Independent aesthetic practitioners in West Scotland now have a Health Improvement Scotland (HIS) regulated clinic space to practise at, following the introduction of the regulations in April this year.
Healthcare Improvement Scotland (HIS) has confirmed in a Stakeholder meeting earlier this week that aesthetic nurses who own HIS-registered clinics can now legally stock prescription only medications (POMs) such as botulinum toxin and hyaluronidase on premises.
An Edinburgh clinic has become the first in Scotland to sign up with Healthcare Improvement Scotland (HIS) under new legislation designed to safeguard people undergoing cosmetic and aesthetic treatments.
The regulator for independent healthcare services in Scotland, Healthcare Improvement Scotland (HIS), has published its first inspection reports of independent clinics, following the introduction of mandatory registration in April 2017.
Cosmetic doctor Dr Nestor Demosthenous has opened a new aesthetic clinic in Edinburgh.
Today the chair of the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) Professor David Sines and aesthetic nurse prescriber Sue Ibrahim took part in a debate regarding the regulation in the aesthetics specialty on the BBC Radio 4’s consumer affairs programme You & Yours.
General practitioners working in Dubai have been granted authorisation to practice minor cosmetic procedures following training for the first time.
Aesthetic practitioner Dr Raj Acquilla has officially launched his new clinic in Cheshire, YUVA Medispa.
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.
The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has released a statement clarifying its stance on practitioners offering treatments that currently fall outside the remit of the body.