Melanoma Awareness: Identifying Types of Skin Cancers

17
May
2022

Melanoma Awareness: Identifying Types of Skin Cancers

Up to 86% of skin cancer cases in the UK alone are preventable according to Cancer Research UK but how do you Identify Different Types of Skin Cancers?

Boost Your Wellbeing With Holistic Aesthetics

09
May
2022

Boost Your Wellbeing With Holistic Aesthetics

Many of us are feeling stressed, sad and sluggish right now. So how can we improve our sense of well-being?

How to Tame Dull, Lifeless and Sagging Menopausal Skin

04
May
2022

How to Tame Dull, Lifeless and Sagging Menopausal Skin

We think the symptoms of menopause start with hot flushes. However, changes can be subtle and start way earlier than you think, we're talking perimenopause...

What Are The Benefits of Collagen Supplements?

21
Apr
2022

What Are The Benefits of Collagen Supplements?

One of the most common questions I get asked is, What can I do to make my skin look better? The answer, unsurprisingly, is not a simple one...

Summer Bodies Are Made in Winter

12
Apr
2022

Summer Bodies Are Made in Winter

Many of us experience the feeling of panic getting into swimwear. So we have collected some top tips and tricks to make this year different!

Who Should You Trust to Do Your Botox and Fillers?

06
Apr
2022

Who Should You Trust to Do Your Botox and Fillers?

Dr Eccleston is Tatlers "Man in the Midlands for Botox" and has fixed complications rising from badly done injectables. So, who should be injecting your Botox?

Skin, Stress, Sun, Pollution, Smoking, Sleep, Alcohol, Diet

31
Mar
2022

Skin, Stress, Sun, Pollution, Smoking, Sleep, Alcohol, Diet

From late nights on the town to long commutes with no fresh air, your lifestyle could be causing your skin more damage than you realise.

Everything You Need to Know About Microneedling

25
Mar
2022

Everything You Need to Know About Microneedling

You might have heard about micro-needling before, but what exactly is involved in this treatment? What results can you expect?

How to Identify the 5 Different Types of Melanoma

21
Mar
2022

How to Identify the 5 Different Types of Melanoma

Skin cancer affects over 100,000 people in the UK alone. Knowing how to identify skin cancer can save someone’s life.

The Shocking Link Between Depression and Roaccutane

10
Mar
2022

The Shocking Link Between Depression and Roaccutane

Acne sufferers will be familiar with Roaccutane. However it is responsible for over 10 suicides per year, so we need to discuss its effect on acne sufferers.

Microbiome: The Trendiest Word You’ll Hear in 2022

04
Mar
2022

Microbiome: The Trendiest Word You’ll Hear in 2022

Microbiome - Is a community of microorganisms (bacteria, fungi, viruses) that work together in and on the human body. So just why is everyone talking about it?

Do You Really Need to Use SPF in Winter?

28
Feb
2022

Do You Really Need to Use SPF in Winter?

SPF isn't always on your to-do list, even in the summer, yet some people use SPF daily even in the winter. So what's the truth, do we really need SPF in Winter?

Is It Worth Getting Botox In Your 20s?

16
Feb
2022

Is It Worth Getting Botox In Your 20s?

Is It Worth Getting Botox In Your 20s? How young is too young to receive a Botox treatment? Dr Rupert Critchley explains everything...

Your Complete Guide to Lip Fillers

01
Feb
2022

Your Complete Guide to Lip Fillers

Here's a Doctors guide to everything you need to know about lip fillers... no ‘duck lip’ or ‘trout pouts' here!

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Botox

25
Jan
2022

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Botox

Think Botox is all about lines and wrinkles? Think again! Let us guide you through the top 5 other surprising uses of wrinkle relaxing injections...

How to Christmas Shop for Skincare Like an Expert

06
Dec
2021

How to Christmas Shop for Skincare Like an Expert

Our ultimate Christmas skincare guide will lighten the load as we approach the festive season, giving you top tips for skincare-based stocking fillers.

ENDYMED Intensif - My Latest Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

16
Nov
2021

ENDYMED Intensif - My Latest Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

Like smooth, tightened and re-energised skin? Then you'll love the new ENDYMED Intensif treatment!

The Complete Guide to Dental Implants

07
Oct
2021

The Complete Guide to Dental Implants

Dental implants are one of the most popular dental procedures but the dental world is changing. Here is everything you need to know about dental implants...

Everything You Need to Know About Fat Transfer Procedures

28
Sep
2021

Everything You Need to Know About Fat Transfer Procedures

What is fat transfer? What are the positives? What are the negatives? Here is everything you need to know according to an expert fat transfer Doctor...

Does Sun Exposure on the Head Result in Hair Loss?

18
Aug
2021

Does Sun Exposure on the Head Result in Hair Loss?

Most Brits have experienced sunburn and one of the most common places for men is on their heads, but does it cause baldness? Let's ask a Dr...

Which Is the Best Teeth Whitening:At Home or at the Dentist?

04
Aug
2021

Which Is the Best Teeth Whitening:At Home or at the Dentist?

There are so many teeth whitening treatments available, from home kits to dentist prescribed kits and performed by a dentist. So, which is the best option?

Plastic Surgery Trends: Is Plastic Surgery The New Natural?

28
Jul
2021

Plastic Surgery Trends: Is Plastic Surgery The New Natural?

Are nose jobs and boob jobs still as popular in 2021 as they were 10 years ago? We asked a plastic surgeon for the hottest plastic surgery trends of 2021...

Questions You Should Ask When Booking a Hair Transplant

12
Jul
2021

Questions You Should Ask When Booking a Hair Transplant

Hair transplant surgery is a big decision and not one that should be rushed into. Here are 5 questions you need to be asking before the procedure...

Everything You Need to Know About Vitamin D

04
Jul
2021

Everything You Need to Know About Vitamin D

Vitamin D Deficiency has reached endemic proportions in many parts of the world. Here's how to ensure you are receiving your recommended vitamin intake...

Stress & Hair Loss: The Ultimate Guide by a Hair Loss Doctor

17
Jun
2021

Stress & Hair Loss: The Ultimate Guide by a Hair Loss Doctor

Is there really a link between hair loss and stress? We ask the UK's leading hair loss Doctor to see if it's true, and if so, what can we do about it.

The Lip Lift: FAQs Answered by a Surgeon

11
Jun
2021

The Lip Lift: FAQs Answered by a Surgeon

The lip lift is a surgical procedure to give you permanently larger lips. Is this the alternative to lip fillers? Let's ask a plastic surgeon...

7 Sunburn Tips That Will Change Your Life

01
Jun
2021

7 Sunburn Tips That Will Change Your Life

We love the sun (and love SPF even more) but still get sunburnt every now and again so here are 7 life-changing tips for dealing with a painful sunburn.

Cosmetic Surgery and Knowing Your Rights

30
May
2021

Cosmetic Surgery and Knowing Your Rights

As the popularity of cosmetic procedures continues to rise, so too do the number of complaints and the volume of incidents involving risky practices. Be safe.

10 Expert Tips to Undergo Safer Facial Cosmetic Surgery

19
Apr
2021

10 Expert Tips to Undergo Safer Facial Cosmetic Surgery

Only surgeons with appropriate training and experience should perform cosmetic surgery. Here are my top ten tips when choosing to undergo cosmetic surgery...

Why Is Combination Surgery Is on the Rise?

17
Feb
2021

Why Is Combination Surgery Is on the Rise?

Plastic surgeons around the globe have seen a sharp increase in cosmetic surgery enquiries this year for multiple procedures.

Dr Sophie Describes Being at the Frontline of COVID-19

11
Feb
2021

Dr Sophie Describes Being at the Frontline of COVID-19

Dr Sophie Shooter returned to the NHS during the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK and describes her experience on the front line.

What  To Consider Before Getting a Lockdown Nose Job

01
Feb
2021

What To Consider Before Getting a Lockdown Nose Job

Last year, the Zoom Boom phenomenon prompted a surge in demand for rhinoplasties, also known as nose jobs.

Can Natural Remedies Tighten the Vaginal Muscles?

29
Jan
2020

Can Natural Remedies Tighten the Vaginal Muscles?

Can natural remedies tighten the vaginal muscles? All your vaginal tightness questions and solutions are answered by our favourite expert Doctor.

Should You Change Your Skincare Routine in Winter?

10
Jan
2020

Should You Change Your Skincare Routine in Winter?

Is they key to avoiding dry skin and cracked lips as simple as a change in skincare?

Can Natural Remedies Cure Vaginal Dryness?

23
Oct
2019

Can Natural Remedies Cure Vaginal Dryness?

Celebrities love natural remedies to cure women’s health problems, such as vaginal dryness, but is there actually any truth to them?

Your Ultimate Guide to Non-surgical Facelifts

15
Oct
2019

Your Ultimate Guide to Non-surgical Facelifts

7 ways you can get a facelift that doesn't require hospitals or knives. Sounds too good to be true? Read on to find out how...

The Best Treatments to Reduce Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)

31
Jul
2019

The Best Treatments to Reduce Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)

If you suffer from hyperhidrosis, you may think that you've exhausted every solution. Here’s our guide to the best treatments for excessive underarm sweating.

Everything You Need to Know About Botox and Dermal Fillers

16
Jul
2019

Everything You Need to Know About Botox and Dermal Fillers

How long do Fillers last? What's the difference between Fillers and Botox? All these and more are answered in this ultimate guide to Botox and Fillers!

Q&A: 3 Things You NEED to Know Before CoolSculpting

26
Jun
2019

Q&A: 3 Things You NEED to Know Before CoolSculpting

The definitive checklist for anyone thinking about having fat freezing (CoolSculpting) treatment, by one of the UK's leading Doctors.

The Tweakments Guide: How to Find the Best Cosmetic Clinic

08
Apr
2019

The Tweakments Guide: How to Find the Best Cosmetic Clinic

Consulting Room is very proud to be highlighted as a go-to place to find cosmetic clinics and practitioners in The Tweakments Guide published by Alice Hart Davis.

Celebrating International Women’s Day From a Female Doctor

08
Mar
2019

Celebrating International Women’s Day From a Female Doctor

International Women’s Day is a much-celebrated worldwide event that highlights the social, economic, cultural achievements and contributions made by women.

The Ultimate Guide to Strengthening Pelvic Floor Muscles

29
Jan
2019

The Ultimate Guide to Strengthening Pelvic Floor Muscles

The benefits of pelvic floor exercises are well-documented and are recommended to help problems such as stress urinary incontinence and a prolapsed uterus.

Diagnosing Female Hair Loss

16
Jan
2019

Diagnosing Female Hair Loss

Hair loss in women can occur as an isolated health problem or as a symptom of an underlying medical condition. Here is how I diagnose it and how to solve it.

Diagnosing Male Hair Loss

16
Jan
2019

Diagnosing Male Hair Loss

How we diagnose male hair loss and how resolving underlying health problems or stopping medication may actually be enough to reverse the hair loss.

What Happens to Your Skin During a Chemical Peel?

09
Jan
2019

What Happens to Your Skin During a Chemical Peel?

Chemical Peels are minimally invasive, inexpensive treatments to get glowing skin. If you are considering this treatment, here’s everything you need to know...

Autumn Skin Care - 3 Top Treatments To Rejuvenate Your Skin

20
Nov
2018

Autumn Skin Care - 3 Top Treatments To Rejuvenate Your Skin

Are you ready to embrace an Autumn Skin Care regime to help tackle some of the signs of premature skin ageing?

Can You Get Natural-Looking Results With Dermal Fillers?

17
Oct
2018

Can You Get Natural-Looking Results With Dermal Fillers?

Love the skin your in with a natural approach to looking refreshed, happy and rested with Dermal Fillers.

Everything You Need to Know About Labiaplasty

02
Oct
2018

Everything You Need to Know About Labiaplasty

Expert Surgeon Mr Shailesh Vadodaria explains everything you need to know if you are considering a labiaplasty.

Initial Considerations To Make If Hair Loss Is Identified

25
Sep
2018

Initial Considerations To Make If Hair Loss Is Identified

Suffering from hair loss can be a devastating prospect and with up to 50% of both men and women being affected by the age of 50, the issue is a common one.

The Dangers of Dichotomising Food

24
Aug
2018

The Dangers of Dichotomising Food

This might seem a tad controversial to some, especially coming from a nutritionist, but … ALL foods have a place in our diet, that’s right all of them.

Hair: What Is It and How Does It Grow?

05
Jul
2018

Hair: What Is It and How Does It Grow?

Hair loss expert, Dr Silan Fernando discusses the basics of hair, in a healthy state, and how to understand the causes of hair loss.

Beware the Dangers of Discounted Cosmetic Treatment

25
Apr
2018

Beware the Dangers of Discounted Cosmetic Treatment

What I've heard as a nurse about syringe sharing and other unnecessary risks and infections, discounted treatments quite frankly makes me quite ill!

Launch of The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners(JCCP)

07
Mar
2018

Launch of The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners(JCCP)

UK’s leading medical and aesthetic associations launch JCCP register to protect the public from rogue cosmetic practitioners.

GMC Urges Cosmetic Procedure Patients to Question Doctors

10
Jun
2016

GMC Urges Cosmetic Procedure Patients to Question Doctors

People thinking of having a cosmetic procedure are being urged to question their doctors before going ahead with treatment.

Selfies Don’t Tell the ‘Tooth’ About Your Smile

21
Apr
2016

Selfies Don’t Tell the ‘Tooth’ About Your Smile

Selfies - Love them or hate them they are here to stay and they may be responsible for a 30% rise in teeth whitening and cosmetic dentistry!

Can You Self-Inject Botox and Fillers?

08
Mar
2016

Can You Self-Inject Botox and Fillers?

Should you self inject? According to YouTube Vloggers who are self-injecting dermal fillers and botulinum toxin, yes but we say NO, NO, NO!

Stimulating Collagen with PRP and PDO-Threads

02
Dec
2015

Stimulating Collagen with PRP and PDO-Threads

Threads create a lifting effect, whilst stimulating collagen at the same time. This is why I team the PDO Threads with PRP for its healing properties.

Everything You Need to Know About Cometic Dentistry

11
Aug
2015

Everything You Need to Know About Cometic Dentistry

There are lots of reasons to get cosmetic dental work done. Here's everything you need to know according to a top London cosmetic dentist.

Teen Screen Addiction: The Generation Y Digital Experiment

26
Jun
2015

Teen Screen Addiction: The Generation Y Digital Experiment

The number of hours we spend looking at screens has increased and our technology addiction epidemic is having a hugely detrimental impact on our physical and mental health. 

Electrolysis Treatment: The Myths and The Facts

16
Jun
2015

Electrolysis Treatment: The Myths and The Facts

Here the British Institute & Association of Electrolysis (BIAE) dispel the myths and lay out the truth about electrolysis treatment.

The Anatomy of Hair and How It Affects Hair Loss

19
Mar
2015

The Anatomy of Hair and How It Affects Hair Loss

According to an article in The Daily Mail, 94% of men put losing hair as their top fear. Don't fear - hair loss treatments are becoming increasingly popular.

The Dangers of Not Researching Your Cosmetic Surgeon

04
Mar
2015

The Dangers of Not Researching Your Cosmetic Surgeon

How many stories have you seen in the paper and on TV about botched up plastic surgery? Doing your research is SO important.

Is Acne Laser Treatment Effective for Teenage Skin?

11
Feb
2015

Is Acne Laser Treatment Effective for Teenage Skin?

Teenage acne is super frustrating and unfortunately affects almost 80% of teenagers, if not treated properly it can lead to scarring.

How Social Media Is Increasing Demand for Cosmetic Surgery

24
Jun
2014

How Social Media Is Increasing Demand for Cosmetic Surgery

This awareness of how we are perceived on social networking sites has led to an increase in facial cosmetic surgery.

Will MCA Micro Needling Bring New Life to Damaged Skin?

03
Jun
2014

Will MCA Micro Needling Bring New Life to Damaged Skin?

Is dry tattooing (also known as medical skin needling or microneedling) be the answer to treating damaged skin?

Botox Treatments Should Be Natural!

11
Feb
2014

Botox Treatments Should Be Natural!

Are celebs falling out of love with Botox and opting for other wrinkle reducing treatments that are less invasive?

Is Cosmetic Surgery Counselling a Must?

16
May
2013

Is Cosmetic Surgery Counselling a Must?

Psychologists are asking if mandatory psychological screening for people before cosmetic surgery is needed?

What You Need to Know About DIY Mole Removal

04
Feb
2013

What You Need to Know About DIY Mole Removal

Home remedies and DIY mole removal - Everything you need to know including the dangers explained by Mole removal expert, Dr. Ross Perry.

Are Dentists Allowed to Call Themselves Doctors?

22
Jan
2013

Are Dentists Allowed to Call Themselves Doctors?

Dentists have been able to call themselves by the title Doctor, but the Advertising Standards Authority disagrees as they believe the title is misleading.

Is Botox the Answer to Migraines and Headaches?

15
Nov
2012

Is Botox the Answer to Migraines and Headaches?

Chronic migraines are believed to affect 1.6% of the UK adult population and can be debilitating for the individual adults who have chronic migraines.

Can Vitamin b12 Injections Cause Nasty Rashes?

30
Oct
2012

Can Vitamin b12 Injections Cause Nasty Rashes?

This is a case report highlighting an unusual presentation of a woman suffering from acne-like symptoms potentially associated with high levels of Vitamin B12.

Direct Advertising of Botox to the Public Still Prevalent

06
Sep
2012

Direct Advertising of Botox to the Public Still Prevalent

The practice of promoting the prescription-only medicine of botulinum toxin, Botox?

Beauty Therapists and Botox - The Skills for Safe Treatment?

03
Sep
2012

Beauty Therapists and Botox - The Skills for Safe Treatment?

Aesthetic organisations say that Beauty Therapists don’t have the qualifications and medical skills needed to safely carry out Botox injections.

Should Teeth Whitening ONLY Be Performed by Dentists?

19
Apr
2012

Should Teeth Whitening ONLY Be Performed by Dentists?

Tooth-whitening situation is confusing for Dentists let alone the general public. Is it legal? Can non-dentists provide it? What concentration is safe/legal?

What Is the Key to Natural Looking Facial Rejuvenation?

13
Apr
2012

What Is the Key to Natural Looking Facial Rejuvenation?

If you seek treatment when you notice lines and wrinkles, the treatments only address these concerns. How do we prevent them from developing?

Leslie Ash Curse: Permanent Fillers Cause Permanent Problems

23
Mar
2012

Leslie Ash Curse: Permanent Fillers Cause Permanent Problems

Poor Leslie Ash - I can guarantee that her name will crop up over and over from my clients - “I don’t want to end up looking like Leslie Ash!”

Pip Breast Implant Refunds, Will It Work for Everyone?

15
Mar
2012

Pip Breast Implant Refunds, Will It Work for Everyone?

A woman received a refund off her credit card for her burst PIP breast implants - Does this mean refunds for other women affected by this scandal?

NHS Mops up PIP Breast Implant Patients From Private Clinics

20
Feb
2012

NHS Mops up PIP Breast Implant Patients From Private Clinics

3,000 women who were given faulty Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) breast implants have sought help from the NHS.

Angelina Jolie Looks “Vein” at Screen Actors Guild Awards

16
Feb
2012

Angelina Jolie Looks “Vein” at Screen Actors Guild Awards

Beautiful, slim and toned women like Angelina Jolie are more likely to suffer from prominent veins on the hands and arms.

The Furore Over Fillers! What Is All the Fuss Is About?

13
Feb
2012

The Furore Over Fillers! What Is All the Fuss Is About?

Speculation over the safety of cosmetic fillers has been much discussed in the past few. Here we speak to Dr Rita Rakus about her experience...

A Day in the Life of a Plastic Surgeon...

25
Oct
2011

A Day in the Life of a Plastic Surgeon...

Plastic Surgeon Dr Chris Inglefield gives us a rundown of his typical day - tummy tucks, septorhinoplasty, breast augmentations and blepharoplasty!

 Does Botox Actually Prevent Wrinkles?

18
Aug
2011

Does Botox Actually Prevent Wrinkles?

It's no secret that Botox is amazing at treating lines but does it actually prevent wrinkes from forming? A top plastic surgeons opinion...

My Personal Experience With Bio-Alcamid

18
Aug
2011

My Personal Experience With Bio-Alcamid

I have found out that it is always possible to be convinced about a treatment that simply does not do what it says on the tin! In fact quite the opposite!

How to Choose the Best Aesthetics Training Company in 3 Steps

07
Jul
2011

How to Choose the Best Aesthetics Training Company in 3 Steps

When you're looking for an injectable training company, there are three things you really want to know to ensure that you're going to get good value.

Can You Make Long-Term, Sustainable Changes to Your Skin?

28
Mar
2011

Can You Make Long-Term, Sustainable Changes to Your Skin?

A Drs recommended approach to skincare which produces lasting changes to your skin and is not just a temporary cosmetic cover-up. Sounds good to us!

Does Botox Work to Treat Cold Sores?

21
Jan
2011

Does Botox Work to Treat Cold Sores?

Cold sores are pesky nuisances that pop up when you least expect them and definitely don't want them to. Could Botox be the answer to banish them permanently?

Treating hyperpigmentation in Darker skin tones

04
Jan
2011

Treating hyperpigmentation in Darker skin tones

Why Combination peels? They are done to complement the efficacy of different ingredients that can be used for Treating hyperpigmentation in Darker skin tones

Eyebrow Tattooing Guide and Tips

02
Dec
2010

Eyebrow Tattooing Guide and Tips

Semi permanent make up has come a long way. The semi permanent make up nowadays looks natural. So what should you look for in a Micro Pigmentation Specialist.

And the Winner is... Cosmetic Surgery Gifting

30
Sep
2010

And the Winner is... Cosmetic Surgery Gifting

Fancy winning a Face Lift or a Tummy Tuck? One Harley Street clinic is causing controversy by giving away surgery.

Botox Training For Non-Medics Surely Not in the UK?!

31
Aug
2010

Botox Training For Non-Medics Surely Not in the UK?!

During a round of internet searching I discovered a site offering Botox and dermal filler training to non-medical personnel. Is this a good or bad idea?

Vaseline's Controversial Skin Lightening Facebook Widget

02
Aug
2010

Vaseline's Controversial Skin Lightening Facebook Widget

Facebook widget under fire for its detrimental effects on health, identity, self-image, racial supremacy and even colonial mentality.

Are Nanoparticles in Sunscreen Safe?

27
May
2010

Are Nanoparticles in Sunscreen Safe?

Nanoparticles are used in cosmetics and in particular sunscreen products. What are they? Are they safe? Should you be worried?

Smartlipo and Vaser Treatments, Which Is Right for Me?

22
Apr
2010

Smartlipo and Vaser Treatments, Which Is Right for Me?

Getting rid of stubborn fat is difficult and knowing which treatment is right for you is confusing. We ask Dr. Gabriel to tell us more about fat loss treatment.

Do Anti-Ageing Creams Increase The Risk of Skin Cancer?

22
Apr
2010

Do Anti-Ageing Creams Increase The Risk of Skin Cancer?

A cancer prevention expert has warned that popular ingredients in skin creams are "the most dangerous cosmetic products on the market", is it true?

Cosmetic Treatment Images - Badvertsing or Aspirational?

09
Apr
2010

Cosmetic Treatment Images - Badvertsing or Aspirational?

Parents want their children to grow up with a positive and healthy self-image so beware of the impact of advertising.