Perhaps one of the most despised and controversial words in the western world. As the obesity crisis continues to rise, the media bombards us with weight loss information, techniques and horror stories designed to either inspire or terrify. But what are the true facts on losing fat? How does fat leave the body, and can you actually control how much you lose?
Your body is always using energy and, unless this energy is taken from food, it normally comes from internal stores ...
Collagen is a word often thrown around in the cosmetic industry. Many pills, lotions and potions claim to contain collagen or collagen-producing properties, and beauty magazines panic about the weakening of it as we age. But this isn’t just a scare-mongering tactic created by corporations to get us to buy their products – collagen is an essential structural part of our bodies.
The word collagen comes from the Greek word kolla, meaning ‘glue’ – an incredibly apt description for this complex molecule. ...
'Your Week in Beauty Links' is back!
We'll be giving you the ins and outs of what's been happening in the fabulous world of beauty, week to week.
Are the days long gone of being ashamed of cosmetic surgery? In the Daily Mail this week Amanda Platell admits to having Botox and isn't ashamed to tell the world! After having surgery for skin cancer one of her eyebrows were lower than the other so she decided to have Botox to rectify the problem. ...
We decided that courthouseclinics.com was due a bit of a sprucing up, so it's now even easier to find out more about our effective, innovative treatments. We have been really focusing on making your user experience the best it can possibly be.
So, what's changed?
You can now find out which treatments are available in each of our clinics. Simply go to the Clinics section on the menu bar, click on the nearest location to you and scroll down to the list ...
Fat reduction is one of the most frequent medical consultations in aesthetic medicine and at present there is an increasing demand for an effective and non-invasive treatment of fat reduction. This leads us to our exciting news...
Courthouse will be introducing a new fat reduction treatment called CoolTech Adipolysis assisted by fat freezing - the latest in non-invasive body contouring. This is a non surgical alternative to liposuction that uses a hand piece that generates a vacuum effect with the suction of skin ...
A study undertaken for 2013 revealed 88 per cent of women will spend four months of their entire lifetime removing unwanted body hair with a whole range of hair removers including razors, epilators and waxing.
Hair removal is becoming a time-consuming effort for most and with the heatwave set to last until next month; hair removal should be the least of your worries!
Laser Hair Removal is an alternative to razors and epilators for reducing unwanted hair anywhere on the body for both ...
There has been a lot of talk surrounding Botox in the news this week as more ways of using it to cure medical issues have been discovered.
A review of evidence by neurologists at Mount Sinai Medical Center in the US concluded botulinum toxin can be highly effective to ease severe nerve pain. It is thought to work by blocking the release of chemicals which are involved in the nerve transmission of pain.
In a study at the Guangdong Medical School in China, 60 ...
Last month, actress Cameron Diaz said she hasn't worn anti-perspirant for 20 years while actors Matthew McConaughey and Bradley Cooper claim they never spray their underarms, but it's not just the A-list who are shunning anti-perspirant..
With more and more following suit is it time we all looked into alternatives? There has never been a way of selectively targeting and treating both the Eccrine glands, located superficially in the skin that cause sweating and the Apocrine glands that cause odour.. until now!
Hair Restoration Diary – Tim Penfold
Decision Making and Meeting Courthouse Clinics
Post treatment - symptoms, side-effects and progress
We've had the pleasure to have the lovely beauty blogger, Jen of beautyjunkielondon.com visit Courthouse. She had Botox and has told her readers all about it and her great experience at our clinic.
She explains that she has attempted to get Botox before but has unfortunately been too scared and has backed out of several appointments. However, she was becoming more and more worried about the fine lines that were appearing around her eyes and felt they made her look tired and ...