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skin care San Francisco, CA

A Simple way to Keep your Skin Hydrated this Summer

Doctors suspect about 75% of adults in the United States have some form of chronic dehydration. With a daily water recommendation of eight 8-ounce glasses of water, it can be difficult to accomplish. Certain foods hold particularly high water content and are a wonderful alternative to accomplishing your daily water intake. Food alone should never […]


skin care San Francisco, CA

3 Lesser known ways to protect your skin this summer

The warmer temperature is driving us in droves to the beach, park, or golf course. All the Vitamin D the sun provides is excellent for your health, but you can get too much of a good thing. Here are three lesser-known tips to save your skin this summer and protect it from aging: The right […]


Vascular Vein Treatment San Francisco, CA

What causes varicose veins?

Varicose veins are a common condition characterized by bulging bluish veins that are visible just beneath the skin. Spider veins, or areas of swollen capillaries, are the superficial version of varicose veins. Varicose veins are usually safe but can cause tenderness, itchy skin, and swelling in the legs and feet. In severe cases, they may […]


Injectable fillers San Francisco, CA

More (surprising) ways that fillers can improve your appearance

Injectable fillers, such as Restylane and Juvederm, are quickly becoming some of the most popular non-surgical cosmetic treatments, and our patients report being amazed at the way they can turn back the hands of time. If you’re used to having your injectable treatments to help fill hollows under your eyes or redefine your cheeks or […]


Botox can be the best treatment for modern life

There’s been a lot of discussion in print, broadcast and online about the effects that social media has had on the growth of cosmetic procedures. It seems that since we’re taking (and sharing) a lot more photos, we are more aware of our appearance flaws. Plus, we’re smiling and making various facial expressions for photos […]


Lasers can safely and effectively remove unwanted hair

There’s a fairly simple treatment that could help get you ready for summer weather, and now’s a great time to get started. Laser hair removal can be performed anywhere on the face and body, regardless of your skin type, and you won’t have to be self-conscious about unwanted hair again. Start your treatments by making […]


Reversing the signs of Aging is easier than ever

These days, surgery is no longer the only way to fight aging and turn back the hands of time. Non-surgical procedures have gained popularity due to the results that can be achieved — almost immediately, with less pain and little downtime. Continual advances in anti-aging without surgery At Aura we can offer our clients a […]


Shining a (laser) light on your unsightly veins

For the past several months, your jeans and sweat pants have been helping you hide a problem – your varicose and spider veins. But it’s almost time for your legs to make their warm weather appearance, and the idea might have you alarmed. We can help. Shorts weather is right around the corner. Your legs […]


Is a chemical peel what your skin needs?

According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), chemical peels are among the most popular nonsurgical cosmetic procedures. Chemical peels can remove the damaged outer layers of your skin Using varying strengths of acids, a chemical peel can remove the top, damaged layer of your skin to reveal the smoother, younger-looking layer beneath. […]


Giving your skin a more youthful appearance

Our patients come to us for procedures and treatments because they want results, and we work hard to deliver. We know you’re also interested in results that come with little pain and minimal down time. That’s why non-surgical procedures continue to grow in popularity. Lots of things hurt your skin. We can help The skin […]


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