Cosmetic Surgery: A First hand Account
Oct02

Cosmetic Surgery: A First hand Account

Cosmetic surgery …in a few words “Cosmetic surgery is a specific medical procedure that is designed to alter, improve or enhance the appearance of any part of the body. Cosmetic surgery is an elected procedure chosen out of a desire to improve aesthetic appeal rather than to improve function” And in a few more words… So having decided to go down the surgical route for beauty, how much hand wringing, soul searching...

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Botox: Using Poison for Beauty
Sep11

Botox: Using Poison for Beauty

What is Botox®? …in a few words “Botox is the registered name for Botulinum Toxin type A (Botox Cosmetic) and is a highly potent neurotoxin that has revolutionised the cosmetic industry. First approved by the FDA in 2002, Botox is extremely effective at the temporary removal of wrinkles, achieved by paralysis of muscles underneath the skin surface. The effects of which can last up to four months, but this can vary from...

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