Is the deep plane facelift superior to other facelift techniques?

Although the importance of addressing the SMAS layer in facial rejuvenation surgery was first highlighted in the 1970s, plastic surgeons devised further techniques that dove deeper into the face, leading to the so-called ‘deeper plane surgeries. Partly, this is because we are a somewhat restless bunch with a constant desire to push boundaries further to […]

What is the deep plane facelift and why is everyone talking about it?

Yet again, in light of the latest trendy social media and marketing buzz swirling around the so-called ‘deep plane facelift’, it seems that I’m pushed to defend my technique or viewpoints concerning facelift surgery. The age-old question of which facelift technique is the ‘best’ or ‘most superior’ continues to rage on, as it did when […]

How to Choose the Best Rhinoplasty (Nose) Surgeon?

Your nose is the main focal point of the face and is an essential component in the perceived balance and harmony of your facial features. A disproportionate, asymmetrical, or misaligned nose can profoundly impact your appearance and self-confidence. This is why choosing the best rhinoplasty surgeon is paramount when considering this life-altering procedure. This comprehensive […]

Chest Fat vs Gynecomastia: How To Tell The Difference?

Social media’s pervasiveness isn’t just impacting women and their body image – a recent study found that two-thirds of men felt that social media affected their body confidence, and one in five felt pressured to look a certain way. As well as six-pack abs, a chiselled chest is seen as essential for achieving the perfect […]

Neck Lift vs Facelift: What’s the difference?

The contours of our neck and jawline play an essential role in maintaining a youthful appearance, so it’s no wonder that sagging jowls and a turkey neck are common ageing concerns. Loss of skin elasticity and tissue descent is a vital component of the ageing process, and these quickly manifest on our lower face and […]

What is an Apron Belly & How Can You Get Rid of It?

An apron belly, also known as a ‘mother’s apron’ or pannus stomach, is a common and often distressing concern after significant weight loss, as loose abdominal skin and excess fatty tissue hang over the abdomen. It is also often a concern for women after childbirth, hence the name. What is an apron belly? When you’ve […]

Liposuction vs Tummy Tuck: Which one is right for you?

The stomach is a common body concern for both men and women, particularly as we age and our metabolism becomes slower and less efficient. Age also often brings considerable lifestyle changes and greater stress. Our body reacts to stress by releasing the hormone cortisol, and elevated cortisol levels increase belly fat. What are the differences […]

How to Make Your Eyes Look Younger

They say that the eyes are the windows to the soul, but as we age, those windows can start to show signs of wear and tear. The delicate skin around our eyes is particularly prone to the effects of ageing, including wrinkles, fine lines, puffiness, and dark circles. In fact, it is proven that the […]

How to Tighten Sagging Skin on Your Face

Sagging skin is unavoidable as we get older, however much we commit to looking after ourselves both inside and out. The skin on the face can sag in different ways. Fine lines and wrinkles emerge, bags form under the eyes, and folds deepen between the nose and mouth and down to the jaw, jowls and […]

13 Questions to Ask Before Having a Facelift

The decision to undergo a facelift is a significant one that should not be taken lightly. Suppose you have noticed significant ageing changes such as loss of volume in the mid-face and sagging tissue in the lower face, including loss of definition of the jawline. In that case, these are the physical indicators that it […]