DermSurgery Associates Blog

QUIZ: Are You a Better Candidate for BOTOX® or Dermal Fillers?

QUIZ: Are You a Better Candidate for BOTOX® or Dermal Fillers?

When it comes to anti-aging, few treatments are as effective as minimally invasive injectables. Both dermal fillers and BOTOX® Cosmetic (and other neuromodulators) have become popular among adults of all ages thanks to their ability to elevate and rejuvenate natural features without the invasiveness of surgery. The next step: online or call one of our …

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Woman looking at facial scars from acne

5 Top Treatments for Fading Acne Scars

Acne is a common part of life, but pimples can leave deep scars, dark spots, and pockmarks. These blemishes on the face can make you feel insecure and follow you long after your initial acne has healed. Sometimes topical treatments such as lotions and serums aren't enough to fade these stubborn acne scars. But there's …

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Mohs Surgery for the Newly Diagnosed: What You Need To Know

Being diagnosed with skin cancer can be a startling experience, but don't worry—you're certainly not alone. More than 3 million cases of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are treated in the U.S. each year, and the vast majority of skin cancers are curable. Mohs surgery is considered one of the best, …

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What Dermatologists Want You To Know About Microneedling

As nonsurgical procedures grow more popular than ever, microneedling has become a household name. Our Houston patients often ask about the procedure and want to know if it lives up to its glowing reputation. With an 89% “Worth It” rating on RealSelf.com, the answer is yes–microneedling is a great choice for skin rejuvenation. It is …

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Woman prepping for BOTOX treatment

How To Prep for Your Injectable Treatment

Treatments like BOTOX® and dermal fillers are more popular than ever at our Greater Houston practices. But while starting your injectables journey can be as easy as booking an appointment, there are a few things to keep in mind before your session. For the best results—and a smooth healing process—follow these main guidelines. Avoid alcohol: …

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Man receiving laser treatment

Our Go-To Devices To Treat Every Skin Concern

Plenty of creams and serums on the market promise to revitalize your skin. However, topical treatments can only do so much when it comes to deeper skincare issues. Problems like dark spots, wrinkles, and sagging often require specialized procedures to be truly addressed. There's good news, though: Our dermatologist team here in Houston has the …

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man taking quiz to find out skin type

QUIZ: Do You Know Your Skin Type?

When it comes to creating the perfect skincare routine, no two patients are exactly alike. Finding the right products and treatments depends on an important factor: knowing your unique skin type. Our dermatologist team has helped countless Houston men and women discover their personal skin type and create a custom treatment plan for their complexion. …

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Woman in her 40s, poses with flawless, smooth skin from BOTOX

BOTOX®: The Most Versatile Injectable

As nonsurgical procedures have grown more popular than ever, BOTOX® Cosmetic has become a household name. Our Houston patients love using it to fight wrinkles, fine lines, and other common signs of aging. The rest of America seems to agree—in 2018 alone, over 7.4 million BOTOX injections were administered. While the word “cosmetic” is in its …

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