Tag Archives: Anti-Aging Therapy

Tired of Brown Spots?

Lytera Skin Brightening Complex is a unique brightening formula that addresses the appearance of dark spots and has become an integral part of our skin care program in Austin. Lytera works beautifully for all skin types, contains highly effective antioxidants, and serves as a mild exfoliant. It is available without a prescription. Effective in reducing the appearance of: • Age spots • Freckles caused by the sun • Photoaging • “Pregnancy mask” • Dark spots When clinically tested, women who … Continue Reading

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How Do Plastic Surgeons Minimize Scarring?

At my plastic surgery practice, I understand how important scars are to patients, whether it is cosmetic or a reconstructive procedure. It is really important for patients to understand that as a board-certified plastic surgeon, I am trained to place incisions in the lines of skin tension, which can help scars to heal well.  In addition, I am trained to minimize tension when closing an incision and to close it in a layered fashion.  All of these techniques are great— but … Continue Reading

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Sunscreen is Important in the Winter

During the recent Formula-1 race here in Austin, the weather was incredible.  Sunny skies, cool, breezy – our typical fall-winter weather for Central Texas.  One of the commentators remarked that sunscreen should be worn on a weekend like this- when the weather is remarkable.  I have to say that I agree, but I also think that sunscreen should be a part of everyone’s daily routine and not just used on days when it is sunny!  It is during the overcast … Continue Reading

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Filler Can Reverse the Signs of Aging

Too young for a facelift in Austin?  Facelift is not in the budget?  Not interested in undergoing surgery? So what is out there that can help you tighten, add volume, and rejuvenate the outer envelope of your face? When it comes to facial rejuvenation, not every patient needs or wants a surgical procedure. Hayley recently went to a training session on a new technique that uses Juvederm® to address just that! ArqueDerma™ Artistic Restoration Lift™ is an original, patented methodology … Continue Reading

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My Non-Negotiables When It Comes to Your Skin Health

Frequently, my patients, friends, family and even strangers ask me what should they be doing for their skin with regards to anti-aging skin care in Austin.  How do they prevent further aging? How do they reverse the signs of aging?  It is actually more straightforward than you may think- so here it goes… 1)  Growth Factors– Repair and Regenerate.  Growth factors have shown statistically significant improvements in skin radiance, skin smoothness, skin tone, fine lines and the overall photoaged appearance … Continue Reading

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