The Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care
7900 Farm to Market Road 1826, Bldg 2, Suite 206
Austin, TX 78737
Phone: (512) 288-8200
Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Category Archives: Skin Care

Your Safety is Our #1 Priority

As we begin to re-open here in the State of Texas after our closure related to COVID-19, we want you to know that we take your health and safety, and the health and safety of our staff very seriously. In order to protect you, our valued patients, as well as our staff, we are modifying our processes before we …

Defining BBL™, HALO, Contour TRL™, Microneedling, HydraFacial™ and Chemical Peels

Often when patients come to The Piazza Center for aesthetic skin treatments, they know what they want to get out of the treatment, but they don’t know which treatment will enable them to achieve the results they want. I’d like to clarify the differences between the laser skin resurfacing treatments, microneedling, HydraFacial and chemical peels …

The Secret to Looking & Feeling Forever Young

We figured it out! We’ve found the secret to looking and feeling forever young, and we are excited to show you the power of BBL™ & HALO™ Hybrid Fractional Resurfacing.  The Piazza Center, an Austin plastic surgery clinic, is taking a closer look at how these treatments reverse the signs of aging and create radiant …

Reversing Sun Damage as Summer Winds Down

It’s hard to believe summer officially ends soon. While long hours spent on the lake and enjoying Central Texas’ many other outdoor activities were no doubt good for the soul this summer…your skin may have taken a beating.  Hopefully you applied sunscreen liberally –and often--and covered up to avoid sunburn from harsh UV rays. If …

Top Sunscreen Tips

By now we’ve all heard about the importance of using sunscreen. The cumulative effects of sun exposure can rear its ugly head years later in the form of premature aging or worse…skin cancer. We see quite a bit of skin damage at and sadly, so much of it is preventable. The good news is that …

Self Care for Men: What’s Trending

It’s a fact that more men are now seeking out plastic surgery and specialized skincare to improve their looks and confidence. Gone are the days when a can of shaving cream and stick of deodorant were the sole contents of a man’s medicine cabinet. In 2017, men’s skincare products reached an unprecedented $345 million in …

Can Blue Light Speed Up the Aging Process?

Woman working on a computer

We’ve been reading about blue light quite a bit lately – specifically, how it can rob us of sleep and how it negatively impacts our vision. And now some experts say, it can damage our skin. Like many of you, I spend time in front of a computer screen and use a cell phone and …

5 Reasons Why Microneedling is the Gift That Keeps on Giving

If you have not tried microneedling at the Piazza Center yet, you may want to make it your new best friend pronto! Microneedling is also referred to as “collagen induction therapy,” which is why we think of it as the gift that keeps on giving. It works by creating tiny micro-channels within your skin, which …

3 Easy Steps to Hand Rejuvenation

3 Steps to Hand Rejuvenation in Austin, TX

The lines in your palms won’t reveal the secrets of your life, but the back of your hands just might. Although an effective at-home regimen and facial cosmetic procedures may help you look years younger, the dark spots, loss of elasticity, prominent veins, and loss of volume on the back of your hands might reveal …

Micro-Treatments for Maximum Results: 5 of Our Favorite Pro-Aging Options

Nonsurgical treatments at Austin's The Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery

If you’ve ever flipped through a magazine or walked through the skin care aisle, you’ve undoubtedly spotted the words “anti-aging” to describe a variety of self-care practices, products, and treatments. Sound familiar? Anti-Aging is So Last Year While we’re all for diminishing lines and keeping wrinkles at bay, the phrase “anti-aging” never sat quite right …