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6 Things You Didn’t Know Botox Can do for You!

Posted February 27, 2018

The wrinkle smoothing powers of Botox are widely known probably has you envisioning the forehead of a 20-year-old. There is a reason this injection is so wildly popular… IT WORKS! The most common use for this powerful cosmetic drug is relaxing unwanted wrinkles around the eyes and on the forehead, but there are many other […]

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What happened to Obagi Skin Care Line?

Posted October 04, 2016

The Obagi skin care line had many loyal patients until 2011 when it was discontinued in Texas.  The success was in many ways attributable to the fact that some of the products contained hydroquinone, a strong skin lightener.  In 2011, the Texas Attorney General’s office informed Obagi that selling hydroquinone through physician offices is against […]

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Getting Ready for the Holidays

Posted November 03, 2015

This is the time of year that we break out our boots and scarves, our social calendars start to ramp up and we are thinking about holiday parties of all sorts.  This is also a time to plan your beauty routine for these events.  More often than I would like to admit, I find myself […]

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Upgrading your Skin Care

Posted April 07, 2015

Focus on the eyesThe skin around the forehead, crowsfeet and between the brows can become softer with good skin care, particularly retinols (SkinMedica TriRetinol is a good one) or prescription Retin-A.  However, if we continue to repetitively make faces that accentuate those lines, they will continue to get deeper.  You may be like most of […]

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Prescription vs Cosmeceuticals vs Cosmetics

Posted December 02, 2014

I am constantly looking at skin care products for myself and my practice.  The labels and characterizations that are given to some products are just confusing.  So, I thought some background on what the categories mean would be interesting.  Skin care products come in three form cosmetics, cosmeceuticals and prescriptions.  We all know the difference […]

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