What is Dermarolling & Should you Do It at Home?

What is Dermarolling & Should you Do It at Home?

It seems like everyone is talking about Dermarolling! If you haven’t heard of dermarolling, you are probably wondering what the heck it is and if you should immediately go buy yourself one?  We are going to answer all of your questions about dermarolling and if you...
The Brains Behind the Beauty at Austin Skin Plus

The Brains Behind the Beauty at Austin Skin Plus

Photo by Paige Newton for The Scout Guide Austin Carly, the founder of Austin Skin Plus Acne Clinic and creator of the Skin+ product line is changing the way acne is treated here in Austin. Her own struggles with acne as a teen, as well as her passion for helping...
Why You Need to Exfoliate to Acid, NOT a Scrub

Why You Need to Exfoliate to Acid, NOT a Scrub

Raise your hand if you want to improve your dull complexion, get rid of acne, and have glowing skin! I’m pretty sure all of us want that! It’s touted over and over that little, coarse beads and salts are perfect for getting rid of dead skin, dirt, and oil leaving your...
Sebaceous Filaments vs. Blackheads

Sebaceous Filaments vs. Blackheads

One of the more common requests from clients is to get their “blackheads out.” They really are talking about sebaceous filaments. While the two look a bit alike, the truth is they couldn’t be more different.  While blackheads are non-inflamed acne lesions mostly...
5 Tips on Keeping Your Skin Healthy for the Active Person

5 Tips on Keeping Your Skin Healthy for the Active Person

It can be hard to know what to do to keep healthy, radiant skin when you live an active lifestyle. At Austin Skin Plus we get many questions like, “When should I do my morning skincare routine – before or after I workout?” “What if I’m not working out until...
10 Tips for Healthy Skin this Summer

10 Tips for Healthy Skin this Summer

We are probably all guilty of wanting the summer sun-kissed, glow at some point in our lives. But the truth is tan skin is damaged skin! When you are exposed to the sun without protection, your skin begins over-producing melanin to protect your skin from UV damage....