Why we love BABOR skincare

Apart from being one of the best skincare names in the industry, BABOR has been treating, lifting and reviving skin for over 55 years – a true testament they are leaders in luxury anti-ageing skincare. Now BABOR skincare and facials are available at Karidis in London and we can’t wait to introduce you to them (Psst, scroll […]

Rise in UK cosmetic surgery procedures with ‘Male Makeovers’ on the up

The results from the annual British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (baaps.org.uk) report are in and a record 51,000 UK patients underwent a surgical procedure in 2015, which is a 13% rise from 2014. ALL procedures saw an increase in demand but which cosmetic surgery procedures are the most popular and which ones have risen more […]

Hollywood skin in just 45 minutes!

Everyone always wants to know the secret to celebrity skin – what have they had done? Have they had a little nip and tuck? What products do they use? That’s why we want our clients to try HydraFacial because it really is the secret to Hollywood skin – in just 45 minutes! And now the festive season […]

Watch the highlights from our confidence event!

This October at Karidis St. John’s Wood we held ‘How to Have  a Love Affair with Life’ evening, our second event of the year. Brimming with leading experts and associated brands, our wonderful clients were able to gain a valuable insight into new treatments and procedures for face and body at the Karidis clinic. We […]

No needle, no scars. How fat freezing really works

Our senior patient liaison for the Chinese community, Laila Fengyu, blogged about the benefits of CoolSculpting fat freezing on her Chinese blog. Here is a (translated!) extract with some brilliant pictures illustrating before, during and after the procedure. Once upon a time, traditional liposuction used with aesthetic and a suction device was the main option available for […]

You’re Invited: How to Have a Love Affair with Life

Join us for an evening of inspiration, discovery and education…Welcome a new season with positivity, embrace your flirtatious side and find the answers to all your burning treatment questions.With special guests: CoolSculpting expert Esther Loughran and Mr Alex Karidis discuss fat freezing benefits. Hear why the Karidis Clinic now offers CoolSculpting as a non-surgical treatment for […]

Silimed, Breast Implant Update

Silimed Breast Implants news update by Mr Alex Karidis… As has become apparent from a notice from the UK’s regulatory agency the MHRA, there has been a suspension of the distribution of Silimed silicone implants following the regulatory authorities’ decision to review the company’s technical compliance at Silimed’s manufacturing base in Brazil. This was due […]

How To Dress Your New Assets

So you’ve taken the plunge and decided to go for it. Whether you’re all healed, are waiting on your surgery date or still in the research stage, you are not alone. Over 11,000 boob jobs were performed in the UK last year making it the most popular type of cosmetic surgery. But what happens after all the […]

Elle’s (non-surgically enhanced) Body?

I very nearly choked on my butter croissant when I saw Elle Macpherson’s 51-year old body diving elegantly from a yacht whilst holidaying recently. Looking at her in a barely-there fluoro bikini, I was in total awe at a body many (including myself!) could only dream of but I’m also in disbelief at how someone […]

Understanding the cost of cosmetic surgery

The cost of any cosmetic surgery, inevitably plays a role in the decision making process.  Nobody likes to be duped and so people usually want to do their “market research” in order to establish that they will be paying the going market rate for any surgery they may want to undertake.  The question is how […]