Dermatology Institute of Southern California offers medical treatments and spa therapies in a relaxing environment. With thorough skin analysis, training, and knowledge of skin care products, our aesthetician is able to provide custom skin care regimens specifically designed for you.
We rely on effective skin care products to help patients get optimal results. With these products and trained aesthetician, Dermatology Institute of Southern California is able to treat all skin conditions ranging from acne to age related issues.
Education & Training
Our aesthetician is educated, trained, and certified in all of the treatments that we offer at Dermatology Institute of Southern California. This will ensure that all patients receive quality care and effective treatments.
As a licensed aesthetician, Shiva implements the most advanced skin care techniques to address anti-aging, acne, and sun damaged skin. Her specialty is in Microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and Melasma treatments as well as galvanic facials. Shiva’s services are designed for a variety of people interested in enhancing their appearance by improving skin health. As a licensed clinical aesthetician, she can provide medical grade aesthetic treatments to complement the cosmetic services offered at Dr. Daniel Behroozan office.
Additionally Shiva was trained by one of the leading permanent make-up artist s and educators in the country. When performing permanent makeup, a natural appearance for her clients is always Shiva’s top priority. Whether she is drawing eyebrows or accentuating eyes or lips with permanent makeup, Shiva stops at nothing to ensure a perfect result for her clients.
Revitalizing Anti-Aging Facial
This multi-step skin renewal facial restores the skin’s elasticity and texture. It regenerates softness and vibrancy especially in skin that is aging. Developed to simultaneously exfoliate, stimulate, and nourish multiple layers, this facial is not only relaxing, but results-oriented.
Clarifying Acne Facial
Tired of troublesome breakouts and/or oily skin? This is a great facial to combat acne breakouts, and prevent future breakouts. This facial includes a deep pore cleansing treatment, extractions, and a custom masque to promote blemish free skin and moisture balance. We complete with a relaxing hand and arm massage.
Deep Cleansing Back Facial
This is an excellent option for the often neglected and hard to reach back and shoulder area. This treatment is designed to exfoliate, remove impurities, balance the skin and restore elasticity. A custom masque is used to clear blemishes and promote a healthy cell turnover.
Lactic Acid Peel
The Lactic Acid Peel is safe and effective on all skin types, but is especially recommended for dry, sensitive(including thinner skin), and aging skin. Lactic Acid helps to soften, stimulate, smooth, and exfoliate skin. This peel allows for a quick, superficial, yet effective peel. No visible flaking of the skin will occur which makes this an excellent “lunchtime peel”. This is the perfect peel for those who have never had one, or when starting a series of peels.
Salicylic Acid Peel
A superficial peel that is used to help reduce fine lines & wrinkles, control acne, and even out skin tone. This peel is a great option for sensitive skin clients and those on the go. This treatment will gently exfoliate the skin and leave you feeling clean and refreshed. For best results this peel is recommended in a series of 6.
Glycolic Acid Peel
This peel will greatly improve the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles. This is excellent for acne & hyperpigmentation. You will get great results with minimal downtime. Smoothes and softens the skin, and increases moisture retention. For best results this peel is recommended in a series of 6, gradually moving up in percentages.
The Vitalize Peel from SkinMedica brings the benefit of Beta and Alpha-hydroxy acids to provide an effective yet gentle treatment that is recommended for all skin types. This is an excellent peel for acne, hyperpigmentation, fine lines, & wrinkles. Peeling is mild to moderate and will vary among the individuals skin type. This peel is recommended in a series of 4-6.
The Vi Peel is designed to reverse the signs of aging and sun damage on the skin. Vi peel contains a synergistic blend of gentle yet powerful ingredients suitable for all skin types. This peel has superior results for acne and anti-aging. It will help improve skin tone & texture, reduce or eliminate hyperpigmentation, soften fine lines & wrinkles, clear acne, while helping to stimulate the production of collagen and elastin for firmer skin.
The Illuminize Peel
The Illuminize Peel from SkinMedica is a superficial peel that utilizes a novel approach to chemical peels with a newer generation of alpha-hydroxy acids. Using these newer generations of acids will maximize skin rejuvenating effects with low irritation. The Illuminize Peel will increase skin glow and radiance as well as tighten and restore a more youthful appearance. The Illuminize Peel will cause little to no visible peeling.
The Rejuvenize Peel
The Rejuvenize Peel from SkinMedica is an advanced formulation of peeling agents, with built-in anti-irritant and penetration enhancer that provides controlled exfoliation of the uppermost damaged layers of the skin. This treatment will provide predictable results with minimal down time. The Rejuvenize Peel is best used for patients with sun damage, melasma, pigmentary changes and acne scarring. Most patients will see a noticeable improvement with just one peel. The Rejuvenize Peel is well tolerated with minimal down time.
A state of the art chemical peel that has redefined the traditional superficial peel. This advanced treatment takes five minutes, and is used to reduce acne lesions and large pores.
Beta Lift™ removes dead and dull cells from the surface of your skin. The procedure is designed to give you healthy, young, and refreshed looking skin. Immediately after the Beta Lift treatment most patients feel that their skin feels smooth and tight. Your skin may peel for approximately 3 to 5 days, some patient have no noticeable peeling.
Trichloroacetic acid (TCA)
A deep peeling agent. Trichloroacetic acid peels are used to smooth out fine surface wrinkles, remove superficial blemishes and correct skin pigment problems. TCA peels may require repeat treatment to maintain results and require the use of sunblock for several months (this is a must). The skin may take several days to heal depending on how deep the peel.
*Patients who are using topical retinols (ie: Differin, Retin A, Tazorac, Triluma, Renova, other bleaching creams) should remember to stop these medications 5 days prior to peel treatment.