Is it safe to undergo Cosmetic Surgery during a Pandemic?

Knowing that many are planning on having cosmetic procedures this year we thought we’ll mention a few important points worth remembering if you are waiting for your operation. ⁠ ⁠


  • 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗰𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗰/𝗵𝗼𝘀𝗽𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗹⁠

They should strictly adhere to government guidance on infection control and avoid the spread of Covid-19. This is reflected in the cleanliness of the clinic/hospital, staff are wearing appropriate PPE, they test patients for Covid-19 prior to any elective procedures etc. ⁠ ⁠


  • 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝘀𝘂𝗹𝘁𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻⁠

You should always have a consultation with your surgeon so that they can discuss the procedure with you, giving you a chance to express your expectations and carrying out a ⁠ clinical examination to make sure you are not in a risk group for surgery.⁠ ⁠


  • Make sure that your surgeon has the right 𝗤𝘂𝗮𝗹𝗶𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀⁠

Read our blog on “Is your Surgeon the right one for you”? Link in bio ⁠ ⁠


Most importantly….don’t rush through making up your mind about having cosmetic surgery, take your time to think through your options and if you are ready for this.⁠ ⁠ ⁠