Bucay Spotlight

We’ve created the Bucay Spotlight to let you know what’s trending in our office, whether it’s our products or our staff!

Skin Medica Online Promotion



SENTÉ Summer Promotion

sente️Receive a FREE premium Summer Skincare Squad kit from Dr. Bucay and SENTÉ ($86 value) + FREE shipping with your SENTÉ purchase of $199* or more. This trio includes deluxe samples sizes of SENTÉ Dermal Contour Pressed Serum, Daily Soothing Cleanser & Invisible Shield Full Physical – SPF 52 Tinted.


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#summerskin️ Receive a FREE premium Summer Skincare Trio ($86 value) + FREE shipping with your SENTÉ purchase of $199* or more.

*Offer cannot be combined with any other offers.

While supplies last, offer expires 6/21/2020.

CareCredit health, wellness and beauty credit card For cosmetic and dermatologic procedure financing

Think of CareCredit as your own health, wellness, and beauty credit card. Whether it’s body sculpting facial rejuvenation or a skincare visit, you shouldn’t have to worry about how to get the procedures you want. That’s why we’re pleased to accept the CareCredit health, wellness, and beauty credit card. CareCredit lets you say “Yes” to recommended surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures, and pay for them in convenient monthly payments that fit your financial situation.

With special financing options*, you can use your CareCredit card again and again for your cosmetic needs, as well as at 200,000 other healthcare providers, including dentists, optometrists, veterinarians, ophthalmologists, and hearing specialists.

It’s free and easy to apply, and you’ll receive a decision immediately. If you’re approved, you can schedule your procedures even before you receive your card. With more than 21 million accounts opened since CareCredit began nearly 30 years ago, they are the trusted source for healthcare credit cards.

We are also are offering 18-months until August 31.

Learn more by visiting www.carecredit.com
Ready to apply? Online for your CareCredit card today.

*Subject to credit approval. Minimum monthly payments required. Ask us for details.”

Due to heightened health alerts and warnings we are experiencing across our community due to COVID-19, La Casita and Hardy Oak will be working on modified hours. Please call our offices before coming.

La Casita

Hardy Oak

We are working together with the community to keep you safe.

For your mom always on the go!

Purchase your favorite Sente Skincare products and receive a complimentary Sente Spring Refresh Kit. It contains sample-size Dermal Repair Cream & Ultralight Defense Moisturizer. While supplies last. We deliver in the San Antonio Areas and provide curbside pick up.

2020 Sente MD promo

Dr. Vivian Bucay explains the effects blue light has on your skin

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Sunscreen Guidelines for Patients

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Inside a Dermatologist’s Beauty Cabinet: Vivian Bucay, MD

Yes, You Need to Be Wearing Sunscreen Indoors—Here Are the Best Ones, According to Dermatologists

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Dr. Bucay Telemedicine

Dr. Bucay was featured in New Beauty Magazine

These Skin Issues Can Pop Up in Times of Stress—Here’s What to Do
Dermasweep Article San Antonio TX

Derm-Approved Ways to Get Rid of Dark Spots on Every Skin Tone

Click here to read more about Dr. Seemal Desai’s article on getting rid of dark spots

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Restylane Ready Promotion
Limited Time Only!

New to Aspire patients who register at WWW.RESTYLANEREADY.COM will automatically receive a $100 coupon on ONE syringe of any Restylane filler.

Existing Aspire Rewards Members must go to the WWW.RESTYLANEREADY.COM  and login to their Aspire account.  Once they login to their existing Aspire account through RestylaneReady.com, the $100 coupon will automatically generate.  Once a coupon is generated, the patient has 60 days to redeem.

The code will automatically generate and show on our end once a Restylane filler is selected.  No code will need to be given by the patient.

Maximum of 1 coupon ($100) per patient.

BOTOX® Cosmetic Q1 2019 New Year Gift Card

NEW BodiFirm Elite!

What Separates a Good Sunscreen from a Great Sunscreen?

In this exclusive blog interview, board-certified dermatologists Drs. Vivian Bucay, Amy Lewis and Joel Schlessinger give their top sun protection pick.
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SkinBetter Science In The Media!
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Dermatology Times

Dr. Vivian Bucay featured in Dermatology Times – Click here to read the article.

BOTOX Cosmetic Back To School Sweepstakes!



We are pleased to welcome Danielle Sisk to Team Bucay!

Danielle is our new medical assistant and will be serving both locations.

Pay Bills Online

Pay your medical balance online through CareCredit*

*up to $200

PRIME Magazine – COOLA

Dr. Vivian Bucay featured in PRIME magazine on page 13 – COOLA! Click here to read the article. 


We are proud to announce that Dr. Vivian Bucay, Board Certified Dermatologist has been hand-selected by NewBeauty as a partner and will be featured in the Fall 2019 edition of NewBeauty magazine, due on newsstands June 4, 2019!

A Different Approach to Managing Cellulite

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A Different Approach to Managing Cellulite

Skinbetter® AlphaRet® Exfoliating Peel Pads

SkinBetter Peel Pads San Antonio, TX
We love hearing from the experts about why they love our NEW AlphaRet Exfoliating Peel Pads! Click here to view the article.

Give Dad the Gift of Great Skin this Father’s Day

Father's Day Gift | SkinBetter Science

Calling All Summer Brides! Get Wedding Ready with SkinBetter Science

Bridal Skin | SkinBetter Science

New Mineral Brush from ISDIN!

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Emsculpt San Antonio TX

Cellfina Cellulite Reduction


Jeuveau San Antonio TX

Our Newest Wrinkle Relaxer: Jeuveau™

Dr. Bucay is on the advisory board for new product Jeuveau™. She will be attending their launch in Cancun, Mexico on May 3rd. Jeuveau™ is a new BOTOX-like product to reduce signs of wrinkles. Learn more here!

CoolSculpting Gift Cards Available!

CoolSculpting Gift Card

InStyle Award for AlphaRet – 2019 Best Wrinkle Treatment


New Beauty Award for Even Tone Correcting Serum – 2019 Best Dark Spot Fighter

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SENTÉ Product Features

SENTÉ Intensive Bio Complete Cream was featured in NewBeauty in an article titled  “Wrinkle Reducers” in the Spring Beauty Report 2019 issue. Intensive Bio Complete Cream was praised for its ability to tackle wrinkles, tone and texture in record time.  Read here.

SENTÉ Dermal Contour Pressed Serum featured on NewBeauty.com in an article titled “7 Things Dermatologists Say Every 40-Something Should Be Doing for Better Skin” on March 29, 2019. On the topic of retinols, the article suggests using a topical retinoid to reverse skin damage and decrease wrinkles, highlighting SENTÉ Dermal Contour Pressed Serum for its SuGag Technology, mentioned to help restore contour, volume and elasticity in the skin. Read here.

SENTÉ Illuminé Eye Cream was featured on Reader’s Digest in an article called “The Best Eye Creams Worth Your Money”. The article features Dr. Downie and focuses on Illumine’s ability to “hydrate and reduce puffiness, but it also lightens undereye circles even before you reach for the concealer.” Read here.

SENTÉ Illuminé Eye Cream was featured on Huda Beauty in an article called “10 Ways To Get Gorgeous Skin When You Fly”. S. Manjula Jegasothy M.D., founder of Miami Skin Institute says, ““Since eyelid skin is the most delicate, it needs extra TLC when you’re flying, so I always stash my favorite SENTÉ Illumine Eye Cream in the seat pocket in front of me.” Read here.

New Beauty SENTE

Epionce is now available to purchase!

Click here to purchase your own epionce products today.



2019 Best Dark Spot Fighter | Skin Better Science

Hyaluronic Acid Lip Booster

Hyaluronic Acid Lip Booster



Now offering Silhouette Instalift! This facelift alternative is available at our office. Contact us today to learn more!

AlphaRet Chosen As Best Night Cream



The Only CoolSculpting Master In San Antonio, TX!

Allergan recognizes that Melissa Valdez of the Bucay Center for Dermatology and Aesthetics has attended and completed the CoolSculpting University training Program. Melissa Valdez is currently the FIRST and ONLY CoolSculpting Master in San Antonio, Texas.
CoolSculpting Master
2018 Melissa CS Master

TIZO® Lip Protection Tinted SPF 45tizo lip protection

TIZO® Tinted Lip Protection is the ultimate lip protection without the use of chemical sunscreen filters. Using only Titanium Dioxide and Zinc Oxide, TIZO® Tinted Lip Protection reflects the sun away from one of the most sensitive areas, the lips. At SPF 45, TIZO® Tinted Lip Protection is one of the most protective lip products available while having a gentle kiwi lime, and ginger flavor.


ESKATA can be used to treat raised seborrheic keratoses (SKs) for both cosmetic and medical reasons.

5 Key SK Questions

ESKATA San Antonio TX

  1. What are these spots on my face?
  2. Why did I get them?
  3. How are they treated with ESKATA?
  4. What is ESKATA treatment like?
  5. When will I see results?

Find out the answers here!

Contact our office today to find out if ESKATA is right for you. Please note, although this treatment is used for a medical condition, it cannot be submitted through insurance. ESKATA treats SK with little to no downtime.

ESKATA San Antonio TX

Lumenis M22 Acne Treatment

Dr.Vivian Bucay and Dr. Ruchi Sondhi Bhandari provide custom consultations to create a regimen for your acne concerns. We are proud to offer Lumenis M22 in combination with a medical and skincare regimen.

Revanesse VERSA: The Newest Hyaluronic Acid Filler

Dr.Vivian Bucay, Board Certified Dermatologist, and Expert Injector is the FIRST to be trained and offer Revanesse VERSA in Texas.

SkinBetter Science Even Tone Correcting Serum has been featured on Coveteur.com

“The 36 Best New Beauty Products That Launched in April”

SkinBetter Science San Antonio TX

SkinBetter Science is always available at Bucay Center for Dermatology and Aesthetics in San Antonio, Tx.

Cellfina Custom Consultations

Thank you, Raven Riojas, 96.1 MIX for sharing your Cellfina Custom Consult at Bucay Center for Dermatology and Aesthetics with Dr. Ruchi Sondhi Bhandari .

Learn more about Cellfina here.

The Cellfina Guarantee

Cellfina Cellulite Reduction Guarantee San Antonio TX
Please schedule a custom Cellfina consultation with Dr. Rachna Bhandari at our Sonterra location to address your concerns

ColorScience: Available at Bucay Center for Dermatology and Aesthetics!

ColorScience San Antonio TX


Check out our NEW product line! ISDIN San Antonio TX

ISDIN San Antonio TX

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ISDIN was featured on CBS Austin with Sicka Than Average. Click here to read more