Archive for 'Cosmetics & Beauty'

Electrical muscle stimulation, the training of the future within your reach

Electrical muscle stimulation, the training of the future within your reach

On this page, we have always talked about the importance of physical exercise as a complement to a nutritionally correct diet, and of its contribution towards our physical and psychological health. To the healthy benefits of [...]

Christmas Beauty

Christmas Beauty

Time flies, and before we know it we’ve flown from the moment the clubs closed and the end of the summer season to it being almost Christmas! We’ve all heard about the infamous “Bikini Operation” – [...]

A new autumn

A new autumn

Once again the Autumn is here… Our surroundings are slowly recovering their balance, the island is calming down after the intensity of the summer and our bodies are begging to get back to normality. We look [...]

The skin during menopause

The skin during menopause

Menopause in women is the time when menstrual cycles disappear. It happens on average at around 47 years of age and its symptoms can appear months or even years before, due to changes in the level [...]

Reaching 40…

Reaching 40…

A few days ago, while I was with a client, she received a phone call during which the caller congratulated her on her birthday. Naturally I joined in with the congratulations and asked her how old [...]

Let’s look after our skin

Let’s look after our skin

The skin, the covering for our body, is actually a living organ… the human organism’s largest! For a long time we were told that the skin was a “simple covering” that enveloped our muscles, organs and [...]

Scared of Botox?  Say goodbye to your fears…

Scared of Botox? Say goodbye to your fears…

Where are so many patients scared of the word Botulinum Toxin? Why do people feel so much rejection when they read the word Botox in a Cosmetic Doctors’s treatment list or see listed it on their [...]

Spring is here!

Spring is here!

Indeed, the much-awaited Spring is with us at last. Poets, musicians, painters… in all of the arts Spring has been hugely acclaimed. The season of rebirth is an absolute ode to life. Our body, our feelings [...]

Spring… fantastic, as long as we don’t suffer from spring fever!

Spring… fantastic, as long as we don’t suffer from spring fever!

Spring is approaching, and after the 21st of March comes the moment when the whole of nature seems to explode. Flowers, light, sun, the colour of the sky, everything is born again… “The sap rises in [...]

Reflecting upon my life

Reflecting upon my life

We are already into February – time goes by quickly around us, in our lives and of course for our bodies. How are your New Year’s projects coming along? I’m sure that some will have begun [...]

A new medicine at our fingertips

A new medicine at our fingertips

We always say that watching TV is a waste of time, but sometimes it actually isn’t! A few days ago I was surfing channels when I came across one where a doctor was talking about a [...]

Us men also like to receive compliments

Us men also like to receive compliments

Yesterday morning, as I looked through my appointment diary before beginning the day’s work, I noticed I would be seeing a male patient on his first visit to our medical centre. I couldn’t avoid a smile [...]

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

A few weeks to go still before Christmas time, but my farsighted nature had me buying the last of the presents on my list. I knew what I wanted and where to find it, so I [...]

My first experience at a beauty clinic

My first experience at a beauty clinic

I had always been skeptical regarding beauty treatments, since I was scared of losing my features, of not looking myself and a myriad other similar things. However, my friend’s experience with Botox and Hyaluronic Acid could [...]

Vanity or Wellbeing?

Vanity or Wellbeing?

Beauty, aesthetics and personal care are concepts that may seem modern but that in fact have accompanied humankind since its dawn. Nowadays, materials, technologies and techniques have changed, but the concept has not: we humans wish [...]