Entries by Clinic Team

Create kissable lips for Valentine’s Day and beyond

The mouth is the body’s most visible erogenous zone, and full, smooth lips signify youth and attractiveness, so it’s no surprise that they are a focal point when romance blossoms. Kissing is often the ultimate test, and one study found that it can be a deal breaker: 59% of men and 66% of women ended […]

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Polynucleotides: the science of skin regeneration

Move over, Profhilo; a new injectable is being heralded as a game-changer in aesthetics. Like Profhilo and other skin boosters, Polynucleotides deliver more youthful, radiant skin without changing the face’s shape or movement, which happens with dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections. Furthermore, Polynucleotides have regenerative powers, so they encourage the skin to ‘act’ younger or […]

10 benefits of IV therapy

Are you feeling a bit frazzled after the festive season? Suffering from the January blues? Looking to boost your immune system to ward off seasonal illnesses? Or searching for a quick pick-me-up to support healthy New Year Resolutions. Intravenous therapy, popularly known as IV drips, delivers fluids and essential nutrients such as vitamin C, B-12, […]

The Party Season Countdown: your calendar to party perfect skin

With the festive season almost upon us, you might be wondering which aesthetic treatment will achieve party perfect skin. Let us take away the stress with our beauty countdown, factoring in when you will see your results and what downtime you can expect. Party perfect skin: two months to go! Skin boosters such as Profhilo […]

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Award-winning aesthetic clinic

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve just won 2023’s Leading Aesthetic Practitioner for the East Midlands in the Global Excellence Awards from Global Health & Pharma. Launched in 2020, these awards recognise clinics, teams and individuals that are excelling in the healthcare sector. Before starting Dr CP Aesthetics, Dr Claudia Petillon had over 20 years’ […]

The happy drug: 3 surprising uses of botulinum toxin

Although Botox has become synonymous with smoothing wrinkles, it’s had a surprising history and it is still used to treat some serious medical issues. Botox is made from the toxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. The toxin causes certain muscles to become weakened by blocking the signals from nerves to those muscles. The bacterium […]

How to avoid Ozempic face

Weight loss drug Ozempic has been heralded as a miracle cure for people struggling with obesity and associated conditions such as type 2 diabetes. In March, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) approved the use of semaglutide, the active ingredient in Ozempic, for adults that have a high BMI combined with at […]

The rise of ‘brotox’

Blame it on Barbie! The global hit that is the Barbie film is already influencing fashion and beauty trends with increased demand for clothes in Barbiecore pink and hairdressers reporting that requests for Barbie blonde hair are up 83%. It’s also been claimed that men are turning to ‘brotox’ as they aren’t feeling ‘Kenenough’. This […]

Facial ageing by layers

Looking in the mirror, you may have become fixated on your frown lines or concerned about your less than firm chin and jawline, but facial ageing is a complex, multi-dimensional process and superficial signs of ageing are often caused by deeper structural changes. Choosing an experienced aesthetic practitioner that understands all the underlying factors that […]