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The pursuit of plump cheeks, smooth foreheads and perfect pouts has seen a massive surge in the number of cosmetic injectable procedures being performed. While these procedures are very much now considered the norm, there still remains a great deal of confusion among patients as...

The cosmetic industry throughout NSW has suffered another blow as further raids uncover even more clinics stocking illegal substances. The raids conducted throughout seven Chatswood and Haymarket clinics last month turned up a number of illegally imported and potentially dangerous substances including vitamins, high-strength anaesthetic, antibiotics,...

The ever-increasing popularity of non-surgical cosmetic enhancement treatments has seen a plethora of clinics popping up, keen to take advantage of the boom. However, while many popular treatments are termed non-surgical, they still remain a cosmetic medical procedure, and therefore still carry an inherent risk...

Dr Keturah Hoffman, Board Member of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia explains that “when a product is labelled natural it’s probably meaningless as it’s not a controlled term.” Plus, she adds that “if natural actually meant ‘as nature provided’ yes, it might mean it’s...

Dr Douglas Grose, of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia (CPCA) is particularly passionate about treating acne not just via medical means but through diet and lifestyle as well. To read more in Mindfood magazine, please click here....