MOHS Surgery Encino, CA

Removing Skin Cancer with Mohs Surgery

Skin cancer often occurs in places where you don’t exactly want a big scar…like the cheeks, nose, or forehead. Removing a basal cell carcinoma on the back of a man is a far cry from removing a squamous cell carcinoma on the cheek of a woman. That’s why Dr. Malamet uses Mohs surgery for removal […]

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Liposuction Encino, CA

Liposuction is the Boss of Stubborn Fat

Fat can be stubborn, kind of like the two-year-old rolling around on the floor of Ralph’s when his mom wouldn’t get him the Sour Patch Kids candy. No matter how much you work out or what changes you make to your diet, in certain areas such as the abdomen it is very difficult to get […]

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Botox for Excessive Sweating Encino, CA

You Don’t Have to Be So Sweaty

People cursed with excessive sweating, clinically known as hyperhidrosis, can sometimes feel as if they’re alone in having this problem. In reality, hyperhidrosis is quite common, affecting around three percent of the world’s population. As we’re in the midst of a hot California summer, maybe it’s time to let Dr. Malamet help you solve your […]

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Nose Job iEncino, CA

A New Nose

It’s not as if today’s crop of humans suddenly decided we didn’t like our noses and wanted to change them. The first recorded rhinoplasty or nose-enhancement surgery can be traced back to the ancient times of Egypt and India. Today rhinoplasty is one of the most frequently performed cosmetic surgeries in the country. Men and […]

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Facial Fillers Encino

Hyaluronic Acid and Dermal Fillers

If you’re here poking around Dr. Malamet’s blog and website, you’ve probably already heard of hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is the basis of “naturally derived” dermal fillers such as Juvederm, Restylane, and Perlane that Dr. Malamet uses with his patients. These fillers get that designation because hyaluronic acid occurs naturally in the human body. In […]

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dermal fillers Encino, CA

Plump Lips are Sooooooo Kissable

Do you remember that shampoo commercial a few years back that said, “Don’t hate me because I’m beautiful”? Upon watching the spot, most people said out loud, “I hate you.” For many women, the same could be true of Angelina Jolie and those lips of hers. Sure, she may have now been through two divorces, […]

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Skin Cancer Encino, CA

ABCs of Skin Cancer

While you may associate “ABC” with the Jackson Five, when it comes to your skin it pays to remember ABCDE. Those five letters are an easy way to remember five steps in identifying growths that could be skin cancer. Living in sunny Southern California, most of us are aware of the dangers presented by the […]

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Laser Resurfacing Encino, California

Using Lasers to Get Rid of Old, Damaged Skin

Before lasers came into their own for various skin treatments, there was dermabrasion. In dermabrasion, circulating diamond-tipped abrasive brushes sanded off the surface layers of the skin. This aggressive procedure required a lengthy and fairly painful recovery. But laser skin resurfacing has made dermabrasion a thing of the past Dr. Malamet uses laser resurfacing to […]

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Smaller Breasts Without the Scarring

Overly large breasts can be nothing but a burden, both physically and emotionally. But breast reduction surgery can involve extensive scarring, which many potential patients aren’t interested in. In some cases, however, Dr. Malamet can perform breast reduction using the only liposuction to reduce breast size without the scars. Maybe that could work for you. […]

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