The Botulinum Toxin and Cosmetic Fillers (Children) Bill passed its third reading in the House of Lords on April 28.
The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has released a 15-point plan in response to the second reading of the ‘Botulinum Toxin and Cosmetic Fillers (Children’s) Bill 2019-2021’ to assist the Government formulate a coherent policy response to improve regulation throughout the aesthetics specialty.
Industry associations have voiced their support of the Botulinum Toxin and Cosmetic Fillers (Children) Bill which passed its third reading in the House of Lords on April 28.
Aesthetic training provider Harley Academy has developed a new Level 7 programme aimed at experienced practitioners, with busy schedules, who are looking to obtain the qualification.
The British College of Aesthetic Medicine (BCAM) has released a new initiative to engage with other organisations and associations in the sector.
The Aesthetic Complications Expert (ACE) Group has reported 389 filler-related complications that were submitted to its Facebook forum, of its then 1,700 members, between January 2016 to June 2018.
Medical aesthetic practitioners have raised safety and regulation concerns after ex-Love Island star and personal trainer Rykard Jenkins posted images on Instagram of himself training to administer botulinum toxin.
High street retailer Superdrug, which started offering a botulinum toxin and dermal filler service last year, has said that it will introduce tougher mental health checks for patients as a result of concerns voiced by the NHS.
Aesthetic practitioner and medical director of the Laser and Light Cosmetic Medical Skin Clinic, Dr Tahera Bhojani-Lynch has won the award for best European paper award in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open for 2017.
The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has released what they call definitive advice for returning to practice for registered healthcare practitioners.