Features - Medik8

  • Aesthetics Awards: The Winners

    After a tough year, the Aesthetics team were delighted to finally host the Aesthetics Awards on May 28 and celebrate everything the specialty has achieved in the last 12 months.

  • Exploring Innovations and Technology in Photoprotection

    By Mr Paul Banwell

    Consultant plastic surgeon Mr Paul Banwell explores the latest research and evidence in suncare

  • Keeping Positive During a Pandemic

    By Holly Carver

    Aesthetics celebrates the valuable actions of those in the community throughout the COVID-19 crisis

  • Innovation in Aesthetics

    By Shannon Kilgariff

    An overview of the innovative products recognised at the Aesthetics Awards 2019

  • Augmenting the Face

    By Shannon Kilgariff

    Three practitioners assess the face of a hypothetical patient and share their individual approaches to treating and augmenting the area

  • The Properties of Skin Peels

    By Jacqueline Naeni and Lorna McDonnell Bowes

    The concept of skin treatments is certainly not new, stories of peeling go back to the time of Cleopatra in Ancient Egypt, while Ayurvedic skincare and medical traditions can be traced back 5,000 years in South Asia and India.

  • Special Feature: Using Vitamin A

    By Allie Anderson

    In its numerous formations, vitamin A is used to treat photoaged skin and acne. Allie Anderson explores its indications, limitations and best practice

  • Glutathione

    By Dr David Jack

    Dr David Jack details the efficacy and clinical uses of the glutathione antioxidant

  • Pigmentation: a topical issue

    By Ruth Donnelly

    Ruth Donnelly speaks to leading aesthetic practitioners regarding their recommendations for treating pigmentation problems using skincare

  • And the nominees are

    It’s the event that everyone is talking about, but who is on their way to winning a coveted Aesthetic Award? We announce the shortlisted finalists. Over the past few weeks the entries have been flooding in for the second annual Aesthetic Awards in Association with Cosmetic News. With so many high calibre entries to sort through, picking the final shortlisted nominees has not been an easy task. Those who have been lucky enough to make the final cut will now be in with a chance of taking home a gong on the night. With a total of 30 categories, the awards have been designed to acknowledge those who have gone that extra mile over the last year. The Aesthetic Awards is the first and premier awards evening in the industry that gives both practitioners and suppliers a chance to celebrate their achievements with their friends and peers. The Aesthetic Awards is being sponsored by Syneron Candela (Silver Sponsor) and Kelo-cote® (Bronze Sponsor), and will take place at a glamorous Moulin Rouge themed event on the evening of Saturday December 1 at The Grand Connaught Rooms in Covent Garden. The nominees are…