Latest global cosmetic surgery statistics released

cosmetic surgery statistics

We are seeing a year on year upwards trend in the number of consumers who are opting for cosmetic surgery procedures, and this year is no exception. New figures that have been published by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) show that there has been another global increase in uptake of cosmetic surgery. […]

Millennials driving interest in cosmetic surgery, according to new poll

interest in cosmetic surgery

Results from a new online survey conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of RealSelf, have identified that two-fifths of UK adults are considering some form of cosmetic treatment over the next year or so. The poll, which was undertaken amongst a sample of over 1000 adults aged 18 and above, was conducted in July 2018 […]

Breast augmentation adverts are banned by advertising watchdog

breast augmentation consultation

A huge 3.6 million of us in the UK tuned in to watch the live final of this year’s Love Island series, watching Danni and Jack crowned winners of this seriously addictive reality TV show. Although it has wide-ranging appeal and was great water cooler chat for many of us this summer, it is most […]

Breast surgery and nipples: all the questions you wanted to ask

breast surgery and nipples

If you are planning on having cosmetic breast surgery one of the most common questions women ask is what will happen to their nipples. There are a number of things to consider before deciding the nature of the surgery that feels right for you, all of which should be considered thoroughly and discussed with your surgeon before you go under the […]

Trim labiaplasty vs wedge labiaplasty

Trim labiaplasty vs wedge labiaplasty

Labiaplasty is becoming an increasingly popular cosmetic procedure – the size and shape of a woman’s labia can often affect how they feel about their body as a whole. If they feel it is larger or more elongated than ‘normal’ then this can have two possible implications. Firstly, it can cause discomfort; causing pain during intercourse, during some sports and also sometimes if they […]

How quickly will I recover from a labiaplasty?

labiaplasty recovery

A labiaplasty is a cosmetic surgery technique which changes the appearance of the folds of the skin that surround the vulva. There are two parts of the labia – the labia minora and the labia majora, both of which (or either) can be altered as part of the procedure. The operation is usually chosen to […]