Allergan is one of the leading companies driving the advancement of aesthetic medicine. When the creators of Botox® and Juvéderm announce that they’ve created their first hybrid Dermal Filler, the whole world pays attention. HArmonyCa™ is a dual-acting injectable made from hyaluronic acid (HA) and calcium hydroxyapatite (CaHa). Combining the instant lift of a Dermal...

You may have experienced the transformative effects of Dermal Fillers for yourself - plumped lips, heightened cheekbones, revived tear troughs - but you may not be aware of the enhanced results polynucleotides can achieve. Dermal Fillers and treatments such as Nucleofill stimulate different cell receptors and, when combined, create an unparalleled naturally-youthful look.    What Are Polynucleotides? Polynucleotides...

Injectables can offer ageing skin a lifeline. With that said, bruising at the injection sites can be bothersome. Although many people do not experience bruising after their treatment, it is an unwanted side effect that we warn all of our patients about during their consultation. Even if you’ve experienced injectable bruising before, our pre-treatment advice...

They say the most effective moisturisers aren’t applied, they’re injected. By increasing hyaluronic acid levels within the skin, an intense burst of hydration paves the way for bouncy, youthful-looking skin. The best injectable moisturiser for your complexion will depend on several factors, including your age, skin concerns and metabolism. The Lovely Clinic provides a versatile...

The scientific understanding of the body is ever-changing and Celluform is the latest treatment that draws on scientific research, combining potent ingredients that dissolve fatty deposits resistant to diet and exercise.  It wasn’t until 1949 that epidemiologist, Jerry Morris, made the first meaningful connections between exercise and cardiovascular health. The nutritional benefits of antioxidant-rich foods were...

‘Traptox’ is taking the internet by storm, with 6.6 billion views on Tiktok and counting. The latest trend uses Muscle-Relaxing Injections to slim the shoulders and relieve tension pain. But injecting the trapezius muscles for aesthetic purposes is by no means the injectable’s first surprising use. Although typically used to smooth away wrinkles, the neurotoxin...

A recent survey carried out by The British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology revealed that over 60% of respondents believed that the cosmetics industry is regulated; it is not. Although the government plans to introduce a licence for non-surgical treatments, legislation has not yet been passed. In October 2021, we welcomed the Botulinum Toxin...