Aesthetic medicine treatments are primarily focused on removing the effects of ageing of the skin and do not require a hospital stay, as they are performed as an outpatient surgery.
Botulinum toxin is a naturally occurring protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. There are currently two different types of botulinum toxin commercially available in the United Kingdom: Type A toxin: Botox (Vistabel), Dysport (Azzalure) and Xeomin (Bocouture) and Type B toxin: Neurobloc. What is Botulinum Toxin? Botulinum toxin is a naturally occurring protein produced […]
What is Mesotherapy? Mesotherapy is a technique of injecting a small amount of a customized mixture of conventional pharmaceutical or homeopathic medications, vitamins, minerals, amino acids and enzymes into the mesoderm – or middle layer of skin. These very small doses of the substances are administered using tiny needles in specific areas depending on the […]
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy, also known as the ‘Vampire Facelift’ or ‘Dracula Therapy’ and including the brands Regen, GLOPRP, Angel Lift and Cellenis works on the basis that the body’s own natural healing powers may slow and even reverse the ageing process; it’s a revolutionary repair system that places growth factors in the exact […]
Developments in laser or intense pulsed light (IPL) treatments have centred on trying to improve non-ablative light sources that do not harm the surface of the skin, but still cause visible improvement of lines and wrinkles. This treatment is usually called “photo rejuvenation”, and although the aim is wrinkle improvement, these machines do not, as […]