As National No Smoking Day dawns, the media will be full of exhortations to quit and stories of smokers who’ve done just that. If you are a smoker and you are considering cosmetic surgery, the reasons for giving up smoking before your procedure couldn’t be more compelling.
One of our frequently asked questions as cosmetic surgeons is “how soon after plastic surgery can I exercise?” The desire to return to a pre-surgery exercise regime as quickly as possible is understandable. Exercising makes you feel good in body and mind, it is good for your health and fitness and it can help to enhance…
How many New Years have you resolved to make positive changes to your body shape? And how many times have you thought back to the previous New Year and remembered making the same promises to yourself without achieving your goal?
For our parent’s generation, hitting 50 could be the start of an inevitable decline into middle age, a time to slow down and maybe accept that your best years were behind you. But modern day 50-somethings have a different attitude towards getting older.
Are you wondering about giving your weight loss programme a bit of a helping hand by opting for a cosmetic procedure? The overindulgences of the Festive season, a special birthday, divorce, the arrival of summer… all of these can prompt people to begin wondering about sculpting their body shape with the help of a cosmetic…
Autumn and Winter are traditionally the most popular times for people to have plastic surgery. But, why do chillier temperatures outside mean an increase in demand for surgical procedures?
Scars are a visible outward reminder of a previous trauma or surgery. And while some people are completely at ease with their scars, for others they are an unwelcome reminder and can be a source of emotional or physical discomfort.
There are number of different components to achieving the best results from cosmetic surgery. Number one is choosing the procedure that will give you the results you’re looking for. This involves careful research so you develop a good understanding of what each different type of procedure can and cannot do.
Over the last decade, skin cancer cases have doubled. Men are the worse affected, with skin cancer rates having risen by almost two thirds (64%) in 10 years.
Having cosmetic surgery can change your life. If there is an aspect of yourself that undermines your confidence, makes you feel uncomfortable in social situations or holds you back, having surgery can make a big difference to the way you feel.