Non-Surgical Earlobe Repair & Rejuvenation
Essential Aesthetics
04/05/2021

Boost Your Earring Game With Dermal Fillers Similar to our face, neck, and hands, our earlobes reveal signs of age. The earlobes are an area that we usually don’t pay much attention to during our skincare routine, but over time, they begin to sag and stretch having an effect on…

April Specials
Essential Aesthetics
04/01/2021

Indulge in skincare this month. Receive 30% off our Essential Quench Serum! Our exclusive, therapeutic skincare line uses the highest form of purified ingredients to unlock your best skin. Essential Quench Serum: Our serum is ultra-hydrating made with fractionated hyaluronic acid to quench dehydrated, dull skin and give you a…

Perioral Rejuvenation
Essential Aesthetics
03/16/2021

The perioral area of your face is the area that surrounds your mouth. As we age, fine lines and wrinkles naturally occur in these areas. Environmental factors such as excessive sun exposure and smoking can also make the lines more prominent since smokers use certain muscles around their mouths than…

COVID-19 March 2021 Update
Essential Aesthetics
03/03/2021

As our world continues to reopen, Essential Aesthetics is constantly adapting and changing the way we operate. This global pandemic has been a new challenge for us all, but we strive to continue giving you the best service and care possible. We understand that COVID has presented us all with…

What Causes a Double Chin
Essential Aesthetics
02/22/2021

When patients come to the clinic with complaints of their “double chin”, PA Ellie Zarnegar starts by asking what is the cause of it. Is it genetics? Have they recently gained weight? There are so many different reasons for a double chin to form, so there is no one-size-fits-all solution.…

JUVÉDERM VOLUMA for the Chin
Essential Aesthetics
10/01/2020

Although the chin is a critical component to facial balance, it is often overlooked when assessing the face. A strong chin adds definition, creates symmetry, and brings harmony to your appearance. In combination with a great jawline, the chin can have a big impact on your profile.  to facial features.…

LIQUID HAND LYFT
Essential Aesthetics
09/15/2020

Researchers say that after the face, the hands are the most visible, tell-tale sign of someone’s age. We pamper our face and neck, but the hands are often forgotten when it comes to proper skin care. However, just like the face and neck, our hands are susceptible to volume loss…

Do You Have ‘Runner’s Face’?

What is ‘Runner’s Face’? Running is an excellent way to get in shape and stay healthy. Many people run daily as a way to unwind and relieve their stress. Although running is a great way to exercise it can actually cause your face to sag, making you look older. This…

Micro Botox

What is Micro Botox? Micro Botox is the injection of neuromodulators such as Botox or Dysport, into the inner layer of the skin to treat fine lines, wrinkles, and even acne. By strategically injecting this highly diluted solution, PA Zarnegar can help you achieve your skin rejuvenation goals. Essential Aesthetics…

Happy Memorial Day!
Essential Aesthetics
05/23/2020

Happy Memorial Day Weekend from Essential Aesthetics!

Laser Treatment for Dry Eye

At Essential Aesthetics, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) is one of our most popular treatments because it treats a variety of conditions – acne scarring, rosacea, sun damage, and so much more. The most recent addition to the variety of conditions IPL treats is dry eye. IPL Therapy is one of…

MAY COVID-19 UPDATE
Essential Aesthetics
04/28/2020

Dear Patients, We continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic as it quickly evolves. However, to serve the needs of you, our patients, we will be available on a limited and appointment only basis Monday through Friday.  In order to practice social distancing, we will schedule only one person at…

4/1/20: Update on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic
Essential Aesthetics
04/01/2020

Dear Patients, Our office is closely monitoring the latest news, guidance and regulations in regard to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  The Contra Costa Health Department has extended the current shelter-in-place order to May 3 as of March 31st.  We are doing our part in flattening the curve and remaining closed…

Update on Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Essential Aesthetics
03/17/2020

To our patients and community, I wanted to reach out to you all as coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to impact us all. We are following the orders of the Department of Public Health and closing our office until further notice. This order began this morning, March 17, and will continue through…

How Long Do I Have to Wait Before I Can Get My Tattoo Removed?
Essential Aesthetics
01/16/2020

How Long Do I Have to Wait Before I Can Get My Tattoo Removed? Although getting a new tattoo is exciting for most people, some immediately regret their decision. Whether they did it as a dare, or the tattoo did not turn out how they wanted it to, it is…

Fight the Winter Blues with B12
Essential Aesthetics
12/23/2019

What is B12? B12 is a vitamin that promotes healthy nerve and blood cells in the body and helps make DNA. It also helps prevent certain types of anemia such as megaloblastic anemia. What are the symptoms of B12 deficiency? Common symptoms of vitamin B12 deficiency include: Strange sensations, numbness,…

How to Get Rid of Your Turkey Neck Before Thanksgiving

The only turkey you should be having this month is on your plate with stuffing and cranberry sauce. The term turkey neck refers to the double chin, or wrinkled and sagging skin on the neck. Lucky for you, at Essential Aesthetics, we treat turkey neck with a combination therapy to…

PRP for Anti-Aging
Essential Aesthetics
10/17/2019

What is PRP? Platelet-Rich-Plasma (PRP), also known as “vampire facials, have recently become widely talked about and have become a popular treatment that many celebrities get done. However, PRP has been used for over a decade in the medical field to promote healing, especially in sports injuries. More recently, it…

About Sculptra Aesthetic
Essential Aesthetics
09/16/2019

About Sculptra Aesthetic In a world where there are varieties of solutions to aesthetic troubles, it might become overwhelming to pick the right answer. Although Botox and fillers create instant results, they don’t offer long-term results. This is where Sculptra comes in to offer lasting, natural results. Sculptra is an…