MedbeautyLA

Redensity RHA Filler: A Game Changer For Expression Lines

Many of our clients have been asking about Redensity RHA filler — a relatively new filler that has been getting tons of recent attention in the aesthetics’ space. So we thought it was the perfect time for an RHA 101 post. What is Redensity RHA Filler? RHA is a family of fillers made by the…

Continue reading »

Trilift® Face Lift: Is It Better Than Morpheus 8?

Now that the triLift face lift treatment is gaining in popularity, our clients have been asking one simple (and understandable) question: What’s better? Trilift vs. Morpheus8? Both trilift and Morpheus 8 utilize RF microneedling technology to firm and tighten the skin. However, there are significant differences between the two devices, and several reasons why our…

Continue reading »

triLift Cost: Is It Worth It?

TriLift® facial rejuvenation combines traditional RF microneedling with dynamic muscle stimulation. This results in one of the fastest and most dramatic non-surgical face lifts on the market. The process entails five sessions spaced about one week apart at an all inclusive price of $5,000. This leads many of our clients to (understandably!) ask: Is TriLift…

Continue reading »

When Should You Start Getting Botox and Filler?

Botox and filler are used for a variety of reasons: refining jaw lines, enhancing lips, treating migraines (for real) — to name just a few. But one of the most common reasons is to treat visible signs of aging. Many of our clients come in with concerns over things like expression lines on their foreheads,…

Continue reading »

The Best Moisturizer You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

I’m generally a fan of cutting costs in your skincare routine when possible. This typically means splurging on certain “must-have” items, like high-quality serums and sunscreens, and heading to the drugstore for more budget-friendly cleansers and moisturizers. (If currently trying to economize, you can check out our previous blog on this: Skincare Products That Are…

Continue reading »

Everything to Know About the L.A. Contour Facial

BOOK NOW! We recently introduced two brand new facials to our menu of services: the DTLA Deep Hydration Facial and the L.A. Contour Facial (both personally curated by our highly experienced Head Aesthetician, Holly Byerly). While the purpose of a deep hydration treatment is pretty self-explanatory, a number of clients have asked about the L.A….

Continue reading »

The DiamondGlow Facial Versus The HydraFacial: Which Is Better?

We recently began offering DiamondGlow™ facials at our practice — aka the Allergan-brand version of what is commonly referred to as a “hydra-facial.” Hydra-facials, or “dermal infusion” treatments, use a specialized wand to exfoliate and extract while also infusing the skin with targeted serums for your specific skin needs — all in one step. This…

Continue reading »

The SaltFacial 411

Of all the facials we offer at MedBeautyLA, The SaltFacial generates the most curiosity among new clients. Many have never heard of the medical-grade treatment, and those who get it often become devotees. So, what exactly is this mysterious SaltFacial? The Basics The SaltFacial is a three-step process that takes about 50 minutes. The first…

Continue reading »

Why REYN “Base Serum” Is My New Skin Care Staple

New “game-changing” skincare products are a dime a dozen, and sorting through all the hype and marketing can get both daunting and exhausting. That’s why I didn’t get too excited when my LA-based esthetician, Holly Byerly, recommended REYN Base Serum. Holly — who has 20 years of skin care experience — co-founded REYN and spent…

Continue reading »

Bruising and Botox: What to Expect (And How To Minimize It)

We’ve recently received a number of questions about Botox bruising. Specifically, “How likely am I to bruise after receiving Botox?” and “How bad will the bruises be?” The reality is every patient is different (and sometimes, the same patient can react differently each time. I’ve personally both bruised and not bruised after receiving Botox from…

Continue reading »