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Importance of Sunscreen

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With the summer months fast approaching, it more important than ever to protect your skin. Whilst sunscreen use is often confined to occasions of prolonged sun exposure, it’s actually a product that is should be an integral part of your daily skin care regime. It’s a common understanding that sunscreen acts to prevent sunburn and thus the development of skin cancers should you be at risk of sunburn. However the be...

Breast Implant Update.

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              You may be aware of some recent media on the safety of breast implants. These concern the incidence of a form of lymphoma called ALCL. It has occurred in 46 women of the hundreds of thousands of women who have implants in Australia. Here are some of the important facts patients should be aware of: ALCL is related to the contamination of the implant d...

Love the Chin You’re in

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Not a fan of your double chin? Dr Briggs offers an injectable product that permanently dissolves fat. It is a clinically proven product that reduces the appearance of submental fullness or the "double chin". It works by using deoxycholic acid to break down the fat, this acid is a natural occurring substance within the body and already works to break down and absorb dietary fat. FAQ 1. How long does it last?  Retreatment...

Skin Needling

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What is Skin Needling aka Microneedling? The brief answer to what is microneedling is getting rid of acne scars, stretch marks, large pores, wrinkles and more. You just have to take 6 to 8 sessions each of 30 minutes and you can happily bid goodbye to the skin problems and cherish the rejuvenated and plumper skin. The main purpose of microneedling is to increase the production of new collagen and this is done by puncturi...

Facial Ageing Success!

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"Facial Ageing" An Information Evening   Last week we hosted an education facial ageing event. It very successful evening with both new and existing patients coming along to listen to first hand information on ageing from Dr Briggs. The guests arrived and were welcomed with champagne and an antipasto platter to start the evening. Following this Dr Briggs gave an in depth presentation outlining what happens to the s...