Best Cosmetic Dermatologist in Marin

You don’t have to be stuck with acne scars from your teenage years or the lines around your eyes that don’t match your image of yourself — there are trained professionals to help you look and feel your best. Cosmetic surgeons have flocked to the Bay Area over the years, providing the finest of care to Marin County and offering a wide variety of specialities. The 2023 readers’ choice Best of the County winner is Southern Marin Dermatology (pictured above). For the rest of the Marin Magazine‘s Best of Marin County Cosmetic Dermatology picks see below.

Our 2023 Beauty category sponsor is NorCal Plastic Surgery.

We’ve broken it down by region: Southern and Central Marin.

Southern | Central 

Southern Marin

Southern Marin Dermatology


This woman-led company is all about helping you achieve your surgical and cosmetic goals at this full-service clinic. From CoolSculpting to Botox, they want to make sure that you have as many options as possible, and that no matter your circumstances, you have a safe and effective procedure available. Hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

2330 Marinship Way #370, Sausalito, 415.887.9758

Laub Dermatology

Mill Valley

Since 1988, Dr. David Laub has been serving Marin County with confidence and professionalism. From the moment you step into the office, the staff is all about making you feel comfortable and taken care of. Amongst their many services are laser hair removal, skin resurfacing, and advanced treatments like ThermaFrax. Hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

591 Redwood Highway Suite 2210, Mill Valley, 415.381.6661

Mill Valley Dermatology

Mill Valley

Dr. Haydee Knott has an award from the National Institutes of Health, is a member of the Women’s Dermatologic Society and continues her education to stay on top of the field. For those looking for anti-aging treatments to plump thinner lips, she’s one of the best providers of Juvederm in the county and is there to personally guide you through your beauty journey. Hours are 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Monday through Friday. 655 Redwood Highway Frontage Road Suite 100, Mill Valley, 415.634.8411

Zand Dermatology

Mill Valley

Dr. Sarv Zand’s holistic approach to dermatology has been admired in the Bay Area for the past decade. She’s highly trained in Mohs micrographic surgery and is known for skilled diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer. For those who can’t make it into the office, Zand offers an online store with a wide assortment of products to help give you glowing, smooth and healthy skin. She also has partnered with Stripes to help women navigate menopause. Hours are 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

655 Redwood Highway Frontage Road Suite 246, Mill Valley, 415.301.5000

Central Marin

California Skin Institute


The team of registered nurses at California Skin Institute have over 30 years of experience, offering excellent care. From acne scar removal to Xeomin, they can do it all and offer the entire gamut, including Restylane treatments and Juvederm. A focus on safety and personalization, plus the variety of procedures available, make them stand out from the crowd. Hours are 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Wednesday, and 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friday. 

1030 Sir Francis Drake Blvd. #110, Kentfield, 415.461.1036

Morpheus Medical Aesthetics


Morpheus can revitalize your natural beauty via various treatments for wrinkles, moles and dark spots. The amazing aesthetic team is here to support you however you’d like, whether that means PRP hair restoration or a variety of fillers and injectables to smooth skin. They also provide microneedling along with laser and radiofrequency treatments. Hours are 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday

5 Bon Air Road #107, Larkspur, 415.924.1330


Nor Cal Plastic Surgery: 2023 Best of the County Beauty

NorCal Plastic Surgery provides a personalized, goal-oriented approach to enhanced quality of life. Dr. Tim Rankin employs award-winning surgical techniques and provides consistently safe, high-quality outcomes.

Are you known for any particular surgeries?
The deep plane facelift/necklift is a term that has recently gained more notoriety, but describes the high quality, durable results for which we are known. Facial rejuvenation is a highly individualized procedure that allows us to address your unique aging process.
How long have you been in business?
We are now in our fourth year since opening our Marin office. Having grown up in Marin, it has been an incredible experience providing our services in my home town.
Any other favorite Marin health and wellness businesses?
Yes! We love (and refer clients to) Dr. Chilcott at Morpheus Medical Aesthetics (med spa), Pacific Skin Care (dermatology), NOW Power Yoga (fitness), Healthy Living Nutritional Counseling (nutrition), Power MD (regenerative medicine) and Christopher Salon (haircare).