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Safety, tolerability and efficacy of incobotulinumtoxinA for the long-term treatment of upper facial lines

IncobotulinumtoxinA is a botulinum neurotoxin type A formulation, which markedly differs from other formulations currently approved in the UK for aesthetic treatment of upper facial lines (ie,...

A qualitative exploration of pre-wedding body image concerns in UK brides

The qualitative data from the surveys and interviews was transcribed and analysed using the reflexive thematic analysis guidelines of Braun and Clarke (2006, 2013, 2021). Two main themes were...

Vascular occlusion

Once emergency treatment has been commenced in the clinic, it is important to refer the patient into an appropriate specialist ophthalmologist, stroke physician etc for ongoing care via emergency...

Hypertrophic scar management

Since the 1950s, many scar assessment tools have been developed for burn scar assessment. The number of scar assessment tools available attests to the difficulty of finding one appropriate instrument....

Getting the most out of attending aesthetic conferences

Although it is common to leave conference planning to the last minute, there are many benefits to planning in advance. You may have pre-booked your ticket and pencilled the date in your diary, but...

A study on the reconstitution of botulinum toxin type A: normal saline versus bacteriostatic saline

The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) stated that, in 2019, botulinum toxin remained the most popular non-surgical treatment across the globe. There was an increase of 7.6% in...

Methods of hair restoration for men and women

Male pattern hair loss, known as androgenic alopecia, is a familiar condition. However, hair loss is multifactorial and is determined not just by genetic but also extrinsic factors, such as: endocrine...

Multi-diameter thread lift techniques

» The area also has a delicate framework of the lymphatic drainage network, so too much manual manipulation should be avoided to preserve this structure « .

Research Roundup

Little information is available on the prevalence and incidence of photodermatoses around the world, despite their substantial impact on quality of life. The objective of this study was to carry out a...

Treating a gummy smile

A gummy smile (GS) is defined as excessive maxillary gingival display (the amount of gingivae showing from the zenith of the crown to the lower curtain of the upper lip) during smiling or laughing,...

Non-surgical treatment options for the neck and décolletage

There are numerous topical agents that improve skin quality and appearance. The problem for both the clinician and patient is that the choice is extensive. The most important, and often overlooked,...

Research Roundup

An increasingly popular medical aesthetic procedure for hand atrophy and ageing is hand rejuvenation..

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