Needle-less Micro-Cannula Injections

Did you know you can have filler procedures done in a way to minimize discomfort, risk of bruising, decrease swelling, and avoid multiple needle sticks? Sounds too good to be true? Actually, Dr. Annie Chiu specializes in this advanced technique called Micro-Cannula injection for fillers so most patients have ZERO downtime and discomfort! If the fear…

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All About Microneedling with Rejuvapen

Microneedling with Rejuvapen is a great treatment to boost skin’s radiance and appearance. It can improve acne scarring, fine lines, stretch marks, and large pores. The Derm Institute created the below infographic on everything you need to know about Microneedling with Rejuvapen. Microneedling is an effective treatment and is rated 90% worth it by RealSelf.com…

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The Magic of Lasers + Energy Devices

Lasers and energy devices can do magical things to our skin! From treating brown spots and redness to stimulating collagen production, lasers can improve a range of skin conditions. Dr. Chiu created the below infographic that contains information on skin lasers and energy devices, such as how they work and what they treat. For more information…

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Swimsuit Bodies Start Now!

No matter the season, being swimsuit ready is an absolute must in California. Now get that summer body without hitting the gym. The Derm Institute offers a comprehensive selection of services for non-invasive fat elimination with little to no down time and dramatic results. The cutting-edge technologies we offer are Coolsculpting+, Vanquish ME, Kybella and…

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15 Things That Hurt Worse Than Botox

15 Things with More of an Ouch… 1. Monday mornings 2. Razor burn 3. Getting Shampoo in your eyes 4. Bikini waxes 5. Pinching your eyelid with a lash curler 6. Blind dates 7. Sunburns 8. Wearing 4 inch heels 9. Not knowing there is food stuck in your teeth 10. Getting a papercut 11….

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Kybella | Non-Surgical Treatment For Double Chin

Kybella is an FDA-approved, non-surgical treatment for submental fat, also known as “double chin”. Dr. Chiu created this helpful infographic that includes facts on Kybella, such as the cause of submental fullness, who it affects, treatment times, and results. For more information on Kybella, or to schedule a consultation, contact The Derm Institute. Americans spent more…

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Redefyning What “Natural” Means with Newly Approved Next Generation Fillers

2017 welcomes two new sugar-molecule Hyaluronic Acid based fillers to the market:  Restylane Refyne and Restylane Defyne. The Restylane family of fillers have been on the market with proven safety and reliability for over 20 years.  With more and more fillers available to choose from, the dermatologist’s ability to treat patients in a more customized fashion gets…

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3 Ways to Debut a New You in the New Year

Start the New Year off right and try some of our most popular minimally invasive procedures to debut a new, more confident you. With procedures like the Clear + Brilliant laser, natural fillers, and body contouring, you will be looking your best in 2017. Clear + Brilliant Laser The Clear + Brilliant Laser is a…

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Winter Skincare Must Dos

Winter season is a time where cooler weather means dry skin and the weather can take a toll on our skin. The best way to avoid total damage to your complexion is to have these 5 winter essentials at home. They are a sure fix to keep your skin hydrated and radiant during the winter….

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