Posts Tagged“beauty”

Cosmetic surgery seems to be all the rage and shows no signs of slowing down. According to the Sun, Sea, Sand and Silicon project carried out at The University of Leeds, around 15,000 Australians are traveling overseas each year to undergo cosmetic surgery. Known as cosmetic holidays, they have become increasingly popular due to the lower cost of procedures abroad. And let’s face it, who doesn’t love a bit of sun? Getting your procedure done cheaper just sounds like an added bonus. But the question we need to be asking, is saving money on your surgery worth the risk? Sure,…

Summer has finally arrived: winter this year seemed to last forever, with unseasonably cold weather stretching well into May! With the advent of BBQ weather it can be tempting to strip down and simply rush outside to soak up the rays while you can. You need to resist this temptation at least a little! While the sunshine is warming and finally banishes the spectre of SAD, overexposure is dangerous! Sunburn is unsightly and uncomfortable, and that’s the very least of your worries. The sun’s rays can cause hyperpigmentation, dryness or even cancer. A trip to the Putney Skin Clinic can…

There are a lot of cosmetic surgeons these days due to the increase in demand. More people find cosmetic surgery appealing. If they have the money for the procedure and they think it would help them look better, they will give it a try. Not all surgeons are highly qualified though. Some of them might not give you the results you expected. These are some tips to help you find the perfect surgeon to meet your needs. Seek recommendations You might have friends or family members who have tried getting cosmetic surgery before. You can speak to them and ask…

To many, liposuction seems like a magical procedure that will eliminate fat without proper diet or exercise. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. There are many things patients should understand about liposuction before jumping in. 1. Liposuction Varieties The term liposuction encompasses a variety of options and methods. There’s BodyTite, for example, which is a minimally invasive procedure that targets fat cells while also tightening the skin. This is different from suction assisted liposuction (SAL), which only sucks out the fat cells. Discuss the options with your plastic surgeon thoroughly. You might be surprised at how many options there are, and…

I have never really been the type of girl to go for all of the beauty treatments that my friends do, in fact other than a haircut a trip to the beauty parlor was a rarity for me. All of this changed last year when a friend of mine bought me a treatment at the Sono Bello clinic, and ever since then, I find myself going to the beauty clinic at least once per month. There are many reasons for going to the beauty clinic but chief among them is just how special you feel when you go to the…

A lot of people have rhinoplasty, or a nose job, completed. In fact, it is one of the top cosmetic procedures performed the world over. Because of this, Dean Toriumi believes it is important people know the facts about this procedure. This will help them build realistic expectations, while at the same time ensuring the procedure is a success. Dean Toriumi Explains what Happens During Rhinoplasty During surgery: Only so much bone and/or cartilage can be removed. Too much would leave the skin without any shape, which can lead to so-called “polly beak”. The septum must all times remain properly…

For some reason, many people believe that braces are for children or teenagers only. They believe that after a certain age, teeth correction is either useless or that their situation is beyond repair. But in reality, it’s never too late to seek teeth corrections and people of all ages can get great results with a variety of procedures. Here are a few reasons why adults should consider getting braces. Improved Self Esteem People often underestimate the effect a smile can have on one’s self esteem. Our smile is the first thing people see about us. Withholding your smile can have…