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DermSurgery Associates – Houston Dermatologist | Going out in the sun? Why neglecting to use sunscreen can be deadly.

Going out in the sun? Why neglecting to use sunscreen can be deadly.

As skin specialists at DermSurgery Associates of Houston, we often get this question: “Can neglecting to use sunscreen really be deadly?” It’s a common misconception that only people who are “sun addicts” suffer from sun-damaged skin and, worse, skin cancer. The truth is, the sun’s ultraviolet rays can cause harm,… Read More
DermSurgery Associates – Houston Dermatologist | How does nutrition affect my skin?

How does nutrition affect my skin?

Ask any dermatologist “how does nutrition affect my skin?”, and he or she will tell you there is a long list of “common” skin issues that can result from nutrition problems. “Nutrition” means the things we put into our mouths, and our diet is often the first place a skin… Read More

The Triple Play for Facial Rejuvenation

Sometimes you look in the mirror, and the face looking back at you seems somehow older than you feel. Aging is a normal process, but when it comes to your skin, there are ways to get younger skin and start looking more in line with how you’re feeling. Here are… Read More

Start the Year Smart with a Quick and Easy Skin Check

As we move into 2016, most of us can think ahead to what will probably be another busy year of coming and going and growing and learning. Why not kick off the year by making a healthy choice for you and your skin? It’s easy and quick, with a comprehensive… Read More

8 Winter Skin Care Tips

Down here in the Houston area, we don’t have winters characterized by tons of ice and snow and sub-zero temperatures. But we do have enough cold air and wind to play havoc with your skin. It’s that time of year, and here are some ways to breeze through it with… Read More
DermSurgery Associates – Houston Dermatologist | Who Needs Annual Skin Checks?  You’d Be Surprised.

Who Needs Annual Skin Checks? You’d Be Surprised.

Regular skin examinations performed by a dermatologist are critical in detecting skin cancer or the early stages of it. What healthcare providers call a “skin check” is the only way to understand what’s happening in and on your skin. So who should have a skin check? Everybody, including the person… Read More
DermSurgery Associates – Houston Dermatologist | Botox: What can it do for me?

Botox: What can it do for me?

What are wrinkles beside your eyes? Nothing more than thin, recessed sections of the skin. At least that’s what they are in clinical terms. In terms of what you see in the mirror, wrinkles are a sign of the times. If you are ready to do something about it, there… Read More