Are my rhinoplasty expectations realistic?

Despite being one of the most popular and widely performed cosmetic surgery procedures, rhinoplasty can achieve lower patient satisfaction in comparison to a breast augmentation or an abdominoplasty. On RealSelf, the cosmetic surgery review site, it rates 90% patient satisfaction, compared to 95% for tummy tucks and 97% for boob jobs. Partly this is due […]

The 3 cosmetic surgery procedures you’ve probably never heard of

A global pandemic does not seem to have slowed down the demand for cosmetic surgery both here in the UK and around the world and, alongside well-known ops such as boob jobs and tummy tucks, newer cosmetic surgery procedures are emerging. These treatments often arise as a response to patient-led demand to tackle less conventional […]

Join our team!

We’re looking for a special person to join our team as our front of house receptionist. As the first point of contact for Karidis Clinic, you are required to create a welcoming atmosphere to the clinic ensuring all visitors are greeted in a professional manner, and ensuring they are comfortable. If they are first time […]

Male demand for body contouring surgery remains firm, according to latest cosmetic surgery stats

A global pandemic actually became the perfect time to undergo a procedure as plastic surgeons around the world reported record numbers of enquiries throughout lockdown. Whether it’s due to the phenomenon of Zoom anxiety, the ability to hide behind a mask, concern about quarantine weight gain or the ability to recover in secret while working […]

Love the skin you’re in: self-care during the menopause

Davina McCall recently fronted a new Channel 4 show that delved into realities of the menopause by speaking to doctors and other professionals as well as sharing her own experiences. As per the NHS website, the menopause – defined as the end of a woman’s menstrual cycles – on average occurs at 51. There is […]

The bridal beauty countdown – according to the experts

Fingers crossed that the limitations on weddings will be fully removed on 21st June. But whether your wedding is composed of just 15 guests or 150, it’s still a bride’s big day. With little time left to prepare for a relaxing on lockdown rules, here’s our timeline for ultimate bridal beauty.  Lead Nurse at Karidis […]

Ready for the big reveal?

As rules on socialising are easing and with Boris promising this will be the “last lockdown ever”, it seems the big concern is when we can stop wearing masks and finally face the world. According to Google Trends, questions such as ‘When can we stop wearing face masks in the UK?’ and ‘When will masks […]

Did you know hyaluronic acid injectables can lift as well as fill?

The popularity of injectable dermal fillers continues to skyrocket as more of us begin to appreciate their versatility as a minimally invasive procedure. We know they can enhance the chin or jawline, smooth the hollows beneath the eyes, plump up pouts, fill facial folds and restore the rounded youthful contours of the cheeks and our […]

Abdominoplasty – No Quick Fix 

It’s not surprising that the easing of lockdown has fuelled demand for body reshaping procedures, such as tummy tucks and liposuction, as we all want to look our best when we are finally able to socialise without restrictions. Cosmetic surgery, though, should always be approached with caution and the role of the ethical plastic surgeon […]

Is it possible to reverse sun damage? Our skin experts reveal all

Rising temperatures and longer, sunnier days coupled with a relaxing of lockdown rules means that we are all starting to spend more hours outside. We may now be aware of how important wearing a high factor sunscreen is to protect our skin, but many of us are suffering from sun damage accumulated from many years […]