It is perfectly normal and healthy to seek improvement and rejuvenation. However, becoming obsessive about a particular feature on one’s body is not healthy. People who worry excessively about their appearance or body image make poor candidates for cosmetic surgery. Here we explore the typical reasons for plastic surgery, when it’s a good thing and when it becomes negative.
We all view ourselves in an individual and subjective way. For example, an individual may be concerned about a particular feature of her or his body, while this has gone completely unnoticed by the people around her or him. Continue reading “What Are Your Reasons For Cosmetic Surgery?”
The team at LINIA were over the moon recently after news they had been shortlisted for two of the aesthetic industries most prestigious awards.
Linia Cosmetic Surgery’s Norwich Clinic
77 Newmarket Road, Norwich NR2 2HW
Linia Cosmetic Surgery www.liniacosmeticsurgery.com brings Harley Street to Norwich with its prestigious clinic based on the Newmarket Road. Mr Azhar Aslam FRCS(G), FACS, FEACS, Linia’s head consultant plastic surgeon, will be taking the clinics and on hand to offer his expert advice and guidance. Continue reading “Linia Cosmetic Surgery’s Norwich Clinic”
Linia Cosmetic Surgery acquires state-of-the-art operating facilities in Bristol
Linia Cosmetic Surgery www.liniacosmeticsurgery.com has had a clinic in Bristol for many years. However, it was only until recently that Linia obtained a state of the art operating theatre in the Litfield House Medical Centre; allowing for all cosmetic procedures that Linia perform, to be undertaken closer to our South West patients’ homes. Continue reading “Linia Cosmetic Surgery acquires state-of-the-art operating facilities in Bristol”
You’ve saved up enough money for the procedure you would like. You’ve done the research, you’ve thought about your motivation and you are confident you are ready for a consultation. What happens if something else is then thrown into the equation that you were not expecting? For example, if you attend a consultation for breast enlargement but your surgeon recommends you should also have a breast lift to achieve optimal results, potentially doubling the price, what should you do? Bearing in mind what we have said about expectation, could you expect great results by going against the surgeons recommendation and opting for just the breast augmentation alone. What would you do? Would you understand why the surgeon has recommended this? It may be that in his opinion by having the implants your nipples would look too low, therefore requiring an uplift. Patients sometimes say they do understand as they are simply just interested in having bigger breasts.
You’ve decided on having cosmetic surgery and are about to meet your surgeon for the first time. What information do you need to know and what questions should you ask? Here’s our list to print out and take along to your consultation: Continue reading “Questions for your Surgeon”
Cosmetic Surgery can help to regain some of your youthful appearance. It can help shift your mental attitude but it can’t turn back the clock. Do you really wish to turn back the clock and lose the experiences and cherished memories that make up who you are? Continue reading “Is Cosmetic Surgery a ‘Cult of Youth’ ?”
It is one of the primary tasks of the Surgeon to assess your expectations and make sure these are realistic. A surgeon must explain to you what to expect and what not to expect.
In my experience most patients do not expect miracles. But there are still many misconceptions about Cosmetic Surgery. One common misconception is that you will not have scars. Another misconception is that perfection can be achieved through surgery. There is no such thing as perfection. Continue reading “Realistic Expectations and Cosmetic Surgery”
Torment of the Toyboy
For as far as the eye could see, there were tables piled high with cakes of all shapes and sizes, pretty bouquets of roses and lilies, and yards and yards of white silk and satin.
My boyfriend Dean and I weren’t even engaged, but as we strolled around the wedding fair we found ourselves making plans. Continue reading “Take a Break feature with Linia patient, Kay”
While cosmetic surgery remains an industry dominated by female procedures, men account for roughly one in ten of cosmetic surgery patients. In fact, the number of operations in the UK for both men and women rose by 0.2 percent from 2011 to 2012, with rhinoplasty- or nose jobs- remaining the most popular procedure for men. Continue reading ““The cutting edge of fashion”- Mayfair Times feature with Linia surgeon Mr Fazel”