Because the aesthetics industry in the UK is so lightly regulated, it falls to the patient to do the necessary research into practitioners . Only a trained healthcare professional, such as a doctor, dentist, pharmacist prescriber, or nurse.
In this job, one of the occupational hazards is that I am always being told by practitioners what I could do to my face, to improve it (thanks guys!) What do they suggest? Well, here goes.
It’s easy to understand why people are nervous about getting anti-wrinkle injections such as Botox. After all, botulinum toxin Type A, to give it its proper name, is derived from a nerve poison; and yes, if it is badly done, it can look awful. But.
Heads up for my next Tweakments Clinic event, which will be on Tuesday, 25th February in association with the globally renowned Dr Rita Rakus Clinic.
None of us likes the look of a double chin, or saggy jowls. And even if we weren’t born with them, they can creep up on us in mid-life as the skin under the jaw becomes less firm, and the fat pads in the lower face seem to slither from where they’re.
Anyone for fluorescent light rejuvenation? Regular readers of my content will know I'm a fan of the way red light can regenerate and heal the skin. So I was intrigued to hear of a blue-light treatment that claims great results for rejuvenating the.
The Kardashians may be getting tweakment vouchers for Christmas but please, please, stop and think before you ask for anything similar. Why? Where do I start? Perhaps with the fact that tweakments are medical procedures, not consumer products. They.
This week, I'm starting a new series of blogs, talking about issues that bother many of us when it comes to our faces. So - what better to start with than dark circles under the eyes, which has got to be one of the commonest beauty complaints.
If you've heard of PRP, you may know it as the key ingredient in 'the Vampire Facial'. PRP stands for Platelet Rich Plasma, and it is obtained from a sample of your own blood, and is reinjected into the part of the skin that needs rejuvenation. Why?.
If you’ve heard the phrase ‘collagen banking’, you may be wondering what on earth it means. Can you ‘bank’ your collagen? And how do you grow your supplies? Once we’re over 30, we have to put in a bit of work to stop the levels of collagen – the.