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#Cosmetic Surgery

# cosmetic-surgery - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Plastic surgery clinics to be regulated under new licensing plan

The new laws will give Hiqa more powers to investigate both public and private hospitals.

# cosmetic-surgery - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Court finds in favour of Dublin clinic that was denied blessing for 'breast surgery masterclass'

The one-day event would have featured live surgery demonstrations.

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 6 March, 2017

One fifth of consumers want to save for cosmetic procedures

28% of consumers surveyed said they save less than €100 every month.

# cosmetic-surgery - Saturday 9 January, 2016

There's a plastic surgery craze in Iran and people are wearing their nose bandages with pride

In Iran’s largest cities it is easy to spot women — but also men — with bandages on their noses, flaunting the fact they recently went under the knife.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Breast implants are the most searched-for plastic surgery in Ireland

But what else are we looking up?

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Unregulated plastic surgery procedures offered to 15 year olds

The Oireachtas Health Committee has been told the industry is largely unregulated here.

From The Daily Edge This man has spent over €120k to make himself look like Kim Kardashian Kan't Kope

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 8 September, 2014

Irish public warned to beware of rogue Botox practitioners

The warning comes after a woman was fined €6,000 for performing Botox treatments on customers at her salon.

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 10 February, 2014

Woman fined €3k for selling wrinkle filler prescription drug

Mary Concepta Burke did not have a prescription to sell Dysport which is a competitor to Botox.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 13 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 'Ball ironing' is now available to tighten men's nether regions Tighten Your Tackle

'Ball ironing' is now available to tighten men's nether regions

Are YOU a bit saggy down there?

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 31 January, 2013

The latest male must-have: the moustache implant

Around 250 clinics in Istanbul alone are vying for clients who want a more virile, bewhiskered look in Turkey.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee PIP

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee

The plastic surgery clinic refused an invitation to attend a meeting of the committee on the PIP breast implant scandal.

# cosmetic-surgery - Friday 30 March, 2012

State 'should pay to remove PIP implants' PIP

State 'should pay to remove PIP implants'

Oireachtas Committee hears that around 1,550 women received the potentially faulty implants in Ireland.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Breast implants scare to be discussed at Leinster House

Irish Medicines Board to give latest news on status of PIP implants with which at least 1,500 Irish women were fitted.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Defective breast implants could have been used in Irish clinics before 2001

More patients could be affected on the back of this new information, said the Irish Medicines Board.

# cosmetic-surgery - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

New regulation for cosmetic surgery clinics on the way

James Reilly is working on legislation which will provide for mandatory licencing of health providers, including cosmetic surgeries.

# cosmetic-surgery - Monday 23 January, 2012

Surgeons call for ban on cosmetic surgery ads

The British surgeons are calling for a number of changes to take place to bring in tighter controls in the cosmetic surgery sector, following a recent breast implants scandal.

# cosmetic-surgery - Saturday 24 December, 2011

Interpol issues arrest warrant for breast implant scare boss

Frenchman Jean Claude Mas is wanted in Costa Rica for “life and health” offences.

# cosmetic-surgery - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Thousands advised to remove breast implants over leaking concerns

Tens of thousands of women in Britain and France with low-grade silicon implants have been advised to have them removed over concerns they could leak.

# cosmetic-surgery - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel

A young British woman has died following a cosmetic procedure in a US hotel – which detectives believe was arranged over the internet.

# cosmetic-surgery - Thursday 6 January, 2011

From The Daily Edge Victoria Beckham's 'bazookas' are gone: When were they here? Off Her Chest

Victoria Beckham's 'bazookas' are gone: When were they here?

Former pop star indicates in new interview with Vogue magazine that the breast enhancement she previously denied did take place – but is now removed.