Will my breast implants last a lifetime?

Will my breast implants last a lifetime?

Both clients and practitioners are aware of the cost of a breast implant procedure, and both want the maximum return on the client’s outlay and the practitioner’s skill. So one of the first questions to come up during an initial consultation is an inquiry as to how long an implant will last. The thing is, it can be the equivalent of asking how long a piece of string is.

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What makes a good breast lift candidate?

What makes a good breast lift candidate?

We’re all aware of the benefits of a timely breast lift procedure: it’s the most effective treatment for raising and firming the breasts without increasing the cup size, leaving the client with a new and vastly improved upper-body contour. It also works as a fix for sagging breasts, can reposition nipples for a more natural look, and reduce the appearance of enlarged areola. The jury came out on this one a long time ago: breast lifts work.

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Why choose an independent plastic surgeon?

Why choose an independent plastic surgeon?

In the UK there are two approaches to plastic surgery. One option is to go with the big cosmetic surgery clinic chains. You know the type: they’ll have an office in all the major cities in the UK, they bombard potential clients through social media and online advertising, and they’ll have ads in all the newspapers and magazines. The other option is to go with an independent, experienced and highly qualified cosmetic surgeon.

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How to deal with cosmetic surgery concerns

How to deal with cosmetic surgery concerns

We know that the first experience anyone has with aesthetic surgery is an enormous step, and for good reasons: nobody likes to undergo a surgical procedure, and the idea of choosing to have one can be a strange one to certain people. But for every person who is scared of cosmetic surgery, there are thousands who have benefited from the improvements in the field over the years.

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Time, gravity and cosmetic surgery

Time, gravity and cosmetic surgery

There are many reasons as to why parts of our body sag over time. For starters, there’s a marked decline in the skin’s elasticity, robbing it of the ability to snap back into place when we lose weight. When it comes to breasts, however, other factors come into play, such as smoking, post-menopausal conditions which create collagen deficiencies and pregnancies (although breastfeeding has not been proved to be a cause).

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Cosmetic surgery on the rise across the Atlantic

Cosmetic surgery on the rise across the Atlantic

If events in America are anything to go by, it’s clear that the boom in popularity of aesthetic surgery procedures isn’t going to end anytime soon.According to new data published by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, cosmetic surgery procedures across the board continued to increase last year, meaning that there has been a 132% growth in aesthetic procedures between 2000 and 2016.

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10 tips for choosing the right cosmetic surgeon

10 tips for choosing the right cosmetic surgeon

When it comes to choosing the right clinic, it’s not as cut-and-dried as selecting the nearest one to you. There are a plethora of options available for newcomers to cosmetic procedures, with a bewildering array of specialists looking for your business. And ‘specialist’ is the key word here: you want the best practitioner for the procedure you require. So, where to start?  

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What is the difference between a breast augmentation and a breast lift?

What is the difference between a breast augmentation and a breast lift?

If you’re dissatisfied with the size of your breasts, or the shape, or both, you’re in luck: you live in an age where cosmetic procedures for the breast area are not only safe and effective, but also where having a ‘boob job’ carries no stigma at all. But which procedure is that one that’s right for you?

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Worried about the beach body reveal this summer?

Worried about the beach body reveal this summer?

A recent survey of 1,000 women revealed some very interesting statistics about how we view our bodies – and how we’d like other people to view them, if at all. The key findings include that only six percent of women will feel confident in a bikini this summer and nearly half of all women in the survey claimed that they would avoid wearing a bikini at all. And thhe body part women hate to show off? The stomach area according to 54% of women polled.

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How long will a facelift last?

How long will a facelift last?

The immediate benefits of cosmetic surgery are obvious: a part of the face or body that has been bothering you for ages gets tightened, or reshaped, or corrected, offering an instant transformation. But there’s still one question that prevents certain people from reaping the benefits of a facelift: how long will the effects of a procedure last? And when the effects wear off, will the treated area look worse than it was before?

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