Aesthetics

Have we reached peak filler?

From red carpet stars to social media influencers and reality TV celebrities, there’s no denying that over recent years, many people have come to have a somewhat similar look: rounded cheeks, full lips, sculpted jaws and slightly raised brows. The reason for this uniformity is dermal filler, available in hundreds of different variations in the […]

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Blue Light Therapy for Acne

LED Blue Light Therapy While red, white and blue LED Light Therapies are often used in combination at Santi, blue light’s ability to eradicate acne makes it a premium treatment. Acne light therapy works by penetrating just below the skin’s surface, blue light targets acne at the source by regulating over-active oil glands and killing

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Botox and Blepharospasm

Blepharospasm and Botox Blepharospasm is a distressing condition, not to be confused with myokymia, the more common quivering of the eyelid. Defined as the ‘involuntary tight closure of the eyelids,’ blepharospasm can ease after several days or manifest as a chronic and life-altering muscle disorder. In a healthy eye, the blinking mechanism works to protect

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Botox and Blepharospasm

Botox and Blepharospasm: Understanding the Treatment and Efficacy   Blepharospasm, a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary contractions of the muscles around the eyes, can be a distressing condition that significantly impacts an individual’s vision, daily activities, and overall quality of life. Fortunately, Botox has emerged as a highly effective treatment option for blepharospasm, providing relief

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Botox in the Treatment of Muscle Spasm

Botox for the Treatment of Muscle Spasms: Enhancing Physical Relief Muscle spasm, a condition characterized by involuntary and often painful muscle contractions, can be incredibly debilitating. While Botox is widely recognized for its cosmetic applications, its unique ability to interrupt the connection between muscles and the brain also makes it a valuable tool in alleviating

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Skin Peels – A Brief History

Chemical peels are an ancient practice. Abrading the skin and / or introducing an abrasive topical agent dates back to prehistoric times. While the methods have been refined, whether it’s a pumice stone followed by soured milk in 4000BC or a lactic acid peel today, the concept remains the same – to resurface and rejuvenate

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Skin Firming Treatments – A Guide

Skin firming or tightening is a broad spectrum treatment area. Whether you have loose or ‘extra’ skin following weight-loss, or you’re looking to reduce facial skin sagging – there are many options available. Skin tightening technology is fast evolving and it can be hard to keep up with the treatments on offer. Here are just

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Botox – what you need to know

Botox is an effective and popular facial wrinkle treatment. If you’re new to Botox treatment, the following questions will help you to decide whether Botox is right for you. Although the results are not permanent, the decision to do botox is a combination of your aesthetic requirements and a detailed discussion with your doctor on

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Comprehensive Guide to Tension Headaches and Effective Solutions: Massage Therapy and Botox at Santi London

Persistent headaches can be a source of discomfort and disruption in our daily lives. Tension headaches, a common type of headache, are experienced by many individuals, affecting approximately 86% of women and 63% of men. These headaches are characterized by muscle tension leading to pain in areas like the back of the neck, shoulders, and

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