The role of exosomes in tissue repair, pain relief, lung health, immune support, youthful skin, sexual health and more! AUTHOR Dr. Terri DeNeui, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC CATEGORY Exosomes SOCIAL @EVEXIASMEDICAL You’ve probably heard about the regenerative powers of stem cell therapy but there’s a “new” kid on the block. Research suggests that exosome therapy may work better for tissue repair, anti-aging treatments, immune support, hair loss, sexual health and fighting illnesses like lung diseases. What is an exosome and what role do exosomes play in fighting aging and disease? Read on! What are exosomes and what is the function of exosomes? The definition of exosome and extracellular vesicles (EVs): Exosomes are extracellular vesicles, which are tiny fluid-filled sacs or nanoparticles that originate in many different types
What Are Collagen Peptides, Do They Work and Are They Safe? AUTHOR Dr. Terri DeNeui, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC CATEGORY Collagen Peptides SOCIAL @EVEXIASMEDICAL Collagen helps promote hydration and elasticity in the body’s tissues—from bones to muscles to skin and beyond. Aging, genetics, poor diet and environmental factors can lead to collagen deficiency and the commons signs of aging (wrinkles, stiff joints, muscle loss and more). Some people take collagen peptides to boost collagen levels but what are they, do they work and are they safe? First, let’s take a look at the role collagen plays in the body and what happens when production of this fibrous, amino-acid-packed protein drops. What is Collagen? Collagen is a non-soluble protein found in the connective and fibrous tissues of
Having a dedicated skincare routine is essential, but did you know you should be switching things up seasonally? AUTHOR Dr. Terri DeNeui, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC CATEGORY Summer Skin Care SOCIAL @EVEXIASMEDICAL 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 hyper-pigmented 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.
If you’re like many people, reversing or slowing the signs of aging is a big concern. Yet, so many options exist today—natural treatments, surgery, minimally-invasive procedures and millions of skincare lines—how do you choose? Let us show you how! We share preventive measures to take NOW and review the top anti-aging treatments available today. AUTHOR Dr. Terri DeNeui, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC CATEGORY Anti-Aging SOCIAL @EVEXIASMEDICAL What factors cause the skin to age, and how can I avoid them? Environmental factors (HELLO UV rays and free radicals!), unhealthy habits, genetics, hormone imbalance and ethnicity can all play a role in premature aging of the skin. Let’s take a closer look at these factors and how to limit their impact. PREVENTIVE SKIN ANTI-AGING TIPS PART 1: 1).
Cooler temperatures are rolling in and holiday lights are going up, but the battle for healthy skin is just beginning. We know skin care has no one-size-fits-all approach, but that also means your skincare routine should adapt to the seasons. Fall is the best time to start repairing any skin damage caused by the harsh summer sun as well as to build up a strong defense plan against pending cold weather. When the weather gets colder, humidity levels drop, and as a result, our skin loses moisture and can begin to chap, flake, crack and appear blotchy and red. Moving between the rough winter winds outside and high indoor heating will do our skin no favors. Take matters into your own hands this winter season to keep your skin fresh and healthy. 1. SPF Every Day The biggest favor you can ever do for your skin is to wear
Between a hot summer out in the sun and preparing for cooling weather, your skin can’t quite catch a break. Even the most dedicated to a healthy skincare routine will still experience trouble from time to time. If you really want to replenish aged, dehydrated, hyperpigmented, or wrinkled skin, you may need a little more help than the average skin care regimen can provide—and that’s where lasers come into play. Our team of trained, experienced professionals is always looking for the latest, greatest, and safest technology to provide our patients with non-invasive aesthetic treatments. That’s why we love the AcuPulse CO2 laser! What is Acupulse? The Long Definition AcuPulse Fractional CO2 Laser is a fractional ablative resurfacing system used to aid the skin in restructuring itself to a healthy complexion by removing the top layer of your skin in a targeted manner. What It Really Means This laser combines