What to ask a cosmetic4 April, 2019
We run you through the questions to ask a cosmetic surgeon before surgery, so you know what you’re in for and what you’ll get out of it.
Managing eczema during pregnancy25 April, 2018
Eczema can cause itching, dry skin and redness, which may normally be resolved using medications that are not permitted during pregnancy, conception or breastfeeding. So what to do? Eczema can flare up during pregnancy, which happens in about half of cases, or even appear for the first time. In about a quarter of women, however, […]
Injections may be superseded by13 March, 2018
People who suffer from eczema and receive medication via injections may be in for a treatment surprise if phase two trials are successful with an oral medicine. A new tablet or capsule may replace the usual injections given for severe eczema, which can have terrible side-effects with long-term use. People on eczema injections sometimes find […]
Phobia of topical corticosteroids for20 November, 2017
People with eczema are now understood to run the risk of developing treatment phobias, possibly affecting over 80 per cent of sufferers. The phobia of topical corticosteroids when treating eczema is a very real problem, being called ‘a phenomenon’ by researchers. A review by Dr Richard Antaya and his colleagues at Yale University School of […]
Fat freezing a double chin
A double chin can result in you looking older and bigger than you are, or feel. Removal of the fatty deposit in a double chin has the instant effect of making you look younger and slimmer. This double effect can have a profound impact on how you see yourself, with a short, non-invasive fat-freezing procedure. […]
Men and liposuction
Liposuction is a long-lasting fat removal and body shaping solution that can make a significant difference to a man’s body in all the best ways. Excess fat from the belly, chest (‘man boobs’), back, abdomen and legs can be suctioned away, while we can redefine the jawline and neck by removing a double chin or […]
Should I get fat freezing or liposuction?
Fat freezing and liposuction are both fat removal and body sculpting tools, but they work very differently to one another, despite both being treatments for body recontouring via fat removal. It can be tricky trying to decide which procedure to have, so here’s an outline of the differences between fat freezing and liposuction to help […]
Getting pregnant after liposuction
Pregnancy often comes with general weight gain, and once the baby is born, general weight loss over the coming year. Every woman is a little different in what weight sticks around, where it deposits, what sheds, and at what stage, which is a process dictated by hormones, diet, energy expenditure, breastfeeding and other factors. No […]