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About the Practice

Kind Dermatology and Medical Spa is a state-of-the-art aesthetic medical spa and skin surgical facility located in the heart of Santa Barbara, California. The office is conveniently located across the street from Cottage Hospital near Oak Park. The Board-certified physicians, Alexis Dougherty, MD, Louise Stewart, MD, and Rikk Lynn, MD, offer a wide variety of innovative services. Medical doctors perform all aesthetic procedures, including Botox® & filler injections,  and skin laser treatments with Cynosure® Icon™, so patients can expect safe and effective aesthetic solutions.

Because the team provides advanced treatments using the most modern technology available, patients have plenty of options for restoring smoother, healthier, more youthful-looking skin. The team is known for advocating for patients and performing treatments that are tailored to their specific needs and desired outcome.

Since Kind Dermatology and Medical Spa is home to several of the region’s leading dermatologists, patients have access to a wide breadth of knowledge and treatment options. With so many aesthetic and skin care treatments available, including a selection of SkinCeuticals®, EltaMD®, and SkinMedica® product lines, the team offers treatment options for every individual’s need and price point.

The specially trained dermatology team welcomes new and existing patients to the practice. They offer flexible scheduling throughout the week, including evening hours. Patients can expect comprehensive follow-up care for all types of treatments.





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Can acne be cured with light treatments? No, there is no cure for acne, but photo-dynamic therapy (PDT) a combination of a gel and light treatment can clear acne for several months without having to take pills.

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What is Photo-dynamic Therapy? Photo-dynamic Therapy or PDT is a process by which a chemical is put on the skin. Certain types of skin cells take up the chemical and change it into a substance that is sensitive to light. Light is then shined on the skin,

Kind Dermatology and Medical Spa
2320 Bath Street, Suite 203
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Phone: 805-250-9874
Fax: 805-687-5530
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