Sex After Breast Augmentation

Sex After Breast AugmentationIt probably won’t be surprising to hear that breast augmentation can make a woman feel super sexy and eager for a little fun in the bedroom. But if you’ve recently had a breast lift or received breast implants, it’s important not to move too fast. In order to avoid complications, you’ll need to give your body time to heal. Continue reading

3 Creative Ways to Stay Hydrated This Summer

Breative Ways to Stay Hydrated This SummerI’m sure you’ve heard it plenty of times, but drinking water and staying hydrated benefits you in basically every way possible.

Some of the benefits of hydrating include aiding in weight loss efforts, improving your skin’s complexion by keeping it soft, smooth, and glowing, boosting your immune system, flushing out bad toxins, increasing your energy levels, and keeping your brain sharp and alert.

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Laser Skin Resurfacing for Better-Looking Skin

Laser Skin Resurfacing San DiegoLet’s say a friend or a loved one says you look great. What’s your response? Do you:

A) Say, “Thank you,” and secretly think (or say out loud) I do, don’t I?
B) Look away and change the subject
C) Say, “Really? Even with this brown spot on my forehead?”
D) Argue, “Oh, please, how can you even say that when I have all these acne scars?”

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Everything You Need to Know About Having a Nose Job

What to Know Before Having a Nose Job La JollaThink you’re ready to make permanent changes to your nose? While it’s true that a nose job can make a big difference in how you feel and how you see yourself in the mirror, it’s not the kind of procedure you should do on a whim. Take a look below at some of the details you’ll want to know before you take the plunge and get a nose job. Continue reading

Get Back in Shape After Pregnancy with a Mommy Makeover

Get Back in Shape After Pregnancy with a Mommy MakeoverChildren are precious little miracles, which is probably why pregnancy does darn near supernatural things to your body. Loose puckered tummy skin, stubborn leftover fat, hollow breasts, droopy nipples…As much as you love your little munchkins, this wasn’t part of the plan. Continue reading

Breast Lift vs. Breast Augmentation: Which is Right for Me?

Breast Lift vs. Breast Augmentation San DiegoIt’s summertime, San Diego – time for higher hemlines, lower necklines, and beachwear that reveals…well, a lot. Are you ready?

If your first thought is that you still need to get a bathing suit that either 1) hides the sag of your breasts, or 2) makes your breasts look larger than they are, then maybe it’s time do something more than just buying a new bathing suit. Continue reading

Fat Transfer to Enhance the Body

Fat Transfer San DiegoIt’s truly amazing what medical science has made possible for us in this day in age. Now, more than ever before, you can fight the aging process and achieve gorgeous results with the help of advanced cosmetic treatments. In many cases, with little to no pain or downtime, a fairly simple on-site procedure can help you feel more beautiful and put an extra little swing in your step. Continue reading

Get Rid of Cellulite: How CelluLaze Can Beat Cellulite From the Root

Remove Cellulite with CelluLaze San diegoAccording to numerous studies, over 90% of women have cellulite somewhere on their bodies. Despite its prevalence, cellulite is also one of those things that most women are dying to get rid of. Home remedies don’t work, and liposuction can actually make the issue of cellulite more noticeable, so what is left to do? Continue reading

Dermal Fillers: Which Injectable is Right For Me?

Choosing the Right Dermal Filler San DiegoDermal fillers have proven in recent years to be a cost-effective alternative to cosmetic surgery. Dermal fillers — also known as cosmetic fillers — are used to treat fine lines and wrinkles around your mouth and lips, but they can also help to conceal acne scars and reduce facial folds. Dermal fillers help promote a healthy, youthful appearance. But with all of the options on the market, how do you know which type of dermal filler is right for you? Continue reading

When to Consider Brow Lift Surgery

Considering a Brow Lift San DiegoDo you remember the surprise of seeing your first gray hair? How about faint smile lines around your mouth and chin? Changes to your face and body happen gradually over time. Some we’re ready for, and others we aren’t. One day, you might look in the mirror and realize the aging process has accelerated without your consent. After all, you feel wonderful! Not a day over 21. So why do you look so tired and worried? Continue reading

What Are the Benefits of Chemical Peels

Benefits of Chemical Peels San DiegoHave you ever wondered how your favorite celebrities have such flawless complexions, even as they age? Look at Halle Berry, for example. She’s practically a superhuman. At 49 years old, Halle isn’t just an A-list actress; she’s also a film producer, a cosmetics spokeswoman, and a mom. How does she manage to have such clear and youthful skin despite her stressful schedule? While she’ll never tell, Halle likely owes her enviable glow to chemical peels. Continue reading

Reshape Your Upper Arms with a Brachioplasty Procedure

Reshape Upper Arms Brachioplasty in San DiegoWaving to a friend. Dancing at a party. Hailing a taxi. These may seem like innocent gestures to most, but if the undersides of your upper arms sag or appear loose due to excess skin or fat, the embarrassment can be impossible to ignore. If you’re frustrated with the appearance of your upper body and have found exercise ineffective at toning the area between your underarm and elbow, it might be time to consider a brachioplasty. Continue reading

How Does Bio Identical Hormone Therapy Work?

Bio Identical Hormone Therapy San DiegoAt Shumway, everything we do is aimed at enhancing the quality of life for our patients. Sometimes we work from the outside in, making changes in the outer body to increase confidence on the inside. Other times, such as with bio identical hormone therapy, we begin on the inside, resulting in visible outer changes. Continue reading

Bikini Body Ready with TUBA Breast Augmentation

Bikini Body Ready with TUBA Breast AugemntationIt’s that time of year again when San Diegans are working up a sweat at the gym and tearing up their glutes on the Convention Center steps. They’re hanging pictures of perfect bodies on their refrigerators to reduce temptation, and alternating between burpees and crunches in front of the television. Continue reading

6 Ways to Improve Your Skin at Home

Improve Your Skin at HomeA great skincare regimen begins with positive lifestyle habits, plenty of water every day, and a diet of foods high in antioxidants. Did you know that some of the healthy foods you have at home work wonders on the surface of your skin as well as inside your body? It’s true. You can cleanse, exfoliate, and moisturize with foods foraged from your own refrigerator and cabinets.  Sure, it’s fun to stay on trend with new products, but it can also be fun to mix up your own. Along with lots of water and a healthy diet, try these 6 ways to improve your skin at home. Continue reading