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Attend Our mybody Premier Event!

Join us from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, for a fun evening of hors d’oeuvres, champagne and the introduction of mybody skin care products at the Golden Gate Skin Center! Formulated using the latest in scientific innovation, mybody offers medical-grade products that smell great, feel great and make your skin look great without parabens, phthalates, […]

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How to Restore Your Skin’s Resilience in Your 40s

By the time we reach our forties, fluctuating hormones and decades of lifestyle choices begin wreaking havoc on our faces. As estrogen levels drop, the skin becomes drier and retains less moisture. The natural loss of collagen and elastin leads to loose, sagging skin that’s becoming noticeably thinner and more uneven in texture. Fine lines and […]

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Vitamin D: Are You Getting Enough?

 By now, it is commonly understood that too much sun exposure poses such health risks as premature aging, skin cancer and other skin damage. But more sun protection can mean less production of vitamin D, a vital nutrient the skin makes when it absorbs ultraviolet-B rays from sunlight. Vitamin D, also known as the “sunshine […]

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How to Keep Your Skin Healthy in Your 30s

Your 30s is a special time. You’re wiser, more confident and more conscious of how your choices affect your health, yet young enough to make changes that will benefit you into your golden years. That’s why it’s an important time to focus on the health of your skin, the body’s largest organ and the one that’s […]

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Restore and Protect Your Skin with Vitamin C

I’m a big fan of Vitamin C for healthy skin. We have a great promotion this month if you’d like to give it a try. Enjoy the article and let us know if you have any questions. Kelly Meaux, NP Clinical Director, Golden Gate Skin Center Vitamin C may not be as effective in fighting […]

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You Don’t Have to Look ‘Done’

So many of our patients worry that Botox or dermal fillers will make them look a little too “done.” We’ve all seen them — people with the perpetual deer-in-the-headlights look, no expression at all, crazy spock brows, or lips or cheeks that are way too full. But injectable treatments shouldn’t make you look like a […]

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Schedule A Skin Consultation

Your CONSULTATION includes a comprehensive skin assessment and personalized education. Our non-surgical treatment options can help you address the following common conditions: ACNE – A condition marked by the eruption of red pimples, especially in face, back and chest. AGE SPOTS – Brown patches of discoloration, most commonly found on the face, hands and chest. […]

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Golden Gate OB/GYN: Past, Present, and Future

Golden Gate Obstetrics and Gynecology has long been a local leader in women’s health care. Dr. Lois Holmes Brock, one of the Bay Area’s first female physicians, established a new culture of excellence and innovation in women’s health care when she founded Golden Gate in 1939 with her husband, Dr. Harold Watson. Their partner, Dr. Gilbert Webb, carried on the […]

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