Free Radicals and Antioxidants Explained!


Some of you may have heard this terminology, some of you may have not. When I’m in skincare consultations I try to educate my clients as much as possible, I believe that knowledge is power and if my clients understand why I’m recommending a treatment or product they will trust my judgement more than just…


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The Rise of Blotox!


Dr. David Eccleston is often approached by the media to give his expert commentary on new trends, products and to comment on the rise of non-cosmetic surgery in society. This week, he featured in The Daily Mail discussing the rise of Blotox – Botox® for your hair! Blotox is already popular in the USA and…


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Three Decades of Botox® in the UK…


Botox® has been used for medical purposes since the 1980’s but it wasn’t licensed for cosmetic use in the UK until 2002. As a wrinkle relaxing treatment, it is one of our most popular treatments due to it’s efficacy, but did you know it can also treat migraines, squints, and provide temporary relief for excessive…


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How long should I have botox to treat my wrinkles?


By Dr David Eccleston ‘Patients often ask the question “How long is it safe to have Botox for?” I have personally been treating patients for over 10 years and this is a common question that I often get asked by people who have been having treatment for a year or more. Botox is absorbed quickly…


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Turn that frown upside down!


What constitutes beauty and what troubles our clients often changes over time. This means we have to utlilise the tools and experience built up over 15 years of treating our patients to come up with novel solutions to new client problems.   When a young lady called Maria came to us for treatment of something…


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Survey of expected versus actual pain experienced for treatments offered in a medical aesthetic clinic


Survey of expected versus actual pain experienced for treatments offered in a medical aesthetic clinic Dr David Eccleston – Clinical Director of MediZen Ltd The below article is a summary of a paper that we presented to the British Academy of Cosmetic Medicine exploring the management of discomfort in treatments that we perform at MediZen…


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Botox® Injections – Wrinkle Reduction, Facial Expression Enhancement and Pain Reduction all in one Treatment!


Having treated literally thousands of people at MediZen over the last decade with Botox®, we have heard many different comments as to how this unique treatment has helped improve their lives. Most of our clients come with concerns about lines, especially frown lines between their eyes that start to deepen as they age. Skilful injection…


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