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Tips to Prolong Your Facial Rejuvenation Results

When performed by a board certified and experienced plastic surgeon, the results of facial rejuvenation can last for many years. But while procedures like facelift, eyelid surgery and brow lift can produce long-lasting results, they cannot completely stop the hands of time. Your skin will continue aging after your procedure. How you take care of… Read More »

CO2 Laser Resurfacing with Sculptra

CO2 Laser Resurfacing with Facial Fillers are an effective method to treat atrophic scars, acne scars, and facial volume loss due to aging. Facial Fillers that are synergistic with ablative laser resurfacing include Sculptra Aesthetic and most Hyaluronic Acid Fillers such as Restylane, Lyft, Juvederm, and Volume. Atrophic scars are caused by injury to the… Read More »

Lasers for Ethnic Skin

  Lasers for ethnic skin vary depending on the treatment plan and skin type. There are several lasers for ethnic skin. The safest technologies include fractional laser systems that offer the opporunity for reduced heat to the skin tissues in a short pulse duration time. The newest laser systems used by Dr. Jose Barrera, MD… Read More »

The Lumenis solution | Eyelid Surgery San Antonio

Blepharoplasty San Antonio Facial Plastic Surgeon Dr. Jose Barrera, MD specializes in improving the shape of the eyes. Dr. Jose Barrera, MD was named a top eyelid surgeon by Realself.com. Blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery can be performed in the office or in the operating room under anesthesia. Blepharoplasty cost and eyelid surgery cost depends on… Read More »

Laser Eyelid Surgery | Blepharoplasty Surgery

Laser Eyelid Surgery or Blepharoplasty San Antonio Facial Plastic Surgeon Dr. Jose Barrera uses laser eyelid surgery instead of a scalpel. Laser eyelid surgery or laser blepharoplasty achieves less bleeding, quicker healing, and patient comfort without a scalpel. The advantages of laser eyelid surgery instead of surgical blepharoplasty include the use of fractional laser resurfacing… Read More »

Scar Revision and Reconstruction

Scar Revision About Scar Revision Scar revision Facial Plastic Surgeon Dr. Jose Barrera, MD specializes in treating all types of scars including hypertrophic scars, keloid scars, red scars, stria, and scar revision surgery in San Antonio. We specialize in laser skin resurfacing and scar revision of facial scars, acne scar San Antonio, and traumatic scars of the… Read More »

Photofractional Laser Resurfacing | CO2 Laser Rejuvenation

Dr. Jose Barrera, MD is a San Antonio Facial Plastic Surgeon offering Photofractional Laser treatments, Intense Pulse Light, ResurFX nonablative laser treatments, and CO2 laser skin resurfacing to improve scars, wrinkles, sun spots, brown spots, telengiectasias, and vascular lesions. The Lumenis® Photofractional™ treatment is a complete skin rejuvenation solution, optimally tailored to address even the… Read More »

Freedom from wrinkles? “lunch time laser”

Lunch time Laser Are you seeking freedom from wrinkles? Photofractional San Antonio is a lunch time laser that combines Intense Pulse Light (IPL) to improve skin color and ResurFX Erbium fractional laser to improve skin texture and wrinkles. Dr. Jose Barrera, MD performs photofractional laser treatments in his San Antonio office. Dr. Jose Barrera, MD… Read More »

Liquid Facelift San Antonio | Nonsurgical Facelift

What is a Liquid Facelift San Antonio? A liquid facelift is a minimally invasive and nonsurgical procedure or combination of procedures to improve facial wrinkles, add volume to the face, and rejuvenate skin texture. What causes facial aging? As we age, wrinkles or dermarcation lines accentuate our face. In addition, facial fat volume loss and… Read More »