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Freeze and Forget . . . Kiss fat goodbye with a touch of 2022 cool

January 17, 2022

Ice-cold temperatures on the outside to freeze fat on the inside! FDA-approved CoolSculpting is reducing fat cells – successfully – the cool way. Why treat stubborn fat areas – love handles, jelly bellies, muffin tops, and batwings – with this non-invasive treatment instead of cutting back on the Xmas mince pies and upping the exercise? Because, unfortunately, changes to diet and exercise are not enough to cut the mustard – or fat.

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Mum’s the Word this Christmas

December 9, 2021

Demand for breast augmentation, tummy tuck – or abdominoplasty – and liposuction procedures have increased steadily since 2000, and show no signs of slowing down. With such soaring popularity worldwide, you’d be forgiven for thinking it was all about keeping up appearances. But it’s not.

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Christmas at our place!

December 9, 2021

To ensure you don’t miss out on your treatments this summer, stay posted on our key dates! Click through to our hours of operation across the Christmas/holiday period . . .

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Don’t Sweat It This Summer - Stop hyperhidrosis in its tracks

November 22, 2021

The Kiwi summer is in sight, which means fun, sun – and sweat. Not an ideal companion – regardless of situation – barbeque, beach or boutique. So, to ensure peace-of-mind no matter where you dwell this sunny season, it’s essential to stop the sweat before it stops you – no surgery or invasiveness involved!

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Stay Abreast This October – Breast Reconstruction Awareness

October 11, 2021

October is breast cancer awareness month – and Wednesday 20th is Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day – so let’s create reconstructive pathways for women! Breast cancer effects many Kiwi women, of all ages, and the breast cancer journey is often scary, anxious and filled with unknowns, so it’s important we support beyond diagnosis and treatment. Breast reconstruction can restore what breast cancer takes away – normalcy, body confidence and assurance. However, too few Kiwi breast cancer patients opt for reconstruction following a mastectomy – this is often due to limited knowledge being shared.

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Be Skin Savvy – Check for Change

September 6, 2021

They say change is as good as a holiday – but not on your skin. With the promise of warmer days less than three months away, many of us are turning our thoughts to beaches and barbeques and bikinis. So, now’s the time to brush up on skin cancer know-how, awareness – and skin checks – before you start peeling back the layers.

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