Cosmetic Surgery

Understanding the Different Types of Breast Implants

The breast implants available to you vary in shape and material, here is a guide to understanding what each offers you,

by Chloe

November 17th, 2020

Sex after Breast Enlargement Surgery

Following breast enlargement surgery Patients are requested to abstain from sexual activity until weeks into recovery because of these possible risks.

by Chloe

November 16th, 2020

Choosing the right breast implant size for you

Things to consider when choosing your ideal breast implant size and important things to note

by Chloe

November 12th, 2020

The Effects of Breast Enlargement Surgery on Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

Patients considering breast enlargement surgery often want to understand the effects of the procedure on future pregnancies and whether the option to breastfeed will be affected. We discuss everything here

by Chloe

November 11th, 2020

Breast Reduction & Male Breast Reduction: What's the difference?

Discover more about the differences between male breast reduction surgery and breast reduction surgery.

by Chloe

October 30th, 2020

Breast Reduction Scar Care Plan with Mr. Foiz Ahmed

Following breast reduction surgery you're going to want to care for your scars to minimise their visibility, here's how.

by Chloe

October 20th, 2020

Sex after Surgery: Breast Reduction

Post-op care and restrictions are important to your recovery, but just when can you have sex after breast reduction surgery?

by Chloe

October 20th, 2020

Breast Reduction Scars on Black Skin

Breast reduction scars on black skin can be a major concern for patients considering the procedure, but it doesn't have to be that way. We look at how you can minimise the risk of prominent scars.

by Chloe

October 15th, 2020

Can Large Breasts Cause Back Pain?

Many patients know there is a correlation between these two. Learn how large breasts can cause back pain.

by Clare

October 13th, 2020

What Exercises Can I Do Following Breast Reduction Surgery?

The Dos and Dont's for post-op exercises following breast reduction surgery. We take a look at how you can maintain your health and wellbeing while recovering.

by Chloe

October 13th, 2020

Large Breasts and their Effect on the Neck & Shoulders

Due to the size and weight of large breasts, they can cause pain and discomfort to the neck and shoulders, however, these complaints can be rectified.

by Chloe

October 9th, 2020

Breast Reduction Pills: What are they and do they work?

This blog tries to combat misinformation and debunk one of the most common myths about breast reduction surgery, so-called breast reduction pills and creams

by Cory

October 8th, 2020

Who is Eligible for Breast Reduction Surgery?

In order to maximise safety and results for breast reduction surgery, certain criteria must be met by the patient before they are able to proceed with the procedure. We discuss the guidelines and recommendations.

by Chloe

October 7th, 2020

What are PIP implants?

PIP implants were fraudulently manufactured breast implants with a higher rupture risk. How can I tell if I have them, and how will that affect me?

by Clare

September 9th, 2020

Capsular Contracture Explained

What is capsular contracture? We look into the causes, symptoms and how best to treat it.

by Cory

September 9th, 2020

The Importance of Planning Ahead

The ins and outs of what to consider when planning your surgery

by Julia

July 8th, 2020

Video Consultations Explained

What to expect from your Video Consultation with a Medbelle surgeon from the comfort of your own home

by Julia

July 6th, 2020

Are Post-Op Bras Necessary?

The short answer is yes. This article describes what to look for in a compression bra & why they’re important to wear after breast surgery.

by Kaylyn

April 28th, 2020

Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction

Make sure you’re ready and informed about how breast reduction surgery influences your breastfeeding journey.

by Kaylyn

March 13th, 2020

Choosing a Cosmetic Surgeon

Choosing a surgeon can be overwhelming. Use these 5 tips to keep you on track and find a cosmetic surgeon who is perfect for you and your goals.

by Kaylyn

March 13th, 2020

Stop Smoking for Surgery

Why do doctors recommend quitting smoking before surgery? We look at the health risks and what you need to know.

by Kaylyn

March 6th, 2020

Before & After Picture Guide

When it comes to understanding a procedure’s potential finished look, a picture really does paint a thousand words.

by Kaylyn

February 14th, 2020

Pain & Large Breasts

Breast Reduction Surgery eases back pain caused by large heavy breasts. But how is this pain caused?

by Steffie

February 7th, 2020

What Is a Soft Check?

Considering options to finance your cosmetic procedure? We answer your questions in our guide to soft checks.

by Kaylyn

February 7th, 2020

Twilight Sedation Guide

Concerned about general anaesthesia? Fortunately, local anaesthetic with sedation (called 'twilight sedation') is a safer option.

by Simon

February 3rd, 2020

Plastic Surgery: 5 First Steps

Considering cosmetic surgery but need to learn more? We break down 5 sensible first steps to start you on your journey.

by Clare

February 3rd, 2020

What Is the Keller Funnel?

The Keller Funnel is one of the greatest advancements in breast enlargement surgery. But what is it actually? And how does it work?

by Rita

January 24th, 2020

Alternatives to Silicone

Some may dislike the idea of a silicone implant but still want all the benefits of breast enlargement. Luckily, there are alternatives.

by Kaylyn

January 24th, 2020

Weight Loss & Plastic Surgery

Loose skin is a natural part of weight loss, but it can still be difficult to deal with. Cosmetic surgery can remove most excess skin.

by Steffie

January 17th, 2020

Surgery Abroad? Think Again

Medical bodies like the NHS, BAPRAS and BAAPS all strongly advise against plastic surgery abroad, and for good reason.

by Rita

January 17th, 2020

Budgeting Tips for Surgery

Paying for cosmetic surgery can feel daunting. To help, here are 5 easy ways you can get your finances in order for your dream surgery.

by Rita

January 9th, 2020

Get To Know BAAPS/BAPRAS

Unclear what BAAPS and BAPRAS are? Read this to learn more about these organisations and find out what they mean for your journey.

by Rita

January 9th, 2020