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Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is a procedure that is widely misunderstood. Although this treatment has been widely portrayed as a beauty treatment in the media, the reality is that PRP is a medical procedure, and it is not new. This article will help to dispel the myths and misconceptions...
The number of patients undergoing appearance-altering procedures is increasing, whether they do so as treatment for an existing condition or as an elected cosmetic procedure. Consequently, many patients experience difficulties in coming to terms with changes to their looks, or may have...
One of the most significant innovations in the rejuvenation of the ageing face over the last 10 years has been the introduction of non-surgical treatments for the relaxation of facial wrinkles, restoration of lost volume and correction of the excess of skin. Mesotherapy, platelet-rich plasma,...
When working as an aesthetic practitioner, the importance of taking good medical records cannot be overstated. In this article, Gemma Fromage discusses what makes a good medical record, and highlights some of the key areas that should always be documented
Abdominoplasty, also referred to as the tummy tuck procedure, involves removing excess skin and fat, and may include tightening separated muscles, creating an abdominal profile that is smother and firmer. Typically combined with liposuction to achieve optimal results, abdominoplasty includes...
Aesthetic medicine is a specialty with a distinct lack of regulation. As a result, this important field of medicine is often not taken seriously or given the respect and recognition that it deserves. In this article, Helena Collier argues that greater regulation of this field is needed if we are...
In this regular feature, aesthetic nurse Claudia McGloin presents a brief synopsis of a range of recently published articles on medical aesthetics. Research roundup aims to provide an overview, rather than a detailed summary and critique, of the papers selected. Should you wish to look at any of...
As we enter the festive season and the year draws to a close, the BACN reflects on the work they have done over the past year—the most recent event being their annual conference. In this article, BACN Chair Sharon Bennett provides an overview of this year's BACN conference, which was held in...
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