Struggling with hair loss? Here are some considerations in evaluating and treating: Have your thyroid checked. Low thyroid activity can cause hair loss. Consider a scalp biopsy. Your dermatologist can then prescribe a course of treatment. This may include injections (steroids or PRP), supplements (Nutrafol), topical treatments like Rogaine, or even prescriptions like Propecia. At… Read More


Problem: sagging skin on the face and neck. Solution: consider the perfect pairing! Sculptra injections to the face, followed by Infini (radio frequency, plus microneedling) can correct sagging skin in a non-surgical fashion. Both procedures have minimal downtown, and are done with only local anesthesia. Of course, ArkLaTex Dermatology is the one local dermatology group… Read More


PRP is an abbreviation for platelet rich plasma. This is a product that is extracted from your own blood and injected into your scalp to reawaken your own hair follicles to begin growing again. This is a simple office procedure with no downtown, and is done once a month for 3 to 4 months, then… Read More


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1) Hands- Don’t let your hands give away your age. A great peel, consisting of 20% TCA (trichloroacetic acid) and 10% lactic can improve texture and get rid of some of the “age spots” you acquired this summer. The peel has minor discomfort but will result in about a week of light peeling (and can… Read More


Beautiful skin is possible at any age! YOUNG SWAN Start with Revision 30% C serum every morning, Retin-A every night and sunscreen if you even open your front door. Don’t forget to exfoliate–Finishing Touch by Revision is great. YOUNG MOM To all of the above, introduce microneedling Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Botox and fillers. YOUNG AT… Read More


If you aren’t using sunscreen daily, now’s the time to start. Couple with antioxidant like CE Ferulic and Phloretin CF for maximum benefit. This month only, buy SkinCeuticals antioxidant, get Physical Fusion SPF 50 free! Call today (318) 212-3440. … Read More


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