Beauty Bytes with Dr. Kay: Secrets of a Plastic Surgeon™
Beauty Bytes with Dr. Kay: Secrets of a Plastic Surgeon™
Kay Durairaj, MD, FACS @beautybydrkay
The hot new location for all your beauty needs. Learn how to stay beautiful on the inside and out with advice from Kay Durairaj, MD, a top plastic surgeon from Los Angeles, California. This podcast will feature the inside scoop on trends in plastic surgery, botox, fillers, beauty, and wellness. Guest stars will include influencers, entrepreneurs, and other top plastic surgeons across the country. Stay tuned for Beauty Bytes, and follow us on Instagram @beautybydrkay.
542: Sculptra: The Secret To Stimulating Your Own Collagen
On this week’s podcast, I talk to you all about Sculptra! Sculptra, also known as poly-L-lactic acid is made from the same material that stitches come from! I love this injectable because of how effective it is at helping your body produce its own collagen! I love educating all of my Beauty Byters about products like Sculptra. It is so important to know that there is more to injectables than just Botox or filler! In this episode, I tell you all of the reasons why I love Sculptra, some of my favorite areas to treat, and why patients see such gorgeous results with this product! You may have heard a thing or two about Sculptra from watching my videos of the Sculptra Butt Augmentation. This injectable was originally designed to help HIV patients that lost facial volume. One of the greatest things about medicine is finding new, innovative ways to use products beyond what they were originally meant for. If you’re looking to turn back the clock, come see me for some Sculptra! Everyone can use a little pick me up.  Find me on Instagram here!  Find Before & After photos of my Sculptra Butt Lift here!  Watch a video of my Sculptra butt lift here!  Shop my amazing skincare line here!
Jul 25, 2023
9 min
541: What is Trap Tox?
Muscle tension, neck pain, and shoulder discomfort- did you know that injecting tox into these areas can help relieve it? Discover what Trap Tox is and how it can help aid in relieving trapezius muscle tension. Tune into this Five Min Friday to learn more about their therapeutic potential and how they can improve your well-being. 
Jul 21, 2023
5 min
540: Summer Secrets: Should You Stop Scrubbing?
Happy Friday Beauty Byters! In this week’s Five Minute Friday, I am talking about the importance of exfoliating your skin. Exfoliating your skin has so many benefits both internally and externally. Everything from the absorption of your skincare, to the circulation of your skin, exfoliation is the key to success! Skin always looks healthiest when there is an alignment of the cells, and they have a smooth even surface. Being cautious of harsh exfoliants is just as important! These products with large, dull granules can leave microtears in the skin and lead to further damage. Boost your body's natural abilities, boost your body's natural beauty, exfoliate!  Click Here to follow my Instagram! Click Here to shop my KD Skincare!
Jul 18, 2023
9 min
539: Sunburn Summer Secrets
Peeling skin, redness, and pain - are you experiencing these symptoms after your relaxing summer vacay? You probably have sunburn! Sunburns develop as a result of being exposed to the ultraviolet (UV) rays emitted by the sun or artificial UV light sources. It's important to note that sunburns can contribute to premature aging of the skin and increase the risk of developing skin cancer. Taking proactive measures to protect your skin can help reduce the chances of getting sunburnt. Aloe Vera, for instance, is a great way to alleviate a sunburn. Tune into my Five Minutes Friday to learn some more sunburn remedies! To shop the best sunscreen to protect you from sunburn, click HERE. To shop other amazing product by KD Skin, click HERE. Learn about why it is important to know what's in your sunscreen, click HERE. To follow me on TikTok click HERE. To connect with me on Instagram click HERE. To subscribe to my Youtube Page click HERE. To learn my expert injection techniques click HERE. 
Jul 14, 2023
12 min
538: Topical Cysteamine: New Treatment for Hyperpigmentation
Melasma, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, and lentigines - these skin hyperpigmentation conditions can be solved by an ingredient known as Cysteamine. As a safe and well-tolerated antioxidant, cysteamine can be used daily to fade dark patches. It’s a less intensive option for skin lightening compared to hydroquinone. Tune into my newest episode to find out everything you need to know about this new treatment! To shop cult's favorite sunscreen to protect against hyperpigmentation, click HERE. To shop other amazing product by me, click HERE. Learn about the do's and don'ts of treating hyperpigmentation from another one of my episode, click HERE. To follow me on TikTok click HERE. To connect with me on Instagram click HERE. To subscribe to my Youtube Page click HERE. To learn my expert injection techniques click HERE. 
Jul 11, 2023
12 min
537: 4 Signs You May Have Tech Neck
Dull pain, stiffness, and numbness- if you’re noticing any of these symptoms around your head and neck area, you may be at risk for tech neck! While this new age of technology brought us a more convenient way of communicating, it also produced new hazards. Join me on this week’s Five Minute Friday for a thorough breakdown of what tech neck is and how it can jeopardize our health if the appropriate steps are not taken. Want try out my fantastic Neck Cream? Click HERE to treat yourself now! To shop my amazing skincare products click HERE. Do you want to get rid of Turkey Neck? Click HERE for another episode on neck! To follow me on TikTok click HERE. To connect with me on Instagram click HERE. To subscribe to my Youtube Page click HERE. To learn my expert injection techniques click HERE. 
Jul 7, 2023
14 min
536: Summer Secrets: Your Guide To All Things Sunscreen
Happy Friday, Beauty Byters!  As you prepare for your summer vacation, or stay-cation, it is important to learn the benefits of wearing sunscreen. UV rays can damage your skin cells DNA. With improper care, over time your skin may be susceptible to wrinkles, discoloration, and skin cancer. In this podcast I talk to you all about the importance of sunscreen, the difference between chemical and physical sunscreens, and the best ways to protect yourself from harmful UVA and UVB rays. I explain the science behind mineral based sunscreens and pros and cons of it. If you’re traveling abroad or plan on spending time in the sun this summer, you must listen to this episode! Remember, the skin is one of the largest organs on your body and I can’t stress enough how important it is to protect it.  Find me on Instagram here!  Read my blog post Why Is Mineral Sunscreen Better Than Chemical Sunscreen? here! Shop my amazing skincare line here!
Jul 5, 2023
8 min
535: Summer Skincare Guide: Top 5 Reasons You Need to Be Exfoliating Your Skin
Happy Friday Beauty Byters! In this week’s Five Minute Friday, I am talking about the importance of exfoliating your skin. Exfoliating your skin has so many benefits both internally and externally. Everything from the absorption of your skincare, to the circulation of your skin, exfoliation is the key to success! Skin always looks healthiest when there is an alignment of the cells, and they have a smooth even surface. Being cautious of harsh exfoliants is just as important! These products with large, dull granules can leave microtears in the skin and lead to further damage. Boost your body's natural abilities, boost your body's natural beauty, exfoliate!  Click Here to follow my Instagram! Click Here to shop my KD Skincare!
Jun 30, 2023
9 min
534: Hyperdilute Radiesse: Wrinkles, Volume Loss, & Sagging Skin
Wrinkles, volume loss and sagging skin-these are some signs of aging that could be tackled by a hyperdilute Radiesse treatment. By diluting Radiesse and injecting it superficially, it could help to reduce skin thickness and texture. It’s also great for facilitating an even spread, and encouraging collagen production. Tune in to my newest podcast to learn more about hyperdilute Radiesse!
Jun 27, 2023
14 min
533: Skin Flooding: Unveiling the Truth of TikTok Skincare Trend
Ceramides, glycerin, and hyaluronic acid - These are the ingredients that make skin flooding gives you a glowy, dewy complexion on the brisket of days. Is it a fraud of Beauty Tok or a lifesaver for dry skin? The logic behind skin flooding is super east. In fact, you may already be doing this without even knowing it. Tune into my newest Five Min Friday to unveil the secrets behind skin flooding!
Jun 23, 2023
10 min
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