UK Botox

You May Have to Queue for Your Botox!

Sue Moxley | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Moxley

Health education england has been mandated by the department of health to work with regulators and royal colleges to review the qualifications required for people who administer non-surgical cosmetic procedures for example Botulinum toxin injections and Dermal Fillers.

'Botox Boob Jobs' Are Now A Thing, Apparently

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Botox-style boob jobs are on the rise, according to a cosmetic surgeon who says the non-surgical treatment is becoming a "must have pre-red carpet pro...

Face Time: Why Facial Tweaks Have Gone Too Far

Susannah Taylor | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Susannah Taylor

lips, cheeks, chin, frozen forehead, the full whammy. She doesn't look soft, fresh-faced, or prettier (as I'm sure was her aim) she just looks like she's had a hell of a lot of work done. Does she look younger than me? Youth doesn't come into it - the 'work' unfortunately eclipses everything.

Why I'm Having Botox - In my Armpits

Alice Hart-Davis | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Alice Hart-Davis

When people ask me if I ever have Botox and I say, 'Yes, but more in my armpits than in my face,' they look understandably confused. There aren't many wrinkles in the armpits, after all -- but these days Botox is about more relaxing wrinkles.

The Amazing Way Botox Could Be Used To Treat Cancer

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Botox is usually associated with banishing wrinkles, but in the future it could be used to benefit your health. Botox injections could provide an e...

Do Motown Stars Use Botox? Not Smokey Robinson That's for Sure

Livvy and Chrissie | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Livvy and Chrissie

When we did a rap song live on air with Charles Hazlewood and Adrian Utley of Portishead as a challenge, it went: "We're Women of a Certain Age....we've got hormonal rage...we get get bothered" and we one of the verses mentioned Smokey in it ......and so we sent him a copy.......not to be a pop star you must realise, more for fun.

What's Worse Than Botox?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Quite why you'd want to get plastic surgery done on the cheap is baffling considering all the horrible things that could go wrong if you happen to pic...

Why Do We Value the Opinions of Others So Much?

Dr Ganesh Rao | Posted 22.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Ganesh Rao

I think too often in society and in business, we value the opinion of others far too much, when really, we should be listening to ourselves. Often, we know if things in our lives are really worth pursuing or not. It's that difference between thinking you might just chance it and see what happens, and really believing that you can change something, add value or make a difference.

Luisa Zissman: 'Lauren Goodger's Face Is Shocking'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Luisa Zissman has hit out at 'The Only Way Is Essex' stars Lauren Goodger, Amy Childs and Chloe Sims for having too much facial work done In the fo...

WATCH: How One Woman Hid £5,000 Of Cosmetic Procedures From Her Husband

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

So apparently hiding cosmetic procedures from your spouse has its own shameful terminology: cosmetic infidelity. Watch the video to find out how o...

A Response to the New Cosmetic Rulings

Dr Patrick Bowler | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Patrick Bowler

Clinics must be held accountable for their records. Like John Ryan of MYA Clinics pointed out, if an organization as massive as the National Health Service are publishing increasing amounts of clinical data, so should the private sector.

78% Of Women Want Cosmetic Surgery For Valentine's Day, Says Unsurprising Survey

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Comedy

A surprising survey carried out by a cosmetic surgery advice website has found that most women would like cosmetic surgery for Valentine’s Day. ...

A Load of Guff? 78% Of Women Want Botox For Valentine's Day Apparently

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's official. Cupid's arrows are duds, or perhaps he's just given up on us re: Valentine's Day. What happened to giant bouquets of flowers, a hot ...

'It's Better Than Scraping By On Minimum Wage': Mother-Of-Two Is Selling Sex To Pay Back 36DD NHS Breast Enlargement

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

Josie Cunningham incurred the wrath of the nation when she revealed she’d had a £4,800 tax payer-funded breast enlargement. Despite proudly pos...

The Botox and Barbie Collision

The Mac Twins | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Mac Twins

Society, I'm only just enjoying the fact I now have cheekbones and my cheek fat has gone down from hamster to gerbil...please stop pressuring me into pumping and plumping them up again! My bank statement shows I'm still youthful and reckless enough!

Cameron Diaz Regrets Botox

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Just days after encouraging women to love their pubic hair, Cameron Diaz has made another big beauty statement that we reckon should be applauded. ...

Father Gives Boob Jobs To His Daughter As A Gift

Barcroft Media | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Some people might find the idea of a 25-year-old having Botox a touch horrifying, but for the daughters of Michael Niccole, that's not the only thing ...

Natural Anti Ageing Solutions Aren't Only Skin Deep

Melanie Hackwell | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Melanie Hackwell

Having spent most of my life doing things that would actually enhance the ageing process, I often wondered when the right time was to start the battle against ageing. Prior to becoming an acupuncturist, I spent 20 years working in the fast paced world of banking.

Botox Has Been Successfully Used In Treating Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Persistent genital arousal disorder (PGAD) may sound like something to be sniggered at, but the condition is very real, and very serious. If left untr...

The Dangers of an Unregulated Liposuction Industry

Jag Chana | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jag Chana

What many don't realise is the desire for cheap or so-called 'all inclusive' surgery deals has fuelled an unregulated market where doctors - who are trained in medicine but not in surgery - are performing surgical procedures when they are not adequately qualified to do so.

The Passage of Time (Growing Old Gracefully), Things That Matter (Part Five)

Samantha van Dalen | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha van Dalen

But getting old can be an obstacle course- what's the point of being old and miserable? There is a man who walks his dog that I see often and I estimate the last time he smiled was in the Stone Age.

Botox Touted As The New Pain Relief For Migraines And Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

In 2006, Botox was put forward by scientists as a possible tool to fight cancer - the theory being that it could be used to freeze the growth of tumou...

Botox: Sounding the Right Note

Jan Stanek | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jan Stanek

Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks claims Botox is 'an ugly thing' she will never have again. She says she will never turn to the wrinkle-defying injection again after a bad experience... What makes this unfortunate is that when it comes to Botox, there are generally very few adverse effects.

Face the Facts on Dermal Fillers

Laura Casewell | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Casewell

Dermal fillers are becoming a hugely popular treatment here in the UK for those looking to fill lines and wrinkles. However, what worries me is the misleading and often incorrect information many people are given about dermal fillers.

Why Stricter Regulation for Injectables Must Be a Priority

Laura Casewell | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Casewell

As the Department of Health labelled dermal fillers a 'crisis waiting to happen' and the Bruce Keogh review suggested a lack of expertise by some administering injectable treatments means patients having non-surgical procedures may be exposed to 'unreasonable risks', how can you protect yourself?