West Houston Dermatology

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How Does a Photo Facial Feel?

Though photo facials are performed using an Intense Pulsed Laser (IPL), patients considering photo facial treatment should not be concerned about pain or discomfort.  At West Houston Dermatology Dr. Stephen Mahoney and his physician assistant staff first cleans the face and apply a numbing gel.  This numbing gel sits for about 20 minutes to effectively […]

What is a Photo Facial?

Flawless skin is beautiful, and each year Houstonians spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to improve its appearance, whether the skin is marred by past sun damage or by conditions we cannot help.  A simple procedure to improve flaws such as brown spots, age spots, rosacea, enlarged pores, dull complexion, or broken capillaries is a […]