MedSpa Blog Houston

Beat those summer breakouts with The SkinMedica Acne system!

Summer time is here and is in full effect! And if you think the sun is good for your skin, think again. You may notice a few changes in your skin that aren’t always for the better. With warm weather, come breakouts. Acne can flare with hot, muggy weather. We sweat to cool off but … Continue reading “Beat those summer breakouts with The SkinMedica Acne system!”

Redness Relief CalmPlex® by Skin Medica

This lightweight moisturizer is clinically shown to reduce the appearance of facial redness (inflammation) while helping to calm the skin and you may see results in as early as two weeks. Some of the main ingredients are CalmPlex which helps reduce the appearance of visible redness and Vitamin B-3 which helps enhance the barrier function … Continue reading “Redness Relief CalmPlex® by Skin Medica”

Scar Recovery Gel with Centelline® by Skin Medica

Best used post suture removal. Apply twice a day (AM/PM) and remember to clean the tip after each use. Continue use until the scar appears flat and without redness. Centelline will soften and minimize the appearance of red or pink scars. Centelline is clinically tested and works on all skin types. Protect yourself post procedure … Continue reading “Scar Recovery Gel with Centelline® by Skin Medica”

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”