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Beware cosmetic surgery abroad: 44% rise in botched procedures

A UK plastic surgery organisation has called for action to be taken to halt the rise in botched procedures due to cosmetic surgery tourism. The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) carry out annual audits of their members and the most recent check has revealed some alarming figures as complications from cosmetic surgery abroad […]

The 6 most in-demand male cosmetic surgery procedures  

The latest cosmetic surgery figures are in from the US and, although they found that 94% of all procedures in 2021 were performed on women, The Aesthetic Society also identified the top 6 most popular cosmetic surgery procedures for men. Liposuction: lipo is not the answer to excess weight gain, but for men that are […]

A weighty issue: lipo and weight loss

Last week we touched on some common misconceptions about liposuction, but one of the most prevailing is that lipo is a weight loss procedure. Liposuction is a highly efficient way to recontour the body and permanently remove stubborn pockets of fat, but it is not a quick fix weight loss method. Here’s the truth about […]

Top 5 liposuction myths

Liposuction is one of the UK’s most popular cosmetic surgery procedures for both men and women, yet there are some common misconceptions. Lipo myth #1: Liposuction is not suitable for older patients If you are in good health with realistic expectations, then liposuction can be an effective body contouring procedure. However, as we get older […]

Facial rejuvenation demand surging according to latest figures

The latest cosmetic surgery figures from the US have pinpointed a rise in demand for facial rejuvenation, both surgical and non-surgical. New data from the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) recorded a 40 per cent increase in facelifts. Anti-ageing injectables in the form of wrinkle relaxing injections and dermal fillers remained […]

How to fix these 3 common ageing eye concerns

The poets say that the eyes are the windows to the soul and they are also the first area to show signs of ageing, whether it’s wrinkles, bags, hollows or dark circles. There are several reasons why the eye area is more vulnerable to the ageing process. The skin around the eyes is very thin […]

Hair transplant myths explored

Many men – and women – struggling with hair loss may be contemplating hair restoration surgery, but there are myths and misconceptions out there that are holding them back. Here is the truth about hair transplants. Hair transplant myth #1: Hair transplants are just for men Many people associate balding and hair transplant surgery with […]

Vaser vs lipo

Liposuction consistently remains one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures worldwide, reflecting that many of us have at least one area of the body that we’re less than happy with. Over the years, the techniques and technology have evolved and Vaser liposuction has emerged as an effective alternative to traditional liposuction. If you’re contemplating […]

3 tips on how to maximise your Vaser results

For many of us, January is a time of reflection and resolutions and often we’re focused on getting healthy and achieving the body we’ve always wanted. Yet, studies have shown that approximately 80% of New Year’s resolutions fail so it’s no surprise that searches for body contouring procedures such as liposuction or abdominoplasty go up […]

Overplucked brows? Why an eyebrow transplant could be the solution

Over the last decade, we’ve become obsessed with the state of our eyebrows, from watching Instagram tutorials to spending hundreds of pounds on new brow fillers and gels to achieve full, beautiful brows. Market research company NPD recently released data that shows British women spend on average £200 on eyebrow grooming alone. However, many years […]