All posts by Timothy R. Miller, M.D.

Do eyebrows really fall as we age?

Published: April 5, 2014

  A common belief that is that our eyebrows “fall” with aging, much like the notion that are nose continues to grow.  In reality, it’s actually more complicated.  The good news is that taking the time to ask the right questions, and clearly evaluate what’s really going on, can potentially help avoid an un-necessary procedure … Continue reading Do eyebrows really fall as we age?

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The HydraFacial: The Next Generation Facial

Published: March 28, 2014

  The purpose of any high-quality “facial” is to create healthier, better looking skin.  To achieve these goals of healthier, better looking skin a facial must contain certain basic steps in order to produce real results.  The essential steps of a high-quality facial are cleansing the skin, the application of an exfoliant through a chemical (peel) or … Continue reading The HydraFacial: The Next Generation Facial

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Tired Eyes, what can you do?

Published: March 22, 2014

If your eyes continue to look tired despite trying all the possible eye creams,  all the possible eye exercises, and all the other advertised gimmicks, then you may be ready to do the definitive procedure that will have your eyes looking more Refreshed. The reason why none of the above mentioned remedies work is because … Continue reading Tired Eyes, what can you do?

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Stimulating Facial Collagen with Sculptra

Published: March 9, 2014

For those looking to bring back youthful contours and revitalize facial features, Sculptra may be the right treatment for you. The unique qualities of Sculptra were producing amazing results in Europe for over a decade before its arrival here in the United States.   At first, Sculptra was introduced to correct the facial thinning in those inflicted … Continue reading Stimulating Facial Collagen with Sculptra

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The Forgotten Temples

Published: March 1, 2014

  Quite often patients will come to a consultation focused on a particular line, wrinkle, or fold.  The assumption and hope is that by improving that particular line, wrinkle or fold a more youthful appearance will be achieved.  However, there is often more to consider than just that particular concern. There is no question that simply … Continue reading The Forgotten Temples

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Is it Fraxel or Fractional?

Published: February 22, 2014

  It is difficult to know which laser to choose from when deciding on a treatment that is really going to remove brown spots, eliminate those deepening lines and wrinkles, and at the same time provide some true skin tightening.  And do all these things with the least amount of downtime possible, perhaps in 4-5 … Continue reading Is it Fraxel or Fractional?

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Neck Lift: Taking the Right Path to a Natural Look

Published: February 15, 2014

In a previous Blog entry, I recommended three questions to ask before proceeding with any neck rejuvenating procedure.  If you asked yourself these questions and came to the conclusion you needed a neck lift you may of subsequently pondered two questions such as, “where do I go?’ and “will I look pulled or too tight afterwards?” The … Continue reading Neck Lift: Taking the Right Path to a Natural Look

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Smoothing Away Those Tired, Sad Appearing Eyes

Published: February 7, 2014

Tired, sad appearing eyes seem to come to us all at some point.  You may even remember the first time when you noticed their transformation.  Perhaps it was after a good night’s sleep when a quick look in the mirror suggested you needed eight more hours, or perhaps it was how your eyes just looked … Continue reading Smoothing Away Those Tired, Sad Appearing Eyes

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Three essential questions to ask before a neck rejuvenation treatment.

Published: January 31, 2014

The neck is definitely an area for better or worse, usually worse, that can really display the signs of aging and when undertreated can adversely affect the rejuvenation efforts invested in the face above.  Not uncommonly, I see patients in consultation who have invested a great deal of their time and finances to improve their … Continue reading Three essential questions to ask before a neck rejuvenation treatment.

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The Beauty of the UltraPulse Laser: The ultimate wrinkle terminator

Published: January 27, 2014

Living in Southern California has many benefits.  The diversity of people, the scenery, and the weather is unmatched in terms of sunshine, warmth, and providing the ability to do so many activities outdoors, even in the middle of winter! With that luxury and accessibility comes some drawbacks, however.  The sun can be fun but too … Continue reading The Beauty of the UltraPulse Laser: The ultimate wrinkle terminator

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