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).
Aesthetic industry bodies and medical associations attended a roundtable meeting on December 17 with MP Jackie Doyle-Price, parliamentary under secretary of state for mental health, inequalities and suicide prevention to discuss standards and safety of cosmetic procedures.
A new report on the regulation of cosmetic treatments in the UK has been released urging the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) to introduce legislation that requires mandatory licensing of all cosmetic treatments.
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 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).
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.
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.
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 General Medical Council (GMC) has today released its new guidance directed at doctors who perform cosmetic procedures in the UK to ensure patient safety in surgical and non-surgical procedures.
The Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the British Beauty Council (BBC). The BBC is a not-for-profit, inclusive organisation that works to engage politicians and business leaders in the value of British beauty to the national economy.