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October 15, 2018

Does Someone You Love Have Symptoms of Varicose Vein Disease?

One of the most common problems which can affect the legs and feet, particularly in older people, is varicose vein disease.
October 3, 2018

Why Australians Should Avoid the Lure of Hair Transplant Tourism

Hair loss can be a difficult topic to talk about for the millions of men (and women) it affects worldwide. As well as being an embarrassing and a hit to self-confidence, hair loss can have a detrimental effect on one’s appearance that, in the past, was difficult to address.
October 2, 2018

Get Rid of Cankles With Liposuction

What are cankles? If your ankles are swollen, overlarge, or seem to merge with your calves rather than being clearly defined, you may know them as ‘cankles’.
August 28, 2018

Choosing the Right Hair Transplant Surgeon and Clinic: Key Questions to Ask

Choosing a clinic to perform an FUE hair transplant is a serious business! You need to understand what the procedure involves, why it’s the best option for you, what the risks are, and what results you can realistically expect. You need to be comfortable with your surgeon and feel that all your questions are answered honestly.
August 22, 2018

Brighten Your Under Eye with Periorbital Vein Removal

Periorbital veins stretch underneath the eye, around the eye socket, and up across the temple. In normal circumstances these veins are invisible under the skin.
August 22, 2018

The Dangers of Cosmetic Surgery Tourism: Don’t Risk Getting Liposuction Overseas

At first it sounds like the perfect plan – a quick and cheap holiday to a nearby country and enjoying a cocktail while you relax by the poolside, recovering from your liposuction.
July 25, 2018

Varicose Veins: Are we Vain about our Veins?

Varicose veins are often dismissed as a cosmetic problem – it’s pure vanity, right? Ropey, blue blood vessels that protrude the surface of the skin can be unsightly, that’s true – but you may be surprised to learn they can cause symptoms of increasing severity; from itching and swelling, to potentially fatal blood clots, and everything in between.
July 19, 2018

Which Facial Hair Style Will You Rock with FUE Facial Hair Transplant?

In the 1700s, facial hair attracted a stereotype of a rough and rustic man, while a smooth shave was associated with being a gentleman. Side whiskers returned in the 1800s and a moustache was adopted from the British Cavalry soldiers after they won a battle.
July 17, 2018

Say Goodbye to Love Handles with VASER Liposuction

For the love handles we don’t love, it would be wonderful to kiss them goodbye! VASER Liposuction could help achieve that goal.
June 21, 2018

What is Hair Transection and How Can it Affect My Hair Transplant?

During Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) hair transplants, a transection is the accidental cutting or harming of the hair bulb. While this may seem innocuous, hair bulbs are the source of hair growth. In other words: the more hair follicles that are cut or harmed, the less successful the transplant is. So how can one minimise the risks for follicle transections?