All about sculptra

All About Sculptra®

Fillers are unique gels that doctors use to restore the fullness we lose during aging. Most well-known fillers among patients use hyaluronic acid (HA) in their formulation. HA is a substance that naturally occurs in the body and as a filler, creates temporary soft, natural contours while easing the appearance of wrinkles. In a rush …

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How to Manage Psoriasis in Cold Weather

The immune system mediates psoriasis. However, some triggers can cause it to flare up. A trigger can be stress, injury to the skin, or even the cold weather. Yes, that is right, the cold weather. As the humidity and temperatures drop, there is less moisture in the air. Excessive drying of the skin will trigger …

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Acne Treatment in San Antonio, TX

Battling Adult Acne – Causes and How to Manage It

Adult-onset acne is the cherry on the top of an already stressful life, it seems. Although it can be embarrassing and annoying, you are not alone. If you have had acne most of your life, you can get acne well into your 50’s. You can also get it for the first time as an adult …

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Acne Treatment in San Antonio, TX

ACNE: The Breakout Breakdown

We are ankle deep in June and National Acne Awareness Month. Acne can affect anyone at any age, although this pesky skin condition is more common in your teenage years. It can also be located not just on the face, but also on your back, shoulders, and other parts of your body. Acne is the …

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Skin Cancer Removal in San Antonio, TX

SKIN CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

It is estimated that 1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. This May, we recognize Skin Cancer and Melanoma Awareness Month in hopes of raising awareness of skin cancer prevention. We encourage you to educate yourself on the potential risks of developing skin cancer and different ways you can protect your …

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Medical Spa in San Antonio, TX

Rosacea Flares – What’s causing them?

It’s not blush, acne, or an allergic reaction. If you’re one of the estimated 14 million people in America suffering from rosacea, you understand the struggle of explaining it to someone. This April, we recognize those affected by rosacea and raise awareness of this common skin condition. Read on for some ways to avoid rosacea …

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HydraFacial® in San Antonio, TX

4 Reasons You Need a Spring HydraFacial

Texas wildflowers are in bloom which means the warmer temperatures of springtime are upon us. With colder temperatures preceding, your skin can still be dealing with the aftermath of the cold, dry winter air. Don’t fret! A HydraFacial can be just what you need to put some moisture and rejuvenation back into your skin. Here …

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Botox® Injections in San Antonio, TX

BOTOX® MYTHS DEBUNKED

From social media figures to reality television stars, there are plenty of myths surrounding botulinum toxin therapy, commonly known as Botox. We’ll be debunking some common myths surrounding the subject. First, what is Botox®? Botox® is a purified form of botulinum toxin, a neurotoxin that works by relaxing muscle movements. It is a non-surgical treatment …

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Medical Dermatology in San Antonio, TX

Your Kids and Hand-washing: What you need to know

What is that? You notice something is different about your child’s skin. It could be a rash, allergic reaction, or it could be something quite different. Children are prone to different skin problems as a result of their environment at school and their lower immunity. Common skin problems can include hives, allergic reactions, warts, ringworm, …

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