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Acne Treatments

Acne Treatments

As common as acne is — affecting about 25% of men and 50% of women at any given time in the U.S.— most people don’t know a lot about it. This skin condition occurs when hair follicles become clogged with dead skin cells and dirt, along with sebum, which is the skin’s natural oil. Acne Read More

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How To Protect Your Skin From The Sun

Here in Memphis and the Mid-South, the summer months seem to stretch from May until September – and sometimes even longer! Between BBQs, pool parties, and family vacations, it’s hard to stay out of the sun’s rays when they’re at their strongest. And even if you could, who really wants to be stuck indoors half Read More

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Common Skin Problems & How We Treat Them

Skin is our largest organ, and it’s also one of the most complicated ones we have. The changing seasons, underlying medical issues, aging, and sun exposure over time can all make their mark on our appearance, producing everything from dry patches to discoloration. While there are a few lucky people among us who don’t need Read More

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The Benefits of Vasershape and VaserLipo Over CoolSculpt

In the midst of winter, big jackets, sweaters, and hoodies can help hide some of the extra padding most of us have, but the cold weather won’t last forever! If you’re eating a healthy diet and exercising regularly, but still can’t shift stubborn fat deposits, we could have the answer for you: VASERshape and VASER Read More

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The Difference Between Medical Spas And Day Spas

Our schedules are busier than ever these days, and trying to strike a balance between work, school, getting to the gym, and everything else you have to handle can leave you feeling drained at the end of every week. All that stress can also take a toll on your body! You may suffer from breakouts, Read More

Living with Psoriasis? We Can Help!

Did you know there are more than 125 million people with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis all over the world? Psoriasis is a common inflammatory disease, caused by abnormal T-lymphocyte function, most often characterized by raised, red, scaly patches. These patches or plaques are usually found on the elbows, knees and scalp but may appear on Read More

All About Alopecia

Did you know hair grows everywhere on your skin but your palms? You have about 100,000-150,000 hairs on your head and lose up to 100 of those per day. So finding a few stray hairs on your brush or pillow is not necessarily cause for concern. However, if you’re experiencing sudden hair loss or more Read More

Understanding Acne

Did you know acne is the most common skin condition in the U.S.? Nearly 80% of people will suffer from it at some point in their lives. It most often appears as an outbreak of pimples on the face, neck, back or shoulders. Although acne is most commonly see in teenagers, it can affect people Read More

Accutane – The Answer for Acne?

Accutane, otherwise known as Isotretinoin, is a powerful drug used in the treatment of severe acne, or acne that is not responsive to typical treatments. The word acne may have you thinking this is a drug just for teenagers, but Accutane is prescribed for patients of all ages. It is a derivative of Vitamin A Read More

Low Dose Accutane: Results without side effects? Too good to be true?

Last time we talked about Accutane, we talked about the drug’s effectiveness in treating moderate to severe acne, typically the cystic acne of the teenage years. Accutane is a great treatment option for this otherwise difficult skin condition. However, it often comes with side effects such as dry eyes, nose and lips, muscle aches, etc. Read More