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Questions About Acne and Treatment

Acne is the bane of every teenager and some adults. And it is quite misunderstood. People think that eating chocolate or potato chips can lead to acne. Wrong. People think they can use products from the local drug store or from TV infomercials to achieve great end results. Rarely. Or they can trust the team…

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skin cancer

The Alphabets of Skin Cancer

While Alpha Bits may be what you start every day out with, putting together letter combinations in that sugary bowl of cereal won’t help protect you against skin cancer. For that, five letters hold the key — A, B, C, D, and E — to identifying growths that could be skin cancer. With the number…

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Excessive Sweating

Excessive Sweating Can Be Excessively Annoying

If you’re old enough, you may remember the movie Broadcast News. In the film one of the TV station’s reporters, played by Albert Brooks, finally got the chance to anchor the evening newscast. All was going well until he started sweating…everywhere…a lot. Obviously, the gig was a one-time event and he wasn’t going to get…

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spider veins

Lighting Up Your Spider Veins

Spider veins are annoying. The little red, purple, and blue threadlike veins that are so close to the skin surface that they are easily visible can develop anywhere on the body, but usually show themselves on the legs and face. At Creative Image Laser Solutions, we put our lasers to use zapping your spider veins…

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Bone health

The Details of Osteoporosis

  There are some things with your health that you should simply know. If you are a woman over the age of 50, you should know about osteoporosis. This bone disease occurs when the body loses too much bone, makes too little bone, or both. As a result, bones become weak and may break from…

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Botox

Botox wins the popularity contest in the aesthetic world. Since its debut when approved by the FDA for the treatment of wrinkles in 2002, Botox has taken the world by storm. Every year since it hit the aesthetic market, it has led the world in procedures, surgical or non-surgical. If it could handle a phone,…

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sunscreen protection

Just How Much of a Sunscreen Expert Are You?

When you live in Texas there’s no shortage of sunny days. The sun leads to many of the skin conditions that our patients come to us at Creative Image Laser Solutions to deal with. The sun’s ultraviolet rays are the problem, penetrating the skin and damaging its cells, leading to skin aging and wrinkling, and…

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Liposuction

Add Laser Energy to Liposuction at Creative Image Laser

Liposuction, when originally introduced in the 1980s in the U.S., was a pretty violent procedure. The cannula, which was much larger than those needed today, was moved quite violently under the skin to break loose the fat to be suctioned out. That movement caused a good deal of bruising and tissue trauma, plus patients had…

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