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What is the PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma facial?

Posted October 25, 2017 in Uncategorized

More people are using Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, in aesthetic procedures.  Platelet rich plasma has been used for many years in orthopedics, as well as plastic surgery to hasten healing time and improve tissue quality.  PRP can be used during facelifts to prevent bleeding and assist with healing.  It can also be injected like a […]

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How young is too young for plastic surgery?

Posted October 17, 2017 in Uncategorized

The American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery and American Society for Plastic Surgery both note trends in younger people seeking noninvasive treatments and plastic surgery.  Some of the most popular treatments are those that can be used preventatively.  Botox is a great example of a treatment that works well to smooth the lines that are […]

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Mobile Beauty

Posted October 12, 2017 in Uncategorized

Like many other industries, providers of medical aesthetics are seeking to improve the convenience of the services that they provide.  We are seeing injections, laser and noninvasive treatments that are delivered to your house or in mobile units.  Many wonder how to compare these services to those in a physician’s office.The law in Texas is […]

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What kinds of facelifts are there?

Posted October 04, 2017 in Uncategorized

We have more information available to us than ever before.  This is amazing and empowering for patients to know exactly what they want are are having done, but it can also be overwhelming.  You may have heard of or read about different surgical techniques for facelifts and were wondering how they compare.Which is better, a […]

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Lifting without a “Facelift”

Posted September 26, 2017 in Uncategorized

Many people desire a lift, but get nervous hearing the word “facelift”.  So, what other options are out there?Siloutette liftThe Siloutette lift is a relatively new product, but not a new idea.  This lift uses 3 threads to lift the facial skin, which is the same idea as the “thread lift” from years ago.  The […]

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How often should I wash my hair?

Posted September 21, 2017 in Uncategorized

I don’t know about you, but I feel like the advice for how often to wash or not wash your hair has become very confusing.  I had always been taught to wash your hair every day.  In the last few years, hair stylists and Dermatologists recommended not washing every day.  Now, it seems the pendulum […]

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What is hair restoration or a hair transplant?

Posted September 13, 2017 in Uncategorized

A thick head of hair is not only youthful but is a significant expression of femininity or masculinity.  We have discussed some non-surgical options for having thicker, fuller hair, but what if you are looking for a more dramatic result?Hair restoration has advanced significantly.  I say those words and people automatically think of “plugs”!  It’s […]

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What’s new in hair restoration?

Posted September 05, 2017 in Uncategorized

Full, thick hair is associated with youth, vitality and health, as well as an expression of our masculinity or femininity.  So, when we notice that it is not as thick as before or the hairline changes, this can be a very stressful situation.  Luckily there are a number of new and exciting treatments, as well […]

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What to skip for the summer

Posted August 23, 2017 in Uncategorized

While we talk about everything that people do to get ready for the summer and during the summer, its just as important to know what is ok to skip for the warmer months.  Some skin care treatments are better to plan for months with less sun and heat.Laser Hair removal We think about getting laser […]

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Summer Friendly Skin Care

Posted August 21, 2017 in Uncategorized

The summer is hot and humid in Houston.  The majority of people regardless of your skin type, you have to change your skin care regimen in the summer, particularly here.  The humidity can make your skin oilier and prone to break out.  Also, sunscreen is a must but that can compound the breakout problem, as […]

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Summer Hair

Posted August 15, 2017 in Uncategorized

Get out your sunscreen because it’s so hot this year!  So, we know to get our combo sunscreen/sunblock ready, but what about our hair? Keep in mind that the heat can dry the hair, even in humid climates like Houston.  Plan your chemical treatments before and after the summer as much as possible.  Granted, no […]

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Lip Injections: Expectations vs. Reality

Posted July 19, 2017 in Lip Augmentation

While the trend certainly didn’t start with the Kardashian/Jenner clan, when Kylie Jenner revealed her much larger lips seemingly overnight, most of us were in awe. When it came out that her luscious lips were the result of lip injections, nobody was really surprised. While makeup tricks are good, they aren’t THAT good. Since the […]

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