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Overview of Dr. Steven Zimmet’s Austin Dermatology Practice

Austin Dermatologist Dr. Steven Zimmet, with more than three decades of experience as a dermatologist, provides state of the art skin care solutions to patients in and around Austin, TX. He makes use of advanced laser techniques to achieve safe,


7 Factors Your Doctor Considers for Laser Procedure

Lasers and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)  – Austin, TX               Lasers and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) can provide excellent results in the treatment of a long list of skin problems. Rosacea Fine Lines and


Out Damn Spot! The Scourge of Granny Arms

It happens. One day, it hits you that you appear to be on track to have arms not unlike your grandmother’s. Those pesky aberrations she called “liver spots” appear to have commenced their creeping conquest on your once pristine flesh.


Tattoos: Risks and Precautions

Although tattoos are easier to get and more popular than ever, it’s still important to consider the risks that come along with permanent body art. Make sure you know what’s involved and if this is the right decision for you.


Stretch Marks: Causes and Treatments

Both men and women are susceptible to obtaining stretch marks from rapid weight gain or loss. Often stretch marks occur with pregnancy and crash dieting. When skin doesn’t bounce back after being stretched, stretch marks occur in the dermis, the


Dangers of At-Home Hair Removal

When you have unwanted body hair, the urge to get it removed can be a pain, and with so many trends in waxing and shaving, it can be tempting to run to the store and attempt to remove the hair


More Men Discover Benefits of Laser Hair Removal

Many dermatologists across the nation are seeing a boost in their male clientele who seek laser hair removal as technology has advanced. Initial laser hair removal could only comfortably manage small areas, such as the underarms or bikini line. However,


Laser Hair Removal and Botox Among Most Popular Cosmetic Procedures

Recently released data shows that a slow economy isn’t dragging down cosmetic procedures anymore, according to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, or ASAPS. In 2010, cosmetic surgeries jumped by 9% compared to 2009, with about 9.5 million procedures


Youth Wanted: Cosmetic Treatments Give Men a Competitive Edge in the Job Market

As of February 2011, the unemployment rate for adult men was 8.7%.  With more male candidates fighting over fewer job opportunities, landing work in today’s economy is more than a resume boasting professional experience and a college degree. Economists Daniel


Three months after my laser Active FX resurfacing: A Patient Diary

by Clare Sargent It’s been a little more than three months since I had the laser Active FX resurfacing procedure at Dr. Zimmet’s office. I am happier than ever with the results. My skin has never looked better. It has


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