Cosmetic Surgery

A Budget Boob Job Abroad Left This Woman Fighting For Her Life

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Courtney O'Keefe thought she was in for the holiday of a lifetime when she booked a trip to Thailand in 2013. After losing over five stone in weigh...

Ageing Gracefully: Why It's Time to Get Off the Dance Floor

Anniki Sommerville | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Anniki Sommerville

As older women we need to take collective responsibility, talk ourselves up and stop chasing unrealistic ideals. We need to believe it's okay to look and act our age and it's not that horrifying. We need to get off the dance floor and sit this one out.

Ear Today, Gone Tomorrow

Charli Morgan | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Charli Morgan

My horribly X-rated ear came about while sprucing myself for a night out. I made the rookie error of popping in earrings - which had the subtlety and restraint of The Phantom of the Opera's crashing chandelier - before aggressively combing the knots out of my newly-washed barnet.

Mother And Teen Daughter Get Matching £50,000 Facelifts After Rare Condition Ages Skin

Barcroft | Posted 09.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A mother and daughter duo who were taunted and called "monkey" because of a rare skin condition have had the last laugh after being offered life-chang...

Why One Man Offered £50k Of Surgery To Acid Attack Survivors

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Women left disfigured by horrific acid attacks have undergone specialist surgery, free of charge, by a British plastic surgeon. Asim Shahmalak has...

Woman Left Scalped After Getting Hair Caught In A Power Drill

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: Graphic Content Below A woman whose hair became caught in a power drill has almost fully recovered after the traumatic incident left her w...

This Woman Has Spent £20,000 To Look Like Pamela Anderson

Barcroft | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Carolyn Anderson is a seriously big fan of Pamela Anderson. The look-a-like has spent £20,000 and 20 years of her life emulating her favourite st...

Is Beauty Really a Privilege?

Antonia Mariconda | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Mariconda

Staying young and attractive certainly seems to be hugely important in today's society. It's difficult to imagine anyone bemoaning the fact that they're beautiful; being physically attractive is considered fortunate, and when beautiful people to complain about their beauty, it seems ungrateful almost.

The Oscars Goody Bags Contain Something Very, Very Weird

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Before you feel sorry for those who don't pick up a golden statue at this year's Oscars (or start another #PoorLeo-style hashtag) you might want to ta...

Why Being Turned Down for Cosmetic Surgery Is Sometimes a Good Thing

Antonia Mariconda | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Mariconda

My enthusiasm turned to dismay when I was told that I didn't need the procedure because I didn't have enough facial laxity. I was flatly turned down. It turns out that my jowls are, in actual fact, a figment of my imagination.

Are We Finally Getting Over Our Obsession With Big Breasts?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Breasts have been big news in recent weeks, with The Sun's Page 3 and debate around breastfeeding in public dominating headlines. While big breasts...

Girl Survives Freak Explosion That Burned 45% Of Her Skin After Lighting A Candle

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Just three months ago, Kilee Brookbank lost almost half of her skin when she lit a candle in her home that led to a freak explosion. On 10 November...

'I Don't Want To Look Like A Plastic Barbie Doll'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 24.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Joan Collins has admitted she doesn't understand why so many stars choose to have plastic surgery, when the results can look "horrific". SEE MORE: ...

Two-Hour Non-Surgical 'Puppet Facelift' Promises Youthful Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Move over Botox, there's a new face primping procedure in town. The 'puppet facelift' is the latest plastic surgery trend to take off among women w...

Has the Cosmetics Industry Aged Well?

Dr Patrick Bowler | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Patrick Bowler

I began my career over twenty-five years ago and I can safely say that the cosmetic industry has evolved to the point of being almost unrecognisable. Every aspect of the profession has changed in some way, from the equipment and products we use to the patients and conditions we treat.

Ten Things You Need to Know Before You Buy a Designer Vagina

Suzi Godson | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Godson

The first clinical reports of cosmetic labiaplasty procedures appeared in 1984, but by the late 1990s the "designer vagina'' had entered public discourse, largely as a result of media coverage in glossy women's magazines.

The Rise of the Selfie

Jag Chana | Posted 08.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jag Chana

People are not only viewing retouched images in the media, but these days, most cameras in smartphones have built-in filters and effects to enhance photographs. 2014 was the year of the selfie and this has certainly been true for my practice, as I have seen a rise in patients wanting cosmetic procedures and using the selfie to demonstrate what they don't like about their features.

Miss BumBum Model Reveals Horrific Infection Caused By Cosmetic Fillers (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK

WARNING: This report contains graphic images, reader discretion is advised A model who previously competed in Brazil’s annual Miss BumBum contes...

Can You Guess Who This Guy Spent £100K Trying To Look Like?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Do those pouting lips, HD brows and dreamy gaze look familiar to you? They should do – for make-up artist Jordan James Parke has spent £100,000...

Miss BumBum Contestant Hospitalised After Botched Cosmetic Surgery

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A model who previously won second place in Brazil's infamous Miss BumBum competition is in intensive care following a botched cosmetic surgery procedu...

How Safe Are Temporary Boob Jobs?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Temporary breast augmentations are on the rise, but how exactly does the procedure work and, more importantly, how safe is it? Breasts are tempora...

Kellie Reveals Surgery Hell

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Kellie Maloney has opened up about a recent “terrifying” cosmetic surgery ordeal that left her fighting for her life. SEE MORE: ''Celebrity Bi...

'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...

Before And After: Extreme Plastic Surgery Transformations

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The ever popular plastic surgery trend in Asia is yet to die down. The craze sees millions of people go under the knife each year in order to conf...

Oh My Gosh! Look at Her Bum!

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

There is a difference between a shapely bottom and a big bum. Back in the day, women used to ask "Does my bum look big in this?" If it did, they would scream and change outfit. Fast forward years later, when the same question is asked, we want the person being asked to respond, "Yes it does, and it looks fabulous darling."