Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology Blogs

Expanding Inclusivity: Tranexamic Acid for the Treatment of Melasma in Males

Dr. Andrea Hui Austin04/01/2024

There is a misconception melasma doesn’t affect men. Dr. Austin’s recent paper published in JDD discusses how we effectively treat males with melasma.


Unlocking Radiant Skin: A Guide to Morpheus and Topical Exosomes

Arianna Phillips01/18/2024

How we use the latest technologies including Morpheus (micropen + RF) and clinically-backed ingredients to achieve the best outcomes for our patients.


Interrupting the Melasma Cycle with Tranexamic Acid

Katy Leonard12/06/2023

Wondering if tranexamic acid is worth a try? As a registered nurse at BACD who has melasma I wanted to share my personal experience.


Why We're Obsessed with this New At-Home Treatment

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology08/07/2023

Using the power of topical carbon dioxide we can truly improve our quality of life from the comfort of our own homes!


Donor spotlight: Kathleen Welsh, MD, FAAD from the AAD

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology06/08/2023

In this new column, DermWorld highlights individual members who have gone above


Combo Treatments for Max Results: Sculptra Meets Fraxel

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology05/10/2023

Dr. Andrea Hui Austin explains how we combine treatments to elevate, enhance the other for seriously transformative results.


Buccal Fat Removal without Surgery? Dr. Austin shows us how.

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology03/01/2023

How do we create gorgeous, natural results for buccal fat removal without surgery? Dr. Andrea Austin explains with some beautiful before and afters.


What will your skin look like in 10 years? 3 Case Studies of BACD employees

Dr. Kathleen Welsh01/23/2023

Learn how to future proof your skin with Dr. Kathleen M. Welsh as she shares 3 Case studies of BACD Employees and Photos Taken 10-15 Years Apart.


A Global Approach to Hair Loss: How Oral Minoxidil Can Help Regrow Hair

Dr. Andrea Hui Austin08/26/2022

The fullest potential for hair regrowth is achieved when all aspects of hair loss are addressed. See how we include oral minoxidil in treatment plans.


The MMSphere 2 Go Now at BACD: The Best LED At-Home Light Therapy

Dr. Kathleen Welsh05/26/2022

A Next-Level LED Light Therapy for at-home treatments. 5 Colors, 9 settings. Can be used to treat face, neck and chest at the same time.


How Many Threads Are Needed To Lift Droopy Facial Skin?

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology04/16/2022

Get a better idea of what to expect during your thread lift, including how many threads may be needed to achieve your desired look.


What is Alopecia and can it be treated by a dermatologist?

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology03/29/2022

Alopecia simply means hair loss. So how do our dermatologists in San Francisco diagnosis and treat?


How Long Can EMSCULPT NEO Results Last Without Exercising?

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology03/25/2022

Set yourself up for success and long-lasting results by maintaining a dedicated exercise regimen after EMSCULPT NEO.


Three Dos And Don’ts After Laser Skin Resurfacing

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology02/04/2022

A helpful guide on everything you need to know – including what to avoid – after laser skin resurfacing.


Help for Your Cellulite Has Arrived Thanks to EMTONE Treatment

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology01/11/2022

Dimpled skin can make you feel self-conscious about your body. See how our advanced cellulite treatment works to improve your overall skin health.


Is it Beneficial to Get Ultherapy® Treatment Before the Age of 30?

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology11/28/2021

Ultherapy can prevent loose or sagging skin for people under 30. Schedule a skin assessment to see if this noninvasive procedure is right for you.


Will My CoolSculpting® Results Be Noticeable Right Away?

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology11/06/2021

CoolSculpting is an exciting process that can help get rid of stubborn fat in San Francisco, CA.


Cosmecuticals for Body Skin Texture and Cellulite Treatment

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology10/18/2021

Cellulite has many different causes. At our San Francisco clinic, we have the ability to treat all of them.


Can EMSCULPT NEO® Give Me Ripped Looking Abs?

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology10/07/2021

Diet and exercise not getting those ripped six-pack abs you want? Try EMSCULPT NEO, the latest treatment to burn fat and tone muscle for shredded abs.


How Does A Threadlift Compare to Facelift Surgery?

Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology09/07/2021

A threadlift procedure can tighten wrinkled or loose skin. Learn how this treatment compares to facelift surgery at our cosmetic dermatology clinic.

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