Category Archives: Female plastic surgeon

One in five cosmetic surgery patients ‘is unsuitable’ Metro 17.03.13

There’s a piece in today’s Metro from BAAPS highlighting the problems of unfit patients undergoing cosmetic surgical procedures. This has always been high risk in the private sector, as pre operative medical assessments are not routinely performed (unlike the NHS). The article mentions the high … Continue reading

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How young is too young for plastic surgery?

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2279398/Our-new-bodies-curse-say-girls-mother-spent-20k-look-like-J-Lo.html I have been invited onto ITV’s This Morning couch tomorrow, to discuss the topic ‘how young is too young to have plastic surgery?’ An emotive subject with arguments for and against young women having surgery.  In my opinion it boils down … Continue reading

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UK plastic surgery statistics 2012: brows up, breasts down

  The latest data from BAAPS makes interesting reading.  My practice has definitely seen an increase in facelift surgery, but I seldom advise patients to undergo brow lifts, as I personally feel the procedure can change characteristic features too much. Why have the number of facelifts … Continue reading

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Yummy Mummy/Mommy Makeover Plastic Surgery – is it worth the risk?

I perform a number of Mommy Makeover combination surgeries (or Yummy Mummy as we term it in the UK).  There is no doubt that an increasing number of women are leaving their pregnancies until later in life, when the body has more … Continue reading

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Upper eyelid surgery under local anaesthetic – a patient’s blog DAY 7

I’m almost there!  Still have a lot of swelling but the bruising has almost gone.  Stitches came out today and I’m ready to rock! SOOOOOOO pleased, thank you Angelica! As I mentioned before, it’s very strange as my eyes feel … Continue reading

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Upper eyelid surgery under local anaesthetic – a patient’s blog DAY 3

Could it be possible that my eyelids feel ‘lighter’?  I have to say my eyes do not feel as tired as they would normally if that makes sense.  I wonder if the weight of my eyelids weighed more on my … Continue reading

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Upper eyelid surgery under local anaesthetic – a patient’s blog DAY 1

Well, survived the night!  Bruising is pretty impressive today – no pain at all which is weird.  I think I shall spend the day alternating ice with Arnica cream applications….can already see the difference in my eyelids (am VERY excited!!). I can’t wait for the next … Continue reading

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Upper eyelid surgery under local anaesthetic – a patient’s blog DAY 0

Throughout my life I have had quite heavy eyelids, but due to their unusual green colour, they have always been one of my most striking facial features.  Over the last five years I have noticed a dramatic change in my … Continue reading

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Labiaplasty is a bone fide plastic surgery procedure for ADULT women

   Labiaplasty is a bone fide plastic surgery procedure for ADULT women who have issues with enlarged or hypertrophic external labia (nothing to do with vaginal tightening or female circumcision…). Hormonal changes and post pregnancy are mostly the reasons why the labia become … Continue reading

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Why do so few women enter the surgical arm of the medical profession?

Interesting article exploring why so few female medics enter surgical careers. I see much of my personal journey mirrored here… Whilst we are seeing more women enter surgical faculties, there is no doubt that a large number are put off … Continue reading

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