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.
Category: Non surgical treatments
How can ultrasound waves be used to lift and tighten the face? For this week’s Tweak of the Week I’m visiting Dr Rita Rakus at her clinic in Knightsbridge to learn about Ultracel, which uses high-intensity focused ultrasound to tighten the collagen,.
We're all fascinated by what tweakments celebrities have had and most of them are very cagey about admitting that they have ever had anti wrinkle injections. Many of them fall into a category I'd call “the Botox deniers”. What does that mean?
When your face is starting to sag, but you’re not ready for a face lift, which tweakment can bridge the gap? Increasingly, cosmetic doctors are offering thread lifts as an 'in-between' procedure. These take a very different and more direct approach.
So, what do you do when you look at your face and feel that it's not just a question of softening the odd line or two - but that everything needs fixing? Well, if you were up for it, and didn't mind needles and had the budget, you could opt for.
Skin peels sound drastic, but they are now a much gentler kind of treatment than they used to be. A skin peel or chemical peel is a deep exfoliation which is done using ingredients such as glycolic acid or lactic acid (rather than, say, a
I’m really excited to announce the upcoming launch of my new video series, Tweak of the Week. As you know, part of our mission at The Tweakments Guide is to make sure that you know as much as possible about all the tweakments out there before making.
I'm delighted to be starting a new collaboration with Healthista, the health channel for women, talking about tweakments and interviewing top doctors and surgeons about which procedures do what. The first interview is with Dr Tracy Mountford.
Softening neck wrinkles from the inside out sounds like science fiction, but that’s what I’ve had done here, with the latest ‘moisture jab’ injections. There's hasn't been much that you can do for a crepey neck - apart from
Let me explain. When your face is young it is like a lovely full plum; the skin cells are strong with plenty of collagen, the fat pads fill out your skin, and everything looks fresh and natural. As you get older, the skin wrinkles, the fat pads.