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Are you Interested in Joining a Highly Performing Team as a Band 5 Cosmetic Nurse Specialist with a Career Progression Programme to progress to a Band 6?

A fantastic development opportunity has become available for a Band 5 Nurse to join our Cosmetic Specialist Nursing Team, with career progression to a Band 6. In this development role, you will be working alongside our Cosmetic Nurse Specialist to achieve competencies in all aspects of the Cosmetic Patient Pathway. For further details / informal visits contact: Matron Julie Cairns – 07557 191464 Sister Louise Hall – 01256 319864 To apply... read more

Simple Thread Vein Removal by Laser

Thread veins are generally harmless but some people consider them a nuisance and are conscious of trying to cover them up. They can also increase in size over time.

Thread veins are a group of dilated veins that appear close to the surface of the skin and are usually red or blue. They can occur anywhere on the body, but are most commonly found on the legs and face. They tend to branch out and give a spidery sort of pattern, hence why they are commonly referred to as spider veins.

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Smooth Away your Wrinkles: A Guide to Dermal Fillers

Both our environment and the natural ageing process can take a toll on our skin. Dermal fillers are a non-surgical solution used to fill out wrinkles and lines in the skin. They can also be used to increase the volume and definition of your lips.

At Candover we use Juvéderm facial fillers. Juvéderm ULTRA is an advanced, cohesive dermal filler manufactured by Allergan; a global health care company that pioneered the development of medical aesthetic treatments. Juvéderm fillers have an excellent safety profile and are made using advanced technology which provides very natural looking and long lasting results.

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Blepharoplasty, Pinnaplasty, Rhinoplasty- What are they?

The technical terms associated with cosmetic surgery can be confusing and some even sound quite daunting. For example Oculoplastic surgery relates to eyelids and eye-bags and other eye (ocular) related procedures. Here is a breakdown of some terminology associated with common cosmetic facial procedures performed by plastic, ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) and oculoplastic surgeons.

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Rhinoplasty Surgery: Meeting Your Expectations

The nose forms the central portion of the face and has a very significant impact on facial aesthetics. Whilst most Rhinoplasty surgeries are undertaken by our surgeons for cosmetic reasons, in some cases it can be for functional reasons as well, such as improving the nasal airways.

During your pre-operative assessment with your surgeon, it is important to outline the main concern that you have with your nose. If correcting the shape of the nose is the major factor, you must have realistic expectations regarding what can be achieved with rhinoplasty surgery.

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