Entries by katharine

What is the right age for a facelift?

Choosing to have a facelift is a very personal decision and there isn’t really a right – or wrong – age to undergo facial rejuvenation surgery. Every patient has different requirements and expectations and Mr Alan Park will always offer unbiased, expert advice to each individual patient. However, here are some factors you may wish […]

What kind of scarring can I expect after a breast augmentation?

One of the most common questions that get asked in a breast augmentation consultation is, ‘what kind of scarring can I expect?’ A breast augmentation is a surgical procedure and, like any other surgical procedure, involves incisions and therefore scarring is an inevitable consequence. The good news is that for most patients, breast augmentation scarring […]

New device developed that could minimise cosmetic surgery scars

All cosmetic surgery procedures, whether they are to the face, breasts or body, entail making incisions in the skin and, therefore, scarring is an inevitable side-effect of the surgical operation you decide to embark on. Even though scars can fade and flatten over time, it is not possible for them to disappear completely. This is […]

Can fat return after liposuction?

Liposuction is one of the most popular forms of body contouring, with thousands of consumers in the UK opting to have this done every year. Every the slimmest of people who eat well and exercise regularly can be troubled by stubborn pockets of fat, which is why liposuction is ideal, as it allows people to […]

The eyelid lift is in top 5 cosmetic surgery procedures last year

The latest figures released from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons revealed the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures in the US last year. Cosmetic surgery procedures to reshape the breasts and body, such as the breast augmentation, liposuction and tummy tuck were all very popular, but the eyelid lift, known medically as a blepharoplasty, is […]

Breast reduction recovery – the first few weeks

Breast reduction surgery is growing in popularity in the UK and is often considered by those who are dissatisfied with the size, shape or positioning of their breasts, or who are suffering secondary issues as a result of the mass of their breasts, such as back, shoulder or neck ache. Many who chose this procedure […]

What to expect after breast augmentation surgery

With any form of cosmetic surgery, it is easy to focus on what you wish to achieve and how you would like to look once you have undergone your chosen procedure(s).  All surgeries require a little bit of patience before the final results are evident, as depending on what you have had done, you will […]