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Bell’s Palsy: What it is, Causes and Treatment Options in Beverly Hills

December 4, 2018

Bell’s Palsy (also known as “Facial Paralysis”) is a result of paralysis of the facial nerve that controls the muscles that form our facial expression, move our eyelids, and the muscles of the forehead and neck.  This condition can be temporary as well as permanent. It affects people of all ages and genders, equally. Although … Read post

Improve Your Skin with a Chemical Peel

November 15, 2018

As we age, the inner layers of our skin lose elasticity, causing wrinkles and sun damage. Having acne, age spots, and hyperpigmentation can make you look older than you are. Fortunately, there are ways this can be improved with the help of Beverly Hills expert, Dr. Kami Parsa. Chemical dermabrasion, also known as chemical peels, … Read post

Micro-needling FAQs

November 4, 2018

Our Beverly Hills oculoplastic surgeon believes that micro-needling – when done in conjunction with certain other procedures – helps to stimulate the faster production of collagen and elastin — both of which are essential for firmer, smoother tissue. But you may not be quite sure what micro-needling is or if it’s right for you. Let’s … Read post

Neurotoxin Injections that Double as Cosmetic Enhancements!

October 23, 2018

How could something with the word “toxin” in its name be a product that so many cosmetic and aesthetic specialists turn to when treating their patients? It’s simple. With products like Botox and other relaxants or dermal fillers, we can use safe and biocompatible ingredients to trigger a response in your skin and body for … Read post

Dermal Fillers for Cheek Augmentation

October 4, 2018

When it comes to framing your eyes and face, your cheeks have a lot to say. From how bright your eyes are when you smile to smoothing out your overall facial tone, the cheeks make up a large portion of our profile. But when our skin is thin and starts to sag over time from … Read post

Dermal Filler Treatments for Eyelid Hollows

September 19, 2018

What do your eyelids look like when your eyes are opened? Closed? Do you have trouble with your favorite shadow smudging everywhere after a few hours, or people asking if you got a good night’s rest? Deep upper eyelid hollows can cause a “sunken in” look above your eye, rather than the puffy bags people … Read post

Managing Eye Disease Caused by Thyroid Imbalances

September 4, 2018

Thyroid disease (also known as Graves’ disease) is an extremely common autoimmune condition that is caused by an overactive thyroid. Although it can affect men, women are 7-8 more times likely to have the condition than their male counterparts. One of the most common side-effects of thyroid disease is “thyroid-associated orbitopathy” (TAO) or “Graves’ orbitopathy,” … Read post

Brow Lift or Forehead Lift: Which is Right for Me?

August 14, 2018

As we get into our mid-30s and 40s, most of us start to notice the signs of gravity and life experiences on our skin…especially when we look in the mirror. One of those areas is the forehead, where deep furrows and lines form due to repetitive muscle activity; our eyebrows and lids may even start … Read post

Orbital Decompression: FAQs

August 7, 2018

Factors like genetics or particular types of medical conditions can cause a situation where the bony eye socket (“orbit”) isn’t large enough for the eye. This can lead to problems like impaired vision or “bulging” in the eyes. Fortunately, Orbital Decompression can help! Is orbital surgery invasive? Until the 90s, orbital decompression had to be … Read post

Why Do We Recommend PRP and Micro-Needling to All Patients?

July 17, 2018

There’s a good chance you’ve heard of “PRP” treatments, otherwise known as platelet rich plasma therapy. PRP uses your own body’s proteins to speed up healing and rejuvenation of the skin. When used in conjunction with other types of natural processes, it helps to stimulate faster production of collagen and elastin — both of which … Read post