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

Are You In Need Of Restylane Treatments?

Published on January 19, 2018

Correcting cosmetic imperfections has become much easier over the years. However, this has created a new problem: there are so many options out there that it is hard to choose the right one. What works for one person doesn’t always

A Laser Treatment Is the Ideal Hair-Reduction Technique

Published on December 27, 2017

Unwanted hair is a common issue that is prevalent in men and women of all ages. There are plenty of ways to resolve this, like shaving, waxing, and plucking, but all of these are only temporary solutions that can become

Plastic Surgery Holiday Trends

Published on December 11, 2017

Channel: KPRC NBC 2 Air Date: Dec. 11,2017 What are women and men looking for this holiday season to look their best. Which trends are dominating the holiday season? Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Mirwat Sami has noticed that

Combat Facial Gauntness with Voluma

Published on November 14, 2017

Skin loses its volume, firmness, and moisture with age. Happily, science has created an effective solution for it: Juvederm Voluma. Voluma is an injectable treatment offered by Dr. Mirwat Sami at Houston Oculofacial Plastic Surgery. Cheek Volume Cheek volume can

After Skin Cancer Removal, You May Need Skin Reconstruction

Published on October 13, 2017

Treating skin cancer can be a difficult ordeal. Unfortunately, once the cancer is removed, there are other steps to complete. Removal of skin cancer creates an open wound and can lead to a permanent scar that reminds the patient of

Dermal Filler Injections for Treatment of the Nasolabial Folds, Marionette Lines, and Jowls

Published on September 15, 2017

Nasolabial folds are the two deep lines or creases in the skin that stretch diagonally from the corners of the nose to the corners of the mouth. These creases are created by repeated movement of the mouth over time, especially

Tighten Hooded Eyelids and See Clearly Again

Published on September 5, 2017

As a result of the aging process, stress, gravity, and even excessive pulling of the skin, a person’s eyelids can start to sag and hood over the eyes. Loose sagging eyelids hanging over the eyes have many negative effects. They