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What Exactly is MediSpa

Welcome to our MediSpa, where medicine means health and well-being. Here you can find solutions to skin, face and body problems caused by damage, disease and the general wear-and-tear of life. Medispa also provide solutions that may not be regarded as truly medical; pain-free laser hair removal and facials and facial peels.

Dr. Mickel believes that with the wealth of non-surgical anti-aging and corrective Medispa procedures out there it is possible to post-pone surgical procedures resulting in a fresh and rejuvenated appearance.

We work to provide a customized solution to meet the specific skin care needs of each client. Please browse our website to learn more about MediSpa, and our laser hair removal, facials and peels, therapeutic skin care and other services. If you are seeking injectables such as RHA, Juvederm, Jeuveau, Daxxify or Botox in Monroe, West Monroe or the surrounding areas please call (318)388-2050 for a consultation.

Click below for a more detailed explanation on each procedure.

We use Botox to treat wrinkles and unwanted creases in areas such as between the eyebrows, the forehead, crows feet, bunny lines of the upper nose, upper lip lines, around the mouth and for relaxing the platysmal bands of the neck

Facial Peel is a body treatment technique used to improve and smooth the texture of the facial skin using a chemical solution that causes the dead skin to slough off and eventually peel off

Facial helps reverse the visible signs of aging on both the surface and cellular levels and rapidly reduces blemishes and breakouts in teens and adults with problem skin

Fraxel Laser can treat conditions such as fine lines and pigmentation, acne and surgical scars, deeper lines and wrinkles and Actinic Keratosis

Juvederm injectable gel is a smooth consistency gel dermal filler that helps to instantly restore your skins volume and smooth away facial wrinkles and folds

Laser Hair Reduction will remove unwanted body hair from Legs, Back, Neck, Arms, Underarms, Chest, Upper lip, Chin, Ears, Facial Hair & Bikini Area


Your skin is most beautiful when it’s healthy. That’s why our focus is on restoring your skin to its healthiest state by removing impurities and replenishing your skin with essential nutrients. The result is that you will not only look better, but you will immediately notice a dramatic shift in the health of your skin.

Loved by the medical community, beauty editors and celebrities alike, the HydraFacial resurfacing procedure is an incredible non-invasive treatment that utilizes award-winning, patented technology to detoxify, rejuvenate and protect your skin. It delivers immediate results & long-term benefits without downtime or irritation.

Great for all skin types, the HydraFacial Treatment is not only highly effective at improving overall skin health, but also excellent for remedying:

  • Fine Lines and Wrinkles
  • Elasticity & Firmness
  • Skin Tone Evenness & Vibrancy
  • Skin Texture
  • Hyperpigmentation/Photo Damage
  • Oily/Congested Skin
  • Enlarged Pores
  • Advanced Signs of Aging

The multi-step treatment cleanses, evenly exfoliates and extracts to remove impurities and dead skin cells while at the same time replenishing vital nutrients including Antioxidants, Peptides and Hyaluronic Acid. Thanks to the devices’ superior delivery system, these performing ingredients are able to more effectively help mitigate environmental damage, reduce fine lines & wrinkles, and plump & firm skin for long-term results you can see and feel instantly.


Microdermabrasion treatments use a minimally abrasive instrument to gently sand your skin, removing the thicker, uneven outer layer.

This type of skin rejuvenation is used to treat light scarring, discoloration, sun damage, and stretch marks.

Microdermabrasion can:

  • Improve age spots and black heads.
  • Improve hyperpigmentation (patches of darkened skin).
  • Exfoliate your skin, resulting in a refreshed appearance.
  • Lessen the appearance of stretch marks.
  • Reduce fine lines and wrinkles.
  • Reduce or eliminate enlarged pores.
  • Treat acne and the scars left by acne.

Microdermabrasion helps to thicken your collagen, which results in a younger looking complexion. Collagen is a protein in your skin that’s abundant when you’re a child and makes skin appear taut and smooth. Collagen production declines as we age, resulting in looser, uneven skin.


Dermaplane is a safe, non-invasive treatment, which is stroked along the skin to remove “peach fuzz”, as well as dead skin cells. Dermaplane is performed as a stand alone treatment or prior to other skincare treatments to enhance the effectiveness .This is a wonderful form of exfoliation that can be used with or without chemicals.

What are the benefits of having a dermaplane?

  • Promotes smoother skin
  • Removes soft facial hair that traps dirt and oil.
  • Dermaplaning enhances the effectiveness of other skincare treatments such as chemical peels and microdermabrasion by providing deeper product penetration.
  • Reduces recent acne scars
  • Reduces fine lines
  • Produces immediate results with no downtime

ZO Skincare Products

“My mission is to create skin that is healthy, youthful and vibrant, fulfilling my definition of skin health.” –Zein Obagi, MD

ZO skin health– the next generation of skin health solutions

Founded by Dr. Obagi in 2007, ZO skin health was created to provide physicians and patients with the world’s most innovative and effective skin health solutions. As medical director of ZO skin health, Dr. Obagi has created products with technologically advanced ingredients and even more effective formulations, designated into two categories: ZO skin health and ZO medical. ZO skin health products maintain the results of therapeutic treatments and provide effective daily skincare and protection from the environment, while ZO medical products have been optimized to treat a range of skin disorders and chronic conditions.

ZO skin health develops and delivers innovative skincare solutions that optimize skin health based on the latest advances in skin therapy technologies, unique delivery systems, bioengineered complexes, and exclusive formulations. By providing comprehensive skincare programs for physicians and their patients, ZO skin health bridges the gap between therapeutic treatments and daily care, allowing patients to experience continuously healthy skin regardless of their age, ethnicity or unique skin condition.

The wide range of delivery systems developed by ZO maximize the effectiveness of vitamin A (retinol) to reduce the signs of aging including fine lines, wrinkles, sun damage, and age spots.

The ZO skin health circle concept developed by Dr. Obagi provides comprehensive and continuous solutions to achieve healthy skin for life.

  • Therapeutic treatments provided by skincare professionals using prescribed products and unique protocols to correct medical skin conditions.
  • Maintenance products designed to prevent the reoccurrence of persistent skin problems and keep skin strong and healthy while looking and acting more youthful.
  • Daily skincare effective daily solutions designed to help promote cellular function and achieve healthier looking skin.
  • Prevention products that minimize UV damage, prevent DNA damage and protect skin from environment aggressors to improve overall skin health.

Is a MediSpa right for you? As a practice dedicated exclusively to cosmetic surgery and headed by a highly experienced surgeon, we have the expertise and understanding to help you answer that question wisely.

This web site is intended to be a helpful starting point. You’ll find answers to frequently asked questions, descriptions of the various procedures offered, information about the consulting surgeon who directs the practice and more. If you have additional questions, please fill in the Contact Form to arrange a private consultation with Dr. Mickel.