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What are the scars like from a tummy tuck?

What are the scars like from a tummy tuck? Charlotte area tummy tuck surgeon Most people are looking to have a flat, toned tummy. Unfortunately, not everyone is able to achieve this by exercising and eating well. This can happen because of genetics, or may be due to changes in the body caused by pregnancy or other factors. It can be very disappointing to live a healthy lifestyle, only to find that the body of your dreams is still out of reach. Some people turn to plastic surgery to help with ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

Do breast implants sag over time?

Do breast implants sag over time? Charlotte breast implant surgeon When a woman gets breast implants, she’s often excited to see her new figure. She’s usually thinking about what it will be like right after the healing process is complete, and she can show off her new body. This can be exciting, but women may also wonder about the longer term results of breast augmentation.Will breast implants sag over time, as natural breast tissue does? The implant itself will not sag Unlike ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

What is a lip flip?

What is a lip flip? Lip flip Charlotte Full lips are a sign of youth and beauty, and are highly sought after. Many people are seeking fuller lips. If that’s your goal, cosmetic medicine offers you a few options. One of these is a procedure known as a “lip flip.” Although it’s not a new procedure, it’s been getting more attention recently. What is a lip flip? How can you know whether it’s the right choice for you? A lip flip uses botox A lip flip involves using botox. This is an ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

How to minimize scarring after plastic surgery

How to minimize scarring after plastic surgery Charlotte, Lake Norman, Cornelius, Davidson, Mooresville cosmetic surgeon If you’ve chosen to have plastic surgery, then you care about your appearance. Many of our patients are concerned about how their scars will look. No one wants to go through the process of having a surgical procedure, only to be left with an unattractive scar.Any surgical procedure will inevitably leave some sort of a scar, and there’s no way to completely prevent ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

How long will the results of a facelift last?

How long will the results of a facelift last? Charlotte, Lake Norman, Davidson, Cornelius, Mooresville facelift Nonsurgical procedures like laser skin resurfacing and intense pulsed light (IPL) are effective methods for facial rejuvenation, and many of our patients are interested in these procedures. However, for those who want the most dramatic results possible, a surgical facelift is the most likely way to meet their goals. During a facelift, Dr. Miles removes excess sagging skin and other ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

Radiofrequency Microneedling

Dr. Miles always stays up-to-date on the latest developments in cosmetic medical technology, so he can offer the best cutting-edge treatments to his patients. We’re delighted to offer minimally invasive treatments with a radiofrequency (RF) device, an excellent form of treatment for skin tightening.After extensive research and trial of various devices, Dr. Miles has chosen the Legend Pro RF treatment device for his patients. This device offers a few benefits over other RF devices. It ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)

IPL is a noninvasive treatment that requires no downtime that treats a variety of skin concerns, including acne, rosacea, skin pigmentation abnormalities, various signs of aging, vascularity (broken blood vessels), and unwanted hair. Sometimes known as a “photofacial,” IPL is similar in some ways to laser therapy (which also uses light), but it’s also different in importantrespects.After researching the latest technologies that are now available, Dr. Miles selected the Stellar M22 ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

How is intense pulsed light (IPL) different from laser skin resurfacing?

How is intense pulsed light (IPL) different from laser skin resurfacing? IPL Charlotte As a double-boarded plastic surgeon, Dr. Miles is able to achieve great outcomes for his patients from surgical procedures like facelifts. Although a facelift can offer dramatic results, there are also some people who prefer nonsurgical facial rejuvenation options. We’ve carefully selected certain nonsurgical treatment modalities to offer here in our office, to offer a full range of treatment ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

How does RF energy affect the body’s tissues?

How does RF energy affect the body’s tissues? RF microneedling Charlotte When it comes to reversing the visible signs of aging, there are a variety of different options. The most dramatic results generally come from a surgical facelift. However, not everyone wants to commit to a surgical procedure and the associated downtime for recovery. There are also some people who are concerned about certain aspects of their appearance and would like facial rejuvenation, but aren’t yet at the point ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles

Areola reduction surgery

Areola reduction surgery Nipple plastic surgery Charlotte area The areola is the darker circle of skin around the nipple. For some women, the size of the areola is a concern. They may feel that it’s too large to be proportionate to the breast. When a woman undergoes a breast reduction or breast lift, then she might want to reduce the size of her areolas to fit the size of the new breast. In some cases, the areolas are not symmetrical, and a woman may want to reduce the size of the larger ... Read More
Dr. Erik J. Miles