COSMETIC NURSES ORGANISATION TARGETS NON-MEDICS

The largest professional association for nurses carrying out cosmetic treatments in the UK has updated its code of conduct saying that regulated healthcare professionals should not train or prescribe for “Beauty Therapists/Lay people” in injectable cosmetic treatment such as dermal fillers and Botulinum Toxins. The British Association of Cosmetic Nurses is a voluntary not-for-profit organisation…

DERMAL FILLERS, MAY 2020 AND THE MHRA

There is still a little confusion over plans for dermal fillers and whether they will be classed as a prescription only medicine. They WILL NOT in the near future. The MHRA (Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency) has confirmed that it has no plans to make dermal fillers prescription only. This statement follows a certain…