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Free Cancer Screening Weekend

Dr. Zimmet’s team attended the Skin Cancer Screening Day clinic this past Saturday at the South Austin Tennis Center. We were able to screen over 30 people! The event was free to the public. All pre-registrants received a complimentary Austin


Sculptra to Re-volumize Sunken Temples

Sculptra  Reducing the signs of aging from the face is a major part of aesthetic skin care. A wide variety of treatments are available to address the appearance of facial wrinkles, lines, and folds. One of the most effective non-surgical


Electrolysis Hair Removal in Austin, TX

Electrolysis is a widely recognized and time-tested skin care procedure designed to remove unwanted hair from the face or other parts of the body. With advanced electrolysis devices, it is possible to destroy the actual growth centers of the hair


Radiesse Dermal Filler Approved for Hand Wrinkle Treatment

The dermal filler Radiesse (calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA) Merz North America) received FDA approval for hand augmentation to correct volume loss in the dorsum of the hands. The dermal filler provides a volumizing effect that can last up to 1 year.


BBC News Report: A quarter of your skin cells may lead to cancer

BBC News reported more than a quarter of a middle-aged person’s skin may have already made the first steps towards cancer, a study suggests. Analysis of samples from 55- to 73-year-olds found more than 100 DNA mutations linked to cancer


Onabotulinum Toxin A (BOTOX) Injections May Make Skin More Elastic

Learn more about the elastic effects on skin with Botox: The Today Show Online (5/22, Fox) reports that research suggests that Botox (onabotulinum toxin A) “injections make the skin more elastic, and that the effect lasts for about as long as the


Keep Dad Looking Sharp this Father’s Day: Gift Ideas

This Father’s Day, skip the tie and give Dad an Ultherapy® treatment to help keep him looking his best! One treatment can lift and tighten skin on the neck and under the chin, so dad can get back that chiseled look from his younger


New Reports: Many Americans Not Protecting Their Skin As Much As They Should

See the patterns of sunscreen use on the face and other exposed skin among US adults report by the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology TIME (5/20, Sifferlin) reports that “research published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology


American Men and Women Spend Over $12B on Cosmetic Procedures in 2014

American Men and Women Spend Over $12B on Cosmetic Procedures in 2014: ASAPS Report In the last two decades, innovations in the field of aesthetic surgical and non-surgical procedures have led to a significant rise in their popularity among both


Preference Grows for Minimally Invasive Aesthetic Procedures: ASPS Report

Preference Grows for Minimally Invasive Aesthetic Procedures: ASPS Report Medical advancements in the area of cosmetic surgery and dermatology have led to an increasing number of men and women in the US seeking these procedures. Particularly, the growth in non-surgical


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