April is National Rosacea Awareness Month

April is National Rosacea Awareness Month and to help educate people about this condition, we’ve included some information from the rosacea.org website.  Dr. Hussain sees many rosacea patients in his dermatology practice, and while there is no cure for this condition we have treatments, including the Sciton laser, and products available at Prime Medical Spa  to control the redness and blood […]

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Botox Injections in Your 20’s

Is it a good idea to start getting Botox injections in your 20’s before wrinkles appear? That is a question subject to a lot of debate by practitioners, and a question we get asked quite a bit at Prime Medical Spa. Some physicians argue that you should wait until you see wrinkles on your face […]

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Microneedling with SkinPen

If you’re considering facial resurfacing, you may be overwhelmed by all of your treatment choices.  One option you might not be familiar with is microneedling with  SkinPen™, a new skin resurfacing treatment that many of our clients at Prime Medical Spa are requesting. Below are three great advantages of SkinPen™ that help explain why it has become so popular. […]

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Medical Grade Vitamins vs Over-the-Counter Vitamins

Medical grade vitamins vs over-the-counter vitamins.  Do you know the difference between medical grade vitamins and over-the-counter vitamins?  If you are someone who takes vitamins, like most of us do, you will want to read this!  The difference between medical grade vitamins and over-the-counter vitamins is absorption.  Medical grade vitamins, like those offered by Metagenics, are sent off to […]

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Medical-Grade Skincare Products at Prime Med Spa

Medical-grade skincare products at Prime Med Spa vs. over-the-counter skincare products, what’s the difference?  One of the most challenging parts of our job, is convincing people to invest in a professional, medical grade skincare line.  It doesn’t help when you have doctors and nurses, who don’t specialize in skin, advising their patients to  “just pick up some (insert product name) at […]

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Diminish Stretch Marks with SkinPen Micro Needling

Stretch marks are something  a lot of women, in particular, deal with. Whether from pregnancy, rapid weight loss or weight gain, or other means, most who have them want to be rid of them. There are many home remedies that promise great results, but don’t deliver. Now there’s a better, more effective option to diminish stretch marks: […]

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The Liquid Facelift at Prime Medical Spa

The Liquid Facelift at Prime Medical Spa is an exciting procedure that allows us to rejuvenate the face in a non-invasive manner using injectable products well accepted by the body.  As we age, we naturally lose the youthful contours in our face, and our skin loses its elasticity and suppleness.  Volume loss in the upper part of […]

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What is Hyaluronic Acid?

So what is hyaluronic acid?  Although injectable dermal fillers can be made from a wide range of ingredients, many fillers available, including those offered at Prime Medical Spa, are made from hyaluronic acid. Like other common filler ingredients, hyaluronic acid is naturally produced by the body and production of it naturally decreases over time. Understanding what […]

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What is the Difference in Paying ‘By the Unit’ for a Botox Treatment and Paying ‘By the Area.’

Botox is a medication, and as such has a dosage which is determined by a Medical Professional.  Botox dosage is measured in units.  The best wrinkle-erasing results come from combining the appropriate dosage required to obtain the desired result with precise targeting of where the Botox is placed.  This brings us to the practical question: what is the difference […]

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Clear Change Finish Line

We are finally at day 10 of the Clear Change Detox.  It was a tough 10 days in many ways, but surprisingly not in the ways we expected.  Days 5-7 were by far the most challenging.  Those were the days of mostly leafy green vegetables, lentils,  and fish with nothing to drink but water or […]

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