Cosmetic Surgery

The Different Beauty Trends And Ideologies Around The World Defines Women's Views On Beauty

Miss Jonquille Chantrey | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Style
Miss Jonquille Chantrey

Cultural differences with regards to beauty goals and anatomical attractiveness can be specific and highly complex. As doctors, we need to closely understand these so that we can communicate with our patients more effectively, rather than treating everyone in a homogenized sense

Feeling Lippy? Expert Reveals Everything You Want To Know About Popular Cosmetic Procedure

Lizzie Mulherin | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK Style
Lizzie Mulherin

While some celebrities such as Charlotte Crosby and her Geordie Shore costars still promote an obvious modification, lip enhancement doesn't have to be drastic change. More and more patients are opting for a natural rather than Kylie Jenner-like pout, according to Cosmetic Doctor at Aesthetics Lab in London, Dr. Leisel Holler.

Considering Cosmetic Surgery? You Should Read This Check-List First

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) has launched a new check-list for patients considering cosmetic surgery to ensure they “think carefully” befor...

My Career, My Face, My Choice

Grace Fodor | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Grace Fodor

Who decides when I'm too old? No-one, so mind your own business! Would you ever have surgery to hide how old you were, possibly to keep your job? Despite working in the beauty industry, it had never occurred to me that I might be judged on my abilities and effectiveness in doing my job based on my age.

We Should Go and Love Ourselves

Aimee Gander | Posted 26.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Aimee Gander

I am saddened by the rising number of people who feel the need to risk everything for purely cosmetic reasons. We should be educating people more on how brilliant their bodies are, just the way they are.

'Designer Vagina' Surgery Advert Banned For Implying Women's Genitals Are 'Unnatural'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An advert for 'designer vagina' surgery has been banned for suggesting that women's bodies might be "unnatural". The ad, from the London Bridge Plasti...

Why It's Time We Stop Cosmetic Surgery Shaming

Antonia Mariconda | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Mariconda

We aren't strangers to the number of negative characteristics that are attributed with both women and men who dare to go under the knife. Although, cosmetic surgery is now more accepted than ever before, a large number of people are still willing to name-call people who have done it.

From Fillers to Face Lifts - GMC's Tough New Standards for Cosmetic Practice Docs

Judith Hulf | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Hulf

I believe our new guidance addresses the issues that have come to light, and will help to improve and drive up those standards. Also, importantly, it should help people feel empowered to ask questions about the procedure they're considering, and to walk away if they're not satisfied at the answers they receive.

Cosmetic Surgery Is On The Rise In Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A record number of Brits underwent cosmetic surgery last year with more than 51,000 people having procedures to alter their appearance. New data f...

Woman Writes Cruel Comments On Skin Before Tummy Tuck, Shows Bullies Who's Boss

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who became a personal trainer after losing weight celebrated her achievement by sticking two fingers up to bullies, who had previously critici...

Woman Opens Up About Health Scare After Her Breast Implant Went Mouldy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who lived with mouldy breast implants for a number years has spoken out about how they made her so ill she thought she was going to die. An...

Down There: Too Big, Too Long, Just Right: Labiaplasty, What Women Need to Know

Dr Nitu Bajekal | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Nitu Bajekal

What is driving this dramatic increase in requests for surgery? Is the reason for requesting surgery, really a deep-seated insecurity that is encouraging women to ask for a potentially mutilating procedure?

Woman's £43,000 Cosmetic Surgery 'Obsession' Could Leave Her Permanently Scarred

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who spent £43,000 on cosmetic surgery has spoken about how her "addiction" to beauty treatments nearly destroyed her marriage and her looks. ...

Halloween Medical Marvels

Carla Valentine | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK
Carla Valentine

It's only natural that we begin to consider monsters at this time of year: Halloween is upon us and vampires, witches and skeletons haunt the windows ...

Anthea Turner Makes Cosmetic Surgery Admission

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

Anthea Turner has opened up about her experiences with cosmetic surgery, ahead of her TV comeback. The star is set to present the Health Lottery d...

GRAPHIC IMAGES: Guy Grows Tired Of Stretched Earlobes, Gets Them Sewn Up

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: This article contains graphic images. Not so long ago, ear stretching was the body piercing trend that divided the nation. But now, one...

There's Nothing Wrong With Getting a Bit of Cosmetic Help if It Makes You Feel Better?

Sanchita Islam | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Style
Sanchita Islam

If people get some cosmetic assistance what's the problem? It's their body and face. I'm thinking of someone suffering from depression who's spent too many hours with a furrowed brow making them look permanently angry and wants to try Botox just to soften the lines a little. Is there anything wrong with wanting to look a bit fresher and happier?

Alicia Douvall Says We Need To 'Protect Vulnerable Girls' From Cosmetic Surgery

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Reality TV star Alicia Douvall has spent more than £1 million on cosmetic procedures and is now calling on surgeons to do more to "protect vulnerable...

This 'Human Ken Doll' Looks Uncannily Like Barbie's Boyfriend

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Mauricio Galdi from Sao Paulo, Brazil, envied girls growing up who played with Barbie's boyfriend, Ken. These days, the 27-year-old looks like Matt...

Human Ken Doll, Celso Santebañes, Has Died

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Celso Santebañes, who was known as the Brazilian Human Ken doll, has died in hospital. The 20-year-old was diagnosed with leukaemia last year and ...

Uh Oh! Kim Kardashian Super-Fan Reveals Love Of Surgery Has Backfired

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A Kim Kardashian super-fan, who spent more than £100,000 on plastic surgery to look like his idol, has revealed that his surgery addiction has backfi...

Are Lip Fillers Safe For Young Women Like Kylie Jenner?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

After months of speculation, Kylie Jenner has admitted her plump lips are the result of temporary lip fillers. "I have temporary lip fillers. It’...

This Woman Can Crush Bricks With Her Breast (Yes, Really)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Susan Sykes has size 34M breasts. They are so big that she can crush cans, watermelons and even bricks with them. The 53-year-old from Massachusett...

Former 'World's Fattest Man's' Skin Removal Surgery Live-Tweeted

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

WARNING: Contains graphic photos of skin removal surgery. After extreme weight loss, it's not unusual for a person to have excess skin. And Paul Ma...

This Woman Tried To Remove Her Tattoo Using Pure Acid (Graphic)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

WARNING: Graphic Images Relationships come and go but tattoos are forever, as one woman found out when she tried to remove her ex-boyfriend's name...