Jeffrey Kenkel, MD, FACS
1801 Inwood Road, 5th Floor
Dallas, TX 75390
(214) 645-3112
Specializing in Cosmetic Surgery
of the Face, Breast & Body
(214) 645-3112 Dallas, Texas

Category Archives: Laser Skin Resurfacing

zoom-phobias? 5 things I notice about myself online

I wish I could tell you that the number of hours I spend on zoom/teams has improved this summer, but I cannot.  As most of us know, there has never been so much personal face time as we all have today.  Prior to March of 2020, I looked in the mirror about once a day and that was it.  Sure, … Read More

Taking the Mask Off? 5 Things to Consider

Taking the Mask Off_ 5 Things to Consider

We know it is coming, we just don’t know when.  With everyone eligible to get the vaccine in Texas, we are all longing and hopeful that a time will come when we can be around others without our masks.  Whether you are preparing for a time in the future, liberated from your mask or simply trying to determine how to … Read More

Face Forward: 3 Areas Men Focus On

Face forward: 3 areas men focus on

We are seeing more men interested in facelift surgery and nonsurgical options at our Dallas practice than ever before. In many ways, the pandemic has opened up the opportunity for many patients who could not “afford” the downtime in the past. Being away from work for 2 to 3 weeks was not an option for many. That has all changed, … Read More

Zooming In: Outside of the Mask

Zooming in outside the mask

Given the major changes we have experienced in our lives since March, we have all had to adapt in many different ways both professionally and personally.  It seems like we have two faces to present to the world these days.  We have our online or virtual face, largely seen at home with our family, and online for virtual meetings and … Read More

All About Eyes: Younger and Refreshed Eyes Can be Achieved!

do you want youthful refreshed eyes?

Question: I feel like my eyes make me look older and more tired.  Is eyelid surgery the right thing for me to change this? Answer: As I tell my Dallas patients, the aging process affects us all differently.  That being said, it is very common for our patients to describe the changes around the eyes as some of the first … Read More

All about Lasers! 6 Devices You Should Know About, and Here’s Why:

"Better with Lasers" Graphic

LASER is an acronym that stands for Light Amplification by Stimulation of Emission of Radiation.   WHAT?  It is a term that describes a certain wavelength of light that can be focused to target specific things in our body.  In many cases, people use the term to describe any device in the office that treats the skin.  What trouble spots … Read More

Fall into Healthier Habits: 5 Things You Can Do After Summer

Tips for getting and maintaining healthy skin after summer!

Fall into Healthier Habits: 5 Things You Can Do After Summer Skin care – get back to your care regimen Hydrate and revive neglected areas – chest, hands, and feet Treatment – SkinPen®, IPL, mild peel Boost nutrition with healthy, seasonal foods Begin a “Fall Fitness” challenge We all love the summer! The outdoors, fun activities, water sports, tee shirts, … Read More

Scar Reduction: Our Most Reliable Options

Scar therapy options for patients in the Dallas, TX, area.

Question: Can anything be done to improve my scar?  Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Kenkel answers: We routinely see patients who inquire about scars they have and if there is anything that can be done to help improve them. In order to determine whether a patient may be a candidate for “scar therapy,” in our Dallas office, there are several questions … Read More

Are Outcomes Always Better with Lasers?

"Better with Lasers" Graphic

There seems to be an appeal to using lasers for treatment. Are outcomes always better with lasers? Dr. Kenkel Answers: This is a great question and as a patient one has to understand that there is a lot of marketing surrounding the use of lasers for treatments.  Physicians and Industry recognize that “laser” is a buzz word and is perceived … Read More

Attention Men: Improve Your Skin’s Appearance in 5 Simple Steps!

Dr. Kenkel with male patients

Question: Are there simple things that men can do to improve their appearance without downtime? Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Kenkel answers: Today we have many options to help men look and feel better without having a prolonged downtime.  Here are my top 5 things for you to consider: #1 –Sunblock – It sounds so simple, but many people do not … Read More