The potential danger of surgical smoke or diathermy plumes generated by electrosurgical, laser or ultrasonic devices has been highlighted with the launch of a new association.
Aesthetic practitioner Dr Alex Parys is set to host a talk as part of the Northwest Emergency Medicine Regional Training Day taking place at North Manchester General Hospital on December 19.
On May 14, south Leicestershire MP Alberto Costa led a debate in the House of Commons that called on the UK Government to introduce stricter regulations for the non-surgical sector, including banning treatments for those under the age of 18.
The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today launched a consumer campaign that is designed to ensure that members of the public are aware of the risks associated with cosmetic procedures.
A national petition to make dermal fillers prescription only and the relevant insurance required to access them mandatory has been launched by the Joint Council of Cosmetic Practitioner (JCCP).
The Department of Health and Social Care will launch a media awareness campaign on May 13 to highlight the potential dangers and safety issues around surgical and non-surgical aesthetic treatments in the UK.
The British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetics Surgeons (BAPRAS) now calls for more drastic measures on packaging to demonstrate the dangerous consequences caused by the misuse of fireworks.
In association with its 3D Vjuve device, aesthetic manufacturer 3D-lipo has introduced a new women’s health campaign to raise awareness for urinary incontinence.
Pharmaceutical company Almirall is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the psychological impact of rosacea.
The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) has conducted a survey to promote Sun Awareness Week this week, which suggests that 80% of people are failing to apply sunscreen before being exposed to the sun.