Jacob Rispler, MD
Antonius Abraham, PA-C
Laser Hair Removal
Eat Your Way to Healthy Skin
Sep 12, 2019
We’ve all heard the old adage, “you are what you eat.” There is a reason why that statement has stood the test of time, because it’s true. Skin is the largest human organ, followed by the liver.
Mineral-Based & Zinc Sunscreens for the Win!
Sep 04, 2019
Even as summer comes to an end, it is still important to slather on ample protection when heading out during the day. Despite what you may have been told, you can still get a substantial sunburn on a cloudy day.
Most Effective Acne Scar Treatments
Aug 27, 2019
Living with acne scars can be very limiting. Facial scarring can negatively affect your social life and daily routine. For those suffering from acne scars, fear not, there are a wide variety of extremely effective cosmetic modalities...
Is Sun Damage Reversible?
Aug 22, 2019
Let’s face it, some of us have acquired some pretty careless sunbathing habits throughout the years. It’s only until recently that the vast majority of Americans have shifted to more sun-savvy routines.
How to Get Rid of Whiteheads
Aug 13, 2019
The mere mention of whiteheads can stop even the most fresh-faced of adults dead in their tracks. We’ve all been there before. You drift off to sleep one night, only to wake up with a massive blemish glaring back at you from your bathroom mirror.
What Is Emsculpt?
Aug 08, 2019
The appearance of your skin is impacted by many factors, including its tightness, the amount of underlying fat, and how toned your muscles are.
Can I Get an Eye Lift?
Jul 25, 2019
Traditional eye lift procedures caused bruising and swelling that took time to heal. It would take a while before the client could notice positive results. But nowadays, an eye lift is an easier procedure.
How Do I Treat Spider Veins?
Jul 19, 2019
Spider veins appear when the veins in your legs become damaged. Normally, small valves direct blood towards the heart. Blood can begin to flow backward when these valves weaken, building up until the venous walls weaken.
What Causes Wrinkles
Jul 11, 2019
Wrinkles appear as lines, folds, creases, and ridges on the skin. They are most apparent on the face, neck, and hands. Although they are not harmful, many people seek wrinkle treatment such as fillers, injectables, and even surgery.
Different Types of Hyperpigmentation
Jul 03, 2019
Melanin is a pigment that provides color to the skin. It’s not always distributed evenly; when melanin collects in patches, it can create spots or darker areas known as hyperpigmentation.
Finding the Right Dermatologist for You
Jun 27, 2019
Decide What Kind of Dermatologist You Need Some skin doctors specialize in more general care, such as performing skin exams, looking for suspicious moles, and treating acne or rashes.
Why Personalized Skin Care Is Important
Jun 19, 2019
There are many skincare products on the market. But not all of them are suited for your skin. To address your needs and concerns, and maintain healthy skin, you need a personalized skin care regimen.
Why Choose Laser Technology for Your Skin Treatment
Jun 14, 2019
Dark spots, wrinkles, acne scars, and other issues aren’t resolved with a daily skincare routine. Specialized treatments offered by a dermatologist can address these problems.
Common Mistakes Made When Washing Your Face
Jun 06, 2019
Washing your face is something you probably don’t think too much about. We’re taught from an early age that, in order to maintain healthy skin, we must wash with soap and water.
Why Sunscreen Is So Important
May 31, 2019
People often use sunscreen only at the beach. The truth is harmful UV rays from the sun can penetrate your skin anywhere, even while in a car or walking outside. Up to 80% of UVA and UVB rays can reach your skin on a cloudy day.
Finding the Right Doctor for Tattoo Removal
May 24, 2019
At one time, tattoos were permanent. Today, tattoo removal is possible with the aid of laser technology. There are many reasons one might decide to remove a tattoo.
Is a Non-Surgical Neck Lift Possible?
May 14, 2019
As we get older, we often find our necks aging faster than we do. Some people are so self-conscious they resort to invasive surgeries that, although the results are often permanent, involve long recovery times.
How to Get Rid of Blackheads
May 03, 2019
Blackheads are common among people who seek acne treatment. They appear as tiny dots across your skin and can occur in large numbers. At the same time, your skin may feel rough, bumpy, and scratchy.
Pregnancy Related Skin Conditions
Apr 24, 2019
Changes in skin are common during pregnancy, many of which are benign, resolve postpartum, and don’t require any substantial treatment. They may be pre-existing, hormone-related, or be directly related to the pregnancy.
Skincare Benefits of Vitamin C
Apr 17, 2019
Sunscreens and topical creams, such as moisturizers, are proper forms of skincare. But did you know that vitamin C plays a critical role in the health of your skin? Vitamin C is found in many types of moisturizers and skincare products.
Treating Acne Scars
Apr 10, 2019
Anyone who gets acne is at risk of developing acne scars. A skin condition often associated with teenagers, acne can affect anyone at any stage of life. It is a condition in which hair follicles fill with oil, dead skin cells, and bacteria,...
What Exactly Is a Chemical Peel?
Apr 05, 2019
A chemical peel is a skin treatment option most often used on the face, neck, and hands. When people get chemical peels, an acid solution is applied to the surface of the skin.
How to Properly Handle a Wound
Mar 27, 2019
A small cut or scrape can be easily treated at home. When caring for a wound, you want to make sure to avoid infection. Always clean it with soap and water to kill bacteria and other germs, and do so gently to avoid irritation.
Skin Care for Men
Mar 19, 2019
Skin care is important whether you’re still trying to fight off acne or delay the signs of aging. Healthy skin for men is possible by following a diligent skin care routine and practicing healthy habits.
Anti-Aging Skin Care Tips
Mar 13, 2019
Your skin may show signs of aging by your 40s and 50s. It may lose firmness and fine lines and wrinkles may begin to appear. There may be changes in complexion as well.
Best Diet for Healthy Skin
Mar 06, 2019
What you eat affects your skin as much as the rest of your body. Foods rich in vitamins, minerals, and amino acids contribute to healthy skin, while highly processed foods won’t provide the nutrients needed to keep your skin strong and resilient.
Laser Dermatology for Acne Treatment
Feb 25, 2019
Acne treatment has taken many forms over the years. Today, intense beams of light can reduce acne blemishes, papules, pustules, nodules, cysts, and scars. Safe and effective, laser treatment for acne has become more commonplace.
What Are Non-Surgical Procedures?
Feb 19, 2019
The popularity of cosmetic procedures has grown significantly in recent years. In 2013, 3.4 million people in the U.S. (55 and older) underwent non-surgical cosmetic procedures, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
The Best Ways to Get Rid of Brown and Red Spots
Feb 14, 2019
Brown and red spots on your skin can be annoying, although they’re often not dangerous. You might develop brown spots with age or from being in the sun.
How to Improve Skin Texture
Feb 08, 2019
There are many reasons for imperfect skin texture and tone. Age, acne, and sun exposure are just a few factors that can work against you. Dead skin cells can build up on the surface and make it uneven.
Dangerous Moles to Look Out For
Feb 04, 2019
Skin moles are quite common and are generally harmless. They can appear anywhere on your body and caused by many reasons. Genetics, age, and sun exposure are the primary factors. But when is a mole not just a harmful spot and possibly skin cancer?
How to Detect Skin Cancer
Jan 23, 2019
Skin cancer is extremely common and often caused by years of sun exposure. Age is a factor as well. More than 5.4 million nonmelanoma cases are diagnosed in the U.S. each year. When detected early, it can be treated and often cured.
Is Sunless Tanning Safe?
Jan 17, 2019
Many people seek the look of a suntan while avoiding the damaging rays of the sun. Sunless tanning has become a popular alternative to sunbathing. Available in the form of sprays, creams, and lotions, fake tanning products are often considered safe.
8 Winter Skin Tips
Jan 10, 2019
Winter skin care can be a challenge. Cold, dry air is harsh on exposed skin because it causes moisture to be drawn away from it. The result is dry, cracked, or bleeding skin.
Treatment for Acne Scars
Dec 27, 2018
As frustrating as pimples can be, they can leave behind lasting proof of their existence. Acne marks can take 3-6 months to go away; acne scars are permanent. That’s because acne causes physical skin damage due to an inflammatory response.
The Difference Between Skin Rejuvenation and Skin Resurfacing
Dec 07, 2018
People who seek cosmetic treatments encounter terms like “skin rejuvenation” and “skin resurfacing”. Despite how some use these terms, they are not interchangeable. Rejuvenating the skin involves anything that makes you look better.
5 Basics of Lasers in Dermatology
Nov 29, 2018
Laser skin treatments have been around for decades. Today, lasers are literally the focus of a dermatologist’s treatment capabilities. They are used to treat various skin disorders and provide effective cosmetic treatments.
How Acne Can Affect Your Mental and Emotional Health
Oct 17, 2018
Acne is commonly associated with pimples, blemishes, lesions, and scars. It can also take a devastating mental and emotional toll on those who suffer from it, especially teenagers.
5 Great Reasons to Consider Removing That Tattoo
Oct 02, 2018
It was a great idea at the time. Perhaps you gave that tattoo some thought or had it done on a whim. That moment of compulsion has ultimately led to this period of regret. Fortunately, tattoo removal is not the questionable ethical practice it once was.
5 Tips to Help Keep Your Face from Breaking Out
Sep 20, 2018
Acne can be frustrating and seemingly never-ending. Breakouts can occur at the worst times; you’ve planned a perfect outing with friends, but there it is. You may feel helpless, but the truth is you have control over the situation.
6 Ways Smoking Can Affect Your Skin
Sep 06, 2018
Smoking can do serious damage to your lungs, heart, and body. It can also lead to skin damage because toxic chemicals in cigarettes destroy supportive collagen and elastin. Wrinkles then begin to appear.
Tips For Eczema During Summer Time
Aug 13, 2018
Summertime heat can aggravate eczema symptoms. While scientists have yet to develop a cure for eczema, there are many ways to mitigate discomfort throughout the summer months.
What Is A Nonsurgical Facelift?
Aug 06, 2018
If you’ve been thinking about achieving younger, more radiant skin, but felt nervous about going “under the knife,” you need to know that recent advances in cosmetic procedures have made it possible to attain a better appearance without the need to go...
8 Reasons to Wear Sunscreen
Jul 30, 2018
Summer means days outdoors soaking up the sun’s rays and enjoying time with family and friends. Yet these carefree summer days are actually putting your family at risk for the most common type of cancer in the United States.
Tips to Stop Acne Caused by Digestion
Jul 16, 2018
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, 85% of people between the ages of twelve and twenty-four deal with acne. However, if you’re one of that 85% you may be surprised to learn that the root cause of your acne may not be your skin...
5 Ways to Build Stronger Skin
Nov 27, 2017
Laser Skin Treatments in Covina If you improve your skin’s natural immunity, you will not only have fewer skin problems to deal with, you also end up with a more permanent glow to your skin.
4 Vitamins That Can Improve Your Skin
Nov 27, 2017
Covina Laser Skin Therapy Research suggests that there is nothing more important for the health and beauty of your skin than vitamins. Below is a list of vitamins that are beneficial for the skin and how to get them.
4 Skin Care Tips for Autumn
Nov 03, 2017
Trusted Non-Surgical Skin Tightening in Covina While many people appreciate the cooler temperatures associated with Fall, the transition in the weather might be a bit too harsh for your skin; so while you’re thinking of changing your clothing style,...
How to Keep Your Skin Looking Young & Fresh
Oct 23, 2017
Covina Non-Surgical Facelift A huge part of our appearance is influenced by your skin and nowadays, everyone wants glowing skin that appears youthful. Good skin can make a huge difference and can definitely make an impression on people.
5 Budget-Savvy Beauty Tips
Oct 16, 2017
LDI: Trusted Laser Skin Therapy in Covina Looking good is a must for everyone but it can quickly become prohibitively expensive.
Ways to Protect Your Skin
Sep 29, 2017
Non-Surgical Laser Therapy Skin cancer is sadly not uncommon in the U.S. today. This is mainly due to our unprotected exposure to the detrimental UV rays from the sun. Fortunately, we know full well just how to protect your skin.
How Sugar Can Affect Your Skin
Sep 28, 2017
Laser Skin Treatment That Works Our diet makes a significant impact on our appearance by making skin look clear, hair look thick and lustrous, and even adding a lustre to your nails and your eyes.
What You Should Know About Non-Surgical Skin Tightening
Sep 26, 2017
Non-Surgical Skin Tightening Procedures in Covina Among many of the changes that come with age, loss of elasticity in skin is one of the biggest ones that contributes to the appearance of wrinkles, bags under the eyes, and overall loose skin.
Laser Acne Treatment: How does it Work?
Sep 25, 2017
Covina Laser Acne Treatment Skin care has advanced considerably over the years and there are various treatments available that can rectify many types of skin ailments. One of the biggest problems faced in skin care today is acne treatment,...
Non-Surgical Facelifts: An Overview
Aug 25, 2017
Covina Non-Surgical Facelifts Although results will vary from person to person, as with any medical procedure, the results from laser therapy treatments can be considerable—firming and tightening of the skin, and smoothing of fine lines and deep wrinkles.
Laser Technology in Dermatology
Jun 25, 2017
Trusted Dermatologist in Covina Laser and RF technology has evolved rapidly over the last several years. We are proud to say we have the most advanced, up to date technology that only a handful of dermatologists in the country utilize.
Combating Age Spots
Mar 16, 2017
Where do age spots come from and what can I do about them? Blotches of pigment are a common sight among those living in areas with a sunny climate. On top of sun exposure, age spots can also be caused by tanning beds and lamps.
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