The Law Relating to Body Piercing and Tattoos

Having a tattoo or a body piercing is a big decision, and in a lot of cases, a permanent one. Until recently, the laws applying to tattoos and body piercing were sketchy to say the least, and it could be hard to tell who was reputable and who to avoid. …

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Getting a Tattoo Removed

You wouldn’t be the first and you certainly won’t be the last person to decide that perhaps a tattoo which was hastily done in your youth is now surplus to requirements. It’s possible to remove an unwanted tattoo, although some methods are more successful than others. A lot will depend …

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Anti-Ageing Solutions and Treatments: Are they Effective?

We’re all searching for the ever-elusive fountain of youth. If nothing can actually turn back the clock, we at least want to look younger. But do any of the lucrative anti-ageing beauty treatments actually work? Fill Your Face Fillers are a popular way to stave off wrinkles – and the …

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Do Weight Loss & Cellulite Treatments Work?

Losing weight is probably one of the most effective, if not the only proven cure for cellulite. But weight loss can be a bit of a holy grail in itself, so what can you do if you feel that your pins need a spot of perfecting before you let them …

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Essential Beauty Salon and Spa Tips

Everyone goes to a spa, or salon, to pamper themselves. You want to leave feeling refreshed and relaxed, not worried that you did the wrong thing! Here are a few tips – the niggling little questions you always wanted to ask but somehow never managed to… So, What Should I …

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Cautions about Laser Surgery, Botox and Hair Removal

There are many new and popular beauty treatments – but as the methods used to make us more beautiful get more hi-tech, do the risks increase with them? Laser Facial Resurfacing This is when a cosmetic surgeon uses a laser to destroy the surface layer of your skin, which in …

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Beauty & Spa Treatments in Pregnancy: What to Avoid

Pregnancy is one of those times when you really need to take the weight off of your feet, and be pampered. Being stressed isn’t good for baby – so what better excuse than being pregnant for some nurturing me-time. There are some things you’ll need to consider if you want …

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Spa Pools and Hot Tubs: Health, Safety and Hygiene

Most spas have an area dedicated to hydrotherapy, and as its name suggests, hydrotherapy should be good for you! A swimming pool, and a Jacuzzi style spa pool are found in most spas, and it’s likely that you’ll want to try them out. What do you need to know before …

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Your Rights if a Tattoo Procedure Goes Wrong?

Tattoos are for life, and although that’s a very obvious thing to say, it goes without saying that if yours goes wrong, it’s a very expensive mistake to make. Not to mention a permanent one. Before you have anything tattooed, check to make sure that the person you want to …

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Choosing a Reputable Tattoo Parlour or Shop

Seventy-five percent of the UK people who have tattoos end up wishing that they hadn’t according to a study by the British Journal of Dermatology in 2003. Of course, many of these people might just have changed their mind afterwards, and there isn’t much that anyone can do about indecisiveness. …

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