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As we age we experience many physical and emotional changes within our bodies as certain hormone production is reduced. Both the female menopause, and the male andropause, can cause symptoms such as a lack of energy, sweats or hot flushes, mood swings, reduced libido, vaginal complaints for women, difficulty sleeping and issues with bone density or osteoporosis. Both men and women can benefit from a treatment known as Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) which is an alternative to the synthetic hormones, used in conventional Hormone Replacement Therapies (HRT). Bio-identical hormones have the same chemical structure as those that occur naturally within our own bodies. They are derived from plant sources. Following a consultation and various tests, your clinician can tell you what the results indicate and prescribe BHRT accordingly. This prescription will be individualised for your body. Hormones must be prescribed, as they are regulated as medicines. It is highly unlikely that anyone considering BHRT would be able to access this free of charge on the National Health Service. Expect to pay around £200 - £600 for the initial consultation, testing and prescriptions and then approximately £100 - £200 per month for the repeat prescription.
earFold™ is marketed as a ‘simple and effective treatment for the correction of prominent ears’. The procedure takes around 20 minutes, is performed under local anaesthesia, and carries a lower risk and fewer side effects, including less pain and discomfort, than traditional otoplasty.
iS Clinical® is the exclusive, cosmeceutical skincare range created by INNOVATIVE SKINCARE which uses state of the art technology and pharmaceutical grade botanical ingredients to target and treat acne, hyperpigmentation, eczema, rosacea, as well as the signs of ageing.
LipoContrast® from the Spanish company CLINIPRO is a revolutionary thermal shock treatment for the reduction of fat. It works by a process called thermal contrast lipolysis which uses a combination of hot and cold temperatures to target fat cells.
Melasma, also called chloasma, is a skin condition characterised by dark patches of pigment on the face, neck, arms or upper body. It is more common in women, particularly in pregnancy, and in people with darker skin.