The reasons women get breast implants are as varied as women themselves. Some are looking to improve the shape of their breasts after childbirth. Others want to boost their cup size, or increase their breast symmetry. What they all have in common, however, is the desire to feel better about their appearance – and themselves.
The New Year means a chance to start fresh, whether that means improving your health, your career, or your appearance. It also means the start of tax filing season, and if you’re expecting a sizeable refund from the IRS this year, your imagination is probably swirling with all the various ways you can spend it. Here’s a suggestion: instead of frittering the money away over the course of a few mall trips or letting it dwindle on everyday expenses, why not spend it on something a little lavish ..
You might notice a certain theme emerge directly following the holidays each year: At department stores, active wear goes on sale and radio and TV waves are filled with ads for gym memberships. Are you catching on? Yep, “New Year, New You.” But, not all good things are found in spandex or at the gym. There are other ways to refresh your appearance, and the New Year is a great time to check out the latest developments in cosmetic procedures. Here are some of the hottest body rejuvenation tren ..
“Breast is best.” It’s the mantra of new mothers and medical professionals alike.The benefits of breast milk have been well documented, and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding for at least the first year of a baby’s life.But if you’re considering breast augmentation, or you already have breast implants, you may have some concerns about whether you’ll be able to provide your baby with breast milk. So let’s take a look at some of the most freque ..
If you’re considering a breast augmentation, planning what time of year to schedule your procedure is an important, yet often overlooked factor to keep in mind. Spring may seem like the most logical choice, as you’ll get to reveal your new figure right away. However, autumn actually offers the best opportunity for a successful procedure and comfortable recovery. Here are a few reasons why fall is the perfect time to schedule your breast augmentation:
Beach season is overWell, sor ..
In the 1950s, the busty silhouettes of superstar icons like Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell inspired many women to stuff their bras for a curvier look. Oh, how times have changed. In 2015, a total of 305,856 women underwent breast augmentation for a permanent solution to a bigger cup size. How did breast augmentation go from nonexistent to the second most popular cosmetic procedure in such a short time? A brief history of breast implants gives us ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
The Internet is an amazing tool. We can use it to communicate, shop, research, and all kinds of other things from the comfort of our desks. But the Internet has also led to all kinds of scams and miscommunication. These days, it’s so much easier to spread rumors and false information than ever before.At San Diego Body Contouring, we see the result of this on a regular basis. People call us and come in to discuss procedures that they swear they’ve read up on, but it often turns out that m ..