According to a new survey, requests for the breast lift surgery has sky-rocketed of late, even outpacing breast implants by two-to-one. DR Nerina Wilkinson discusses this procedure and its rising trend...
It's been well documented that out fatty tissue contains a rich supply of stem cells - and is widely used in the aesthetics field because of its anti-ageing effects. However, did you know that out fat derived stem cells may not only be the answer to curing many diseases - but for improving scars as [...]
Lipofillinf is the name of an innovative aesthetic procedure that uses our unwanted fatty bits to rejuvenate both face and body. Plastic surgeon, Dr Nerina Wilkinson reports...
Is it possible to achieve a bountiful bosom without surgery? Dr Nerina Wilkinson explores four options for non-surgical breast augmentation.
It is extremely important to confirm with your surgeon if they used PIP implants during your augmentation. They are the best person to give you advice. You will need to consult your plastic surgeon and undergo special investigations to confirm if the implant is still intact. Luckily in SA – very few surgeons actually used [...]
Breast augmentation remains one of the most common surgical procedures performed today and for my patients and myself probably one of the most rewarding. The recent health care scare involving PIP implants has therefore been disturbing and has highlighted again the subject of exactly “how safe are breast implants actually?”Late last year concerns about breast [...]
We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions regarding our breast implant procedures, if you are concerned about the potential well being of your implants we have all the answers you need to know. IF I HAVE IMPLANTS BUT THEY ARE NOT PIP – ARE THERE PROBLEMS WITH ANY OTHER BRANDS? No reasons for [...]
In the past rupture (where there may be a hole in the shell of the implant) was a common problem seen by many plastic surgeons. However modern implants are much less likely to do this as the quality of the outer shell of the implants has improved and the inner gel is more cohesive (ie [...]