How to reduce bruising after having lip filler injections

The pursuit of the perfect pout shows no signs of abating, and lip filler injections are as popular as ever. Lip enhancement with temporary dermal fillers can create definition and symmetry in the vermillion border or outline of the lips, can contour the Cupid’s bow, can add volume and fullness to the upper and lower […]

International Nurses Day: spotlight on our squad

Every year on 12 May, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth, International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world. Karidis Clinic is super-powered by nurses, and we take this moment to honour their hard work and dedication. This year’s International Nurses Day, the focus is on showcasing their incredible work and the difference they make […]

Dermal filler safety: Put yourself in the right hands

Injectables such as dermal fillers and wrinkle relaxing injections are highly effective, clinically proven and well tolerated aesthetic treatments and millions of patients worldwide enjoy their anti-ageing benefits. As they are deemed non-surgical or minimally invasive, it’s tempting to think they are without risk, but this isn’t always the case which is why it’s essential […]

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 […]

The rise of the non-surgical nose job

It comes as no surprise that nose jobs (rhinoplasty) are one of the most popular aesthetic surgeries in the world. As a non-invasive alternative, non-surgical rhinoplasty has also been gaining in popularity over the last few years for both men and women. There are not many people who are happy with their nose. Whether they […]

Dermal fillers vs facelift surgery

In recent years, the popularity of non-surgical injectable treatments and their increasing versatility has led some to claim that the traditional nip and tuck facelift is on its way out. However, one of the big predictions for 2020 made by The Aesthetic Society, which represents more than 2,600 American aesthetic plastic surgeons, is the return […]

Time to refresh your ‘Zoom Face’

Video chats with friends and constant online work meetings has made us all focus on our facial imperfections and become uncomfortably aware of the toll that the current pandemic is taking on our looks. Coupled with the prospect of more restrictions and further lockdowns, it’s no surprise that many of us are searching for ways […]

The Lockdown List: our most in-demand cosmetic surgery procedures

‘Zoom face envy’, lockdown weight gain and the ability to hide away while you’re recovering from your op have all been credited with an increase in cosmetic surgery demand over the last few months. Certainly, here at Karidis Clinic, we’ve been busy during lockdown answering your queries and discussing your concerns during the online consultations […]

Facial rejuvenation procedures explained

You know that you’re unhappy when you look in the mirror and see the ageing transformation that seems to have slowly but surely taken place, but are you sure exactly what you need to subtly reverse those ageing changes? Here’s our guide to facial rejuvenation – both surgical and non-surgical – and how you can […]

Mr Alex Karidis speaks out on dermal filler safety on ITV’s This Morning

 Alex was asked to join Phil and Holly on ITV’s This Morning yesterday as they interviewed 31-year-old Anastasiia from the Ukraine who, having spent thousands of pounds visiting aesthetic clinics, decided it was easier to start injecting her lips and cheeks herself to get the plump, youthful facial contours she loved. We have certainly seen […]