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As PIP implant boss is jailed for 4 years my fear remains that this seemingly lenient sentence won’t deter other health scammers in the future. A blog by Angelica Kavouni

PIP company boss Jean-Claude Mas has been sentenced to 4 years and given a 75,000 Euro fine, leaving many breast implant recipients feeling let down yet again. Many will feel that this punishment is too lenient and the worry remains … Continue reading

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To FROTOX or not to FROTOX, that is the question

  A number of my regular patients have been asking me about FROTOX/iovera (the latest ‘big thing’ in aesthetic medicine to have entered the UK anti-ageing market), so I think it’s time to document a few of my thoughts about … Continue reading

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Calls for further PIP investigation need to be heeded

  Calls for further PIP investigation need to be heeded Two independent environmental scientists, Andre Menache, director of consumer protection organisation Antidote Europe, and Dr Victoria Martindale, an environmental campaigner, raise concerns about a chemical substance in the PIP industrial grade silicone, that could potentially … Continue reading

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Review of the Regulation of Cosmetic Interventions – the Keogh report

 The Keogh report finally puts into place plans to regulate our industry – something we, as cosmetic plastic surgens, have been requesting for some time.  The key regulations they call for are something no bone fide cosmetic surgeon would argue against: making all … Continue reading

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