New technology will be in place from January 31 to monitor advertisements on social media relating to the promotion of prescription-only medicines (POMs) such as botulinum toxin.
The chair of the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses (BACN), Sharon Bennett, has released a statement regarding today’s launch of the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) and the Cosmetic Practice Standards Authority (CPSA).
A statement by the Association for Cosmetic Practitioners Britain (ACPB) has been released today in response to the recent Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners' (JCCP) announcement to only allow healthcare professionals onto Part 1 of the JCCP Practitioner Register.
Aesthetics reports on the highlights of the annual aesthetic conference of the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses.
Specialist law firm Cosmetic Surgery Solicitors has teamed up with government-approved register of accredited practitioners, Save Face, to caution would-be patients about discounted injectable treatments.
The Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP) has issued an Enforcement Notice following recent reports of education providers not adhering to its advertising rules for promoting training for injectable procedures.
British Newspaper The Sun has teamed up with the government-approved register of accredited practitioners, Save Face, to launch the ‘Had Our Fill’ campaign against unregulated practitioners.
Some of the UK’s most eminent plastic surgeons have called for the government back IHAS Cosmetic Injectables Register scheme to be scrapped amid concerns that it does not have patient safety at its heart, describing it as little better than ‘state-sponsored marketing of cosmetic treatments’.
The British Association of Cosmetic Nurses (BACN) has released revised competencies intended as a guide of practice for their members.
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).