27th September, 2023 : Postnatal abdominal protrusion - is it normal?
Following pregnancy and delivery, on average it takes 6-8 weeks for the uterus to return to normal - however for some women it will take longer. Approximately one-third of women suffer from Diastasis ...... Read more
15th May, 2023 : "I had such a positive experience, I would recommend it to anyone"
A personal account from a female patient in her forties, treated by Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Chris Abela for abdominal wall reconstruction. What lead you to exploring options for surgery? I had...... Read more
18th January, 2023 : Shaping up for 2023
January brings a fresh start and resolutions for the new year. Self care is no longer seen as self-indulgent but a necessity for health and happiness. That said, people often still need to make a conc...... Read more
15th November, 2022 : Toasting to good health
Nowadays people are more proactive with their health than ever before. How to live healthily is common knowledge with emphasis on both physical and more recently mental health. As Christmas and the Ne...... Read more
30th September, 2022 : The Season of Change
The transition into autumn brings with it change, whether it’s children starting a new school or off to university or a shift in attitude towards personal wellbeing and health. September often fe...... Read more
15th July, 2022 : Enjoying the Summer Sun
The summer holidays are nearly here and for many people it will be well deserved time away relaxing with partners, family and friends. Whether it’s an active break, a city adventure, a cruise or a b...... Read more
7th June, 2022 : Every face tells a story
The face is almost always ‘on show’. Blemishes, ageing and life events show up more readily on the face which sometimes affects confidence. Whilst makeup can go a long way to camouflaging surface ...... Read more
24th February, 2022 : Making change happen in 2022
COVID-19 is now very much part of our lives. It’s hard to believe that this time last year we were under a full lockdown. For many people, living with such restrictions resulted in clarity on wh...... Read more
1st August, 2021 : The pandemic empowering people to make change
Having lived with restrictions in one form or another for over a year, there has been a shift in consciousness. People are empowered to make change happen for themselves and if there’s something the...... Read more
7th June, 2021 : 'The Zoom Effect' : Rejuvenating interest in cosmetic surgery
We have been living with Covid-19 for well over a year now. The pandemic has impacted everyone in different ways as people have learnt to adapt the way they live their lives. Face masks, social distan...... Read more
7th December, 2020 : Addressing form to restore or perfect outlook
Body shape is governed by the underlying muscular structure, overlying fat and breast tissue as well as the skin itself. These areas change with age, levels of physical activity and life changing even...... Read more
2nd September, 2019 : If you're after a tweak...
AS TAN LINES FADE, the evenings begin to draw in and it feels harder to maintain a healthy lifestyle, it’s no surprise that the thought of a non-surgical ‘tweak’ is more and more appealing. Desi...... Read more