The beauty pros at HMMC Houston specialize in rejuvenating and slimming treatments that require neither dark magic nor scalpels. They whittle down physiques with radiofrequency, cavitation, and body-contouring lasers, as well as a plethora of body wraps that address cellulite, skin laxity, and entrenched toxins. Chemical peels strip complexions clean of dull, dead skin cells and work to minimize the appearance of sun damage, fine lines, and dimples you don't find cute anymore, while micro-roller treatments stimulate healing and cell renewal with hundreds of teeny pokes.
Board-double-certified plastic surgeon Sugene Kim and her team of certified staff members sculpt and renew the skin with a variety of transformative treatments. Unearth skin's radiance with a 45-minute microdermabrasion session that employs a gentle blast of aluminum crystals to exfoliate the face, revealing brighter, younger cells and nurturing them with a hydrating mask. The one-hour micro facial employs the powers of microdermabrasion, plus a full facial that applies products by Glo Therapeutics including skin-brightening enzymes and a soothing gel mask, which provides a more calming effect than the zombie mask you wear to your nephew's school plays.
Board-certified anesthesiologist Dr. Lane Graves brings his knowledge of safety and pain management to the treatments performed at his spa-like tattoo-removal studio, Rewind Laser Clinic. The staff at Rewind prides itself on cultivating a relaxed, zen-like atmosphere that strikes clients as soon as they walk through the door—the lobby is decorated with light, natural woods, live plants, and comfy couches, and ambient music fills the air. Once clients enter the treatment room, Dr. Graves and his team use the Quanta Q Plus C laser to zap inks of all colors, causing them to break down and get swept away by the body's immune system. Whether the goal is to fade the intensity of a tattoo for cover-up work or erase the name of a favorite J.K. Rowling character entirely, the team will create a treatment plan that's as efficient as possible.
Medical director Dr. Elvis Torres and clinical director Danielle Steel help clients rejuvenate their bodies and health with health, wellness, and cosmetic services. As a board-certified gynecologic surgeon. certified laser specialist, and authority on bio-identical hormone therapy, Dr. Torres has a toolkit of advanced strategies for dealing with signs of age. The doctor supplements basic skincare services—including facials, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion—with products that help clients retain their youthful glow. In addition to preserving the skin's vitality, the med spa performs a variety of age-defying therapies, including laser hair removal and weight-loss solutions.
The Vein Treatment Center’s experienced doctors, licensed techs, and medical assistants target their complexion-clearing expertise on banishing the spider and varicose veins that blemish clients’ bodies. Patrons kick off visits with a brief initial screening, which helps the highly trained staff identify problematic veins with the aid of a thorough exam. Then, the center’s trained staffers dole out a treatment to vanish veins, ranging from heavy-duty endovenous laser therapy to in-office ambulatory phlebectomy, and sclerotherapy, which employs specialized injections and requires no post-treatment downtime or vacations from calf-modeling work.
Since completing his residency in obstetrics and gynecology more than 20 years ago, Dr. James Kern has helped women maintain their inner well-being. Now, with the addition of medical aesthetics, Kern helps men and women alike showcase their outer beauty through both surgical and noninvasive procedures, from Botox to weight loss. Transformations can take place under the doctor-directed HCG diet, which deploys the HCG pregnancy hormone to speedily release unwanted fat cells in both men and women. Through the Body-Jet liposuction system, water flushes out fat to help sculpt and contour the body more effectively than a slip ‘n’ slide souped up with a pressure washer.