February 4th, 2020|1 Comment

Breast implant illness - A real issue or an imaginary complaint... Breast implant illness (BII) is an unofficial term used by a small number of women who; after having breast implant surgery, self identified symptoms such as tiredness and fatigue, pain in the chest and body, loss of hair, headaches, low mood, confusion, unexplained rashes, sudden body odour and more. The symptoms reported are unique to each woman experiencing them and there appears to be no clear pattern in regards to when the symptoms first appear: Some women report to have struggled with issues from immediately after surgery [...]

My legs are too small…help!! Your guide to calf implants.

December 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Cosmetic surgery can be a really effective tool to help us tweak aspects of our appearance that we are unable to change through diet and exercise. If we look in the mirror and see an aging reflection we can have a facelift. If our breasts are to small we can have breast implants. If we cannot get rid of that stubborn belly fat, no matter how many times we hit the gym, we can have liposuction. But what can we do if we are embarrassed about the shape of our legs? When I say this many people may assume [...]

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Cosmetic Neck Surgery

November 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Why your neck is the new 'age giveaway'. An inside look at neck lift surgery. Neck lift surgery is on the rise! But just what is neck lift surgery and when would this type of surgery be on your wish list? The face and eyes are often given lots of TLC and anti-aging attention, in an attempt to look youthful and fresh as the years tick by. But the neck is very often forgotten about. In reality the neckline can add or take away years to our appearance and can either help us to look younger than what [...]

Body Image and Self-Esteem

September 17th, 2019|0 Comments

When the desire to look beautiful becomes dangerous... Have you ever looked in the mirror and hated what you saw staring back? I know I don’t always love what I see! I think it’s safe to say that most of us have at least one point in our life felt unhappy with our physical appearance. A crooked smile, wonky teeth, flabby stomach, the list goes on. Most of us accept these flaws and get on with our daily schedule. However some individuals become completely obsessed with their appearance and can spend many hours each day worrying about small, [...]

Do the health benefits of plastic surgery outweigh the risks?

August 15th, 2019|Tags: , |3 Comments

 When is having plastic surgery helpful to your mental and physical health - and when does it become harmful? Are there any health benefits of plastic surgery? Well -If we look at the history of modern plastic surgery we will see that it was initially developed to help care for the soldiers of the First World War: Men that had suffered severely disfiguring facial injuries and were left unable to eat and drink as well as the psychological consequences of such a horrific experience.  Some of Europe’s most finest and skilled surgeons were called upon to help. As a [...]

How long do breast implants last?

July 8th, 2019|Tags: , |0 Comments

How long do breast implants last? Nothing lasts forever right? Although breast implants don’t officially expire like the things you may buy from the supermarket; they are not designed to last a lifetime either. The current guidance is that the average breast implants lasts 10 years. However some women find their implants last much longer before they need to book in for breast implant removal and replacement surgery whilst others find that they need removing much sooner before this 10-year anniversary. So how do you know when your implants are at the end of their lifespan? [...]

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