Laser hair removal is one of the most popular laser based aesthetic procedures as it can provide permanent reduction of unwanted hair, which is why people often refer to it as ‘permanent hair removal‘. So what is Laser Hair Removal? There are lots of different types of cosmetic lasers. The ones used for hair removal
IPL Hair Removal and Laser Hair Removal are often taken to be the same thing but they are not. IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light and delivers a broad spectrum burst of light to the skin to heat up the bulb of the hair follicle with the intention of damaging it to prevent hair from
Facial hair removal using the clinics lasers and IPL makes up a large part of what we treat, and in a majority of cases we achieve long lasting results using a normal 8 treatment plan. Where women visit wanting facial hair removed, sometimes you find the underlying issue is hormonal. If this is the case,
Botox helps to relax the muscles that cause lines and wrinkles Botox is the brand name that has become synonymous with muscle relaxing injections that help smooth facial lines. The active ingredient that makes the treatment work is called Botulinum Toxin, and is now available in a number of other non “Botox” branded treatments. What’s loved
Bikini Laser Hair Removal is one of the top areas to be treated by our laser hair removal practitioners. Whether you’re looking to just remove the sides of the bikini area or go for a ‘bare everything’ Hollywood, a ‘Brazilian’ style like the Landing Strip or design your own, we’d be happy to help. There’s
A dermal filler, or as it’s sometimes called, wrinkle filler, is a substance that is injected beneath lines in the skin, around the mouth, for example, between the nose and lips or into deep vertical lower forehead lines. Healthy skin contains important components that keep it supple and young looking. One of these is hyaluronic
Sculptra is one of the latest advances in non surgical cosmetic treatments and can smooth deep lines and wrinkles and restore facial volume lost to the body’s natural ageing process. The improvement is gradual, long-lasting and gives you an entirely natural-looking fuller face. It works by stimulating the build up of your own body’s collagen.
Thread lifts are a relatively new form of non surgical face lift. If your face has loosening or sagging skin and you want a tighter, fresher more youthful look, you should seriously consider this treatment. It’s a facelift without surgery, there are no cuts and no incisions, just injections. We’ve been amazed at how effective it
A new generation of chemical skin peels Chemical peeling involves the application of a chemical to the skin that causes a shedding of the surface skin layers. By shedding these layers, a new skin layer is formed which is both healthier and less mottled. As well as prompting this process of re-growth, a chemical skin
Microdermabrasion in London Microdermabrasion is a safe, non-surgical resurfacing treatment for all ages and skin types. During the treatment, our medical grade, diamond abrasion system is used to remove the dead outermost layer of skin. With the layer of dead skin removed with the microdermabrasion treatment, soft, smooth and refreshed living skin cells are revealed.
Lasers produce a high-intensity ray of pure light which gives off heat energy. This energy is absorbed by different body tissues, depending on the type of laser beam. That’s why laser light can pass safely through the skin, and destroy targeted cells under the surface without harming surrounding areas. For red veins, the laser beam
One of the best chiropody clinics in London – The Evening Standard Most people will at some point need the services of a Podiatrist or as it used to be called, Chiropodist. The reason is simple. Your feet are one of the most active parts of your body. They go everywhere with you and help
Fungal nail infections or ‘Onychomycosis’ affect a huge number of adults in the UK, with some estimates reporting it to be present in 6 – 8 of the adult population. Given its widespread nature, there is relatively little public awareness of the disease and the treatment options, with many people visiting our clinic not even
The North Wood Clinic has been successfully treating Ingrown Toenails at the clinic for 15 years, and it’s a procedure we are especially good at due to the length of time we’ve been successfully carrying out the operation. Our techniques and methodology have been refined over 25 years to ensure the highest rates of permanent
Corns are thickened areas of skin where it’s been subjected to pressure or friction over a sustained period of time. If you ask anyone who has suffered from a corn, they’ll tell you how painful they can be, and is the reason why podiatrists at our clinic treat so many. There are two main types