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FAQ

Cosmetic Injectables

Botox® Cosmetic
Botox® is a protein derived from botulism toxin that is injected underneath skin in order to minimize or smooth out lines and wrinkles on the face. When low doses of Botox® are used, it actually paralyzes or relaxes facial muscles, giving the recipient a clean, smooth facial appearance. Botox® is produced by Allergan Pharmaceuticals.

Botox® […]

Repairing Damaged Skin

The key to fixing damaged or old-looking skin is to remove the outer layers to stimulate your body’s natural healing process and bring out the younger-looking, vital layers underneath. The aestheticians of Austin-Weston accomplish this with the chemical peel process.

A chemical peel involves formulating a chemical solution to match your skin type and level of […]

Fraxel Skin Rejuvenation

Fraxel® re:store laser treatment targets aging and sun-damaged skin with microscopic laser columns that penetrate deep into your skin to expedite your body’s remodeling of collagen. And since the laser treats only a fraction of tissue at a time, it leaves the surrounding tissue intact, which promotes very rapid healing.

Fraxel® re:store treatment resurfaces your skin by stimulating […]

Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are one of the most popular cosmetic procedures that patients avail themselves of today. Chemical peels can give your skin a healthy, “just refreshed” look, or can be aggressive, taking years off of your appearance.

The outer portion of the skin (epidermis) is composed of multiple layers of epidermal cells. These cells provide a […]