MedSpa Services Blog

Thigh Fat, Meet Your Match

CoolSculpting has been cleared to treat thigh fat with the entire suite of Zeltiq Aesthetics applicators by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This clearance means the FDA recognizes CoolSculpting as effective for treating the entire thigh area, in addition to the previous clearance of CoolSculpting for the abdomen and flanks. Medical providers have been…
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Retire the Razor with Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal permanently reduces the amount of hair growing in treated areas, meaning no more shaving or waxing and thousands of dollars in savings over a lifetime. In this FDA-cleared procedure, medical lasers target the pigment in hair that is in the “growth” portion of the hair cycle, heating the hair follicle and preventing…
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Amerejuve Rewards Adds New Perks

Amerejuve MedSpa and Cosmetic Surgery has expanded its Amerejuve Rewards program to include more rewards, offering a wider array of perks for Amerejuve clients. The new perks include popular body contouring procedures VASER Shape and CoolSculpting, a facial treatment of eMatrix skin rejuvenation, and free units of Botox Cosmetic, the popular anti-wrinkle injection. “Clients have…
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The June Amerejuve Insider is here!

Get your fix on MedSpa info with the June Amerejuve Insider, out now online and in Amerejuve clinics! We've got the latest information on using CoolSculpting to remove thigh fat, new Amerejuve Rewards, teen weight loss, breast reconstruction, and online cosmetic surgery information. The Amerejuve Insider is a monthly publication of Amerejuve MedSpa and Cosmetic…
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Treat Sunspots, Spider Veins with Amerejuve Technology

Sunspot and Spider veins are irritating signs of age, but Amerejuve has the power to erase them. While the Syneron-Candela GentleYAG and GentleLase are most well known for laser hair removal, these medical lasers have other applications as well. With a few minor setting adjustments, they can be used to treat sunspots, spider veins, freckles,…
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Adult Acne is More Common Than You Think

Adult acne is on the rise, particularly among women. Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. While the condition is often associated with teenagers, adults can have acne in their 30s, 40s, 50s and beyond, meaning many adults are facing wrinkles and adult acne…
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Amerejuve River Oaks Continues the Journey

Amerejuve River Oaks on 1934 West Gray St., one of the newest clinics in the Amerejuve family, is part of the journey that has made Amerejuve a leader in the medspa industry in Houston. “Amerejuve’s growth from one location three years ago to 10 locations now is amazing and speaks for the amazing team behind…
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Should my breast implant be placed over or under the muscle?

In a breast augmentation, placement of the breast implant is important. Multiple factors influence the choice of where to place a breast implant in relation to the chest muscle, including the desired final look and recovery time. The recovery time tends to be shorter for implants over the muscle, while a breast implant under the…
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Do Breast Implants Affect My Risk of Breast Cancer?

Dr. Richard K. Vanik, board-certified plastic surgeon and director of Amerejuve plastic surgery, said implants do not make a patient either more or less likely to develop breast cancer later on. So, in short, breast implants do not affect risk of breast cancer. “There’s nothing about having a breast implant that is going to change…
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‘Mommy Makeover’ Turns Back the Clock

Carrying, birthing and nurturing a child are amazing abilities that cause dramatic change in the life of every mother, and can have equally dramatic changes on her body. For women who want to go back to a pre-baby body, Amerejuve offers the Mommy Makeover. Skin and muscle stretched by the pregnancy can appear flabby. Breasts…
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Face Lifts Erase up to 10 Years

The only bad face lift is the one you notice. For the best face lifts, the results are natural-looking and subtle enough that others know you’re looking like a younger, fresher version of yourself, but they can’t put their finger on why. In particular, face lifts are excellent at addressing specific signs of aging around…
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What are Gummy Bear Implants?

“Gummy bear” is a common term for breast implants made from a highly cohesive type of silicone gel as opposed to the primarily liquid saline implants. “The advantage of the gummy bear implant is that it tends to hold its shape better than saline implants,” said Dr. Richard Vanik, Amerejuve’s Director of Cosmetic Surgery and…
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