Teen body image under pressure

What does it mean to be a teenager surrounded by an increasing emphasis on cosmetic procedures?

8 non-surgical trends to look out for

Patients of aesthetic medicine are constantly demanding better efficacy, shorter down time and less pain – here are some innovations that may fit the bill

Ultrasound: same technology you know and trust delivers beauty in new ways

A bespoke ultrasound treatment to the face, neck or décolletage can make you look a fresher version of yourself – without surgery

Straight talking

See the smile not the braces – thanks to the Invisalign system, teeth-straightening is now so discreet, the secret’s yours

Creams and lotions get lift from the needle

Injectable fillers are revolutionising the beauty market, prompting alternative at-home topical skincare treatments to improve facial volume and structure

Looking cool to beat the heat

The economic slump has spurred an increasing number of men to try non-invasive procedures to lift their work prospects, writes Leah Hardy

Enhancing natural beauty

Slackening skin, fine lines, wrinkles… the signs of ageing don’t make a pretty picture. But the good news is it’s a problem that Dr Tracy Mountford, MBBS, MBCAM, one of the UK’s leading cosmetic doctors, knows just how to deal with