Cosmetic Surgery

Human Barbie Is A 'Racist Space Alien' Says GQ

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Dressing up to be an exact human replica of Barbie should have set the alarm bells off, but after a spate of increasingly bizarre announcements from b...

This Treatment Literally Freezes Your Love Handles

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A Harley Street clinic has seen a huge increase in tummy and love-handle fat freezing treatments that they say is attributed to photographs of Keira K...

Needle or Knife: What Is the Future of Cosmetic Surgery in Britain?

Laura Casewell | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Casewell

The biggest debate which continues to rumble on is whether cosmetic surgery offers better results to non-surgical treatments. But is it actually more likely that a mixture of the two is often the key to patients getting the best results?

Woman Given Boob Job For Mother's Day Says It Has 'Transformed' Her Life

Nigel Bennett | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Flowers and chocolates were not on the gift list for Kandy Noad’s Mother’s Day - instead, her family gave what she's always wanted: a pair of new ...

‎Why Low Body Confidence Is One of the Biggest Threats Against a Women's Well-Being

BritChick Paris | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BritChick Paris

How many of us get up in the morning look in the mirror and sigh? Skin not clear enough, body not trim enough, hair not silky smooth enough? How many of us try on clothes that don't fit our shape because they are made for skinny mannequin size?

To Cut or Not to Cut

Jaki Scarcello | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jaki Scarcello

I am not sure who this woman is in my mirror but quite frankly she could with a little rest. I have started to question myself...am I more tired than I realize, am I ill? Is some horrid, as of yet undiagnosed disease, lurking behind those dark lines under my eyes?

Woman Left With Sagging Boobs And Rotting Fat Warns Against Sloppy Plastic Surgery Abroad

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A third of people who undergo plastic surgery choose to have the procedure abroad, lured by cheaper prices. But as with most cut-price offers, it'...

The Fat Revolution in Cosmetic Procedures

Stephen McCulley | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK
Stephen McCulley

Over the past few years there has been an explosion in the popularity of fat transfer procedures. Although fat transfer procedures (also known as fat ...

Twin Sisters Get £130,000 Surgery To Look Identical - And They Share The Same Boyfriend

Hotspot Media | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Twin sisters from Australia have taken their sisterly bond to the extreme by spending £150,000 on cosmetic surgery to look identical. The 28-year-...

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...

Woman Takes Barbie Transformation To Extreme, Uses Hypnotherapy To Become 'Brainless'

Barcroft | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Barbie-wannabe Blondie Bennett is making her obsession with becoming doll a reality - using hypnotherapy to make her brainless. The 38-year-old Ca...

Is Liposuction the Answer to Global Obesity?

Christine Morgan | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christine Morgan

Put the flags out. The recession is over. Austerity's a thing of the past. How do we know? Because more people than ever are going under the knife, that's how. Forget employment statistics, the housing market or even the size of bankers' bonuses. Apparently one of our strongest economic indicators is the number of people having cosmetic surgery.

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.

When Surgery Gets a Little Bit Hairy

Dr Bessam Farjo | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK
Dr Bessam Farjo

For those who love to get to grips with the ins and outs of surgery in all its glory, Channel 5's 'Botched Up Bodies' is dream viewing. On a recent episode, I operated on a patient who had previously spent in excess of £7,000 on hair transplant surgeries - which sadly, yielded little result.

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. ...

The Plastic Surgery Witch Hunt - Why We Should Take a Leaf Out of Venezuela's Book

Billie JD Porter | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Billie JD Porter

From Blake Lively's schnoz to Megan Fox's ongoing face transplant, celebrities as we know them are not exactly queuing up to admit to their surgery. Things couldn't be more different in Venezuela, where, on the contrary, a new nose, some porcelain teeth and cheek implants are somewhat of a status symbol, in a nation where facial bandages are worn with pride.

Jessica Elgot

British Surgeon Spends £50k Reconstructing The Faces Of Acid Attack Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

Kanwal Ashar was being stalked by a man, furious that she rejected his marriage proposal, obsessed with her after he saw her working in a beauty salo...

Smelly Boobs: A Sad Day For Women

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Someone in the marketing department for boobs and vaginas must be having a hearty old laugh, because how else to explain the new beauty product that a...

Obsessions of a Parent - How Our Body Image Can Affect Our Children

Nicci Roscoe | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nicci Roscoe

If we can't accept what we look like then how do our children stand a chance in a society that constantly sends out messages about how they expect us to appear?

Ditch the Gym and Still Look Your Best After Festive Excess

Laura Casewell | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Casewell

Heading back to work is depressing enough for most, without the worry of your clothes pinching at your waist or your tired skin making you look washed-out- so what can you do? As editor of The Cosmetic Surgery Guide, I'm lucky enough to get an insight into all of the revolutionary treatments on the market. Let me share my top 3 youth-boosting tips.

What's Gone Wrong With the Cosmetic Surgery Industry?

Stephen McCulley | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stephen McCulley

As cosmetic surgery becomes more common, we are in danger of becoming so over exposed to procedures that the ethics of how cosmetic surgery is covered by the media and marketed no longer matter.

Cosmetic Surgery Predicts The 8 Most Popular Procedures For 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While the new year will see many attempt to turn over a new leaf, it seems certain old habits die much harder than others - especially when it comes t...

Robbie Williams Gets a Much Needed Hair Transplant

Spencer Stevenson | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Spencer Stevenson

'I've had a thatch done and I didn't even need it. That's the weirdest thing. I had three months off and got bored.' A bizarre yet telling comment in my opinion however not the first we have heard from Robbie Williams - and I'm sure it will not be the last.

When Saying Yes Comes Before Patient Care - Robbie Williams' Unnecessary Hair Transplant

Dr Bessam Farjo | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Bessam Farjo

Robbie Williams has become one of Hollywood's latest to succumb to the lures of unnecessary surgery.

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 ...