Dr. Hayley Brown's Plastic Surgery Blog

Board Certified Female Plastic Surgeon Serving Las Vegas, Henderson and Nearby Areas of Nevada

April 13, 2020
After a tummy tuck, you may or may not go down a pant size. Just because you do not have to resize your wardrobe after this procedure, that does not mean the abdominoplasty was unsuccessful. Tummy tuck surgery – also called abdominoplasty – removes excess fat and skin from the abdominal area. Doing... Read More
Category: Body Contouring
March 19, 2020
You may have heard that a breast lift will reduce your bust size, ultimately changing the size bra you need to wear. Here are two things to consider: Dr. Hayley Brown knows this is a concern for women considering a breast lift. During your consultation, she will assess the degree of breast ptosis... Read More
Category: Breast Surgery
February 28, 2020
It’s not unusual for individuals considering a tummy tuck to have excess fat or sagging skin above the pubic bone (medically known as the mons pubis). Abdominoplasty is designed to remove fat and tighten loose skin in the abdominal area, which can have a positive impact on the appearance of the... Read More
Category: Body Contouring
February 14, 2020
This is one of the most common questions I get asked during a preoperative consultation. Sometimes it is the patient asking, sometimes the spouse. It gets interesting when the spouse asks, and the patient gives me a look with hidden meaning or vice versa. Some patients in troubled relationships... Read More
January 23, 2020
Twenty years ago, Henderson, Nevada was a sleepy desert community, and Desert Hills Plastic Surgery Center was a brand-new practice opening in Del Webb Medical Plaza. Now, we are the longest-residing practice in our office park, and Henderson has developed into a bustling small city. We are... Read More
Category: The Practice
January 06, 2020
In plastic surgery, a dog ear is a term used to describe a point or fold at the end of a skin-tightening incision. They are common at the sides of tummy tuck incisions or the end of breast reduction scars. They may look like little bumps at the end of surgical scars. This blog from board-certified... Read More
Category: Plastic surgery
December 12, 2019
The loss of facial volume can be one of the most disheartening visible signs of aging. Sunken, shallow cheeks can add years to your appearance as much as, if not more than, wrinkles and lines. There's never been a better time to restore volume to your face and take years off your appearance. At... Read More
Category: Face and Skin
December 01, 2019
Initial recovery from a facelift typically takes around 1-2 weeks, with full recovery and results apparent after around 6-8 weeks. Although it can take up to a year for minor swelling, tightness, and numbness to abate fully, typically you’ll be able to return to work and your daily life within just... Read More
Category: Face and Skin
October 14, 2019
Breast augmentation can be a life-changing procedure that affirms your self-confidence and helps you attain a healthier body image. After your procedure, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Hayley Brown will give you specific instructions to help you manage your recovery. How precisely you follow... Read More
September 20, 2019
Liposuction is one of the best ways to get rid of fat. More than 258,000 people underwent the procedure in 2018. If you have stubborn fat deposits that diet and exercise just won't get rid of, liposuction can be the cherry on top of your fitness journey and put the finishing touches on your new... Read More
Category: Body Contouring