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Cosmetic surgery: latest treatments and news: January 2007

Private Healthcare UK cosmetic surgery news keeps you up to date with the latest news and developments in cosmetic surgery in the UK.

  • Better visual results from new tummy tuck op Capio cosmetic surgery - tummy tuckA new tummy tuck procedure has been developed which provides patients with a visible midline contour.Traditional tummy tuck procedures often damage the abdominal wall, eliminating the vertical...
  • Cosmetic surgery 'not the main focus' for stem cell research ABC news logoResearch into the use of stem cells in reconstructive and cosmetic surgery could produce promising results, plastic surgeons have claimed.Denis English, editor-in-chief of the journal Stem Cells and...
  • Men choose 'torsoplasty' to improve body Nulook cosmetic surgery for menMen are becoming increasingly likely to pay for cosmetic surgery, despite it previously being regarded as a woman's domain.According to New York cosmetic surgeon Dr Elliot Jacobs, many men are opting...
  • Men seek breast-reducing liposuction cosmetic surgery for menThe number of cosmetic surgery patients seeking liposuction has nearly doubled over the last year, largely fuelled by a rise in men opting to sculpt their chest area.New figures from the British...
  • Liposuction 'has lowest cosmetic surgery complication rate' Elyzea - liposuction before and afterCosmetic surgery procedures have become increasingly popular following pregnancy and many women are viewing the new year as a good time to buy themselves a fresh figure.Women commonly choose to have...
  • Harley Street offers all-female cosmetic surgical team Harley Street signA Harley Street clinic has decided to launch the option of having an all-female surgical team to make women feel more at ease when undergoing cosmetic surgery.The London Clinic says that many women...
  • New high-tech face-lift offers quicker recovery Cosmetic surgery - faceliftA surgeon in America has developed a new cosmetic surgery technique for face-lifts that allows patients to have their operation under local anaesthetic.The speedy procedure only takes about an hour...
  • Cosmetic surgeons to offer cut-price breast surgery Revitalise - breast augmentationA group of leading plastic surgeons are setting up an internet company to offer cut-price breast surgery in a bid to stop patients from seeking treatment abroad.Although many overseas clinics have...
  • Cosmetic surgery patients 'have unrealistic expectations' Nulook cosmetic surgeryCosmetic surgery can enhance people's lives - but only if they truly understand what they are doing. According to one plastic surgeon, too many people - as many as one in ten - are unhappy about the...
  • Third of women would have cosmetic surgery Nulook girl cosmetic surgeryOne in three women admit that they would definitely have cosmetic surgery to improve their appearance, a new study has revealed.Research carried out by market analyst Key Note shows that the number...
  • Cosmetic surgery lottery 'violates common sense', say surgeons Libby BabbageThe world's first lottery offering the chance to win cosmetic surgery has been launched, prompting an outcry from concerned surgeons.Players pay £1.50 on a call or a text message to enter the draw...
  • Brits seek cosmetic surgery to enhance chin Dom Lekarski cosmetic surgery womanAn increasing number of people are opting to have cosmetic surgery on their jawline in order to obtain a stronger, more defined profile.According to British surgeons, there has been a 35 per cent...
  • Cosmetic surgeons offer advice on services Be wise about beauty logoA new campaign called Be Wise About Beauty, has been launched in America to help patients considering cosmetic enhancement get the information they require.The scheme intends to supply potential...
  • Combination therapy 'the way forward' for cosmetic surgery Cosmetic surgery - injectablesBotox is becoming increasingly popular, thanks to studies showing its long-term safety and its approval by both the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the UK's Medicines and Healthcare...
  • Stem cells could provide cosmetic surgery solution Cosmetic surgery - injectablesNon-embryonic stem cells could soon be used to create the collagen used in many cosmetic surgery procedures. Healtheuniverse, a biotechnology development firm, has filed a patent application for the...
  • Patients should visit skilled cosmetic specialists for botox treatment Cosmetic surgery - injectablesNon-surgical cosmetic procedures such as Botox(R) are becoming increasingly popular, but surgeons warn that patients should always check the credentials of professionals offering such...
  • Botox addiction 'not possible', says clinic BotoxConcerns have been raised about the possibility of patients becoming addicted to Botox, but a private clinic insists that it would be impossible for such a situation to arise.When quizzed on the...
  • Launch of new cellulite treatment Capio cosmetic surgery loansWith to the demand for non-surgical cosmetic procedures at an all time high, Capio Mount Stuart Hospital has launched a revolutionary new treatment that leaves patients feeling lifted, improved and...