What Is Rhinoplasty Surgery? 

What Is Rhinoplasty Surgery? Rhinoplasty surgery, more commonly known as nose augmentation/nose job, aims to change the shape of your nose to provide a more ‘desired’ look. It has become a highly popular procedure in the UK as it addresses a wide range of cosmetic and medical concerns from clients.  This guide from The McIndoe…

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Are breast implants safe?

Are breast implants safe? Whatever your reason may be for considering breast implants, there are a lot of things you need to be aware of before going ahead with the procedure, from the benefits and risks to cost and recovery. At The McIndoe Centre, the question we hear the most is “are breast implants safe?”.…

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An overview of plastic and cosmetic surgery in the UK

An overview of plastic and cosmetic surgery in the UK As there are a wide variety of surgical procedures available, it’s easy to confuse the different terms that specific surgical techniques refer to. The most common is the difference between plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery. While they may appear similar practices, closer inspection finds that…

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Blepharoplasty: What is Eyelid Lift Surgery?

A woman smiling after having blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid lift surgery

Blepharoplasty: What is Eyelid Lift Surgery? Blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid lift surgery, is a cosmetic surgery to improve the appearance of the eyelids. While eyelid surgery is a relatively common cosmetic procedure, choosing to have any cosmetic surgery is a big decision, and it is important to research the treatment first before committing to…

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McIndoe Centre features in Tatler’s 2022 Beauty and Cosmetic Surgery Guide

McIndoe Centre features in Tatler’s 2022 Beauty and Cosmetic Surgery Guide The March issue of Tatler contains one of the magazine’s most eagerly anticipated features of the year, its annual Beauty & Cosmetic Surgery Guide.   This year we are delighted that the McIndoe Centre and our Consultant Plastic Surgeon Mr Nick Parkhouse are the subject…

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What Is A Tummy Tuck?

What is a tummy tuck? Tummy tuck surgery, or abdominoplasty, is a procedure to remove excess skin, fat, stretch marks, and scars from the abdomen. It can also tighten the muscles in the area. Patients who get a tummy tuck are usually already at a healthy weight. It is not a surgery to treat obesity,…

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An In-depth Guide To Labiaplasty Surgery

What is labiaplasty? A labiaplasty is a surgical procedure used to reshape and reduce the size of the labia minora, which are the inner ‘lips’ of the vulva. It is sometimes referred to as vagina rejuvenation and is the most common form of female genital cosmetic surgery. People who opt for labiaplasty surgery usually do so because they…

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Breast cancer symptoms: Catch it early

As a centre of excellence for breast reconstruction we know how important it is to check your breasts on a regular basis so that you know the size, shape and feel of them. By doing that, it’s more likely that you’ll notice when there are changes. It doesn’t matter when you check your breasts, as…

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Cosmetic surgery: Everything you need to consider

If you are considering cosmetic surgery, here are some top tips for a successful surgery: Be informed – Research the procedure you are planning to have.  This will make sure you are well prepared and know what to expect. Talk to your GP – They will have no interest other than your personal welfare, so many doctors are happy…

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Is cosmetic surgery right for me?

The decision to have cosmetic surgery is more than just skin deep. Self-image means different things to different people. You may feel that cosmetic surgery could change the way you feel about your relationship with others. As well as changing your perception of yourself to give you confidence, plastic surgery can be functional and help…

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