Traditional moisturiser, that you buy over the counter is a barrier cream. It sits on the surface of the skin, creating a dependency that results in acquired dryness and increasing the rate of aging. “My skin feels dry, I couldn’t live with-out it” you cry! For the last half a century, we have been lied
At Hampton Clinic there is always something new and exciting going on – and we don’t just mean our wide range of treatments and services…
Whether it’s new wildlife to be seen in the woodland, all the splendour of Hampton Manor events, or our latest medical, beauty and wellness developments, check out our blog to keep you updated with Clinic life.
What is Morpheus? What is Fractora?
Morpheus and Fractora are brand names for “fractional radiofrequency” they are both the same procedure but simply vary in intensity. Fractional radiofrequency is skin needling with radiofrequency energy applied through the needles. When you perform skin needling, multiple tiny needles pierce the skin creating little injuries. Just as when you cut yourself, it heals withRead
A Skincare Consultation at Hampton Clinic
After being welcomed to the Clinic by our super friendly staff and relaxing with a coffee in our tranquil reception area, you will be invited into the consulting room. The first thing I like to establish, is: what are your concerns? What do you want to achieve? For some it is simply to maintain aRead
How do you choose a reputable and safe aesthetic practitioner?
Anyone considering aesthetic procedures should do plenty of research on what treatment they want and the person who will be performing it. You should check your practitioner has their claimed qualifications, for doctors you can look on the GMC register and nurses have a nursing register, the NMC. Make sure they are registered, qualified andRead
The ZO Fundamental Five
ZO skincare is suitable for all skin types, whether simply to maintain a healthy complexion, or to deal with problematic or ageing skin. Whatever the indication, everybody will start with the same 5 fundamental steps which will be tailored to your individual skin type. With these basic steps in place, we can then add inRead
What is the best Facial for acne? Dr Hill explains why we love the famous Hydrafacial
I have spent over 25 years working as a doctor with a special interest in skin. I think the psychological impact of having acne at whatever age is often overlooked. I have many clients come to the clinic looking for help with their skin, and one of the most frequently asked questions is “which isRead