed towards achieving plumper, fuller lips. It has become a common cosmetic treatment, as non-invasive fillers like Juvederm and Restylane have grown in popularity.  However, achieving subtle lip enhancement results can be a surprising challenge. Many times, the result is an obvious, over-puckered “duck lip”. This patient wanted a slight…