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#Cosmetic Surgery

# cosmetic-surgery - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Justine Bateman: 'Men’s older faces have always signified power, but for women that means a loss of power'
# Book Extract
# Book Extract

Justine Bateman: 'Men’s older faces have always signified power, but for women that means a loss of power'

Apr 21st 2021, 7:15 PM 26,748 Views 7 Comments

The US writer, producer and director shares an extract from her new book, Face: One Square Foot of Skin in which she explores the pressure on women to maintain their youthful looks.

# cosmetic-surgery - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Plastic surgery clinics to be regulated under new licensing plan
# Standard Of Care
# Standard Of Care

Plastic surgery clinics to be regulated under new licensing plan

Dec 16th 2017, 8:00 AM 7,264 Views 6 Comments

The new laws will give Hiqa more powers to investigate both public and private hospitals.

# cosmetic-surgery - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Court finds in favour of Dublin clinic that was denied blessing for 'breast surgery masterclass'
# Nip/tuck
# Nip/tuck

Court finds in favour of Dublin clinic that was denied blessing for 'breast surgery masterclass'

Aug 8th 2017, 6:30 PM 21,749 Views 12 Comments

The one-day event would have featured live surgery demonstrations.

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 6 March, 2017

One fifth of consumers want to save for cosmetic procedures
# Pearly Whites
# Pearly Whites

One fifth of consumers want to save for cosmetic procedures

Mar 6th 2017, 12:43 PM 8,971 Views 10 Comments

28% of consumers surveyed said they save less than €100 every month.

# cosmetic-surgery - Saturday 9 January, 2016

There's a plastic surgery craze in Iran and people are wearing their nose bandages with pride
# Nose Job
# Nose Job

There's a plastic surgery craze in Iran and people are wearing their nose bandages with pride

Jan 9th 2016, 10:00 AM 25,627 Views 28 Comments

In Iran’s largest cities it is easy to spot women — but also men — with bandages on their noses, flaunting the fact they recently went under the knife.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Breast implants are the most searched-for plastic surgery in Ireland
# Under The Knife
# Under The Knife

Breast implants are the most searched-for plastic surgery in Ireland

Jan 8th 2015, 7:30 AM 7,439 Views 11 Comments

But what else are we looking up?

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Unregulated plastic surgery procedures offered to 15 year olds
# NOT QUALIFIED
# NOT QUALIFIED

Unregulated plastic surgery procedures offered to 15 year olds

Dec 18th 2014, 11:56 AM 7,025 Views 11 Comments

The Oireachtas Health Committee has been told the industry is largely unregulated here.

This man has spent over €120k to make himself look like Kim Kardashian
# Kan't Kope
From The Daily Edge
# Kan't Kope

This man has spent over €120k to make himself look like Kim Kardashian

Dec 18th 2014, 8:32 AM 7,653 Views 12 Comments

You read that right.

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 8 September, 2014

Irish public warned to beware of rogue Botox practitioners
# Frozen
# Frozen

Irish public warned to beware of rogue Botox practitioners

Sep 8th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,081 Views 11 Comments

The warning comes after a woman was fined €6,000 for performing Botox treatments on customers at her salon.

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 10 February, 2014

Woman fined €3k for selling wrinkle filler prescription drug
# Cosmetic Surgery
# Cosmetic Surgery

Woman fined €3k for selling wrinkle filler prescription drug

Feb 10th 2014, 2:37 PM 13,080 Views 20 Comments

Mary Concepta Burke did not have a prescription to sell Dysport which is a competitor to Botox.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 13 June, 2013

'Ball ironing' is now available to tighten men's nether regions
# Tighten Your Tackle
From The Daily Edge
# Tighten Your Tackle

'Ball ironing' is now available to tighten men's nether regions

Jun 13th 2013, 4:05 PM 2,990 Views 1 Comment

Are YOU a bit saggy down there?

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 31 January, 2013

The latest male must-have: the moustache implant
# Moust-have
# Moust-have

The latest male must-have: the moustache implant

Jan 31st 2013, 6:40 AM 7,057 Views 5 Comments

Around 250 clinics in Istanbul alone are vying for clients who want a more virile, bewhiskered look in Turkey.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee
# PIP
# PIP

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee

Jul 26th 2012, 8:17 AM 3,634 Views 6 Comments

The plastic surgery clinic refused an invitation to attend a meeting of the committee on the PIP breast implant scandal.

# cosmetic-surgery - Friday 30 March, 2012

State 'should pay to remove PIP implants'
# PIP
# PIP

State 'should pay to remove PIP implants'

Mar 30th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,022 Views 34 Comments

Oireachtas Committee hears that around 1,550 women received the potentially faulty implants in Ireland.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Breast implants scare to be discussed at Leinster House
# Health
# Health

Breast implants scare to be discussed at Leinster House

Mar 29th 2012, 6:44 AM 1,014 Views 2 Comments

Irish Medicines Board to give latest news on status of PIP implants with which at least 1,500 Irish women were fitted.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Defective breast implants could have been used in Irish clinics before 2001
# Breast Implants
# Breast Implants

Defective breast implants could have been used in Irish clinics before 2001

Mar 15th 2012, 4:39 PM 1,279 Views 9 Comments

More patients could be affected on the back of this new information, said the Irish Medicines Board.

# cosmetic-surgery - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

New regulation for cosmetic surgery clinics on the way
# Cosmetic Surgery
# Cosmetic Surgery

New regulation for cosmetic surgery clinics on the way

Mar 14th 2012, 10:25 AM 1,735 Views 6 Comments

James Reilly is working on legislation which will provide for mandatory licencing of health providers, including cosmetic surgeries.

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 23 January, 2012

Surgeons call for ban on cosmetic surgery ads
# Cosmetic Surgery
# Cosmetic Surgery

Surgeons call for ban on cosmetic surgery ads

Jan 23rd 2012, 2:14 PM 1,859 Views 12 Comments

The British surgeons are calling for a number of changes to take place to bring in tighter controls in the cosmetic surgery sector, following a recent breast implants scandal.

# cosmetic-surgery - Saturday 24 December, 2011

Interpol issues arrest warrant for breast implant scare boss
# Wanted
# Wanted

Interpol issues arrest warrant for breast implant scare boss

Dec 24th 2011, 10:00 AM 3,020 Views 13 Comments

Frenchman Jean Claude Mas is wanted in Costa Rica for “life and health” offences.

# cosmetic-surgery - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Thousands advised to remove breast implants over leaking concerns
# Implants
# Implants

Thousands advised to remove breast implants over leaking concerns

Dec 21st 2011, 10:24 AM 2,444 Views 21 Comments

Tens of thousands of women in Britain and France with low-grade silicon implants have been advised to have them removed over concerns they could leak.

# cosmetic-surgery - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel
# Cosmetic Surgery
# Cosmetic Surgery

Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel

Feb 9th 2011, 6:13 PM 1,826 Views 0 Comments

A young British woman has died following a cosmetic procedure in a US hotel – which detectives believe was arranged over the internet.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Victoria Beckham's 'bazookas' are gone: When were they here?
# Off Her Chest
From The Daily Edge
# Off Her Chest

Victoria Beckham's 'bazookas' are gone: When were they here?

Jan 6th 2011, 4:31 PM 1,491 Views 0 Comments

Former pop star indicates in new interview with Vogue magazine that the breast enhancement she previously denied did take place – but is now removed.