Pearl E. Grimes MD, FAAD is the Director of the Vitiligo & Pigmentation Institute of Southern California and is highly renowned international authority on vitiligo and pigmentary disorders. Dr. Grimes is currently serving as a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at UCLA. Her all-encompassing and dedicated approach to treating these disorders has attracted patients from various regions of the world for her expertise. She is both a clinician, researcher, and orator, lecturing globally on pigmentation disorders. She has also shared her expertise on cosmetic procedures such as fillers, chemical peeling, and microdermabrasion.
Dr. Grimes has received recognition within the field by being awarded the prestigious Dermatology Foundation “Practitioner of the Year” Award in 2011 and the Women’s Dermatological Society “Mentor of the Year’ award. She was placed on LA Magazine’s Super Doctors ® list for five consecutive years and on the “Best Doctors of America” list for the previous 12 years. Dr. Grimes was named as one of Hollywood’s Top Doctors by her peers for 2014 and 2015 in The Hollywood Reporter. Dr. Grimes is known for her ongoing research and is actively involved in performing Clinical Trials
Dr. Grimes provides therapy for vitiligo with the goal of recovering natural skin color by restoring melanocytes on the skin.
Melasma can be treated with multiple therapies offered by Dr. Grimes, these include microdermabrasion, Fraxel laser, IPL, chemical peels, salicylic acid, and more.
Dr. Grimes uses multiple approaches for the treatment of acne to slow its severity and prevent additional scarring.
BOTOX is a safe and FDA-approved treatment that can reverse the signs of aging while treating frown lines between the brows.
Katalaya™ Skin Care line is exclusively formulated for all skin types with carefully selected ingredients that target particular concerns. It has been successfully used to improve even the most difficult challenges.
Juvéderm®, Perlane®, Restylane® are smooth consistency gels made of hyaluronic acid—a naturally occurring substance in your skin that helps to add volume and hydration.
Thermage is clinically proven to provide benefits to skin in the form of a smoother, younger looking appearance. The treatment provides and effective method of addressing fine lines and wrinkles.