Monthly Archives: June 2019

Skincare Routine: Take Control of Your Skin This Summer

Having a dedicated skincare routine is essential, but did you know you should be switching things up seasonally? At the start of every summer, we all expect a beautiful, glowing complex. However, the Texas heat and humidity can do everything but make our skin attractive.  Instead, we are forced to deal with splotchy, sunburnt, and sometimes hyperpigmented skin.  Many people stick to their regiment year-round but read on for important tips and treatments that should be on your radar in the coming months. And, when it comes to summer skincare, much of the conversation is focused on prevention methods.  Whether you’re dealing with extra oil, shine, or the occasional sunburn, we have some expert ideas for you. The Summer Switch Up So, why is it important to switch things up in the summer? More time outside, sun exposure, and higher temperatures will all take a toll on our bodies, but

Adrenal Fatigue: What Causes It? Adrenal Fatigue Symptoms & Treatment

Adrenal fatigue – like many things in the medical field – is a controversial topic. It refers to a collection of symptoms, ranging from anxiety to sleeplessness to extreme fatigue. Also known as Addison’s disease, adrenal insufficiency is a related but more specific condition, which refers to an insufficient production of hormones produced by your adrenal glands.  Furthermore, while adrenal insufficiency is a recognized and diagnosable medical condition, adrenal fatigue is not. And, adrenal insufficiency is usually treated with some form of hormone replacement therapy. If you see a conventional doctor, however, you won’t receive a diagnosis or treatment plan for adrenal fatigue.   Adrenal Fatigue Is Complicated At Evexias, we recognize that adrenal fatigue is complicated. And, just because the symptoms may not be as apparently severe as those of adrenal insufficiency, they are still very real and are still affecting your quality of life.  That’s why we don’t look for

Hormone Replacement Therapy: Finding the Right Path

When it comes to treating hormonal imbalance, there is no uniform approach. Yet, many in the medical field continuously prescribe “band-aid” treatments that may work for some but don't offer all patients optimal results, nor do they address their full scope of health concerns and symptoms. Hormonal imbalance can come from various sources, but no matter the cause when left untreated, the consequences can be severe. One approach many practitioners use to help patients find balance is bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT). While BHRT has been around for years and had great results, we have seen a resurgence in its use. Read on for all things BHRT, hormone pellet therapy, and how you can improve your health! What Are Hormones and Why Do They Matter? Before diving into hormone replacement therapy, let's cover the basics of hormones. For something that plays such a significant role in our bodies, many don't know