Why cosmetic injections are called ‘anti-wrinkle’ injections29 July, 2016
Most cosmetic injections in Australia come under TGA guidelines that state any product containing prescription-only substances cannot be advertised to consumers by brand name, abbreviations, nicknames, or ingredients. This means searching for providers of your favourite or preferred cosmetic injectables can be difficult, so you need to know the code-language that providers are allowed to use instead. Code language […]
Anti-wrinkle injections patient information and FAQ29 July, 2016
NOTE: This information is for patients and is intended as an informational resource. What is the ingredient in anti-wrinkle injections? The neuromodulators are chemicals produced by a bacteria. The injections, however, are well-studied, purified, and administered only in small doses. Neuromodulating anti-wrinkle injections were first used in cosmetic procedures after an accidental discovery by a cosmetic […]
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) patient information and FAQ29 July, 2016
NOTE: This information is for patients and is intended as an informational resource. What is platelet-rich plasma (PRP)? PRP is a skin rejuvenation technique that uses your own blood platelets to stimulate new cell growth. It is used for facial rejuvenation and for hair loss or thinning. How is PRP collected and made? Your blood […]
The latest in hair regrowth techniques for men – PRP in Melbourne29 July, 2016
Platelet-rich plasma – known as PRP – is a revolutionary treatment for hair loss or thinning in men. The treatment stimulates new hair growth using concentrated blood growth factors (in your own blood), which activate stems cells. The PRP in the skin then stimulates underdeveloped or under-active hair follicles, triggering their growth. While this treatment isn’t appropriate for […]
HIFU and the Ultraformer – are they the same?HIFU – high intensity focused ultrasound – is a newer, non-surgical method of lifting facial tissue and removing unwanted fat. HIFU is the technology that underpin...
What to ask a cosmetic surgeon: 5 essential questions to ask at your cosmetic surgery consultCosmetic surgery and procedures can feel a bit scary, so asking the right questions at your appointment can make all the difference. In your appointment, you are free to ask a...