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2019 Key Trends: What’s Hot Right Now in Aesthetics

This industry continues to boom, despite the economically uncertain climate here in the UK. It seems that looking good, and reversing the signs of ageing is still as important to us. 2018 was a year that saw the rise of Profhilo, dubbed an ‘injectable moisturiser’, this treatment has even won an award for the best injectable product in Europe, in the Aesthetic Industry Awards. It has continued to gain popularity and has established a firm position amongst dermal fillers and toxins, as a third staple injectable treatment. Clinics across the UK and Ireland have introduced it into their clinics, and it’s growth within the industry shows no sign of slowing down. Read more

The City Slicker’s Guide to Skincare

With the fast growth of digital and social media, particularly Instagram, everyone now seems to have a fair understanding of what ‘Skin Care’ is all about. Living Life in the fast lane leaves little time for us to stop reflect and perhaps take a deeper look in the mirror. With the pressures of work, deadlines, business travel, children, social commitments and what not, most women/men nowadays prefer skincare on the go. Nothing too high maintenance or treatments with downtime etc. Lifestyle stress and unhealthy eating also have an impact on how the skin looks and feels on any given day. The majority of people are seeking things to enhance their mood, improve performance and confidence, and who doesn’t want glowing skin? But we all know there is no magic fix. Read more

Hyperpigmentation 101

Let’s talk about pigmentation. This tends to be a bit of a theme as we come to the end of Summer and head into Autumn. We see many patients looking to correct sun damage (UV exposure), which is one of the most obvious causes of Hyperpigmentation, but there is more to the story than just the sun, as we shall explore here in this blog. Read more