MedSpa Blog Houston

EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46

The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends this product as an effective broad spectrum sunscreen. Do you suffer from Acne, Rosacea, or Hyperpigmentation but love to be in the outdoors enjoying the sun? If so then this product is for you! EltaMD UV Clear is oil-free, fragrance-free, and noncomedogenic. It helps calm and protect sensitive skin types prone … Continue reading “EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46”

What is the CoolSculpting Treatment?

CoolSculpting is one of the most popular services we offer. CoolSculpting is FDA-cleared and is the world’s #1 non-invasive fat reduction procedure. The treatment targets stubborn fat with controlled cooling to break down the fat cells that are beneath the skin. This will change the appearance of visibly localized bulges of fat that is just … Continue reading “What is the CoolSculpting Treatment?”

Vitalize Peel®

SkinMedica® Peels address the visible skin imperfections that result from skin aging and sun exposure, such as fine lines, wrinkles, uneven skin tone and texture. This peel also address skin tone unevenness that can be caused by acne scarring or pigmentary changes. After this treatment your skin is expected to have redness which varies patient to … Continue reading “Vitalize Peel®”

HA5 Smooth and Plump Lip System

Just like facial skin, the skin on your lips loses collagen, elastin and hyaluronic acid over time. Ladies using various lipsticks that cause dryness and men who often don’t think to moisturize their lips – HA5 is for you! Unlike facial skin, your lips do not contain oil glands that help prevent the fine lines associated … Continue reading “HA5 Smooth and Plump Lip System”

VBEAM vs. IPL for Rosacea

For patients with Rosacea, the V-beam Laser is the better choice versus the IPL.  The wavelength for the V-beam specifically targets the hemoglobin in the veins.  The V-beam also helps with the acne component of Rosacea, helping to clear the acne flare ups as well.  The IPL will take 6 or more treatments to achieve … Continue reading “VBEAM vs. IPL for Rosacea”

The Benefits of YAG Skin Tightening

There are so many different types of skin tightening treatments out there. What makes the YAG Laser so special? It works by heating the dermis to trigger new collagen production. For optimal results, 5 treatments spaced 4 weeks apart are recommended. There is no downtime associated with the procedure; just some mild redness right after … Continue reading “The Benefits of YAG Skin Tightening”

Skin Medica HA5

If you have dry rough skin, HA5 is for you! HA5 has five different forms of hyaluronic acids to instantly hydrate and smooth the skin, for continuous moisture throughout the day. See instant result in fine lines and wrinkles, and help your skin to be as healthy as it can. Use morning and night after … Continue reading “Skin Medica HA5”

What is the best way to treat hyper-pigmentation?

Let’s talk about what hyper-pigmentation is… Hyper-pigmentation, which is essentially any area of darker discoloration, can take the form of sun spots, scars left in the wake of an acne breakout or uneven brown patches on your face. A common condition known as melasma can occur from hormonal imbalance such as pregnancy or birth control … Continue reading “What is the best way to treat hyper-pigmentation?”