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Plastic surgery clinics to be regulated under new licensing plan
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Plastic surgery clinics to be regulated under new licensing plan

Dec 16th 2017, 8:00 AM 7,213 Views 6 Comments

The new laws will give Hiqa more powers to investigate both public and private hospitals.

Court finds in favour of Dublin clinic that was denied blessing for 'breast surgery masterclass'
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Court finds in favour of Dublin clinic that was denied blessing for 'breast surgery masterclass'

Aug 8th 2017, 6:30 PM 21,139 Views 12 Comments

The one-day event would have featured live surgery demonstrations.

One fifth of consumers want to save for cosmetic procedures
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One fifth of consumers want to save for cosmetic procedures

Mar 6th 2017, 12:43 PM 8,968 Views 10 Comments

28% of consumers surveyed said they save less than €100 every month.

There's a plastic surgery craze in Iran and people are wearing their nose bandages with pride
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There's a plastic surgery craze in Iran and people are wearing their nose bandages with pride

Jan 9th 2016, 10:00 AM 25,260 Views 28 Comments

In Iran’s largest cities it is easy to spot women — but also men — with bandages on their noses, flaunting the fact they recently went under the knife.

Breast implants are the most searched-for plastic surgery in Ireland
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Breast implants are the most searched-for plastic surgery in Ireland

Jan 8th 2015, 7:30 AM 7,420 Views 11 Comments

But what else are we looking up?

Unregulated plastic surgery procedures offered to 15 year olds
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Unregulated plastic surgery procedures offered to 15 year olds

Dec 18th 2014, 11:56 AM 7,015 Views 11 Comments

The Oireachtas Health Committee has been told the industry is largely unregulated here.

This man has spent over €120k to make himself look like Kim Kardashian
# Kan't Kope
# Kan't Kope

This man has spent over €120k to make himself look like Kim Kardashian

Dec 18th 2014, 8:32 AM 7,629 Views 12 Comments

You read that right.

Irish public warned to beware of rogue Botox practitioners
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Irish public warned to beware of rogue Botox practitioners

Sep 8th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,028 Views 11 Comments

The warning comes after a woman was fined €6,000 for performing Botox treatments on customers at her salon.

Woman fined €3k for selling wrinkle filler prescription drug
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Woman fined €3k for selling wrinkle filler prescription drug

Feb 10th 2014, 2:37 PM 13,068 Views 20 Comments

Mary Concepta Burke did not have a prescription to sell Dysport which is a competitor to Botox.

'Ball ironing' is now available to tighten men's nether regions
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# Tighten Your Tackle

'Ball ironing' is now available to tighten men's nether regions

Jun 13th 2013, 4:05 PM 2,907 Views 1 Comment

Are YOU a bit saggy down there?

The latest male must-have: the moustache implant
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The latest male must-have: the moustache implant

Jan 31st 2013, 6:40 AM 7,026 Views 5 Comments

Around 250 clinics in Istanbul alone are vying for clients who want a more virile, bewhiskered look in Turkey.

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee
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Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee

Jul 26th 2012, 8:17 AM 3,582 Views 6 Comments

The plastic surgery clinic refused an invitation to attend a meeting of the committee on the PIP breast implant scandal.

State 'should pay to remove PIP implants'
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State 'should pay to remove PIP implants'

Mar 30th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,016 Views 34 Comments

Oireachtas Committee hears that around 1,550 women received the potentially faulty implants in Ireland.

Breast implants scare to be discussed at Leinster House
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Breast implants scare to be discussed at Leinster House

Mar 29th 2012, 6:44 AM 1,009 Views 2 Comments

Irish Medicines Board to give latest news on status of PIP implants with which at least 1,500 Irish women were fitted.

Defective breast implants could have been used in Irish clinics before 2001
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Defective breast implants could have been used in Irish clinics before 2001

Mar 15th 2012, 4:39 PM 1,274 Views 9 Comments

More patients could be affected on the back of this new information, said the Irish Medicines Board.

New regulation for cosmetic surgery clinics on the way
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New regulation for cosmetic surgery clinics on the way

Mar 14th 2012, 10:25 AM 1,723 Views 6 Comments

James Reilly is working on legislation which will provide for mandatory licencing of health providers, including cosmetic surgeries.

Surgeons call for ban on cosmetic surgery ads
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Surgeons call for ban on cosmetic surgery ads

Jan 23rd 2012, 2:14 PM 1,854 Views 12 Comments

The British surgeons are calling for a number of changes to take place to bring in tighter controls in the cosmetic surgery sector, following a recent breast implants scandal.

Interpol issues arrest warrant for breast implant scare boss
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Interpol issues arrest warrant for breast implant scare boss

Dec 24th 2011, 10:00 AM 3,014 Views 13 Comments

Frenchman Jean Claude Mas is wanted in Costa Rica for “life and health” offences.

Thousands advised to remove breast implants over leaking concerns
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Thousands advised to remove breast implants over leaking concerns

Dec 21st 2011, 10:24 AM 2,437 Views 21 Comments

Tens of thousands of women in Britain and France with low-grade silicon implants have been advised to have them removed over concerns they could leak.

Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel
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Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel

Feb 9th 2011, 6:13 PM 1,819 Views 2 Comments

A young British woman has died following a cosmetic procedure in a US hotel – which detectives believe was arranged over the internet.

Victoria Beckham's 'bazookas' are gone: When were they here?
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# Off Her Chest

Victoria Beckham's 'bazookas' are gone: When were they here?

Jan 6th 2011, 4:31 PM 1,477 Views 0 Comments

Former pop star indicates in new interview with Vogue magazine that the breast enhancement she previously denied did take place – but is now removed.