Welcome to Dr. Frances Segal, MD and her Aesthetic Laser Specialist team.

Dr. Frances Segal, MD and her aesthetic staff have the ability to treat multiple body and facial concerns whether that is wrinkles, sun spots, or skin laxity! With the help of our experienced and highly qualified staff, you may be able to see your facial and body imperfections disappear! We are located in the Davies Eye Center Building in Carlsbad Village, come visit us soon!

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Dr. Frances Segal, MD

Dr. Segal is a Board Certified Dermatologist who has practiced since 1986. A native Californian, she is a graduate, with honors, of UC Davis Medical School and received her Dermatology training at UC Irvine; she is also Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Segal enjoys not only the medical aspects of her practice, but also the opportunity to interact with people from all walks of life. She is an avid runner, ballroom dancer, and art and theater lover.

Specialists with Experience

Each member of our team has successfully treated thousands of patients, delivering great results. We measure satisfaction by how well we meet patients’ aesthetic goals, which may range from decreasing the appearance of a few wrinkles to smoothing out your overall complexion. Our practice uses only genuine injectable products from Allergan and Merz and all our lasers are FDA-approved, so you can trust you are receiving excellent care. With extensive clinical experience, our nurses and physicians will develop a personalized treatment plan specific to your needs and your skin conditions.


 Kyndra L. McKinney, BSN

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Kyndra L. McKinney is a Senior RN with 12 years laser experience and 20 years of overall experience. She has also been Vice President of Nursing at RN Specialist for 5 years and 7 years at Scripps Clinic Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology Center for Dr. E. Victor Ross.

As the head of nursing for RN Specialist, she has performed hundreds of laser procedures for different physicians throughout Southern California. Besides being hands-on in the clinical world she has also managed physicians’ offices of 6 nurses treating 60 laser patients per day.

Kyndra’s Certifications:

Cynosure/Palomar ICON
Miramar Labs MiraDry
Candela GentleMax
LaserCandela AlexTrivantage Laser
Palomar Aspire System
SlimLipoCynosure Smartlipo & Laser Lipolysis System
Ra Medical Pharos Ex-308 Excimer Laser

Nicole Dowler, RN, BSN

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Nicole Dowler RN, BSN, graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.  She has been working in Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery for over seven years for medical aesthetics offices and plastic surgeons.  She has trained and mentored several Aesthetic RNs in San Diego County.  Her passion for Aesthetics shows through her meticulous work.  She takes pride in her thorough and customized consultations to help each individual patient reach their goals.  She wants every single patient to feel special and beautiful.  Her calming demeanor, comforting bedside manner, and gentle touch make her a very sought after laser and injectable RN.


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