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

Posted February 27, 2018 in Products 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 […]

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What happened to Obagi Skin Care Line?

Blog Posted October 04, 2016 in Products 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 […]

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Getting Ready for the Holidays

Blog Posted November 03, 2015 in Products, Surgical procedures, Soft tissue fillers 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 […]

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Prescription vs Cosmeceuticals vs Cosmetics

Posted December 02, 2014 in Products 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 […]

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Lighteners and Brighteners.

Posted November 06, 2014 in Products Pigmentation problems (dark or light changes in the skin) are the third most common dermatologic disorder and are more common in women.  This has a number of causes, but sun exposure is one of the most common.  So, most people will notice changes in the summer.  The most important […]

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Is sunscreen enough?

Posted July 01, 2014 in Products Is sunscreen enough? Sunscreen, sunblock or the combination is a big part of keeping your skin healthy and preventing sun damage, when used regularly.  These block the harmful UVA and UVB, but not all of the radiation rays that can affect the skin, as well.  The radiation rays cause […]