In this current age of the selfie, most of us have become fairly skilled at hitting our best angles and highlighting our best features in photos. Digital photography makes it easy to delete and retake as many times as necessary until we get it right. But when someone else is taking the picture, the best we can do is hope for a flattering filter before it’s posted on Instagram. For anyone who suffers from rosacea, broken blood vessels, sun spots, and other facial skin concerns, the idea of bein ..
For many women, breasts play a significant role in how they feel about themselves. Women with smaller breasts often wish they were “blessed” with larger ones, but the truth is that larger breasts don’t always feel like a blessing. Women with disproportionately large breasts often suffer from pain, discomfort, and extreme self-consciousness. The good news is that when a woman’s breasts are too large for her frame and negatively impact her life in these ways, breast reduction surgery
It happened on a Tuesday. You went scrolling through your best friend’s pictures from the summer’s final beach bash and found an unfortunate picture of yourself caught from behind. There they were, those embarrassing cottage cheese dimples on your thighs and butt, out in the open for all the world to see. Ugh! That was the moment you decided to wear jeans for the rest of your life. We understand. Cellulite sucks.But you’re not alone: 90% of women struggle with cellulite. And what’s ..
Once you decide to have a Mommy Makeover or other cosmetic surgery, you’ll probably spend a great deal of time visualizing how youthful you’ll look in photos or how confident you’ll feel in a holiday dress that shows off all your beautiful new curves. That’s to be expected. The big reveal is always the best part! But at San Diego Body Contouring, we also make it a point to remind our patients that ..
Winter weight gain is a real thing. It happens to so many of us year after year that we cease to believe we have any power over it. But when you spend your hard earned money on body contouring procedures, it suddenly becomes imperative to stay fit and healthy in order to maintain your results, right? The truth is that whether or not you’ve had cosmetic surgery, you can avoid seasonal weight gain—you just need t ..
There’s nothing like slipping into a slinky dress and basking in the final results of a recent body contouring procedure. Whether you’ve slimmed down with a tummy tuck or perked up with a breast lift, of course you’ll want the results to last as long as possible. The great news is that the hard part is over, and maintenance isn’t super complicated. The best and simplest way to ensure long-lasting results is to practice healthy habits after surgery. Take a look below at the following 6 si ..
At San Diego Body Contouring, we often hear the question, “When is the best time of year for a Mommy Makeover surgery?” The answer depends on a few different factors. The first criteria for having Mommy Makeover surgery requires an honest Yes for each of the following questions:
Have you completed childbearing?
Have y ..
We all have at least one beauty concern that we’d love to address. For some, it’s forehead wrinkles or sagging skin. For others, it’s stubborn pockets of fat or unsightly cellulite dimples. Whatever your cosmetic issue, chances are a skilled cosmetic surgeon can fix it. But is it really necessary to go under the knife in order to meet your aesthetic goals? What about non-surgical cosmetic procedures?Not at all.Today, thanks to recent advances in beauty technology, ..
San Diego is famous for its year-round sunshine, but years of fun in the sun could leave you with more than amazing memories. Unless you wear SPF 50 sunscreen all day every day, you’ll be saddled with sun-damaged skin and fine lines and wrinkles. The good news is that restoring your skin to a healthy, smooth, younger-looking glow doesn’t require surgery. Laser skin resurfacing with ResurFX laser treatment ..
One of the most disappointing aspects of aging is how unrecognizable we become to ourselves in the mirror. When wrinkles and loose sagging skin change your familiar facial features, it’s disconcerting to say the least—particularly if you still feel full of youthful vitality on the inside. The good news is that a laser facelift can refresh your natural beauty so you look like you again.A laser facelift is a combination of two procedures that work wonderfully together to address the signs ..