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Marionette Lines – What are They and How Do I Treat Them?

marionette linesMarionette lines are commonly called “laugh lines” or “smile lines” and are a natural sign of aging that appear downwards around the mouth and chin. They can make you look like you have a frown on your face. These lines form as facial volume minimizes with age and deeper creases form below the mouth.

Voted Best Dermatologists in Central Texas

We're doing a happy dance of gratitude today for being voted the Best Dermatologists in Central Texas by the readers of the Killeen Daily Herald! What an honor to have been recognized by our patients, and the Herald. We're grateful to be your dermatology Providers of choice.

ProFractional with MicroLaserPeel: A Complete Fractional Treatment

profractional laser and mlpMore and more people are looking for ways to correct and decrease fine lines, wrinkles, pigment, and scars. There are several options and lasers available now and trusted Providers at Vitalogy Skincare are skilled and experienced to help patients with them. While everyone’s skin is different and every situation is unique, combining treatments has proven to be effective for a variety of skin conditions from photoaging to acne scarring. You’ll usually see better results than with a single procedure.

Breast Cancer and Skin Cancer: Are They Connected?

breast cancer and skin cancerMany people wonder if different cancers are connected to each other or if having cancer of one type makes you more likely to have another type. A 2018 study found some connections do indeed exist between different types of cancers. According to BreastCancer.org, “People who are diagnosed with a higher-than-average number of basal cell carcinomas, […]

Meet Our Vitalogy Skincare Provider: Dr. Jones

dr Christopher jonesIf you haven’t met Dr. Christopher Jones, MD, we think you’ll want to get to know him! He’s one of our talented Board-Certified Dermatologists on our Vitalogy Skincare team and his patients love him.

Should I Try the XTRAC Laser?

xtrac laserFor starters, it’s the only FDA-cleared, clinically proven excimer laser (a form of UV laser) that can clear skin of psoriasis. It can also help minimize or in some cases eliminate vitiligo patches. Learn more about XTRAC and if it might be right for you here.

4 Winter Skin Care Tips from the Experts

winter skin care tipsWinter can bring ski trips to gorgeous snow-capped mountains, and other fun winter activities, but your skin may not glow as effortlessly as in other seasons. Our experts at Vitalogy Skincare share their four top winter skin care tips to keep your skin healthy in winter (and really all year long).

Acne Treatment: Medical or Cosmetic?

acne treatmentAcne treatment can come in different forms and the best method for you may be either medical or cosmetic treatments. Our talented Aesthetician, Tiffany George, LA, shares some details on what to consider before getting treatment for acne.

Cosmetic Treatments: Tips to Make Your Plan for the Year

cosmetic treatments planningMore Americans than ever are getting cosmetic treatments – in fact, there were over 17 million treatments in 2018 alone according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. That’s an increase of 163% over the last 20 years (compared to 2000). As cosmetic treatments increase, it’s important to make sure you’re trusting the right Providers to help guide you on the best regimen for your skin type and goals.

Annual Skin Exam and Plan: Why You Need One

annual skin exaamAn annual skin exam is crucial to identify skin issues early on and help keep your skin healthy. Learn why you need a yearly skin exam and where to get one.