Cosmetic Surgery

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 07.07.2015 | 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...

Woman Shares 'Nose Job Selfies' On Snapchat

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 21.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: article contains images that some readers may find distressing When logging on to social media you expect to be inundated by photos of b...

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 10.05.2015 | 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 11.05.2015 | 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...