The big decision has been made. You’re going to treat yourself to breast augmentation surgery. Or maybe it’s a gift from someone else. Either way, the biggest decision (yay or nay?) has been made. Congratulations! Whether you sweated over it or have always known it’s what you want, your journey now continues with a series of decisions you’ll need to make (if you haven’t already), including the doctor, the date, the type of implant, and the location of the implant incision.You’ve ..
These days, in the world of cosmetic procedures, we hear (and use) the words “non-invasive” and “non-surgical” so much that some people have gotten the impression that there’s no longer a need for surgical procedures. That’s just not true.Yes, many people benefit every day from the quick-fix procedures that promise great results with minimal downtime, but others get better (and often more drastic) results methods with surgical methods.At San Diego Body Contouring, f ..
Women today get to live in a world very different from that of their mothers and grandmothers. Not long ago, most women felt the need to make serious decisions at an early age. Marriage or college education? Family or career? And although some old ways of thinking do still have their grip on our culture, women have many more options today than they ever did.Technology has made remarkable advances as well. Consider the differences between the “work” that older celebrities like Joan Rivers ..
When you speak to someone in person, your eyes travel all across their face to read their micro-expressions and pick up on their non-verbal communication. And they’re doing the same with you, resting most often on your eyes and your lips.Unfortunately, as we get older, certain parts of our bodies seem to age way ahead of us. Our lips fall into that category. They lose volume, becoming drier and thinner, not to mention the fine lines and folds that begin to frame them.So when people loo ..
Remember when you were in your teens and early 20s and you could eat anything you wanted and still fit into your favorite clothes? Workout? Please! Your metabolism did all the working out you needed to stay slim and curvy in all the right places.But these days, it seems like no matter how many Body Sculpt classes you take at the gym, and no matter how often you substitute celery for potato chips, you just can’t get rid of the excess fat in some parts of your body. You’re not interested i ..
This is going to be an epic summer. Your tenth high school reunion, your sister’s wedding, and the annual Vegas weekend with your girlfriends. Plus plenty of beach time, of course. You’ve booked your plane tickets and made hair appointments. Plans are shaping up.The problem is…you’re not. Your body hasn’t responded in the way you’d hoped it would to your exercise and diet regimen. Sure, you’ve lost inches, and you’re way more toned than you were at the end of 2015, but little ..
Revamping that post-pregnancy look, and getting back into shape with mommy makeovers
The joy of motherhood is incomparable to any other kind of happiness. However, every woman who has brought a child into this wo ..
Biceps. Triceps. Glutes. Quads. Calves. Abs. Your workouts are paying off. Your body has never looked better, and you can’t wait to show it off in your new summer wardrobe. But what’s with the stubborn double chin that’s haunting your selfies? Why won’t it go away?We understand your frustration. So do 68% of people surveyed by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery in 2014 who named excess fat under the chin and neck as one of their top concerns. That darn double chin is just ..
Ah, youth. The older we get, the more we think of our youth as a golden time, free from the stresses and responsibilities of adulthood. But if we take the time to remember, we’ll recall that we had our stresses then, too. Friendship, parents, school, and being “cool,” for starters.And if you suffered from acne when you were younger, you know the embarrassment of those awful eruptions on your face only exacerbated all the other traumas and humiliations experienced during that time of ho ..
San Diego weather calls for bare skin. And many of us want our bare skin to be smooth and hair-free. But all that shaving, waxing, and tweezing gets tiresome, doesn’t it? Luckily for all you San Diego sun worshippers, at SD Body Contouring, we offer laser hair removal, an effective, precise, and permanent solution for getting rid of unwanted hair.For those unfamiliar with the process, the idea of laser-anything might sound kind ..