Winter is fast approaching. With holiday parties and events coming up, we at Ark-La-Tex Dermatology want to look great, without tanning beds. So it’s time for a spray tan! Here are some tips to maximize results.  1) Shave and exfoliate before your appointment. 2) Do not use any cream or lotion the day of treatment. 3)… Read More


Summer tans are fading. So is it time to move indoors to a tanning bed? ABSOLUTELY NOT!    Photo credit: meganmillscrm / Foter / CC BY-NC-ND What are the dangers of tanning? While skin cancer has been associated with sunburn, even moderate amounts of sun or UVA (tanning bed) may produce the same effect. It can also… Read More


Ready to take control of the aging process? Dull skin, darkened skin, fine lines, and large pores can make your skin look less than “clear and brilliant”. While aging is a fact of life, a lunchtime laser procedure may be your fastest way to keep that glow. Photo credit: patriziasoliani / Foter / CC BY-NC How… Read More