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Improving your face with Thermage

It happens to everyone. As we age, our faces and necks change, and for many reasons, including: Loss of muscle tone Thinning skin Loss of underlying fat Dry skin Depending on genetics, sun damage and other factors, the face and neck area can be flabby, sagging jowls can appear and the neck can droop. At […]


Could acne be a blessing in disguise?

Our patients who struggle with chronic acne would not find it amusing if we tried to tell that that there could be something positive about the condition. Acne is unsightly at best, and can also cause physical and emotional scars. But a recent study says bad skin now, could mean younger skin later. First the […]


Clear and Brilliant can mean just that for your skin

We all know or have met someone who has amazing skin, the kind you notice and can’t help envying. But for the rest of us, our skin can be a source of various struggles, from acne scars and dry areas to oiliness and wrinkles. Many of us are also paying the price for too much […]


Filler up!

If you’ve had enough with looking tired even after a good night’s sleep; if you’re ready to give up that deep furrow between your eyes that makes you look angry even when you aren’t; if you’d like to have the lips you used to have, or even better, you could be ready for a filling. […]


Chemical peels can be gentler than they sound

Chemical peels are popular procedures, especially for our patients who are familiar with the outcomes. But some people have yet to experience the noticeable results a chemical peel can provide. Maybe there should be a different name for “chemical” peels The word might make you think of a harsh treatment that will leave your skin […]


Releve with Pelleve

If nothing makes you feel more like twirling and dancing on your toes than smoother, tighter, more youthful skin, than you need to learn about Pellevé. Considered a “revolutionary” innovation in the world of skin care, it can treat your facial wrinkles non-surgically, and it’s offered at Aura. Call for your appointment today: (415) 788-3800. […]


The secret to better eyelashes

Mascara. Eyelash curlers. Fake eyelashes. Eyeliner. How many products and procedures do you go through every day trying to make your eyes look their best? Most of us would agree that the operation is time consuming and somewhat annoying. Who hasn’t pinched their eye and caused a bruise to pop up when curling their lashes? […]


The double chin is in severe peril, and we couldn’t be happier

Possibly the most frustrating result of working hard to lose weight and add exercise to your regular routine is the unsightly fat that doesn’t respond to our efforts. This area of the face can be resistant to looking better Until recently, the double chin, or excess fat under the chin, has been a problem that […]


Learn about laser vein treatment

Maybe “treatment” is too nice a word when it comes to what lasers can do to your unwanted veins. The procedure is designed to vanquish unsightly veins just about anywhere you have them. Laser vein treatments are most commonly performed on the face and the legs, but our system can be used to reduce veins […]


What your skin needs right now

It’s a great time for revitalizing, healing and anti-aging skin care, but with so many choices, how’s a person to decide which procedure to choose for which problem? The best way is to simply make an appointment for a face-to-face consultation, and we can work together to create a personalized treatment plan for you. Call […]


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