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Welcome to our blog

Here, on the face surgeons blog, we aim to discuss various problems and procedures in more depth than you may see on our website general information. We hope this is helpful to you, to gain more insight into various procedures and the reasons for offering them. as well as the alternatives that maybe available.

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You can also find a great deal of information on our video channel, which covers a wide range of topics, including chin surgery, eye surgery, facial feminisation surgery, facial rejuvenation surgery, facial surgery, jaw surgery, nose surgery, salivary gland procedures, sinus surgery, skin cancer and tonsillectomy.

 

Concerned about facial scarring from skin cancer removal?

Being diagnosed with skin cancer can be frightening enough, and it’s understandable that you might have additional fears if it affects your face. Treating skin cancer often means having the cancerous mole or lesion removed, and while the aim here is a very important one – to prevent the cancer from spreading – it’s completely … Continued

Stress and skin ageing: This is how they’re linked

As we get older, so does our skin – it’s a normal and expected part of life. And those laughter lines and creases can become part of our ‘story’, and part of our individual character and beauty.   But some people do feel their skin ages prematurely, losing its vibrancy and elasticity and leaving them … Continued

Could surgery help your chronic sinusitis?

As anyone who’s ever suffered with sinusitis will know, it can be horribly painful.   The sinuses are small cavities in the in the upper part of the face. They sit between between the eyes and at the top of the nose and in the cheeks. They lighten the skull and help with nasal breathing … Continued

Six risks you should consider with chin surgery

Six risks you should consider with chin surgery – our sliding chin genioplasty expert Caroline Mills discusses chin surgery risks with you.   Infection and bleeding – With any surgery, there is a risk of infection and bleeding. Antibiotics are prescribed to minimise this risk. Occasionally, a haematoma may form – which is a swelling … Continued

Rhinoplasty cost – What does it involve?

How much does a rhinoplasty cost ?   As discussed in my previous blog, rhinoplasty is undertaken for different reasons. This means that there is a range of rhinoplasty procedures available. These reasons all contribute to varying rhinoplasty cost. If you are having a straightforward rhinoplasty, these costs will be straight forward. However, if you … Continued

Three reasons people have a rhinoplasty

Why do people want to have a rhinoplasty?   Contrary to popular belief, nose jobs aren’t just for cosmetic reasons. Expert nose surgeon Sarah Little, explains three reasons why people consider a rhinoplasty and why nose jobs aren’t just for cosmetic reasons. The three reasons people have a rhinoplasty are: because they want to change the … Continued

Risks of facial feminisation surgery

Our expert, Helen Witherow, discusses the risks of facial feminisation surgery. As with all surgery, there are some risks associated with facial feminisation surgery. With upper face surgery, bruising and swelling around the eyes can last 2-3 weeks following surgery and I would suggest that this time is spent recuperating rather than working. After this … Continued