A social medium

Much like the Sydney property bubble, many have foretold the end of social media. Declining user engagement, platforms that didn’t move forward with the times (remember MySpace?)… but despite some reports to the contrary, Australians aren’t quite ready quit the little...

The full experience

Bespoke is a word originally reserved for suit tailors and their exacting clientele. But made-to-measure is not the province of the elite anymore – and nowhere is it more tailored, and more important, than when you’re considering plastic or cosmetic surgery. Dr Rohit...

Love? Love thyself

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching – and with it the inexorable wave of cutesy cards, roses, chocolates and too many heart emojis to mention. And while we’re all for celebrations of love, perhaps it’s time we turned our attention to someone closer to home: namely,...

Breast implants: a frank FAQ

Does it hurt? As with any surgery, expect some discomfort. Everyone varies, but at least a week of recovery time from a desk-bound job – more for if you do manual labour. It’s important not to exert yourself at all. Catch up on some reading. Watch that box set....

Smile series: Whitening

Porcelain veneers, before and after. Straight teeth? Check. Perfect lips? Check. But you still need that final touch. Dr Nidhi Berera, principal cosmetic dentist at Sydney Cosmetic Sanctuary, recommends that after any procedure on your teeth or lips, whitening can...

Smile series: Cosmetic help

For people who have a high lip problem but do not qualify for a frenectomy there is still light at the end of the tunnel! Botox relaxes and limits the movement of the – don’t worry, you can still smile and speak perfectly fine. There is little discomfort as the...