Downtown

888 S. Figueroa St #1050, Los Angeles CA 90017

213-319-3339

Pasadena

70 South Lake Ave #930, Pasadena, CA 91101

626-514-1472

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Conveniently located to serve Downtown L.A. Brentwood L.A. Pasadena & Costa Mesa

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Restylane

The Restylane line of fillers comprises a range of hyaluronic acid-based dermal fillers that are widely used for facial rejuvenation and enhancement. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance in the body that provides hydration, volume, and elasticity to the skin. Restylane fillers are specifically formulated to address different concerns such as wrinkles, volume loss, and lip augmentation. They are designed to provide natural-looking results and can be tailored to meet each patient’s unique needs.

Restylane fillers are administered through precise injections to targeted areas of the face or lips. The treatment is personalized based on the individual’s facial anatomy and desired outcomes. The hyaluronic acid in Restylane attracts and retains moisture, plumping the skin and smoothing out wrinkles and lines. Whether it is restoring volume to the cheeks, enhancing lip fullness, or filling in nasolabial folds, Restylane fillers can help achieve a more youthful and refreshed appearance.

What distinguishes the Restylane line of fillers from other brands is its patented NASHA (Non-Animal Stabilized Hyaluronic Acid) technology. This proprietary technology ensures a high level of purity and stability, resulting in consistent and reliable outcomes. Restylane fillers are known for their smooth texture, allowing for seamless integration into the skin and a natural-looking result. Additionally, the Restylane line offers a variety of products with different thicknesses and formulations, allowing for precise customization and tailoring of the treatment.

Metropolis excels in the use of Restylane fillers due to our expertise, attention to detail, and patient-centric approach. Our highly skilled specialists have extensive experience in administering Restylane injections and possess a deep understanding of facial anatomy and the aging process. We take the time to listen to our patients’ concerns and goals, conducting a thorough assessment to develop a personalized treatment plan. With our advanced injection techniques and a focus on natural-looking results, we strive to enhance our patients’ natural beauty and boost their confidence. Our commitment to ongoing education and staying abreast of the latest advancements ensures that we provide our patients with the highest standard of care using Restylane fillers.

Understanding Moles

If you are unclear on the mole definition, find out more about it here. A mole, also known as nevus, is a cluster of pigmented cells that appear as dark spots on the skin. They develop due to the accumulation of melanocytes, the pigment-producing cells. 

While most skin moles are harmless, understanding their formation is essential. Explore topics such as the definition of moles, their development, and their connection to melanin production.

 

Types of Moles

Delve into the various types of moles here: 

  • Congenital moles - Present at birth, larger in size, potential for increased melanoma risk.
  • Dysplastic nevi - Irregular shapes, varying colors, higher melanoma risk.
  • Common moles - Everyday pigmented spots, usually harmless. Vary in color and size, often round or oval.

 

Signs of Atypical Moles

Identifying atypical or suspicious moles involves paying attention to specific characteristics. Watch for asymmetry, irregular borders, variations in color, and any changes in diameter or evolution in appearance. 

If a mole exhibits these irregularities during self-examination, it's crucial to seek professional evaluation promptly. Monitoring mole irregularities helps in the early detection of potential skin issues, ensuring timely intervention and peace of mind.

 

ABCDEs of Melanoma Detection

Learn the rules of ABCDE for melanoma skin cancer detection, such as the following: 

  • Assess moles for Asymmetry, ensuring both halves match 
  • Inspect irregular Borders
  • Note Color variations
  • Monitor Diameter, with a threshold of 6mm
  • Be vigilant for any Evolving changes in size, shape, or color. 

Understanding and applying these criteria during mole examination enhances early skin cancer detection and intervention.

 

Mole Self-Examination Guide

Conduct a thorough self mole examination with these steps. Use a mirror to check moles on all body parts in a well-lit area. Look for asymmetry, irregular borders, color changes, and any variations in size. Enlist a partner for hard-to-reach areas. Perform this skin check at home monthly to detect any abnormalities early, ensuring proactive skin health.

 

When to See a Dermatologist

Book a dermatologist mole check if you notice sudden changes, itching, bleeding, or any concerns about the ABCDE criteria. Timely dermatologist consultations ensure accurate assessments and proactive interventions, promoting peace of mind regarding your skin health. Don't hesitate; prioritize your well-being with professional mole consultation.

 

 

 

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