M1 Med Beauty Blog

Who ages faster? Men or Women.

While it’s a fact that women statistically live longer than men worldwide, which of us looks younger while doing all the ageing. Whether it’s the link between cancer mortality rates and that beloved Y chromosome, or the way men handle stress. Statistically men die an average 5 years earlier than women no matter which country you live in, so […]

Men and Cosmetic Treatments

Traditionally, cosmetic treatments were seen as a female investment. Whether it be lips, cheeks or jawline, it seemed that the focus was on creating beautiful feminine features rather than enhancing masculine ones. In the past few years though, there has been a change in attitudes towards men receiving ‘tweakments’ to enhance and refine their looks. […]

Myth vs Reality: Cosmetic Treatment Edition

Aesthetic treatments can seem like a quick fix to get the look you’ve always dreamed of. It’s true that drastic changes can be made quickly to your appearance using dermal filler or anti-wrinkle injections; however, these injection methods are not safe and can end in serious complications. Our M1 doctors always prioritize safety in our […]

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Lip Treatments with Hyaluronic Acid

We live in the era of bigger is better: bigger hair, bigger houses, bigger cars and especially bigger lips. Popularised by the likes of Kylie Jenner, Rosie Huntington Whitely and Angelina Jolie, women all over the world are desperate for that sexy, bee sting look. There are ways to achieve this look non-surgically, such as […]

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Jawline Reduction

FACIAL SLIMMING TREATMENT: LET’S GET SKINNY We’ve all been guilty of lusting after a strong, defined jawline. We see it on celebrities, in magazines, on billboards, on Instagram and think “If only I could have a jawline you could grate cheese on!” Your jawline frames your face and balances out all your other features; if […]

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What is hyaluronic acid?

The thought of putting acid on your face, let alone injecting it into the skin is a bit of a terrifying thought! After all, isn’t acid harmful? Isn’t it what bad guys in movies use in big chemical vats labelled with skull and crossbones? Luckily, hyaluronic acid isn’t that type of acid. It’s been hailed […]