Botox

  BOTOX® Cosmetic is a prescription medicine that is injected into muscles and used to temporarily improve the look of both moderate to severe crow’s feet lines and frown lines between the eyebrows in adults. BOTOX® Cosmetic is one of the most extensively studied medical aesthetic treatments and is approved for cosmetic use in 78 countries.*…

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What is Vitiligo?

  According to the VR Foundation, about .5 – 2% of the population suffer from vitiligo which includes people of all races and ages. It can start between the ages of 10 – 30 years. It can affect both men and women. Vitiligo is a skin condition where pigment is lost resulting in white patches.…

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Acne Myths

According to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, acne is a disease that affects the skin’s oil glands. The small holes in your skin (pores) connect to oil glands under the skin. These glands make an oily substance called sebum. The pores connect to the glands by a canal called a…

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Who is Dr. Nguyen?

  Our Center now treats skin conditions and diseases! Our board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Nguyen, MD, specializes in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Get to know Dr. Nguyen in our employee spotlight.   Please tell me about your background. After completing my undergraduate studies at Emory University, I did an internal medicine internship at the prestigious…

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Eyebrow Laser Tattoo Removal

  Cosmetic tattoo removal is a special area of laser tattoo removal.  The inks used in cosmetic tattoos have a risk of changing color when exposed to laser.  Scarring or skin discoloration are also unacceptable in all patients when it comes to the face.  Finally, there is concern that no permanent eyebrow hair loss occur.  At…

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Facial Rejuvenation with Fat Transfer

  The patient above, who is in her 60’s, underwent fat transfer to the temples, cheeks, upper lip and prejowl sulcus.  As can be seen, she looks visibly younger.  A depression in the left cheekbone area is also much improved.  After some initial swelling resolves, the remaining fat persists as long as the body’s other…

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Kybella for Small Neck Pooch

  Some patients have a very small amount of neck fat that bothers them.  Although the alternative to Kybella includes Precision TX laser liposuction, a smaller procedure, such as Kybella, may be all that is required and involves no incisions.  The patient above, for instance, had only 1 treatment.  Large quantities of fat would require…

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