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A SPECIAL MESSAGE TO OUR PATIENTS REGARDING CORONAVIRUS, COVID-19

As a healthcare facility, we follow the best practices and guidance published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) which may differ from local and state guidance. Please reference this COVID-19 Patient Notice as your resource to understand how we continue to serve you and our community with dermatological care. How to Book […]

MAXIMIZING YOUR BODY SCULPTING RESULTS

Edwena Sobande, LA You have finally made the decision to get a body sculpting treatment, or you have just recently received a treatment. Of course, you want the best possible results. Body sculpting is an investment, and you want to continue to take care of that investment. So how do we recommend you go about […]

BROADBAND LIGHT TREATMENTS – YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

By Laini Moman, Aesthetician & Aesthetics Coordinator Have you noticed how, as the years go by, you are not only seeing some more lines on your face but also age spots, uneven skin tone, redness, and small blood vessels? You would like to rejuvenate your skin without resorting to invasive techniques, but you figure you […]

Your Top CoolSculpting® Questions Answered

Edwena Sobande, LA What do you do when you have been eating healthy and working out hard to stay in shape, but there are just some areas on your body that seem to refuse to “get with the program?” When you wish there was something you could do to get rid of your love handles. […]

HOW LASER HAIR REMOVAL IS A GOOD INVESTMENT

Savanna Godinez, LA As young adults, most of us become obsessed with our body hair and how to get rid of it. We start out shaving, try out depilatory creams, and move up to waxing. Staying well-groomed becomes a greater priority during the warmer months when we naturally wear less clothing. In our quest, we’ve […]

SUN SAFETY TIPS FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY – VACATION EDITION

Dr. Amara Sayed Vacation time for most of us is something to look forward to. A little planning ahead, especially with a family, makes things go a lot smoother and stress-free. Whether you are going on a trip to the beach, skiing in the mountains, or staying at a cabin by the lake, there is […]

Do Professional Skin Care Products Differ from Over-the-Counter Products?

We have seen beauty trends come and go through the years. There was the brush your hair 100 times every night trend, freckle tattoos, or the fish pedicure where these small fish supposedly would remove the skin from your feet…wait, that was really a thing? When it comes to the products that we put on […]

XTRAC® Therapy: An Effective Treatment for Psoriasis, Vitiligo, and Eczema

If you speak with anyone who lives with any of the above conditions on a regular basis, you will quickly learn that the issue goes beyond having a condition that is often so clearly visible. While the goal of any treatment is to reduce symptoms, it is often a struggle to find something that works. […]

The Benefits to Adding Facials to Your Skin Care Routine

Though the concept of self-care has been around since the time of ancient Greece, it has become entrenched in our culture in the past few years. Of course, skin care is one component of self-care, and by now most of us realize how good skin care benefits us throughout our life. Whether it’s moisturizing, cleansing, […]

MICRONEEDLING WITH PRP: THE BENEFITS, PROCESS, AND AFTER CARE

One of the most popular cosmetic treatments is Microneedling. It is a versatile treatment that can be used for the treatment of several skin conditions. Microneedling uses the body’s healing process to help improve the overall look of your skin, it is safe for all skin types, helpful in introducing healing serums into your skin, […]

ADULT AND TEEN ACNE: THE DIFFERENCES AND TREATMENT OPTIONS

When we think about the experiences we may have with acne breakouts, for some of us the phrase “bane of my existence” might be an effective way to describe the way we feel about it. Acne is a skin condition that can affect anybody at any age. In fact, the American Academy of Dermatology will […]