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What to Do When You Discover an Eyelid Growth

Published on September 21, 2018

An eyelid growth is a red lump that appears on your eyelid, specifically on the edge where the lashes meet your upper or lower lid. Although these are usually harmless, they can be quite irritating or even painful at times,

Using Icon Fractional Laser Technology to Remove Scars

Published on August 22, 2018

Time, age, stress, and constant sun exposure can have negative effects on your facial skin. Over time, due to several different factors, you might find that your skin is left with blemishes, scars, pigmentation, wrinkles, and sun damage. Laser skin

Restoring Hyaluronic Acid Through Restylane Injections

Published on July 31, 2018

Hyaluronic acid is a very important part of good skin health. This naturally occurring substance in the body moisturizes the tissues and preserves youthful volume. The body loses hyaluronic acid over time as a result of the aging process and

Reconstructing Eyelid Skin After Mohs Surgery Has Been Performed

Published on June 8, 2018

Mohs micrographic surgery, or simply Mohs surgery, is a procedure used to remove skin cancer cells. It is a very precise surgical technique that causes only minimal tissue damage. Reconstruction of the skin is typically needed after this procedure, as

Time to Get Rid Of That Embarrassing Double Chin

Published on May 18, 2018

Sometimes, no amount of diet and exercise can help reduce a double chin. Even while the rest of the body is getting trimmed down and toned, this irritating fat deposit clings onto the area under the lower jaw and won’t

Cardiovascular disease and the Eyes – windows to the soul and to the early detection of diseases

Published on May 18, 2018

Dr. Sami discussing the diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases via eye exams. Channel: Fox 26 Aired on: January 25, 2018

Lip Fillers, Botox and Laser Skin Rejuvenation – Affordable beauty in today’s aesthetic world

Published on May 18, 2018

Dr. Sami discusses the anti-aging and non-invasive benefits of fillers such as Botox and many more. Channel: Isiah Factor Uncensored on Fox 26 Aired on: March 9, 2018

Men: Botox Can Offer a Younger Look

Published on April 16, 2018

Most people are under the impression that cosmetic treatments like the Botox procedure are only helpful for women. This is a misconception – many men benefit greatly from Botox treatments. After all, wrinkles and fine lines affect everyone, not just

CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing Offers Smoother and Softer Skin

Published on March 16, 2018

One popular skin treatment we offer at Houston Oculofacial is CO2 laser skin resurfacing. Skin resurfacing treatment using CO2 lasers is very effective for addressing various types of skin problems. It can remove damaged skin, deep wrinkles, and creases in

Are You Suffering From Thyroid Eye Disease?

Published on February 16, 2018

Graves’ disease, or thyroid eye disease (TED), is an autoimmune disease that starts when the body’s immune system begins attacking the back of your eye, causing inflammation. The fatty tissues behind the eye and the eye muscles become inflamed. This