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Dr. Ngo & Spring Skin Care

For deeper renewal of the skin, see a dermatologist for a seasonal chemical peel. In this treatment, a chemical solution is applied to the skin, eventually causing the outer layer to peel off. The new layer of skin underneath is typically smoother and less wrinkled. “Spring is a time when you want to remove dead […]

Debbie’s Skin Care Corner: Brides to Be!

Your save the dates have been sent out, the bridal party has been selected. Now you’re noticing the toll stress has taken on your skin, already, and you’ve really only just begun the process. Following is a simple way to take one more thing to worry about off your plate. Here at The Center for […]

Destroy Stubborn Fat Fast!

Wanting to see a change in your body? Is all your dieting and working out is just not cutting it? Are you frustrated and feeling defeated? Well The Center for Dermatology Care may have an answer to your problem! Freeze that unwanted fat with CoolSculpting! Coolsculpting© is a safe, effective non-surgical treatment for the removal […]

Medical Hair Restoration — Santa Barbara Options

Most balding men can benefit from available options for medical hair restoration in today’s market. Women balding in concentrated areas can also benefit from hair restoration surgery if they are showing hair loss that looks similar to male pattern baldness. There are several options available at the Center for Dermatology Care to help with these […]

Commentary: Protect yourself from unseasonably warm weather

Winter means shorter days, but in Orange County, even those short days are sunny. So when you step outside this weekend to enjoy the warm February forecast, don’t forget to grab your sunscreen to protect yourself against damaging ultraviolet (UV) radiation Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S., affecting 1 […]

Debbie’s Skin Care Corner: Bright Side of Sunscreen

You may not realize how the sun can damage your skin in the winter! Following is an interview between Skin Inc. Magazine and a leading researcher on UV damage in the winter. Over the last decade, Vincent Hubiche, personal care application lab manager, at Gattefossé SAS focused on leading the field of sensory analysis in […]

Laser Light Therapy — Santa Barbara Capullus272

Board-certified dermatologist Dr. Andrew Kaufman is specially trained in hair-restoration techniques. One of the non-surgical procedures he offers at our office is a process known as laser light therapy. Laser light therapy is done using the Capullus272. This machine beams low-level laser energy into the affected hair follicles to stimulate hair growth. This procedure serves […]

Debbie’s Skin Care Corner: Winter Skin Survival Guide

It’s wintertime, and if you’re like the rest of us those gusty winds, dry air, and chilly mornings can really do a number on soft skin and hair. Cold air outside and heating systems indoors can strip moisture from strands and skin, making hair dry with fly away ends and leaving skin itchy, red and […]

Platelet Rich Plasma — Hair Loss Santa Barbara

For some patients who are looking for hair-restoration treatment, surgery is not an option they’re willing to pursue. This is a common barrier for many people. Platelet rich plasma therapy provides a non-surgical option that is both natural and safe. Platelet rich plasma therapy involves injections into the scalp with micro-needles to help stimulate progenitor […]


Why Do I Get Ingrown Hairs And Razor Bumps? How Can I Prevent Razor Bumps And Ingrown Hairs? Ingrown hairs and razor bumps are a result of using products and methods that were not designed for those with coarse or curly hair. Properly shaving with high quality products and tools designed for you reduces razor […]



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My treatment was several hours in duration. The care was provided by Samantha and Dr. Yasmeen Kabir. Both were professional, personable, and gave excellent care. I was completely satisfied. READ MORE



Dr. Kaufman was outstanding! So professional and reassuring. The nurses were so kind! I had BCC removed through Mohs surgery. I have seen doctors around the world and this was the best medical experience I have ever had. READ MORE



Dr. Kaufman and his crew were awesome. I felt comfortable during surgery, and the nurses were amazing. Dr. Kaufman is intelligent, highly skilled, attentive to details, and his dry sense of humor is funny. READ MORE

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    Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD, FACP

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    Yasmeen Kabir, MD

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