Everyone knows Botox is great for treating wrinkles on the forehead and around the eyes. But what about its competition–Dysport and Xeomin?  All 3 of these are similar products that work by blocking nerve impulses to muscles.   I have tried all 3 on myself, and all work well.  Some patients of mine have a definite… Read More


  Everyone is into facial rejuvenation, but hands are a dead giveaway for age! Here are 5 helpful tips for youthful hands: 1) Fraxel Dual laser for those of us with lots of age spots and textural changes   2)Clear and Brilliant Laser for less severe brown spots  3) Dermal fillers such as Radiesse to… Read More


Get longer, thicker, and darker lashes with Latisse. Latisse is an FDA approved lash serum to maximize the growth of your lashes. Latisse is $20 off the 5ml size while rebates last.  Call today!    SHREVEPORT (318) 212-3440 BOSSIER CITY (318) 212-7800… Read More


1)What are retinoids? Retinoids are relatives of vitamin A, which is a factor important for building healthy skin.  2) Are retinoids the same as retinol? No, they are related but retinol is much weaker.  3)Do  they help acne?  Yes, by regulating cell turnover and decreasing inflammation.  4)How do I apply them?  Unlike spot treatments a… Read More


1)Buy your sunscreen now –SPF 30 or higher.  2) To further protect against UV rays, use an antioxidant each morning–good products include TNS Essential Serum or CE Ferulic. 3) Use an exfoliant at least 1-2 times per week (Finishing Touch by Revision). 4) Hydroquinone or other bleaching creams at night to avoid “age spots.”   5)… Read More


Dr. Baker and I are learning all the latest and greatest techniques for facial and hand rejuvenation this week at the American Academy of Dermatology annual meeting in San Diego.… Read More


Outdoor sports can wreak havoc on your skin. Here are 5 products to help your dry winter skin make an Olympic comeback!   1) Obagi Hydrate Luxe–Use morning and evening for the face.  2) Skinceuticals Soothing Cleanser for sensitive skin. 3) Skinceuticals body retexturing treatment to smooth chafing and decrease crepey look. 4) TNS eye repair… Read More


My top tips for an award-winning look!   1) Get a facial.  Our hydrating facial using B5 gel will give you an Olympic glow. 2) Silkpeel for the face and hands exfoliates and freshens, reducing dullness  3) Use Nectifirm, not only for the neck but the arms and chest.  4) A Botox facial microneedling with an… Read More