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Las Vegas Plastic Surgeon Shares What to Look for in a Cosmetic Surgeon

Dr. Mary Herte of the Herte Center for Cosmetic Surgery provides professional advice on choosing a qualified surgeon for cosmetic procedures. Las Vegas, NV – Choosing an ideal cosmetic surgeon depends on a variety of factors, says Las Vegas plastic surgeon Mary C. Herte, MD. For over two decades, she has strived to deliver excellent care while staying at the […]

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3 Things to Know About Bra Cup Size

When breast augmentation surgery is performed by an experienced provider, the results can be life-changing. A fuller, more proportionate bustline can boost your self-confidence and contribute to a more feminine figure. Our board-certified plastic surgeon, Mary C. Herte, MD, has extensive training in customizing breast procedures to complement each patient’s unique needs, goals, and contours. If you have just received […]

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What Are the Risks of a Brazilian Butt Lift?

The Brazilian butt lift, or BBL, is a procedure that has gained popularity over the years due to patients wanting fuller, more shapely buttocks. This technique involves harvesting fat from one area of the body, such as the abdomen or flanks, via liposuction and transferring it into the buttocks. Although this procedure is offered by many plastic surgeons, Dr. Mary […]

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Time Asks If, or When, You’ll Get Some Work Done

If you’re over 40 years old, you may have heard your Mom and her friends maybe whispering about another woman who they thought “had some work done.” It was scandalous. Shameful. Psychologists said those people were depressed and “suffered from clinically low self-esteem.” If you’re under 40, particularly in your early 20s, you’re probably wondering, “What’s the big deal? Everybody […]

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Quick Guide to Reducing Bruising

Most cosmetic treatments, whether it is a surgical procedure or injections of Botox, will have some bruising as a side effect. But there are ways to help shorten the duration of bruising during recovery from either surgical or non-invasive cosmetic treatments. Why bruising occurs When an incision or injection is made, much more is going on than you can see […]

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Overusing Dermal Fillers

The popularity of dermal fillers is based in their immediate results and little to no downtime. Like Botox, filler injections are known as lunchtime procedures because you can have your session at lunch and return to work immediately afterwards. Dermal fillers help improve the overall appearance of the face by filling in volume-deficient areas such as under-eye hollows, sunken cheeks, and […]

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Do it for the Girls!

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I just got my reminder notice from West Valley Imaging to schedule my annual mammogram and I thought it would be really good timing (October!) to write about how important mammograms are to breast cancer early detection. While our practice does not provide primary care or treat breast cancer, we feel it is very […]

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Sunscreen Puzzlement!

We are now in the throes of Summer 2011 and our Las Vegas heat is reminding everyone to finally think about what our intense sun is actually doing to our skin! It is way past time to think about sun block. Sun protection is, however, one of the least understood principles in beauty care and I am always shocked at […]

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