Keep up-to-date with the latest industry news and show announcements as they happen!
BCAM LEADING the UK Aesthetic Medicine community with its record-breaking Inaugural Conference 2020!
The leading experts of the UK Aesthetic Medicine specialty convened online last week for the 2020
British College of Aesthetic Medicine (BCAM) first “Virtual Conference.” The first UK organisation
of its kind to attempt such an event, leading speakers explored the latest innovations, techniques
and best practice in this burgeoning field of medicine, including complications management, body and weight, women’s health, skin of colour and COVID-19.
21 September 2020
© British College of Aesthetic Medicine (BCAM)
Allergan Aesthetics and Skinbetter Science Announce The DREAM Initiative™ To Advance Health Equity and Diversity in Aesthetics
Global pharmaceutical company Allergan Aesthetics and skincare company Skinbetter Science have collaborated to launch a new initiative to improve diversity in the aesthetic industry.
14 September 2020
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Level 7 diploma introduced by Acquisition Aesthetics
Training provider Acquisition Aesthetics is now offering a Level 7 Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine, having been approved by awarding organisation OTHM Qualifications.
18 September 2020
© Aesthetics Journal
Tatler's Beauty & Cosmetic Surgery Guide 2020 is here!
CCR’s Official Press Ambassador, Francesca White has announced the publication of the 2020 guide! This fantastic guide has been designed to eliminate the guesswork and introduce you to Tatler’s top 40 doctors.
9 September 2020
© The Independant
September 7th marks lift-off for private practices!
From Monday 7 September, London based private providers are set to be removed from an NHS contract, kickstarting them back into business!
26 August 2020
© Independant Practitioner Today
There's a brand new device that will do the crunches for you
Cutera has developed a muscle stimulation device which replicates the equivilent of 54,000 crunches in just 45 minutes.
20 August 2020
AEO, AEV and ESSA secure go-date for exhibitions
A combined group of members from the Association of Event Organisers (AEO), the Association Event Venues (AEV) and the Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA), led by the associations, has today secured the long-awaited go-date for the exhibitions industry for the 1st October 2020.
7 August 2020
© Association of Event Organisers
Customers turn to home procedures this lockdown
Lockdown has led the British public to do their own filler, here’s what aesthetic practitioner’s Emma Coleman, Dr Aiofe Turner, Dr Kishan Raichura and Dr Euan Mackinnon has to say about it.
15 July 2020
The BCAM has announced it's plans to launch Student Membership
The British College of Aesthetics Medicine (BCAM) is planning to introduce a special membership option for medical and dental students
28 October 2019
© The BCAM
Coming out of lockdown
A guidance document, sponsored by Merz Aesthetics, for the reopening of clinics has been published. The fact sheet is a consensus review created after serveral UK and Ireland key opinions leaders in aesthetics medicine took part in a round table discussion.
11 June 2020
© The PMFA
Now is the time to master your marketing
Many clinics are expecting a huge influx of returning patients in July, so now is the time to maximise your marketing efforts says Nafisa Mughal who suggests you should be looking at your marketing strategy now more than ever!
15 June 2020
© Aesthetic Dentistry Today
ESSENTIAL BLUEPRINT FOR REOPENING YOUR CLINIC
The British Association of Sclerotherapists (BAS) has responded to concerns around re-opening clinics after coronavirus by pulling together one high quality virtual event with everything a practitioner needs to steer their clinic out of lockdown, the easy way. Packed with expert speakers and invaluable downloadable resources such as templates and checklists, this professionally presented webinar will help clinic owners and managers hit the ground running and gain a competitive edge. It could save countless hours of reading, research and planning.
Saturday 20 June 2020 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM BST (GMT+1)
© British Association of Sclerotherapists
Video consultations are starting to soar
The Coronavirus spread has led to a surge in demand for digital consultations in specialist healthcare. Independent Practitioner Today traces the trend being experienced by the Trustedoctor platform.
11 May 2020
© Independent Practitioner Today
Allergan applauds fundamental change in China’s business environment
After the launch of China’s new Foreign Investment Law, multinational pharmaceutical company Allergan found that local governments have been more open, transparent and efficient during the company’s cooperation with them, which made investing in China more easy and smooth, said Wang Wei, area VP of Allergan Aesthetics JAPAC.
26 May 2020
COVID-19: How the plastic surgery specialty is responding
“All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.” So, what happens when there is no work? We present viewpoints from various plastic surgeons faced with the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic. The members of the Cosmetic Surgery Forum represent their opinions and seek a constructive way forward by working together, and planning for the future. Additionally, we are delighted to include contributions from a legal and financial perspective. The implications for those who work in the public and private sectors will be of enormous magnitude.
13 May 2020
© PMFA Journal
Managing a Clinic Post COVID-19
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected healthcare, social and financial systems. Not only will this leave a mark on history, but will also play an influential role in setting new working and social norms. In the field of medical aesthetics, new measures must be taken to ensure maximum protection to both practitioners and the general public when lockdown measures are eased, despite being a low risk form of medicine with regards to viral transmission.
14 May 2020
© Aesthetics journal
JCCP Statement on ‘Navigating the Challenges Raised Regarding Returning to Work Safely’
Last week the JCCP released a document ‘Preparing Your Place of Work: Covid-19 & Return to Practice’. This guidance document was produced to assist aesthetic practitioners to map and commence preparations to deliver effective treatments as safely as possible within the context of a carefully prepared practice environment and in such a manner that would seriously minimise risks of contracting Covid-19 for patients, practitioners and their employees.
20 May 2020