Sisters are doing it for themselves!

There is often so much criticism heaped on women who choose to have cosmetic surgery on their faces – but perhaps it’s time to get a fresh perspective on the issue? The usual comments are that they’re doing it to please a man, or to conform to one or other of society’s stereotypes. But according to a feature article in the Telegraph newspaper online, we really are ‘doing it for ourselves’.   Click here to view the full article. In the interview with […]

Choose a safe – rather than ‘hair-raising’ – anti-ageing remedy

Supermodels aren’t renowned for their intellect – and no-one would accuse Kate Moss of being the sharpest tool in the box. But her latest attempt to stave off the signs of ageing has drawn unwanted attention to her looks. As you can read on the Daily Mail online website, Ms Moss has long been known for one particular much-mocked hairdo, the ‘Croydon facelift’. Named after her home town, it involves yanking back the hair into a tight bun or ponytail. And […]

A fresh look for a vegan face

Have you got ‘vegan face’. Yes, it’s a ‘thing’. But here at Aesthetics of Essex, we can help you out. With more people turning vegetarian or vegan for health or moral reasons, some are starting to report unwanted side effects. And we’re not just talking about in the nether regions (‘gas’…), either! A feature in the Evening Standard newspaper explained how dermatologists are finding more people presenting with so called ‘vegan face’. This is when vegans end up with slack, wasted, dry, flaky, sallow skin. […]