Confused about UVA and UVB Skin Damage? Don’t worry there’s an App for that!


With the arrival of warmer weather, many people are spending more and more time in the sun. However, basking in the sun, especially without protecting your skin can lead to wrinkles, premature aging and, worst of all, skin cancer.  Fortunately there are many options to help protect and keep your skin looking great. Yet doctors…


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Ensure That You Get Cosmetic Treatments and Advice From Registered Clinics


You may have spotted something on the BBC news recently regarding Dr Mark Harrison, a leading Harley Street Botox Doctor, who was suspended by the General Medical Council for supplying hundreds of non-prescribing nurses Botox to inject in beauty salons around the UK: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-18978293 Instead of having a proper initial consultation with a Doctor, people…


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Thank you to Everyone who Helped us to Raise Over £5,000 in Support of Birmingham Children’s Hospital


Over 100 of MediZen’s clients attended our recent “Madness” spring ball last May, donated raffle prizes and generally supported our efforts to raise money for the cancer and plastic surgery units of Birmingham Children’s Hospital in celebration of their 150th anniversary. Thank you also to those who sponsored our two brave girls; Sarah Cox and…


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SWEATOX – Botox Treatments For Underarm Sweating


Most summers require us to pay a little more attention to our personal hygiene (which hasn’t been the case so far this year!) – but around 2% of the population do suffer year round with excessive sweating not adequately controlled by normal antiperspirants. MediZen have been successfully treating people with Botox – known in the…


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David and Annie Invited to Train Doctors and Surgeons in Jordan


by Dr David Eccleston, Clinical Director, MediZen   I was recently invited to visit Jordan to train a group of over a hundred surgeons and dermatologists in their techniques for facial sculpting, and also advanced Botox techniques. The President of the Royal College of Jordan was one of the delegates, so no pressure…! I talked…


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Why Buying Botox and Fillers on Price Alone is Risky and a False Economy


I was fortunate enough recently to have been invited to spend 5 days in Jordan teaching several groups of Doctors and Surgeons on the use of Juvederm Voluma. Whilst travelling I had the time to reflect on some 15 years of my own  personal experience of treating clients with cosmetic injectables  alongside coaching practitioners and…


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Laser Hair Removal


Laser or Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Hair Removal is widely regarded as the safest and most effective form of hair removal for the face and body on the market today.  It can be a pain to deal with – endless plucking and shaving, and still the problem keeps on coming back. Medizen offer a comprehensive range of solutions including…


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Does Vaser Lipo work? The Big Reveal…


My previous two blogs shared with you my step by step process of thinking about having VASER lipo, all the way through to the day of my actual procedure. VASER Lipo-contouring is an advanced body contouring procedure that selectively removes unwanted body fat.  An alternative to the harsh techniques of traditional liposuction, VASER Lipo uses…


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A guide to choosing the right procedure and clinic.. Part 2: The Procedure


By now you will have read my previous blog on making the decision to undergo liposuction, and whilst it is one thing to make the decision in your mind, it’s another to actually turn up on the day… Let me remind you that I chose VASER Liposuction because I wanted to remove unwanted fat, shape…


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A guide to choosing the right procedure and clinic to suit your needs


Antonia Mariconda is a leading authority on health, beauty and cosmetic surgery in the UK.  She is a national health and beauty journalist and Author of 5 cosmetic surgery books (“Acne” -The Essential Guide, The Cosmetic Surgery Companion – Look and Feel Beautiful , “Foot Care” The Essential Guide, “PIP Implants – The Essential Guide”…


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