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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

3 Ways To Maintain Your Brazilian Butt Lift Results Over Time

June 30, 2022
A Brazilian butt lift is a great way to improve your appearance and boost your confidence. But like all cosmetic procedures, taking care of your results is crucial if you want them to last. This blog post will share five tips to help you maintain your BBL results over time. Eat a Healthy Diet  If you've recently had a Brazilian butt lift (BBL), congrats! You now have a beautiful, shapely rear end. But like any surgery, you must take steps to ensure your results last. One of the most important things you can do is eat a healthy diet. So what should you eat to keep your BBL results looking great? A healthy diet will help you maintain your results by keeping your weight stable. It will also… Read Full Post
Category: Body Contouring

Mixing Plastic Surgery with Non-Surgical Treatment

June 18, 2022
Plastic surgery is growing in popularity each year, with more than 18 million procedures performed in the United States alone each year. In terms of aesthetic results, especially on the face, plastic surgery remains the gold standard. Several operations, such as cosmetic skin enhancements, require operating rooms.  For example, removing excess fat or removing excess skin completely is impossible outside of an operating room. We can often remove excess skin with fat grafting or other treatments. How can plastic surgery help?  Plastic surgery can help you to look younger and more youthful-looking. A plastic surgeon can tighten the skin on the face and reshape and reconstruct the skin… Read Full Post

Am I a Good Candidate for Liposuction?

June 15, 2022
Most of us have at least one thing that will bother us indefinitely. You can't avoid it no matter how many calories you burn or how many kilometers you run. There's a bulge or spilling of fat that, like a parasite, clings to your body. It's no surprise that liposuction is the most popular cosmetic procedure in the United States. It has become essential to a population that is becoming increasingly conscious of the need of staying healthy and look good. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), over 41,000 men underwent the surgery in 2010, helping liposuction to overtake breast augmentation as the most popular operation with over 325,000 procedures… Read Full Post
Category: Liposuction

Why More Women Prefer Silicone Breast Implants

May 23, 2022
Implants are used to enhance the size and shape of your breasts. You can choose between saline or silicone implants to customize your breast augmentation procedure and achieve your desired results. However, silicone implants are the most popular choice among patients in the United States. This type of implant was used in 84% of all breast augmentations in 2020. Benefits of Silicone Breast Implants Silicone implants have a lot of things going for them. These silicone shells filled with silicone gel: Look natural: Silicone implants have a lower risk of causing visible rippling beneath your skin. This concern is particularly applicable to women who are thin or have less natural breast… Read Full Post

6 Things To Avoid After Hair Transplant Surgery

April 15, 2022
Hair loss is thought to affect 80 million men and women in America. If you’re dealing with a receding hairline, widening part, or bald patches, hair transplant surgery might be the solution.  This effective procedure can often help restore a much fuller and healthier-looking head of hair. However, good aftercare is key, so you’ll need to avoid these six things for the best results: Intense workouts: Rough activity has the potential to dislodge your hair grafts immediately after surgery. Ease back into exercise under our surgeon's recommendation. You should avoid even light workouts for some time.   Sun exposure: The sun can work against the healing process in a few different ways. First… Read Full Post

Medical Benefits of Tummy Tuck Surgery

April 12, 2022
Tummy tuck surgery is well known for its unbeatable cosmetic benefits. After all, this procedure is the most effective way to reveal a slimmer waistline by eliminating sagging skin and excess fat. However, a tummy tuck can also have medical benefits, some of which may be life-changing. For example, tummy tuck surgery might be able to improve issues such as: Back pain: It is very common to experience back pain after pregnancy. Often, this problem is linked to weak core muscles. A tummy tuck can usually tighten your abdominal muscles and provide abdominal support to help reduce lower back pain.   Ventral hernias: A ventral hernia is a protrusion of tissue through a weak point or gap in… Read Full Post
Category: Tummy Tuck

3 Things To Know Before Getting a Hair Transplant

March 25, 2022
Hair loss is something that so many people experience. However, the fact that it’s a common concern does little to lessen the blow. Dealing with hair loss can diminish your confidence, make you feel pressured to hide beneath hats and caps, and even put your social life on hold.  Fortunately, hair transplant surgery is an effective way to restore a fuller hairline. If you’re interested in this transformative procedure, there are three things you should know in advance. 1. The Procedure Shouldn't Be Painful You may have heard that hair transplant surgery hurts a lot. Fortunately, that isn’t true. Numbing medicine is used before the procedure. You’ll feel pressure, but the pain should be… Read Full Post

When Will I See Results After Breast Augmentation Surgery?

March 02, 2022
Breast augmentation immediately enhances breast size and shape. However, it takes time for the final results to appear. Knowing what to expect will let you confidently plan your procedure.  Most patients who visit the Las Vegas plastic surgery practice of Dr. Stephen Miller are eager to spend swimsuit season with fuller breasts. That means scheduling breast augmentation surgery around this time of year. It isn’t until the three-month mark that the bulk of the healing process is typically complete. Our plastic surgeon understands that you want to enjoy your new look as soon as possible. That’s why we have blogs about going to the beach, traveling, and sunbathing after breast augmentation.… Read Full Post