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Most Popular Treatment of 2018: Lip Lift Scar Camouflage

Most popular cosmetic surgery today, this generation has shifted their focus towards the nuanced appearance of their lips, seeking a more natural full lip appearance (one that combats the risk of a ducky-protruding complexion). What is the lip lift? Typically done under local anesthesia in less than an hour, the operation shortens the space between the bottom of the nose and the top of the lips (aka the...

Chemical Peel with High-End Results
Special Offer: Affordable Chemical Peel with High-End Results

Special Offer: Fall into Beautiful Skin Erase the damage, and erase the years! Take advantage of our TCA (trichloroacetic acid) peel special as we fall into the colder seasons ahead. Here is a little bit about the process of revealing your youthful untouched skin: Chemical peels like TCA use mild acids to remove the top layer of skin, either revealing less damaged skin beneath or causing the cells...

Glow Into Fall
Glow Into Fall

Fall is quickly approaching and summer is a mere memory of too many frozen drinks by the pool, and not so nice treatment of our skin. A couple of times a year, it's important to switch out products that are not ideal for the current weather. The seasons change, as well as our hormones. Here are some tips for transitioning your skincare regimen from summer sizzle to cool...

What is Scar Camouflage and what is it good for?
What is Scar Camouflage and what is it good for?

Ruth Swissa™ Scar Camouflage: Scars, burns and discolorations caused by vitiligo or other skin conditions can be camouflaged with the medical micro-pigmentation process. With an array of organic pigments to select from, Ruth sensibly forms a color blend to match patient skin tone. Scar camouflage is not exclusive to trauma scars, many patients visiting Ruth for scar camouflage treatment are covering up post-surgical scars (i.e., face lift, tummy...

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Swissa Skincare Update: 😱

Swissa Skincare Update: @kalishore before and afters are blowing our minds!! 😍 Using Swissa skincare products (Firm & Fade, Blemish Removal Cream, “literally ALL their products”), our patient was able to achieve clear, smooth-textured skin in two treatments. Following a strict skincare regimen, or as Ruth puts it, “Doing your homework”, is the key to achieving clear and healthy skin. With the right products, results may be visible as soon...

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Bringing Beverly Hills to Agoura Hills!

Dr. Sarah Yovino is a Double Board-Certified Anesthesiologist, Cosmetic Specialist, and Pain Management Physician, and we are so pleased to announce that she is moving in! Dr. Yovino will be bringing Beverly Hills to Agoura Hills. We welcome Sarah and hope to see you here for Botox, fillers, Sculptra, radiofrequency skin resurfacing and tightening, PRP and Microneedling. Dr. Yovino specializes in performing non-surgical cosmetic treatments such as injectables,...

Blood Facial? Try PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma)
Blood Facial? Try PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma)

It’s the hottest procedure on the market right now - thank you Kim Kardashian and many other celebrities alike. The platelet-rich plasma (PRP) facial, includes drawing blood from your arm, separating the platelets (the sample is spun so that the platelet rich plasma can be isolated), and then injecting it into your skin via microneedling. Dr. Sarah Yovino will run the needle pen over your face while squirting...

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Dr. Sarah Yovino’s Welcome Party + Patient Appreciation Day

Join us for an all-day Welcome Party event at Ruth Swissa's Agoura Hills location! Special Offers and Free Giveaways (with purchase) ♡ ♡ ˘⌣˘♡ Champagne and Bites Served All Day SPECIAL OFFERS: Buy 2 syringe filler, get 20 units of BOTOX or DYSPORT FREE ($260 value) Buy 1 syringe filler + any Skin Medica product, get Skin Medica Vitalize Peel for FREE ($200 value) If you are interested...

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Say Bye-Bye to Skin That’s Dry

Dry Skin During Dry Season: Though spring is well on its way, winter is looming in Californian undertones. Here are a few tips and tricks that can help your skin withstand the arid conditions. Start using a thicker more generous portion of moisturizer. The lighter product you were using on hot summer days won’t hold up against the dry conditions these cooler days bring with them. Using a rich...

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What to Expect at your First Microblading Appointment

Searching the internet for "Microblading" and "Permanent Eyebrows" yeilds a load of before and after pictures, celebrity recommendations, and competing permanent makeup locations. However, not once can an inquiring future patient preview what a microblading appointment would be like, step-by-step! Ruth Swissa ™ simulates a first-time microblading appointment, broken down into 7 simple steps: Following the spoken consultation and preference remarks, Ruth begins with the first step, 1. Measuring...