Aesthetic Medicine

The multilayering technique for tailored volumisation

By Dr Riccardo Marsili. Restore rather than inflate, relax rather than freeze, improve rather than change, personalise rather than standardise: this sums up my philosophy. I think that very obvious aesthetic medicine is poorly-performed aesthetic medicine. Here is how I restore volumes without changing the original facial features and while respecting the harmony of the […]

THE 7-POINT RESHAPE

By Dr Alexandre Marchac: An innovative protocol to beautify and rejuvenate the facial contours Can you explain the 7-Point Reshape to us? It is a protocol for injecting hyaluronic acid into 7 strategic points (lateral part of the cheek, angle of the jaw and chin), which enables us to restore or beautify the […]

Treating post-traumatic scars

By Dr Elena Romanova Treating post-traumatic scars is one of the most difficult challenges for laser centres and clinics. There is a permanent, high demand for this type of treatment following accidental trauma or surgical procedures, particularly following aesthetic surgery.  Using lasers to treat scars is a relatively new alternative […]

An eye-opening look at beauty

Dr Véronique Emmenegger “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder (Oscar Wilde)” There are certain surgeries to which a systemised approach should never be applied and the eyelid lift, or blepharoplasty, is one such example. It is a surgery that should not be performed indiscriminately on patients of different ethnic origins, […]

The detectability of surgery

by Dr Gérald Franchi Invited by Clinique Nescens Paris Spontini, Doctor Gérald Franchi – who specialises in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery – talks about the detectability of surgery. His profound belief to get a beautiful surgical outcome, is to ground any surgical promise on what nature has given us, and not to create anything […]

Cryolipolysis compared to Injection Lipolysis

Dr Natalie Keller Medical devices for fat reduction are a trending topic in aesthetic medicine. Cryolipolysis is a method that is successfully carried out in my own practice. The so-called fat freezing treatment is an efficient and effective method of reducing localised fat deposits (Garibyan et al. 2014). However compared to non-instrument-based procedures like injection […]