Can Diastasis recti be fixed?

The physical and emotional changes that occur during pregnancy and childbirth are both wonderful and sometimes unwelcome. A common occurrence is diastasis recti, or separation of the connective tissue that holds the parallel rectus abdominis muscle tightly together to accommodate the growing baby. It’s estimated that two-thirds of women experience this separation by the final […]

Karolina’s rhinoplasty story

“I feel so much more confident. And even though my new nose hasn’t changed my face entirely in how I look in comparison to how I looked before, it has changed so much within me.” Our lovely patient Karolina, 30, recently let us join us on her rhinoplasty journey. She underwent the nose reshaping surgery […]

How common is this CoolSculpting complication?

Since CoolSculpting was first approved by the FDA for treatment of the flanks in 2010 and then the stomach two years later, it has fast become one of the most popular minimally invasive body contouring procedures. The CoolSculpting applicator is placed on the treatment area, and the fatty tissue is suctioned between two cooling plates. […]

How to get rid of gynecomastia

Gynecomastia, commonly known as male breast enlargement, can cause a great deal of distress to sufferers so it’s not surprising that so many men are searching for ways to get rid of gynecomastia. “From a psychological point of view, it can affect your confidence and self-esteem considerably,” comments Mr Alex Karidis, who is one of […]

The app is back!

Acting as your personal concierge from the moment you download it, the Karidis Clinic Cosmetic Surgery Patient Journey App supports your entire surgical journey with us, giving you prompts and alerts as to when to take action, rest, rebook and more. Hear from Mr Karidis, your dedicated nurse and previous patients about your desired operation. […]

Alex Karidis named best for London body contouring

In their recent Best of British issue, Claridges’ Maybourne magazine named Alex Karidis ‘London’s body contouring king’ as they praised the ‘tailored selection’ of surgical and non-surgical options for sculpting the body that is available at Karidis Clinic. They highlighted Alex’s superior surgical technique that results in quicker healing and minimal scarring, whether that’s for […]

How to tighten skin after weight loss naturally

The benefits of weight loss are well known and always welcome: more energy, a more defined body, and a marked improvement in general health and wellbeing. But one change that isn’t appreciated is loose skin. Whether the cause is rapid weight loss – studies show that about 70% of people who undergo bariatric surgery are […]

How to tighten loose skin on thighs 

The many benefits, both physical and psychological, of weight loss surgery were revealed in a study published earlier this year – those surveyed reported greater physical health, more energy and less body pain. However, many men and women who experience significant weight loss often have mixed feelings when they achieve their goal weight. While there […]

How to get rid of FUPA

In Beyoncé’s fourth Vogue cover spread she used the term ‘FUPA’ to describe the weight she had gained after giving birth to twins. After this interview, the question on everyone’s mind was what exactly is a ‘FUPA’ and how to get rid of it. What is FUPA? FUPA is an acronym which stands for ‘fat […]

How to Get Rid of a Double Chin: Treatment Options

Nobody likes to see evidence of a double chin – whether catching a sideways glance in a mirror or a less than fortunate selfie angle – and unlike unwelcome fat on any other part of the body, it can be harder to hide with flattering clothing. Even very slim people can be plagued with a […]