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National Healthy Skin Month: 4 Tips For Keeping Your Skin Healthy In Las Vegas

November 30, 2022
It’s National Healthy Skin Month – which means it’s the perfect time to take a closer look at your skincare routine and make sure you’re doing everything you can to keep your skin healthy and looking its best. The good news is that you can do plenty of simple things to improve your skin health. From sunscreen to exercise regularly, many easy ways to keep your skin healthy and looking great.  But if you’re looking for some extra help, there’s no need to worry. The experts at Stephen Miller Plastic Surgery are here to help. We’re a top plastic surgery and skin care center in Las Vegas, and we’re dedicated to helping our patients achieve their aesthetic goals.  Here are our 4 favorite tips… Read Full Post

The Truth About Hair Restoration

November 15, 2022
Are you thinking about hair restoration in Las Vegas? You’re not alone. In the last few years, there’s been a surge in the number of people looking for hair restoration treatments. And it’s no wonder why. As we age, it’s not just our skin that starts to show signs of wear and tear. For many of us, our hair starts to thin and fall out. And while several treatments are available to help with hair loss, not all are created equal. In this blog post, we’re going to take a look at the truth about hair restoration. We’ll dispel some myths and misconceptions about this treatment and help you understand what to expect from hair restoration in Las Vegas. Safe and Effective Treatment for Hair Loss… Read Full Post

Does SmartLipo Offer Permanent Results?

October 15, 2022
If you are considering a liposuction procedure, you’re not alone. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) recorded 211,067 liposuction procedures in 2020. The procedure has seen a rise in popularity thanks to technological advancements, such as the emergence of SmartLipo, a laser liposuction treatment with great results.  We proudly offer SmartLipo at our facility! Administered by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Stephen Miller, this laser liposuction treatment safely and effectively eliminates fat cells to assist your health and fitness journey.  We understand that before committing to liposuction, you want all the facts. We’ve described liposuction candidacy here.… Read Full Post
Category: Liposuction

What Is Typically Included in a Mommy Makeover?

September 30, 2022
Pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum recovery put a lot of stress on a person. Hormonal changes, weight fluctuations, labor injuries, and exhaustion can leave you feeling uncomfortable in your body. This trend can continue for years if you don’t take steps to rejuvenate your figure. A mommy makeover is a treatment plan for improving someone’s self-esteem and comfort after giving birth. Mommy makeovers can include a broad range of procedures, and each makeover is specifically designed for the individual patient’s needs and priorities. Read on to learn more about some of the most common procedures included in mommy makeovers.  Tummy Tuck Mommy makeovers often include a tummy tuck. Some… Read Full Post
Category: Body Contouring

5 Myths About Cellulite You Shouldn’t Believe

September 15, 2022
Cellulite is far more common than you think. It affects between 80 and 90 percent of adult women and approximately 10 percent of adult men. Even so, myths about cellulite abound. Board-certified Las Vegas plastic surgeon Dr. Stephen Miller debunks some of them below. Skinny women don’t have cellulite: Women of all shapes and sizes struggle with dimpled skin. After all, cellulite is about more than just excess fat. It’s related to a combination of thin skin, enlarged fat cells, and fibrous bands that create tension, all of which contribute to a cottage cheese texture on your butt and thighs. Losing weight will get rid of cellulite: Even top female athletes have cellulite. Those lumps and… Read Full Post
Category: Body Contouring

How to Repair Summer Sun Damage

September 15, 2022
Unprotected sun exposure wreaks havoc on your skin and speeds up visible aging. In fact, it’s the leading cause of wrinkles, dark spots, laxity, spider veins, and other cosmetic concerns.  While a fair amount of sun damage is permanent, you can still make your skin look younger and healthier. Here are some of our favorite options, from skin treatments to facial plastic surgery. Chemical Peels Used to target uneven tone and texture, chemical peels exfoliate the skin using a blend of acids. These formulas come in various strengths and can be customized for a more tailored treatment. A strong peel can produce dramatic results in as little as one session. However, it may come with more… Read Full Post

5 Tips For Keeping Your Plastic Surgery Results Safe In The Summer Sun

August 30, 2022
Summertime is the perfect season to show off your hard-earned plastic surgery results. You may have spent months – or even years – waiting for the perfect time to get that breast augmentation or liposuction you’ve always wanted, and now that you finally have your dream body, you want to show it off! The Importance of Sun Protection Although skin cancer is on the rise, many people still do not take the necessary precautions to protect themselves from the harmful effects of the sun. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer, and it can also damage the eyes and immune system. Premature aging can also occur by too much sun exposure. While it’s essential to… Read Full Post
Category: Plastic Surgery

National Breastfeeding Month: Can You Breastfeed After Breast Augmentation?

August 15, 2022
Happy National Breastfeeding Month! Breastfeeding is a natural and healthy way to feed your baby, but it is not always possible for mothers to breastfeed. If you are considering breast augmentation, you may wonder if it will affect your breastfeeding ability. The answer to this question is yes. Breastfeeding with breast implants is considered safe. Many factors can affect whether or not you can breastfeed after breast augmentation, including the type of surgery you have, the type of implants you choose, and your body's response to the surgery. If you are considering breast augmentation and would like to breastfeed in the future, it is important to speak to your surgeon about your options… Read Full Post

3 Benefits of a Tummy Tuck You Didn't Know About

July 30, 2022
A tummy tuck, also known as an abdominoplasty, is a cosmetic procedure that removes excess skin and fat from the stomach area. You can also tighten the muscle in the abdominal wall with it. Even though a tummy tuck may seem like a cosmetic procedure, it has several benefits. This blog post will explain 3 benefits you may not have known about tummy tucks. Improve Your Posture While many people associate a tummy tuck with cosmetic reasons, the surgery can also have some functional benefits. One of the little-known advantages of a tummy tuck is that it can help to improve your posture. If you have excess skin and fatty tissue around your abdomen, it can weigh your body down and cause you… Read Full Post
Category: Tummy Tuck

The Benefits Of Liposuction: Why You Should Consider It

July 15, 2022
Liposuction is a type of cosmetic surgery that removes fat from the body. Usually, it helps to improve the appearance of the body, but it's also possible to remove fat, causing health problems. The liposuction procedure is a safe and effective procedure with many benefits. We'll explore some of them here. What is Liposuction? Liposuction is a popular cosmetic procedure that can help contour and shape the body. The procedure involves the removal of excess fat from specific areas of the body, such as the abdomen, thighs, or arms. Liposuction can also help to remove fat from the neck and chin area. What are the Benefits of Liposuction? Liposuction is a cosmetic procedure that can remove… Read Full Post
Category: Liposuction