Choosing a Surgeon for Your Cosmetic Surgery

If you’ve made up your mind that you want cosmetic surgery, it’s really important that you find a reputable consultant to make sure that any work you decide to have done is done to the highest standards. It’s not only one of the most expensive beauty decisions you’ll ever make …

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Questions When Signing a Contract for Cosmetic Surgery

You’ve decided to take the plunge, and you’re going to see a cosmetic surgeon for your first consultation. Of course, it’s hard not to get obsessed about the ideal new face or body that you want to create, but before you get carried away, there are some important questions that …

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Cosmetic Surgery Abroad or on Surgery Holidays

Going abroad to have cosmetic surgery, the so-called ‘Facelift Holiday’ has become more and more popular as so many people want surgery without the prohibitive price tag. Is it really a good idea to have surgery in a country where you don’t know the word for, ‘liposuction’, though? Until recently, …

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How Effective are Non Invasive Beauty Treatments?

Surgeons are coming up with new ways to make us look younger and fresher all the time, and it’s possible to rejuvenate the way you look without having invasive surgery. There are risks involved even with popular cosmetic treatments, but with a little care you can make sure the treatment …

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What to Do if Your Breast Implant Goes Wrong?

Breast implants are the most popular type of cosmetic surgery for women, and the vast majority of these operations go ahead with no problems at all, leaving the happy recipients are pleased as punch with the results…but what if that’s not the case? Having breast implants is major surgery, even …

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Are Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Available on the NHS?

If you’re thinking that a trip to the GP might help you in your quest for bigger breasts or a shapelier nose, you could be sadly mistaken. The NHS only carries out cosmetic surgery under very strict criteria, for example if you have had a mastectomy, they will offer you …

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The Pros and Cons of Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery is often in the headlines, with stories about how people lost vast amounts of weight with a gastric bypass, or gastric band. These medical procedures make weight loss surgery look like the panacea for all obesity and on the face of it, the success rate of weight …

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What is Botox?

In the world of cosmetic procedures, one word that gets heard very frequently is Botox. Women (and men) who feel like they might need a slight pick-up in the facial department but are shy of actual cosmetic surgery can be attracted to Botox because it promises good results without the …

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What is Microdermabrasion?

Microdermabrasion is the name for a treatment that you’ll quite often see advertised by upmarket skin clinics as well as spas and beauty salons. It sounds very high-tech and perhaps a little bit scary if you don’t know what it involves. Microdermabrasion is more ‘hardcore’ than a straightforward, relaxing facial …

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What is Laser Hair Removal?

Unwanted hair causes problems for many people and shaving, bleaching, waxing and depilation can be a bind. If you’re looking for ways to permanently remove pesky hairs, one option is laser hair removal. How Does Laser Hair Removal Work? Laser Hair Removal simply uses the light energy from a laser …

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