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Juvéderm® for Lips You'll Love Dec 1st, 2022

Once upon a time, doctors and artists came up with a 2:3 ratio for the ideal lip shape, with the lower lip slightly larger than the top. However, a study published in the Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery in 2017 came to a different conclusion. The researchers surveyed 1,011 women and...

Learn How Our Advanced Weight Loss Injections Can Help You Achieve Your Goals Nov 1st, 2022

You’ve probably heard it before: Eating a balanced diet and exercising regularly are essential to achieving a healthy weight. But if you’re one of the millions of Americans who is overweight or obese, you know it’s not as simple as it sounds. While diet and exercise do contribute to weight loss, they...

When to Consider PRF Therapy for Hair Loss Oct 17th, 2022

PRF (platelet-rich fibrin) therapy may seem like something from science fiction, but it’s been used for years in dentistry and orthopedics. And today, practitioners use it for wrinkle reduction, collagen production, and even to reverse hair loss. Aside from its adaptability, a main benefit of PRF is that it uses...

9 Health Benefits of Vitamin B12 and How to Ensure Your Levels are Adequate Sep 1st, 2022

“Take your vitamins,” they told you when you were younger. Back then, vitamins probably looked more like your favorite cartoon character than the life-supporting powerhouses they are, and we wouldn’t blame you if you grew up thinking that taking them was more chore than  healthy habit.  But we’re here to...

Minimize Your Stretch Marks with Microneedling Aug 1st, 2022

There’s a lot you can do to protect your skin and help it look and feel its best: using sun protection, slathering on moisturizer, avoiding harsh skin care products, and eating a healthy diet.  But unfortunately, you can’t prevent stretch marks. In fact, stretch marks are so common that about 80%...

IV Therapy Can Help Boost Your Immune System Ahead of Summer Travel Jul 13th, 2022

Let’s face it, these days our immune systems are under an extra burden. With the increased stress of today’s busy lifestyle, regular exposure to pathogens, and a less-than-perfect diet, it’s likely your immune system needs all the help it can get. Aesthetic medicine specialist Tiffany Su, MD, has you covered when...

Botox® as Preventive Cosmetic Medicine Jun 1st, 2022

Botox® is the most popular cosmetic treatment in the United States, and for understandable reasons. It takes only minutes to get the minimally invasive treatment, and it can help you look younger without the risks or hassle of surgery.  And while many people rush to Botox once they’re already bothered by deep lines and...

6 Skin and Nutrient Services You Can Get During a House Call May 1st, 2022

Maybe you do all your shopping online. Maybe you look forward to that weekly grocery delivery without ever setting foot in a store. Or maybe you have a 100% remote job. These days, you can get almost anything you need without leaving home, and the same should be true for...

Microneedling Lets You Say Goodbye to Recessed Acne Scars Apr 7th, 2022

If you’ve got acne scarring, you’re far from alone. Acne is incredibly common all over the world, with both adolescents and young adults suffering from this uncomfortable, sometimes embarrassing condition.  Acne usually resolves itself by early adulthood, but many people are haunted by a very visible reminder of their acne: the...

Banish Under Eye Hollows with Fillers Mar 4th, 2022

You may not like the dark circles under your eyes, but what can you do about them? At Skin Shop MedSpa in Houston, Texas, board-certified anesthesiologist Tiffany Su, MD and our team specialize in nonsurgical procedures to rejuvenate your skin. We offer dermal fillers to reduce the appearance of your...

Get the Perfect Pucker With a Combination Lip Filler and Permanent Lip Tint Treatment Feb 1st, 2022

When it comes to looking sexier, flirtier, and even more youthful, lips are where it’s at. And one of the best ways to get a sexy, full pout is by combining two lip treatments that are popular all on their own: lip fillers and permanent lip makeup (better known as...

How LipoStat Plus Can Jump-Start Weight Loss Jan 13th, 2022

You know you could stand to lose weight, but can’t seem to get the ball rolling. From a lack of motivation to low energy levels, many factors can make weight control challenging. If you relate all too well, you may want to consider LipoStat Plus — injections designed to enhance...

PDO Threads: Look Younger and More Vibrant For the Holidays Without Surgery Dec 1st, 2021

Gravity is unkind. Over time, you see its effects on your face and body more and more. Fortunately, you have a way to fight back.  We’re not talking about the invasive, involved process of getting a surgical facelift, either. While these facelifts are certainly effective at reversing the effects of...

Why Who Administers Your Botox or Dermal Fillers Matters Nov 1st, 2021

Nearly 10 million Americans choose injectable cosmetic procedures each year. Botox® and related injections address active wrinkles, caused by contracted muscles, while dermal fillers add volume and support to return your skin to a more youthful appearance.  Both types of treatments require interpretation of your face and precise control of...

Microneedling: It’s Not Just for Celebrities Oct 1st, 2021

If you’ve ever envied the youthful, glowing skin of Hollywood’s elite, you may chalk it up to lucky good genes. But microneedling may also play a role. This breakthrough technology is one of the best-kept secrets of the in-crowd. Microneedling delivers youthful, revitalized-looking skin at any age. Stimulating your skin’s...

Signs You're Low on B-Vitamins (IV therapy) Sep 6th, 2021

Even if you think you eat a healthy diet and get all the exercise you should, you could still be lacking essential nutrients, including the all-important vitamin B12. Your body uses vitamin B12 to produce red blood cells, repair and renew its DNA, and keep your nerve cells healthy.  Whether...

Which Fillers are Right for You: Juvéderm, Radiesse, or Belotero Balance? Aug 15th, 2021

As you age, your body produces less collagen, allowing your skin to sag. At the same time, wrinkles and folds become more prominent and you begin to lose volume. Very few of us feel good about these changes.  Happily, dermal fillers are easily available, and when they are injected by...

Botox®: Still the No. 1 Remedy for Crow's Feet and Frown Lines Jul 7th, 2021

When lines and creases start to leave their mark on your face, you don’t have to live with them. At Skin Shop MedSpa in Houston, Texas, Dr. Tiffany Su relies on the power and proven results of the purest and safest cosmetic products, such as Botox®, Xeomin®, and Dysport®, to...

3 Reasons to Revitalize Your Skin With PRP Therapy Jun 9th, 2021

If you scroll through any lifestyle newsfeed or still flip through magazines, you undoubtedly see dozens of articles and ads touting new ways to maintain and restore a youthful appearance. After all, the anti-aging industry generates over $58.5 billion a year.  However, your body has the remarkable ability to heal...

6 MedSpa Treatments We Can Bring to Your Home May 17th, 2021

Traditionally, house calls were used for decades by doctors who visited patients in their own homes. Over the years, the number of doctors who conduct house calls has dropped to 13% ㅡ but Tiffany Su, MD is proud to be one of the 13% of doctors who offer at-home services...

Replenish Lost Facial Volume With Juvéderm® and Look Younger Apr 1st, 2021

At Skin Shop MedSpa in Houston, Texas, Tiffany Su, MD, and her team understand you want to look your best at every age. To that end, she offers a full roster of surgery-free anti-aging solutions. Among the most popular is Juvéderm®, a game-changer in replenishing lost facial volume.  Why you...

Headache Pain: Can IV Therapy Help? Mar 10th, 2021

In the last year, as many as three-quarters of the world’s adult population has had at least one headache, and about a third of all adults have had one or more migraines. Many people suffer from recurring or chronic headaches that can interfere with normal activities like work and sleep....

5 Tips to Prevent Bruising After Botox® and Dermal Filler Treatments Feb 15th, 2021

Treatments like Botox® can give your face a much-desired youthfulness, but what happens if you’re one of those people who bruise at the mention of a needle? If your skin and capillaries are particularly prone to the reaction when you receive injections, bruising can be an unwanted result of Botox...

PDO Threads for a Younger-Looking Face Without Downtime, Lumps, or Bumps Jan 1st, 2021

As you mark the passage of another calendar year, there is a way to journey back in time, at least when it comes to your face. There’s no shortage of anti-aging tools that claim to make you look years younger, but few deliver quite the same results as PDO threads....

PRP and Microneedling: A Winning Combination for More Youthful Skin Dec 10th, 2020

Your skin withstands a fair amount of abuse in its protective role and the effects tend to be more visible in highly exposed areas, such as your face and neck. To fight back against aging skin, estheticians have long understood that the best methods are those that encourage rebuilding and...

Botox® or Dermal Fillers? Which Is the Right Choice for You? Nov 1st, 2020

There’s never been a better time to have wrinkles. That’s because there have never been so many ways to get rid of them. But having more choices can be overwhelming. Even if you’ve narrowed it down to a choice between Botox® and dermal fillers, you still may be struggling to...