Physician Administered Treatments

Fearful of Filler?

Dermal fillers, also called injectables, are a safe and effective way to enhance your appearance without the need for invasive surgery or downtime, but results are very dependent on the injector. At the Appearance Center, our providers are highly-trained medical professionals, familiar with the unique anatomy of the face, and have had extensive training and…

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Thinking About a Rhinoplasty?

A rhinoplasty, or nose job, is surgery performed to alter the way your nose functions and looks. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, nearly 220,000 rhinoplasties are performed yearly, making this the most common facial plastic surgery procedure. Rhinoplasty can simultaneously help you improve breathing and achieve a more balanced appearance. IS RHINOPLASTY…

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Facial Filler vs. Fat Grafting

“I just want to look “x” years younger” is a common request in the dermatology or plastic surgery office. One way to accomplish that is to restore facial volume. Most of us may not initially recognize volume loss in our face because we see ourselves everyday. But the changes become stark when we look at…

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Management of Keloid Scars caused by Ear Piercings

Keloid scars can occur after ear piercings. They are typically large raised, firm nodules that occur at the site of the piercing. They can become painful and physically disfiguring. The cause is thought to be epithelial (skin) entrapment along the piercing tract. This can occur if the piercing gets inflamed or is allowed to seal.…

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Eyelid Surgery: Its popularity remains strong

Eyelid surgery, or “blepharoplasty,” has become incredibly popular since the pandemic thanks to the “Zoom Boom,” and to increased mask requirements, which make the upper face and eyes a focal point during everyday conversation. Blepharoplasty is intended to enhance the upper and/or lower lids, to create a more refreshed, youthful look. For the upper lid,…

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Welcoming a Dermatologist to the Appearance Center

Dr. Adam Aronson has joined our team! He is a Board Certified Dermatologist with an interest in cosmetic treatments that can compliment and enhance healthy skin. Dr. Aronson specializes in injectable treatments, dermal fillers, advanced skin care, laser treatments and chemical peels.

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What to do for Dark Circles

Dark circles under the lower eyelidsare common in men and women. Often accompanied by bags, dark circles can make you appear older and tired. Fortunately, there are options to improve the appearance of the undereyes.  What causes dark circles?There are a number of contributing factors, including What can be done to address dark circles? Injectables/fillers to help replace lost…

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Meet our PAs!

Physician Assistants Shea and Alyssa are an integral part of our Appearance Center team, and both are eager to help you to look your best. Many procedures can be performed in the office by our PAs, with minimal or no pain, and quick recovery. If you want an assessment of what’s best for you, including…

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Newsflash!

Dr. Steven Daines and Dr. Simon Madorsky were just named among America’s Best Plastic Surgeons 2021 by Newsweek magazine. Both physicians were recognized in the categories of Facelift and Rhinoplasty. Special bragging rights go to Dr. Madorsky, who was named #17 in the country for Rhinoplasty. Only two Newport Beach surgeons are listed in the top 30 in this category. Both of these physicians,…

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Spotlight Procedure: VI Peel

We are pleased to be offering the VI Peel, a chemical peel that is a blend of acids, retinol, and vitamins that goes beyond a general resurfacing peel to treat specific conditions, including: Acne and acne scarring Hyperpigmentation Fine lines and wrinkles Benefits of the VI Peel include: Restoring a more even skin tone Smoothing…

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