Menopause and Skincare: What You Need to Know

22
Nov
2022

Menopause and Skincare: What You Need to Know

Every woman experiences menopause differently. We know about hot flashes and mood swings but did you know that menopause can also affect your skin and hair?

Why Do Men Get Acne?

11
Nov
2022

Why Do Men Get Acne?

Men: If you’re dealing with acne as an adult, you’re not alone. Dr Sam Robson is a skin expert and has everything you need to say goodbye to acne.

Your No-Nonsense Guide to Removing Thread Veins

10
Nov
2022

Your No-Nonsense Guide to Removing Thread Veins

Could sclerotherapy be the answer to getting rid of those confidence-sapping thread veins and spider veins?

This Is What You Need for Hydrated Winter Skin

04
Nov
2022

This Is What You Need for Hydrated Winter Skin

Winter skin has a lot to cope with. So as the weather gets cooler, how can we get our skin primed and looking its best for the festive season?

How to Find The Best Skincare Routine

02
Nov
2022

How to Find The Best Skincare Routine

Your skin is unique to you. Skin type and skin condition is different from everybody else's so you deserve a skincare routine tailored just for you.

Everything You Need to Know About Pregnancy and Skincare

28
Oct
2022

Everything You Need to Know About Pregnancy and Skincare

Pregnant women have to give up many things; manicures, hair colour and facials come to mind but there are actually very few limitations on cosmetic skincare!

Is DermaFNS Pen Microneedling The Solution to Dull Skin?

19
Oct
2022

Is DermaFNS Pen Microneedling The Solution to Dull Skin?

If you’re dealing with dull, ageing or blemish-prone skin, microneedling collagen induction therapy could be the answer you've been looking for...

Top Winter Skincare Tips

04
Oct
2022

Top Winter Skincare Tips

Extremes of temperature pose a danger to our skin – so how can we look after ourselves this season? Here are some top tips from a skincare expert...

Your Guide to Cosmetic Treatment Abroad

27
Sep
2022

Your Guide to Cosmetic Treatment Abroad

Sun, sea, sand and surgery... Should I abroad for cosmetic surgery or treatment? It’s easy to be tempted by the idea but sadly, it’s not always as easy.

Your Guide to Cosmetic Treatment - Which Questions to Ask

12
Sep
2022

Your Guide to Cosmetic Treatment - Which Questions to Ask

If you're seeking out a clinic for any kind of cosmetic treatment. You need to ask your practitioner these important questions...

What You Need To Know About Menopausal Skincare

05
Sep
2022

What You Need To Know About Menopausal Skincare

Menopause brings noticeable changes to your skin but with the right skincare, you can give new life to your skin and start feeling like yourself again!

Self Esteem and Acne: How to Stay Confident

17
Aug
2022

Self Esteem and Acne: How to Stay Confident

With social media, “selfies” and zoom meetings, our faces have been more under the spotlight than ever before. It is not an easy time to have acne...

The Male Guide to Grooming - Hair and Skin Care

16
Aug
2022

The Male Guide to Grooming - Hair and Skin Care

Anatomy of male and female skin is by and large similar. However, it is the subtle differences which make skincare different.

Guide to Cosmetic Treatment - Which Treatment?

27
Jul
2022

Guide to Cosmetic Treatment - Which Treatment?

Let Consulting Room safely guide you through the process of gathering information about surgical and non-surgical cosmetic treatments and products.

Get Ready for Summer With Heliocare 360 Sunscreen

13
Jul
2022

Get Ready for Summer With Heliocare 360 Sunscreen

Over time, too much time outdoors can put you at risk of age spots, wrinkles, and skin cancer so read on to find out how can Heliocare 360 sunscreen help you!

The Importance of Sun Protection

07
Jul
2022

The Importance of Sun Protection

Did you know that unprotected sun exposure is responsible for 90% of skin ageing? Plus, UV rays can pass through clouds so sun protection is important!

The Experts Guide to Bridal Skin Care

05
Jul
2022

The Experts Guide to Bridal Skin Care

Want to get glowing bridal skin? Here is your ultimate pre-wedding skincare routine from a skincare expert...

Scared of Acids in Your Skin Routine? Don’t Be!

23
Jun
2022

Scared of Acids in Your Skin Routine? Don’t Be!

Will acids and chemical peels burn my face off? They can sound scary so let's ask a skincare expert all about these popular skincare ingredients...

Why We All Need to Be Taking Daily Supplements

08
Jun
2022

Why We All Need to Be Taking Daily Supplements

Are supplements really needed? Find out what an aesthetic practitioner who specialises in healthy skin from within, wants us to know about supplements...

The Sun and Your Skin: Skin Cancer and Skin Ageing

30
May
2022

The Sun and Your Skin: Skin Cancer and Skin Ageing

As May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, there’s no better time to talk about the effects of UV radiation, and how you can protect yourself.

Is Exercise Good for Your Skin?

28
May
2022

Is Exercise Good for Your Skin?

Exercise is a great way to help you feel and look better, on the inside as well as the outside including the skin!

The Best Treatments For Glowing Summer Skin

20
May
2022

The Best Treatments For Glowing Summer Skin

Put seasonal skin damage (we're talking dryness, irritation and loss of moisture) behind you with these tried and tested treatments to get you glowing summer skin...

Melanoma Awareness: Identifying Types of Skin Cancers

17
May
2022

Melanoma Awareness: Identifying Types of Skin Cancers

Up to 86% of skin cancer cases in the UK alone are preventable according to Cancer Research UK but how do you Identify Different Types of Skin Cancers?

Boost Your Wellbeing With Holistic Aesthetics

09
May
2022

Boost Your Wellbeing With Holistic Aesthetics

Many of us are feeling stressed, sad and sluggish right now. So how can we improve our sense of well-being?

Your Guide to Sclerotherapy for Spider Veins

29
Apr
2022

Your Guide to Sclerotherapy for Spider Veins

Spider veins can make us feel self-conscious and leave us unable to celebrate who we are. Fortunately, Sclerotherapy for spider veins is the perfect solution!

Is Profhilo The Best Treatment to Tighten Skin?

25
Apr
2022

Is Profhilo The Best Treatment to Tighten Skin?

Is your skin losing its firmness and structure? It happens as we age so if you want to get fresher, plumper skin maybe Profhilo is for you...

What Are The Benefits of Collagen Supplements?

21
Apr
2022

What Are The Benefits of Collagen Supplements?

One of the most common questions I get asked is, What can I do to make my skin look better? The answer, unsurprisingly, is not a simple one...

How to Keep Your Spots at Bay This Easter

13
Apr
2022

How to Keep Your Spots at Bay This Easter

We all love chocolate but what if you have problem skin and are struggling with spots, does this mean that you shouldn’t have an Easter Egg at all? Let's find out...

Who Should You Trust to Do Your Botox and Fillers?

06
Apr
2022

Who Should You Trust to Do Your Botox and Fillers?

Dr Eccleston is Tatlers "Man in the Midlands for Botox" and has fixed complications rising from badly done injectables. So, who should be injecting your Botox?

How to Transform Tired and Wrinkled Eyes

29
Mar
2022

How to Transform Tired and Wrinkled Eyes

Eye bags, eye wrinkles and dark circles around the eyes are a part of ageing but why is it our eyes that first start to look old and tired as we age?

Everything You Need to Know About Microneedling

25
Mar
2022

Everything You Need to Know About Microneedling

You might have heard about micro-needling before, but what exactly is involved in this treatment? What results can you expect?

Wedding Skincare Tips if You’re Getting Married This Year!

24
Mar
2022

Wedding Skincare Tips if You’re Getting Married This Year!

We all want to look the best for our big day so here's one of our favourite skincare experts to tell us how to look and feel our best...

How to Identify the 5 Different Types of Melanoma

21
Mar
2022

How to Identify the 5 Different Types of Melanoma

Skin cancer affects over 100,000 people in the UK alone. Knowing how to identify skin cancer can save someone’s life.

What Is Red Light Therapy, and How Does It Work?

18
Mar
2022

What Is Red Light Therapy, and How Does It Work?

The definitive checklist for everything you need to know about Red Light Therapy from a top Doctor...

The Secrets Behind Judy Murray and THAT Transformation

17
Mar
2022

The Secrets Behind Judy Murray and THAT Transformation

How did Judy Murray, mum of global tennis champ Andy Murray, go from sun-damaged and wrinkled face to a refreshed, brighter version of herself?!

The Shocking Link Between Depression and Roaccutane

10
Mar
2022

The Shocking Link Between Depression and Roaccutane

Acne sufferers will be familiar with Roaccutane. However it is responsible for over 10 suicides per year, so we need to discuss its effect on acne sufferers.

Why Thread Vein Removal Treatment is Really Worth it

08
Mar
2022

Why Thread Vein Removal Treatment is Really Worth it

Skin expert Clare McLoughlin explains everything you need to know about Thread Vein Removal and why early treatment can help you achieve the perfect summer body

Microbiome: The Trendiest Word You’ll Hear in 2022

04
Mar
2022

Microbiome: The Trendiest Word You’ll Hear in 2022

Microbiome - Is a community of microorganisms (bacteria, fungi, viruses) that work together in and on the human body. So just why is everyone talking about it?

Do You Really Need to Use SPF in Winter?

28
Feb
2022

Do You Really Need to Use SPF in Winter?

SPF isn't always on your to-do list, even in the summer, yet some people use SPF daily even in the winter. So what's the truth, do we really need SPF in Winter?

The Life-Changing Way to Chemical Peel at Home

24
Feb
2022

The Life-Changing Way to Chemical Peel at Home

At home Chemical Peels are a perfect addition to your skincare routine in any season, you can resurface your skin in the comfort of your own home *chef's kiss!*

Is It Worth Getting Botox In Your 20s?

16
Feb
2022

Is It Worth Getting Botox In Your 20s?

Is It Worth Getting Botox In Your 20s? How young is too young to receive a Botox treatment? Dr Rupert Critchley explains everything...

Is This Device What You Need to Boost Your Skincare Routine?

27
Jan
2022

Is This Device What You Need to Boost Your Skincare Routine?

The powerful NEWA anti-ageing device can boost your collagen from the comfort of your own home and has become my favourite part of my daily skincare routine.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Botox

25
Jan
2022

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Botox

Think Botox is all about lines and wrinkles? Think again! Let us guide you through the top 5 other surprising uses of wrinkle relaxing injections...

Debunking The Top 5 Skincare Myths

21
Jan
2022

Debunking The Top 5 Skincare Myths

What you need to know about skincare - let our skincare expert debunk rumours and reveal the real truth about those social media myths!

The Top 3 Skin Rejuvenation Treatments For 2022

11
Jan
2022

The Top 3 Skin Rejuvenation Treatments For 2022

How to enhance your inner confidence and outer radiance this January with 3 skin rejuvenation tips from one of our favourite skincare experts.

How to Christmas Shop for Skincare Like an Expert

06
Dec
2021

How to Christmas Shop for Skincare Like an Expert

Our ultimate Christmas skincare guide will lighten the load as we approach the festive season, giving you top tips for skincare-based stocking fillers.

ENDYMED Intensif - My Latest Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

16
Nov
2021

ENDYMED Intensif - My Latest Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

Like smooth, tightened and re-energised skin? Then you'll love the new ENDYMED Intensif treatment!

Autumn – The Perfect Season for the Perfect Peel

16
Sep
2021

Autumn – The Perfect Season for the Perfect Peel

As the last of the Summer sun gradually fades and crisp Autumn mornings become the norm, Autumn is the perfect season for The Perfect Peel.

Are Facial Scrubs and Peel-off Masks Damaging Your Skin?

08
Sep
2021

Are Facial Scrubs and Peel-off Masks Damaging Your Skin?

We love a bit of self-care and pampering with facial scrubs and peel-off masks but exfoliation can also cause skincare problems and actually damage your skin...

Does Sun Exposure on the Head Result in Hair Loss?

18
Aug
2021

Does Sun Exposure on the Head Result in Hair Loss?

Most Brits have experienced sunburn and one of the most common places for men is on their heads, but does it cause baldness? Let's ask a Dr...

Why Profhilo Is the Answer to Your Skin Texture Woes

28
Jun
2021

Why Profhilo Is the Answer to Your Skin Texture Woes

Profhilo treatment can combat the signs of ageing and address skin concerns, improve skin tone, texture, hydration and overall radiance. Sounds good to us!

Acne Myths You Need to Ignore Immediately

23
Jun
2021

Acne Myths You Need to Ignore Immediately

Most of the most popular acne myths will be familiar to those of us who have suffered from acne and let's face it, they couldn't be further from the truth.

The Treatment That Helped Me Say Goodbye to Acne

03
Jun
2021

The Treatment That Helped Me Say Goodbye to Acne

At 26 years old, after suffering with acne since she was 13. See how Erin decided enough was enough and finally turned her acne into beautiful glowing skin!

7 Sunburn Tips That Will Change Your Life

01
Jun
2021

7 Sunburn Tips That Will Change Your Life

We love the sun (and love SPF even more) but still get sunburnt every now and again so here are 7 life-changing tips for dealing with a painful sunburn.

Should You Change Your Skincare Routine in Winter?

10
Jan
2020

Should You Change Your Skincare Routine in Winter?

Is they key to avoiding dry skin and cracked lips as simple as a change in skincare?

Does What We Eat and Drink Age Skin Prematurely?

17
Dec
2019

Does What We Eat and Drink Age Skin Prematurely?

"You are what you eat" - So can we eat and drink our way to smoother, healthier and younger-looking skin? If so, sign me up!

Can the Sun Cause Premature Ageing of the Skin?

18
Oct
2019

Can the Sun Cause Premature Ageing of the Skin?

We hate to say it but wrinkles ARE inevitable. As we age, the quality of our skin deteriorates but the good news is that there are ways to delay the inevitable.

Your Ultimate Guide to Non-surgical Facelifts

15
Oct
2019

Your Ultimate Guide to Non-surgical Facelifts

7 ways you can get a facelift that doesn't require hospitals or knives. Sounds too good to be true? Read on to find out how...

How Young Is Too Young for Cosmetic Treatments?

17
Aug
2019

How Young Is Too Young for Cosmetic Treatments?

Young people, including myself, feel the constant pressure to look our best and with celebrities setting ridiculously high standards.

Everything You Need to Know About Botox and Dermal Fillers

16
Jul
2019

Everything You Need to Know About Botox and Dermal Fillers

How long do Fillers last? What's the difference between Fillers and Botox? All these and more are answered in this ultimate guide to Botox and Fillers!

I Believe Wearing Sunscreen Is the Same as Brushing My Teeth

03
Apr
2019

I Believe Wearing Sunscreen Is the Same as Brushing My Teeth

Do we REALLY need to be wearing SPF every day in every weather if we are just going to be inside all day? Well, let's find out...

What Happens to Your Skin During a Chemical Peel?

09
Jan
2019

What Happens to Your Skin During a Chemical Peel?

Chemical Peels are minimally invasive, inexpensive treatments to get glowing skin. If you are considering this treatment, here’s everything you need to know...

What Is the Best Way to Moisturise Dry Skin?

10
Dec
2018

What Is the Best Way to Moisturise Dry Skin?

Cold weather, central heating and environmental factors zap moisture leaving skin dehydrated. Instead of applying moisturiser to fight dryness, think twice...

Autumn Skin Care - 3 Top Treatments To Rejuvenate Your Skin

20
Nov
2018

Autumn Skin Care - 3 Top Treatments To Rejuvenate Your Skin

Are you ready to embrace an Autumn Skin Care regime to help tackle some of the signs of premature skin ageing?

Lest We Forget: Remembering WWI Plastic Surgery Pioneers

12
Nov
2018

Lest We Forget: Remembering WWI Plastic Surgery Pioneers

Since the silencing of the guns on 11th November 1918, we remember the fallen, along with the medical professionals who pioneered plastic surgery treatments.

Dermal Fillers for Facial Scars

03
Oct
2018

Dermal Fillers for Facial Scars

Sometimes facial scars can leave a hollowness in your skin. How can dermal fillers provide an effective treatment to reduce this kind of facial scar?

Cosmetic Adverts and Love Island Reality TV, a Toxic Mix?

09
Aug
2018

Cosmetic Adverts and Love Island Reality TV, a Toxic Mix?

Recently we have seen a backlash in the media against the TV show Love Island for its portrayal of modern beauty ideals which increases body image pressures.

Skin Cancer: A Gentle Reminder to Be Vigilant

20
Jul
2018

Skin Cancer: A Gentle Reminder to Be Vigilant

Overexposure to UV light is the main cause of non-melanoma skin cancer, a condition that presents in over 100,000 new patients in the UK every year.

How to Get Vitamin D From the Sun, the Right Way

29
Jun
2018

How to Get Vitamin D From the Sun, the Right Way

Does going without SPF in the sun ‘to help top up Vitamin D levels’ actually work? Do you need to risk skin damage to get a healthy dose of Vitamin D?

Varicose Vein Treatment: All You Need to Know

26
Jun
2018

Varicose Vein Treatment: All You Need to Know

Varicose veins treatment options. If you’ve just started looking into treatment but feel overwhelmed by all you need to know, you may find this blog useful.

How to Get Rid of Cysts, Lumps, Bumps, Moles and Skin Tags

04
May
2018

How to Get Rid of Cysts, Lumps, Bumps, Moles and Skin Tags

There are a number of skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface of the skin but what are the most common ones to look out for, and how to get rid of them.

How to Avoid a Bad Botox Experience

17
Apr
2018

How to Avoid a Bad Botox Experience

what is a bad Botox experience and how can you avoid it?

Acne Explained: Your No-Nonsense Guide to Everything Acne

27
Mar
2018

Acne Explained: Your No-Nonsense Guide to Everything Acne

Acne affects about 80% of people at some point and can have a huge psychosocial impact, with low moods and unhappiness being a direct consequence.

Botox Research Could Change our Understanding of Depression

06
Feb
2018

Botox Research Could Change our Understanding of Depression

Mental health research shows that botulinum toxins, such as Botox can have in affecting our mood and relationships with others via neurological pathways.

Which Skin Supplements Really Work?

09
Jan
2018

Which Skin Supplements Really Work?

Do supplements work or can we get all of the nutrients we need from a well-balanced diet? Let's ask a doctor who specialises in skin supplements...

How Different Is Female Skin From Male Skin?

02
Nov
2017

How Different Is Female Skin From Male Skin?

When it comes to our skin men and women differ quite dramatically, Here is a brief guide to the main ways in which our skin is different.

With Halloween Around the Corner, Is Your Skincare Regime ‘Frightful’?

23
Oct
2017

With Halloween Around the Corner, Is Your Skincare Regime ‘Frightful’?

If you aren’t sure what products are better than relying on a harsh soap or water, here are my top make-up removal tips...

Autumn:The Perfect Time for a Confidence-Boosting Treatment!

10
Oct
2017

Autumn:The Perfect Time for a Confidence-Boosting Treatment!

Enjoy the great outdoors in its red, orange and gold glory, and most importantly, treat your skin to a little TLC after a long summer in the sunshine!

Can Dermapen Micro-Needling and PRP Help Acne Scars?

13
Jul
2017

Can Dermapen Micro-Needling and PRP Help Acne Scars?

Acne scars are one of the most permanent and distressing consequences of acne. So is there any way that these can be effectively treated?

Welcome to Spring! Don’t Forget Your SPF!

15
May
2017

Welcome to Spring! Don’t Forget Your SPF!

Welcome to Spring! It’s time for me to remind you all to wear SPF all year round, even when it feels like there is an Arctic chill in the air. Seriously!

4 Lifestyle Changes You Can Make to Get Glowing Skin

11
May
2017

4 Lifestyle Changes You Can Make to Get Glowing Skin

In this blog, we look at some of the key lifestyle factors that cause us to age and the ways you can help combat them.

How Stress and Anxiety Ages Your Skin

21
Apr
2017

How Stress and Anxiety Ages Your Skin

A recent poll of over 1,000 women, who live in Surrey and the South East, has revealed that the majority believe stress and anxiety have aged them the most.

Advantages of a Surgical Procedure Under Local Anaesthetic

22
Mar
2017

Advantages of a Surgical Procedure Under Local Anaesthetic

There can be many advantages to undergoing surgical procedures, such as blepharoplasty (eye lift), under local anaesthetic. Let's find out more...

Tudor Beauty Tips... Glowing Skin From the History Books!

14
Mar
2017

Tudor Beauty Tips... Glowing Skin From the History Books!

Imagine waking up in Tudor England as a lady from a wealthy family. How different would your skincare routine be? Let's find out...

What Is Melasma and Can a Chemical Peel Help?

20
Feb
2017

What Is Melasma and Can a Chemical Peel Help?

Melasma is a skin condition where the skin on your face makes too much of the brown pigment called melanin but can Melasma be treated?

Should Beauty Therapists Be Performing Injection Treatments?

10
Feb
2017

Should Beauty Therapists Be Performing Injection Treatments?

Should beauty therapists be performing injection treatments? This is not a new debate, not by a long shot, but it is one that never seems to go very far away.

Why Do Celebs Love Hydrafacial? Is It Actually Worth It?

16
Dec
2016

Why Do Celebs Love Hydrafacial? Is It Actually Worth It?

HydraFacial treatment is the popular celeb go-to facial, it promises to leave you with clean, glowing skin so just why is it so popular?

Dr. Obagi’s ZO® Skin Health Now Available in the UK

23
Nov
2016

Dr. Obagi’s ZO® Skin Health Now Available in the UK

The ZO® Skin Health Controlled Depth Peel is an intensive chemical peel that is designed to create, rejuvenate, and correct skin deficiencies.

Treating Rosacea With Skin Creams

15
Nov
2016

Treating Rosacea With Skin Creams

Everything you need to know about treating Rosacea with skin creams, which ones are worth it, which ones to avoid and other Rosacea treatments.

Skincare Unwrapped - What Is Retinol?

24
Oct
2016

Skincare Unwrapped - What Is Retinol?

In this blog, I’ll be taking a look at Retinol – a key ingredient in many anti-ageing skincare products – and finding out what it is and what it does.

Looking for a Laser Clinic in Wales? What You Need to Know

20
Oct
2016

Looking for a Laser Clinic in Wales? What You Need to Know

if you live in Wales, the Healthcare Inspectorate of Wales has made it a lot easier to protect yourself from unscrupulous cosmetic cowboys.

What’s the Best Botulinum Toxin Brand for Me?

28
Sep
2016

What’s the Best Botulinum Toxin Brand for Me?

Clients often ask me what the difference is between the different brands of botulinum toxin that are available in the UK. Well, Let me explain why...

Dermalux Led Light Therapy: Here Comes The Science Bit...

28
Jul
2016

Dermalux Led Light Therapy: Here Comes The Science Bit...

Let's talk about the science behind the Dermalux Led Light Therapy and how it can help you get glowing skin.

Resting Bitch Face - Can Botox Help?

22
Jun
2016

Resting Bitch Face - Can Botox Help?

Resting bitch face is the term given when a person, usually a girl, has a scowl or feels they look mean when their face is expressionless, without meaning to.

Is Dairy to Blame For Your Acne?

14
Jun
2016

Is Dairy to Blame For Your Acne?

Many people believe that the fat content of dairy products is responsible for acne, but is there a link between milk and breakouts of acne?

Are You Comfortable in Your Perfect Imperfection!?

10
Jun
2016

Are You Comfortable in Your Perfect Imperfection!?

On a daily basis, we are faced with images of male and female "perfection". As a result of this, we are becoming more critical when we look into the mirror.

What Can Go Wrong With Dermal Fillers?

26
May
2016

What Can Go Wrong With Dermal Fillers?

As more and more people are treated with dermal fillers more information is also becoming available about potential unwanted effects.

How Long Should I Have Botox to Treat My Wrinkles?

18
May
2016

How Long Should I Have Botox to Treat My Wrinkles?

My clients often ask the question: How long is it safe to have Botox for? So I'm here to answer that, and your Botox for wrinkles questions.

Can You Self-Inject Botox and Fillers?

08
Mar
2016

Can You Self-Inject Botox and Fillers?

Should you self inject? According to YouTube Vloggers who are self-injecting dermal fillers and botulinum toxin, yes but we say NO, NO, NO!

How to Better Understand the Cost of Cosmetic Surgery

18
Feb
2016

How to Better Understand the Cost of Cosmetic Surgery

We all like a good deal, to feel that we are getting value for money so how do you better understand the cost of cosmetic surgery treatments?

What Should I Expect From a Botox Consultation?

02
Feb
2016

What Should I Expect From a Botox Consultation?

Your consultation with your medical injector is crucial - from seeing their work to asking questions, to seeing their clinic, credentials and demeanour.

The Risk of Botox Jabs

05
Jan
2016

The Risk of Botox Jabs

Experts respond to the risk of treatments being delivered without a face-to-face consultation and assessment beforehand by a prescribing medical practitioner.

Stimulating Collagen with PRP and PDO-Threads

02
Dec
2015

Stimulating Collagen with PRP and PDO-Threads

Threads create a lifting effect, whilst stimulating collagen at the same time. This is why I team the PDO Threads with PRP for its healing properties.

Electrolysis Treatment: The Myths and The Facts

16
Jun
2015

Electrolysis Treatment: The Myths and The Facts

Here the British Institute & Association of Electrolysis (BIAE) dispel the myths and lay out the truth about electrolysis treatment.

Is Acne Laser Treatment Effective for Teenage Skin?

11
Feb
2015

Is Acne Laser Treatment Effective for Teenage Skin?

Teenage acne is super frustrating and unfortunately affects almost 80% of teenagers, if not treated properly it can lead to scarring.

Help! My Plastic Surgery has Gone Wrong, What Can I do?

04
Sep
2014

Help! My Plastic Surgery has Gone Wrong, What Can I do?

Butt lifts and boob jobs - everyone seems to want them but would you know what to do if your surgery went badly wrong?

Product Test: Flip Flop Ready Feet Thanks to NeoStrata

08
Jul
2014

Product Test: Flip Flop Ready Feet Thanks to NeoStrata

I said goodbye to dry, cracked heels in just a week with Neostrata Problem Dry Skin Cream!

The Rise of Teenage Botox

30
Jun
2014

The Rise of Teenage Botox

The rise of teenagers demanding Botox injections should worry everyone in the industry says Dr Leah Totton, former "Apprentice" winner.

Groupon for Laser Hair Removal? Absolutely NOT!

17
Jun
2014

Groupon for Laser Hair Removal? Absolutely NOT!

WARNING: Daily deal sites like Groupon, Living Social and Wowcher are no good for businesses and customers alike, and here`s why.

Will MCA Micro Needling Bring New Life to Damaged Skin?

03
Jun
2014

Will MCA Micro Needling Bring New Life to Damaged Skin?

Is dry tattooing (also known as medical skin needling or microneedling) be the answer to treating damaged skin?

Everything You Need to Know About Skin Tags

10
Apr
2014

Everything You Need to Know About Skin Tags

Skin tags are a condition where a small area of skin flaps or protrudes. It's important to understand the facts about skin tags. Here's what you need to know...

Botox - The Most Popular Cosmetic Treatment in the World?

18
Sep
2013

Botox - The Most Popular Cosmetic Treatment in the World?

Now Botox for Hair is the latest product to ride on the success of an already well-established brand, but for how much longer?

Diary of a Botox Virgin

28
Jun
2013

Diary of a Botox Virgin

So here I am, 10 years in the aesthetic industry and the wrong side of 35, but I have never popped my Botox cherry... that was until last weekend!

What You Need to Know About DIY Mole Removal

04
Feb
2013

What You Need to Know About DIY Mole Removal

Home remedies and DIY mole removal - Everything you need to know including the dangers explained by Mole removal expert, Dr. Ross Perry.

Sapheon Venaseal Superglue for Varicose Veins

27
Sep
2012

Sapheon Venaseal Superglue for Varicose Veins

Venaseal or `superglue` treatment by Sapheon is a unique non-surgical treatment that uses a medical adhesive to treat varicose veins.

What Is the Key to Natural Looking Facial Rejuvenation?

13
Apr
2012

What Is the Key to Natural Looking Facial Rejuvenation?

If you seek treatment when you notice lines and wrinkles, the treatments only address these concerns. How do we prevent them from developing?

Should Botox and Fillers be Sold to the General Public?

05
Mar
2012

Should Botox and Fillers be Sold to the General Public?

Should Botox and Fillers be allowed to be Sold to the General Public from an Exhibition Stand?

The Furore Over Fillers! What Is All the Fuss Is About?

13
Feb
2012

The Furore Over Fillers! What Is All the Fuss Is About?

Speculation over the safety of cosmetic fillers has been much discussed in the past few. Here we speak to Dr Rita Rakus about her experience...

How Vain Are Botox Users?

16
Jan
2012

How Vain Are Botox Users?

A new study investigates how vain Botox users are by age groups and social acceptance of going under the knife. Let's find out...

Don't Be Fooled By Bargain Botox Deals

28
Oct
2011

Don't Be Fooled By Bargain Botox Deals

In response to a Wowcher advert offering discount Botox treatments, experts have warned not to be tempted by these misleading and potentially unsafe deals.

Vain Rooney - Is Male Cosmetic Surgery Socially Acceptable?

19
Jul
2011

Vain Rooney - Is Male Cosmetic Surgery Socially Acceptable?

Footballer Wayne Rooney made headlines for his hair transplant so lets look behind the clever pun headlines (Vain Rooney *chuckle*) at male cosmetic surgery.

Beauty Therapist Who Injects Botox on 8 Year Old Daughter

31
Mar
2011

Beauty Therapist Who Injects Botox on 8 Year Old Daughter

A 34-year-old Beauty Therapist injects her eight-year-old daughter once every three months with botulinum toxin and dermal fillers. Seriously.

Are Varicose Veins Medical or Aesthetic? NHS or Private?

30
Mar
2011

Are Varicose Veins Medical or Aesthetic? NHS or Private?

Treatment for varicose veins on the NHS is increasingly being classed as an aesthetic rather than a medical issue and thus treatment is denied.

Botox Now Available at Superdrug! A Doctor’s Viewpoint

25
Mar
2011

Botox Now Available at Superdrug! A Doctor’s Viewpoint

Superdrug is launching a budget anti-wrinkle and dermal filler injection service. Is this a good idea? Let's ask a Doctor...

Should Botox Be Available in a High Street Superdrug?

23
Mar
2011

Should Botox Be Available in a High Street Superdrug?

Superdrug announced that it would be offering cosmetic treatments including botulinum toxin and dermal filler injections. Is a good idea?

Should Beauty Therapists Be Allowed to Inject Botox?

15
Mar
2011

Should Beauty Therapists Be Allowed to Inject Botox?

Needles at Dawn! Beauty therapists challenge who should and should not be allowed to inject botox and dermal fillers.

The Debate on Making Dark Skin Colours Paler

10
Mar
2011

The Debate on Making Dark Skin Colours Paler

People with pale skin always want to look more tanned, and people with darker skin often strive for lighter skin.

Treatment of Facial Veins - Laser and Light Based Treatments

27
Jan
2011

Treatment of Facial Veins - Laser and Light Based Treatments

Facial redness and spider veins are a common cosmetic and medical complaint. What is the best treatment for this?

Treating Hyperpigmentation in Darker Skin Tones

04
Jan
2011

Treating Hyperpigmentation in Darker Skin Tones

Why Combination peels? They are done to complement the efficacy of different ingredients that can be used for Treating hyperpigmentation in Darker skin tones

Does Botox Cause Muscles to Weaken?

13
Dec
2010

Does Botox Cause Muscles to Weaken?

The Canadian study, to be published in The Journal of Biomechanics, found that rabbits injected with the Botox brand of BTX-A experienced muscle weakness.

Don’t Forget Your Neck With Anti-ageing Facial Treatments

05
Nov
2010

Don’t Forget Your Neck With Anti-ageing Facial Treatments

It is so important to keep your age of you in balance. It's no good having a face of a fifty-year-old when your neck and decollete tell a different story!

Getting Rid of Tattoos Before Your Wedding

01
Nov
2010

Getting Rid of Tattoos Before Your Wedding

The only proven methods for tattoo removal are Laser Tattoo Removal and Rejuvi Tattoo Removal.

What is The Natura Lift?

27
Oct
2010

What is The Natura Lift?

The Natura Lift - combines skin health, non-surgical treatments, minimally invasive face, neck and brow lifting, lipomodelling, mini/mid-facelifts.

Do Your Hands Give Your Age Away?

25
Oct
2010

Do Your Hands Give Your Age Away?

I often hear patients say I have my mothers hands or my hands make me look older than I really am. Can something be done about this?

Bright Lights, Big Botox Deals!

15
Oct
2010

Bright Lights, Big Botox Deals!

A medical aesthetic clinic in Manhattan is currently advertising various deals on Botox and has installed neon signs which shine out across the neighbourhood.

Everything You Need to Know About Ageing Skin

07
Oct
2010

Everything You Need to Know About Ageing Skin

As we age the skin gradually gets less translucent and does not retain water so well. All the skin functions take place more slowly in mature skin.

Beware of Cheap Botox Deals!

10
Sep
2010

Beware of Cheap Botox Deals!

A new site offering special one-day-only offers. The Deal of the Day was promoting an offer of 80 instead of 220 for skin injections in 2 areas of the face.

Celebrity Cosmetic Disasters

20
Aug
2010

Celebrity Cosmetic Disasters

There is no question that most celebrities have had a helping hand in the looks department - From lips to breasts, whether they admit it or not, celebs love cosmetic enhancements!

Cash for Gold... Now There’s Botox for Gold!

19
Aug
2010

Cash for Gold... Now There’s Botox for Gold!

In a bizarre move, one clinic is offering to trade unwanted gold and jewellery in exchange for cash for beauty treatments such as Botox!

Ugly Face of Dermal Fillers Angers Aesthetic Industry

06
Aug
2010

Ugly Face of Dermal Fillers Angers Aesthetic Industry

The final episode of the Channel 4 series The Ugly Face of Beauty, saw them take a look at the unregulated world of dermal fillers.

Vaseline's Controversial Skin Lightening Facebook Widget

02
Aug
2010

Vaseline's Controversial Skin Lightening Facebook Widget

Facebook widget under fire for its detrimental effects on health, identity, self-image, racial supremacy and even colonial mentality.

Medical Skin Needling For South Asian Skin

27
Jul
2010

Medical Skin Needling For South Asian Skin

Acne is one of the commonest reasons for dermatologic consultations in India and for South Asians. Can Micro-medical skin-needling help?

The Ugly Face of Beauty

16
Jul
2010

The Ugly Face of Beauty

Channel 4's new series this week focuses on The Ugly Face of Beauty. the series takes a look at the increasing popularity of cosmetic surgery in the UK.

NMC Cracks Down on Nurse Who Faked Botox Prescriptions

22
Jun
2010

NMC Cracks Down on Nurse Who Faked Botox Prescriptions

Louise Whiteman has received an official warning from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) for falsifying notes to get Botox for her beauty clinic.

Fed up of Unsightly Skin Tags? Try Smartxide Dot

18
Jun
2010

Fed up of Unsightly Skin Tags? Try Smartxide Dot

Skin tags are benign, or harmless, growths of skin can now remove this using the revolutionary new SmartXide Dot fractional laser.

Don’t Leave Skincare Out of the Debate!

11
Jun
2010

Don’t Leave Skincare Out of the Debate!

With the surgical versus non-surgical debate, let's not forget the crucial supporting role that skincare plays in keeping skin looking younger for longer.

What to Look For in a Sunscreen

27
May
2010

What to Look For in a Sunscreen

Are Sunscreens Really All They Are Cracked Up to Be?

Does Botox Give You Wrinkles?

17
May
2010

Does Botox Give You Wrinkles?

Does Botox actually give you wrinkles? An article in the Daily Mail sure seems to think so let's ask an expert Doctor...

Do Anti-Ageing Creams Increase The Risk of Skin Cancer?

22
Apr
2010

Do Anti-Ageing Creams Increase The Risk of Skin Cancer?

A cancer prevention expert has warned that popular ingredients in skin creams are "the most dangerous cosmetic products on the market", is it true?

Everything You Need to Know About the Y-Lift

22
Apr
2010

Everything You Need to Know About the Y-Lift

The cheek's lines can be treated to generate a lifting effect that is instantly rejuvenating attractive and natural in appearance, this is known as The Y Lift.

Say It With a Syringe This Valentine’s Day?

22
Apr
2010

Say It With a Syringe This Valentine’s Day?

Allergan, manufacturers of Dermal Filler Juvderm Ultra, are inviting people via their US website to tell them what they really want on Valentines Day.

Firstly Teen Tanorexics, Now Comes the Rise of Teen Toxing

05
Mar
2010

Firstly Teen Tanorexics, Now Comes the Rise of Teen Toxing

Hannah Burge has become the youngest known person to receive botox at the age of 15 whilst on holiday in Spain, with her mother Sarah’s full consent.

Botox for Valentine's Day?

12
Feb
2010

Botox for Valentine's Day?

Would you be happy to be gifted Botox for Valentine's day? Experts wouldn't be as it's actually illegal to advertise Botox in the UK!

Trends in Natural Lip Enhancement With Restylane

28
Jan
2010

Trends in Natural Lip Enhancement With Restylane

Throughout history, lips have always attracted the most attention lip enhancement can deliver lips that are soft, sensuous and in harmony with your looks.