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Cosmetic surgery: latest treatments and news: October 2010

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

  • Diploma in cosmetic medicine launched diplomaThe first Post Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic Medicine has been launched this week. Compiled specifically for doctors carrying out cosmetic treatments, the diploma is on offer through Leicester Medical...
  • Breast augmentation 'still top cosmetic surgery' Harley Medical Group Breast augmentations are still the number one cosmetic surgery treatment taking place within the Harley Medical Group's (THMG) Irish clinics.
  • Laser heat 'reason for rejuvenation' laser skin treatmentThe heat generated by lasers has been identified as the reason behind the effectiveness of lasers as a cosmetic treatment. A study from PhD student Susanne Dams found that the influence of heat...
  • Long days at the office could be damaging your beauty Long days at the office could be damaging your beautyWorking long hours behind a computer screen is not only tiring and stressful but can have a damaging affect on your beauty. Saggy jowls and 'turkey neck' are just some of the effects evident on...
  • The South revealed as tummy tuck central The Hospital GroupOver the last year the South of England has seen a massive increase in the amount of people having abdominoplasty's, more commonly known as a tummy tuck, to achieve that washboard stomach.
  • BOTOX™ eases migraines migraineWhilst most people have BOTOX™ to smooth out their laughter lines or wrinkles, it seems that many people are now seeking BOTOX™ to help cure their painful migraines.
  • New cream said to eliminate the 'Mummy Tummy' body creamA new wonder cream that promises to banish flabby stomachs has proved popular in the UK after a number of celebrities were seen to be giving it a go.
  • The Miami thong lift helps women achieve a more rounded figure buttocksA new cosmetic surgery procedure, known as the Miami thong lift has been presented to surgeons in London. The new surgical technique uses grafts of fat taken from the thighs or stomach, which are...
  • PIP breast implant update – French authority test results Cosmetic surgery - breast implantIn early September the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced encouraging preliminary results of the UK testing on the silicone gel breast implants manufactured by the...
  • I fell in love with a £3.99 bikini…so had to lose 8 stone The Hospital GroupJulie met lorry driver Neil Makins when her first marriage broke up. She was a size 16, but the takeaways took their toll and by the time Neil popped the question a year later she was bigger than a...