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There seems little doubt that stricter controls in the cosmetic sector will come into force once the government has digested the recommendations in the Keogh report. At the heart of a proper patient consultation lies fully informed consent; conveying the elements of medical and psychological assessment, treatment options, providing a realistic idea of likely outcome and [...]

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It’s a country hit with recession and major economic problems, yet it seems that this hasn’t stop people embracing boob jobs and facelifts. The Greeks are second only to South Koreans in terms of the number of plastic surgery operations performed. In 2011 there were 142,394 procedures, meaning one in 79 Greeks has had procedures such as [...]

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Brow Lift

A brow lift is effective for correcting sagging eyebrows and forehead skin. At the same time it may be used in partnership with Botulinum Toxin to help to reduce forehead lines and the vertical ‘frown lines’ that form above the nose. Brow lifts were a surprising winner in the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons audit of [...]

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liposuction

Whilst the cosmetic surgery industry has seen a massive growth in less invasive procedures for body contouring and skin tightening, liposuction remains a firm favourite for genuine and effective results. Less invasive treatments, which usually involve a radiofrequency (RF) energy device to heat up and tighten tissue to boost blood flow and break down cellulite and [...]

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Trivialising cosmetic procedures, such as breast augmentation, in TV shows like The Only Way Is Essex came in for heavy criticism from the government enquiry set-up to investigate cosmetic surgery in the UK. Sir Bruce Keogh, commissioned to investigate the industry, said his report on the state of the industry would make recommendations to ensure [...]

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The Keogh report, a government enquiry into cosmetic surgery, was released this week. It is an attempt to clampdown on a largely unregulated industry, where in certain areas, eg dermal fillers, there is no regulation. The industry as a whole, generally reached an agreement amongst itself that some form of control needed to be introduced. [...]

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cellulite

Cellulite is treatable at last. Cellulite has long be difficult to treat. Topical treatments, massage and other various non-invasive techniques offer temporary and inconsistent results. Now there is a procedure that gently but effectively modifies the very structure of cellulite with a single treatment. • Measurable improvement to cellulite’s appearance • Improvement that lasts 12 [...]

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The most important step in having breast plastic surgery is to locate a reputable board certified cosmetic surgeon, and organize a consultation to find out more about what breast surgery entails and how it may benefit your individual requirements. During you consultation with a breast surgeon, he or she will explain the options available to [...]

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