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No.6, 10 Years In Business As A Doctor-Led Aesthetic Clinic

Aesthetics and advanced skincare No6 ClinicSome cosmetic procedures do not involve surgery, but this does not mean they’re without risk! Cosmetic injectable treatments should only be carried out by an appropriately trained Doctor, or registered Aesthetic Nurse in a clinical environment. The General Medical Council rule that Doctors must initially meet patients face-to-face before prescribing anti-ageing injectables to make sure they fully understand their medical history and reasons for wanting the treatment. After the initial treatment, registered Aesthetic Nurses can then administer the following but the Doctor always needs to prescribe. Others offering injections do not have the necessary skills, training, qualifications or understanding of your facial structure.
With a growing demand for injectables treatments, it has been worrying for No.6’s Doctor Gilani, and Aesthetic Nurse Samantha, to have seen the media uncover people purporting to be registered professionals carrying out non-surgical treatments. As a result, there is a growing demand for clear legislation to protect patients and underpin the work of reputable cosmetic medical professionals. Continue reading

60 Seconds With Aesthetic Nurse Haley

What attracted you to work in the aesthetic industry?

Many reasons, but mostly because I have a passion for skincare, particularly the affects of ageing and how to prevent it.

What do you enjoy most about working at No.6 Clinic?

It’s a professional and welcoming clinic. I feel that I can take my time with my clients and I never feel rushed. The clinic also offers a variety of treatments so I can individualise my clients treatment program.

What is your favourite treatment to have?

A combination of Botox and dermal fillers. These are used more widely now as a prevention rather than a cure. The results of these treatments can build anyone’s confidence and self esteem.

Describe yourself in three words

Professional

Attentive

Positive

What is your favourite product?

Vitamin A. It has many beneficial factors including ex-foliating, hydrating and repairing the skin.

And finally, what is your No 1 skincare tip?

Always wear SPF regardless of the weather. The sun is one of the largest environmental factors for premature ageing.