Yearly Archives: 2021

Dermatologist sharing knowledge with patients

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, 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 dermatologists here in Houston have the exact …

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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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Microneedling: DIY or Professional?

Our cosmetic dermatology team offers microneedling in Houston to create toned, rejuvenated skin for our patients. However, as with any trendy treatment, "DIY microneedling" tools have flooded the market, claiming to provide professional-grade results. These at-home devices work similarly—creating micro-injuries to the skin—but are often less powerful and less safe than professional treatments. Dermatologist-provided treatments …

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Forehead Wrinkles at Different Ages (and How to Treat Them)

The face is the first place to show signs of aging, and wrinkles are a common culprit. If you’ve ever looked in the mirror and frowned at new lines crossing your forehead, know you’re not alone. Forehead wrinkles are created by repeatedly frowning, squinting, or making other expressions. Each time you move your facial muscles, …

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Botox before and after.

BOTOX®: What Can It Do for Me?

What are wrinkles beside your eyes? Nothing more than thin, recessed sections of the skin. At least that's what they are in clinical terms. In terms of what you see in the mirror, wrinkles are a sign of the times. If you are ready to do something about it, there is a product available. Say hello …

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Female dermatologist checking for skin cancer

Mohs Surgery 101: Answering Your Most Commonly Asked Questions

Each year, more than 1.2 million Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer. While this diagnosis isn’t usually immediately life-threatening, it does require corrective treatment to prevent it from spreading further. Mohs surgery is one of the most effective, trusted ways to remove these cancerous skin cells directly.  You may find yourself with a few questions—both …

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