Our Cosmetic Surgery Blog

Whats best for leg threadveins? Laser or Sclerotherapy?

Published on March 1, 2012 by

For over 40 years injection sclerotherapy has proved to be the most effective treatment for unwanted leg veins. These could be the fine threadveins  or even the tortuous varicose veins. Bigger veins repsond well to Foam Sclerotherapy as performed by

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Patient Testimonials at Riverbanks 2012

Published on February 27, 2012 by

We love it when we receive testimonials from our patients. We welcome any feedback, good or bad, so that we can always improve our service to you. This week, we received the following two testimonials from happy patients: This lady

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Chocolate is good for you!

Published on February 11, 2012 by

Do you feel guilty whenever you eat chocolate? Well new research has shown that secret chocoaholics no longer need hide! Chocolate is rich in anti-oxidants called flavonols, also found in green teas and berries and these anti-oxidants protect our arteries,

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Varicose Vein treatments in Harpenden, Hertfordshire

Published on February 2, 2012 by

Did you know that surgery is a last resort when treating varicose veins and that skilled vascular surgeons can successfully treat most cases with ultrasound guided foam sclerotherapy? Riverbanks Clinic, located just outside Harpenden in East Hyde Bedfordshire runs Varicose

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Riverbanks Vaser 4D patients on TV this week

Published on February 1, 2012 by

This week sees 3 of Riverbanks Male patients tell their stories to the Press. Male Cosmetic Surgery is on the rise and we at Riverbanks have been leading the way with our Vaser Pec Lifts for Male Breast Reduction and

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Do Stem Cell Boob Jobs increase the risk of breast cancer?

Published on January 26, 2012 by

There is much debate over the safety of breast augmentation with the patients own fat cells. Many believe that this is the safest form of augmentation while other are concerned at the risk of breast cancer developing because of the

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Luton Botox Clinic wins BEST CLINIC in UK 2011-12

Published on January 25, 2012 by

Dr Ravi Jain, medical director of Riverbanks Clinic, started his private aesthetics practice in 2006 offering Botox Dermal filler treatments in Luton Harpenden, running alongside his Luton NHS GP practice. In 2007 Dr Jain moved fulltime into his private aesthetic

Botox in Harpenden:: Voted UK’s Best Clinic 2009-2011

Published on January 24, 2012 by

Riverbanks Cosmetic Clinic based in Harpenden, opened its doors in August 2008 and since then has won two national awards for its excellence in customer care and facilities. Dr Jain started his private aesthetics practice in 2006 offering Botox &

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Correcting lost volume is the key to natural looking facial rejuvenation

Published on January 21, 2012 by

Most people consider visiting a cosmetic clinic when they start to notice a few lines and wrinkles. And in the past the treatments on offer just addressed these concerns. For example. botulinum toxin injections were used to correct excessive wrinkling

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Vaser & Vaser High-Def and SmartXide Laser Resurfacing Consultations Harley Street!

Published on January 10, 2012 by

Dr Ravi Jain – Injectables now in Harley Street! & Vaser & Vaser High-Def and SmartXide Laser Resurfacing Consultations From Wednesday 25th May 2011 at 42 Harley Street London W1G 9PR Call for appointment – 01582 762877 Sorry for the

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