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”

Looking after your skin on holiday

Playful couple at infinity pool.Now schools have broken up, we hope you are looking forward to your summer holiday!

Whether your ideal holiday is lying on the beach, relaxing at home or sight seeing it is important (especially if you are going to hotter climates) to be aware of the sun.  You don’t want to spend two or three days of your holiday with sunstroke or sunburn!  In some countries it can take as little as 15 minutes to burn your skin, so a good idea is to put your first application of sun cream on when you are getting dressed in the morning. Continue reading “Looking after your skin on holiday”

Do The Rice Test To Help Decide On The Size And Weight Of The Implants You’d Like.

If you’ve decided to go ahead with breast implants, or indeed, if you’re considering it’s something you would like in the future, a simple test is advised to help you choose the size of implants you’d like.

Weigh out some dry rice then pour it into some pop-socks or stockings. The amount of rice in grams is equal to the CC of the implant.

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Just for Mums: Getting Your Pre-Pregnancy Body Back!

If you are one of the mums who recently had a baby, you may be starting to think about how to get your pre-pregnancy body back after months of weight gain, childbirth and breastfeeding. The good news is there are numerous options in cosmetic surgery that can help you enhance your appearance and whittle away the tell-tale signs of your mum duties. Continue reading “Just for Mums: Getting Your Pre-Pregnancy Body Back!”

Is this warm weather making you think about your bikini body? Vaser Liposuction might be the treatment for you

Now that it seems spring is upon us, it’s time to get thinking about your beach body.  Whilst we would never advocate going straight to surgery, Vaser Liposuction is a fantastic treatment to help you lose those last stubborn pounds.

A revolutionary new technique, Vaser is used for fat removal and the contouring of the body.  Less invasive than traditional Liposuction and with precision contouring it targets just the fat in the body, which gives a smoother end result, with less bruising. Continue reading “Is this warm weather making you think about your bikini body? Vaser Liposuction might be the treatment for you”

What’s All the Fuss about Fat Transfer?

Plastic surgery trends are changing, as many patients today are looking for softer, more curvaceous body profiles to match the likes of current celebs like Beyonce, Kim Kardashian and J.Lo and former starlets like Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor and Sophia Loren. As the curvier look comes back into vogue, surgeons are finding new techniques to keep up with the demand. Today, fat transfer is quickly becoming the go-to way to get the bodacious body many women are now in search of. Continue reading “What’s All the Fuss about Fat Transfer?”