Pacific Dermatology and Cosmetic Center | Blog | News - Part 28

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Fraxel re:pair vs CO2 laser

Dear Dr. Reichel: I'm in my early 40's and am not happy with how my skin looks.  I pride myself on wearing good sunscreen and taking care of my skin, however I feel as though the fine lines and brown spots are getting the better of me.  I have looked into lasers and read about both...  read more


Dear Doctor, I have Xanthelasma and have read that TCA peels are great for treating it, would you agree?  Or can you recommend other treatment options for me. Thank you. D  Dear D: I have not had great luck with TCA for xanthelasma, but it can be an option, I do have high % TCA available ....  read more


As seen on Dr. Oz, Fat Harvest and Fat Transfer

Dear Dr. Reichel I had seen a procedure on the Dr. Oz show where liposuction was performed and (immediately) the fat was used to add volumne under the eyes. It sounds like you do the same thing. I'm wondering if this involves general ansthesia or can be performed as an "out patient"? Also can you...  read more


Hello Dr. Reichel.......I thought I should touch base with you since my last appointment.  I saw you last July 2010 for treatment of my Syringomas with the Fraxel laser; after a couple weeks of healing I came in for a follow-up.  Neither of us were particulary satisfied with the results as the syringomas were still pronounced.  You offered another round of treatment...  read more


So Long, Crow’s-Feet They crop up for a variety of reasons: Age-related collagen loss, smoking, squinting and sun damage are likely culprits. They can appear when you’re in your 20s…or may hold off until you hit your 40s. Regardless of when these fine lines start creeping from the corners of your eyes to your temples,...  read more


How much will tumescent liposuction for male gynecomastia cost?

Dear Dr. Reichel, I need to have tumescent liposuction gynecomastectomy, can you give me a ballpark cost for this procedure?  Also, it works best in my schedule to have a consultation on Fridays, does this work for you? And what is the cost for this?  Thank you.  Keith    Hi Keith – I do consults...  read more


Now is the time to take care of your skin, no matter what your age

  As featured in Peoples Stylewatch September issue Under “Best Serums For…UV Protection,” C E Ferulic is “A powerful combo of anti-oxidants prevents sun damage and improves skin tone.” As featured in Fitness magazines September issue Phyto+ featured as a go to product for reducing brown spots, dark patches and fine lines that result from...  read more


It's a must have and we have it!

I am thrilled and excited to share the placement from the October 2011 issue of Allure, featuring its highly-anticipated “Best of Beauty” Awards, in which SkinCeuticals Phloretin CF wins the award for “Best Anti-Aging Treatment: Antioxidant.”


I want to get rid of those dark circles under my eyes

   Dear Dr. Reichel,   “As I aged and lost fat under my skin, the area under my eyes became darker. The Circles under my eyes have become more prominent. I have dark skin, so I'm wondering if this is a problem?  And secondly do I need bleaching creme, or something else to make these circles less prominent....  read more


Pacific Dermatology & Cosmetic Center's October Newsletter

Goodbye summer, hello fall. Time to start pulling out jackets and boots as the air keeps getting crisper every morning! Although many of us are sad to see the sun slowly fair us well, it is a great time to start addressing some of those skin issues many of us put off during the summertime....  read more


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