We are excited to for Kim to join our Colleyville team as the new Office Manager. Kim comes to us from New York, and has settled comfortably in Texas.Read More
Sometimes clients will feel they look tired or deflated without being able to pinpoint why they feel that way. They may not have the distinct volume loss or facial laxity that would be fixed by fillers or a facelift, respectively. Instead, they may have broad areas of volume loss across the mid-face, along the cheeks and in the temples. At SkinSpaMED, we commonly see this effect in patients with petite faces, long lean faces and especially athletes. Sculptra Aesthetic is one of our favorite products used to address these areas.Read More
Protecting your skin and keeping it healthy can be difficult and takes discipline to maintain. Through our experience, there are 9 key things to keep under control to keep your skin radiant and healthy. If you have a skin condition, these 9 things may also worsen the condition!Read More
When researching the best skincare treatment option, the procedure itself may seem to be simple, but being required to stay in bed or hide indoors could be a deal-breaker. So what’s the best way to rejuvenate your skin this summer while battling high temperatures and harsh sunlight?
SkinSpaMED has the answer: Ultherapy.Read More
For anyone looking to unclog their pores, there’s nothing more satisfying than a good extraction. Even dermatologists agree they can be beneficial for our skin.
But if not done correctly, you could end up hurting your skin more than helping it. Before you dive into the world of extractions, there are a few things you should know.Read More
In light of the Botox and Dysport event at the end of the month, SkinSpaMED has received quite a few questions from clients asking about the way Botox and Dysport are prepared and priced.
It can be confusing without understand the difference between dilution and units.Read More
DOT CO2 laser resurfacing is a procedure utilized to improve and repair sun damaged skin, wrinkles, acne scars and surgical scars. The CO2 laser emits an intense beam of light that removes the damaged skin allowing healthy new skin to grow in its place. The beam itself is split into hundreds of tiny beams instead of being a solid column of light.Read More
The theory behind including activated charcoal in beauty products is similar to its medical use: it will act like a magnet to attract and absorb dirt and oil. And the experts say that theory holds water. "When dirt and oil in your pores come in contact with the carbon, they stick to it and then get washed away when you rinse," cosmetic chemist Ni'Kita Wilson explained to Allure.Read More
Many people use Juvederm to treat wrinkles and lines, but there are other reasons to choose it: acne scars, lifting the cheeks, filling loose or sagging skin for a general younger look (“a liquid face lift”), changing the nose shape, to get plumper lips, and even medical conditions like lipodystrophy, which cause the loss of fat from the face.Read More
Beauty is only skin-deep, but the importance of healthy skin goes a lot deeper and we get it, skincare is hard - but the rewards make the work put in completely worth it. Here are easy ways to let your skin radiate.Read More
An incredible 420,000 men underwent Botox in 2017, which was a 4% increase on the previous year, and an astounding 355% increase since 2000. So, if you’re a guy who’d love to smooth out a few fine lines and wrinkles and slow the signs of aging, rest assured that you’re certainly not alone.Read More
Laser skin resurfacing has become the ideal solution for aging skin, used to eliminate imperfections on practically any part of the body.
Offering better results than any cream or serum currently on the market, laser procedures are used to reduce the signs of wrinkles, fine lines, acne marks, scars, age spots, skin elasticity, and more.Read More
Those of us who work in the cosmetic business usually look with a cynical eye at the way the media portrays certain cosmetic treatments. Oftentimes, highly effective cosmetic procedures are treated as a punchline, like sitcom characters ending up with paralyzed faces for laughs. I have to admit, this kind of drives me a little nuts, as it can scare away some who would otherwise benefit from cosmetic procedures, but are now worried about potential side effects that are greatly exaggerated for comic reasons. Botox, one of the most popular and effective non-surgical treatments out there to treat wrinkles, is often minimized and demonized with misinformation and scaremongering.Read More
There's a new filler in town, actually, two new fillers and they're billed as the next big thing in the fight against laugh lines. Galderma, the pharmaceutical company behind injectables like Restylane, Sculptra, and Dysport, recently announced FDA approval of two new fillers: Restylane Refyne and Defyne.Read More
Remember, the real danger of sun exposure isn’t the use of chemicals in sunscreen. But no matter which type of sunscreen you choose, make sure it’s labeled “broad spectrum” for protection from both types of harmful rays and has an SPF of 30 or greater.Read More
If you have a skin type that is not likely to respond well to cosmetic laser treatments, you still have many effective alternatives that will do a similar job in a different way. Understanding the differences is the first step to your path to perfect skin!Read More
Recent advancements in the cosmetic dermatology field have led to a slew of new, surgery-free treatments and machines that claim to eliminate stubborn, fatty areas using heat, ultrasound, radio frequency, and freezing.Read More
To this day, when most people think of lasers, they think science fiction. They think space battles, Star Wars, weapons that fire energy.
The reality of lasers is quite different. Lasers have changed the world, but not in a violent, sci-fi way. Lasers are used extensively by plastic and cosmetic surgeons to treat skin conditions.
Laser skin treatments can minimize scarring, reduce acne, fade dark spots, improve wrinkles and eliminate sun damage. In the hands of a skilled, SkinSpaMED plastic surgeon, laser treatments can really make a huge difference in a patient’s complexion, literally resurfacing the skin - if you have the right skin for it.Read More
Injectable wrinkle fillers can give you a more youthful look for a fraction of what a traditional facelift costs. Most will fill hollows, lines, and wrinkles in less than 30 minutes with results that can last from 4 months to more than a year.
Injectable wrinkle fillers, unlike Botox injections that relax the muscle under a wrinkle, fill the line, crease, or area with one of several different substances. As a result, trouble spots nearly disappear.Read More
Medical Spa and Laser Clinic SkinSpaMEDhas been recognized for reaching the Club 500 of the CoolSculpting Practice Recognition Club.
Having completed well over 500 treatments already, we are on our way to helping more patient permanently reduce unwanted fat in the belly, back, love handles, arms, thighs and chin.Read More