Plastic Surgery Consultation: Important questions to ask during a consultation

Consultations are an integral part of the plastic surgery procedure, they allow a patient to get a better understanding of their desired procedure, and whether it will actually be suitable for them, as well as letting a patient get to know the cosmetic surgeon that will likely be performing the aesthetic surgery.

It also allows surgeons to decide whether they are willing to work on the patient, or if they believe the patient is seeking plastic surgery for the wrong reasons or has body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). In this post, we take you through the most important questions to ask at your consultation. Continue reading “Plastic Surgery Consultation: Important questions to ask during a consultation”

Mummy Makeover UK – Everything You Need to Know About Our Popular Post-Baby Procedures

Cosmetic surgery for new mums isn’t uncommon at all. The “Mommy Makeover” tag has only more recently been given to a new mum getting plastic surgery post-pregnancy.

In truth, this has been happening for many years. The reason for this is that new mothers often have similar aesthetic complaints after giving birth.

Depending on the individual, giving birth and pregnancy itself can have drastic and permanent effects on a mother’s body.

The good news is you’re not the only one going through this. For many new parents, post-child cosmetic surgery may be needed to get your former shape back.

At Linia Cosmetic Surgery, this is something we are experienced and specialise in and in this post, we’ll explain what it is, why and when you might be thinking about getting it, the risks and the costs.

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How to Choose a Plastic Surgeon – The Comprehensive Guide

In this guide, we will be looking at qualifications and experience, but also beyond that to better understand how to choose the surgeon that’s right for you. A surgeon must be able to relate to you as a person, not just see you as a potential patient who is interested in undergoing a procedure.

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6 Things you need to know before having Arm and Thigh lift

1. What is it?

Skin sags as a natural consequence of the ageing process. Arms and thighs, in particular, tend to lose their muscle tone and firmness and the layers of muscle and fat become thinner. An arm or thigh lift can help to restore and tighten these areas, giving you a firmer, more youthful look and enabling you to wear tighter clothing or swimwear with confidence.

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4 Things you need to know before having Labia Reduction.

1. What is it?

Every woman’s body is different in shape and size, and what worries one woman will not necessarily concern another, but it is not uncommon for a woman to feel unhappy with the appearance of the inner lips of her vagina (labia minora) especially if they are asymmetrical, long, or bulky. This may be inherited or just follows childbirth. Continue reading “4 Things you need to know before having Labia Reduction.”

General, Sedation or Local Anaesthesia: Which is the most suitable for you?

Occasionally we meet with patients who have concerns about anaesthesia. Sometimes they are concerned about giving up control and being completely asleep without knowing what’s happening. Some of them have heard or read stories about people having bad experiences with anaesthesia. The following is a brief description of the differences between the three types of anaesthesia and how to choose the right anaesthesia for your procedure. Continue reading “General, Sedation or Local Anaesthesia: Which is the most suitable for you?”

What’s the best time to undergo plastic surgery?

One of the biggest benefits of having a cosmetic, rather than medical procedure is that you can plan a convenient time frame for your treatment and recovery.

Thinking ahead not only means you can fit the surgery around the rest of your life, but you can consider the best time of year for your treatment, as environmental factors can have a big impact on your recuperation. Continue reading “What’s the best time to undergo plastic surgery?”

How to Prepare For Plastic Surgery – Pre and Post Surgery Preparation

Though cosmetic surgery procedures are becoming ever more popular, it is important to remember that these procedures are indeed surgery, and therefore require thought and preparation. Knowing how to prepare for plastic surgery is key.

There are some factors to consider ahead of time, including how to prepare for your procedure, what to do post-procedure and even understanding topics you might not have considered like plastic surgery confidentiality. Continue reading “How to Prepare For Plastic Surgery – Pre and Post Surgery Preparation”