Your skin loves consistency… When the weather changes in the blink of an eye, it can be a real shock to the system. You will have your scarf, gloves and regular dose of steaming hot cocoa prepared but you’ve forgotten about one thing: your skin. [Read more…] about How Weather Changes Affect Your Skin
(Revised and Updated in February 2020.) As we treat over 1000 people a month at our Leeds clinic, we increasingly see people coming in to see us who have suffered burns as a result of inexpert practitioners or cheap equipment elsewhere.
Following on from our popular article advising how to choose a good laser hair removal clinic, we advise you on what to do next if you’ve just had a bad experience with your laser treatment.
This is not a subject that most people want to talk about. Unfortunately, it is a very common experience when unqualified, inexperienced practitioners using cheap or replica lasers and IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) machines carry out treatments such as laser/IPL hair removal.
The selection of an experienced and qualified laser practitioner is detailed more under “Operators” in our A-Z of Laser Hair Removal.
In short, if you are offered laser or IPL hair removal treatments without having a series of test patches carried out in advance, do not go ahead with treatment – look at other providers. [Read more…] about Burns, IPL and Laser Hair Removal – A Patient’s Guide – UPDATED 2020
One of the most common questions we’re asked by patients who are considering Laser Hair Removal is, “how long does the appointment take?”.
With the arrival of our amazing new MeDioStar Monolith lasers, we thought it was the perfect opportunity to time a real treatment taking place in our clinic… [Read more…] about VIDEO: How long does Laser Hair Removal take?
Facial Thread Veins are now a thing of the past with our state-of-the-art QuadroStarPRO yellow laser. [Read more…] about Making Facial Thread Veins a thing of the past
When choosing a clinic near you for Laser Hair Removal, you’ll find yourself bombarded with enticing marketing claims and offers that sound too good to be true. Here, we share our approach so you can see through the hype and find out exactly what you’re getting. [Read more…] about No gimmicks: 6 ways to find a great Laser Hair Removal Clinic
We’re all familiar with SPF or Sun Protection Factor, but are we doing enough to protect ourselves against our skin’s favourite enemy? [Read more…] about Getting serious about SPF
Are you tired of wasting your time and money on tweezing, waxing, expensive razors and creams to tame your unwanted hair? Here’s the good news! The best time to start Laser Hair Removal is now, just in time for summer! Here’s why…
Some things are inevitable, like ageing – but we’re all looking at ways to turn back the clock and protect our skin into the future.
There are tonnes of products out there that claim to improve your skin quality and integrity, but are they all effective? [Read more…] about Why Use Cosmeceuticals?