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1907, 2017
Silkwood Medical

These Are The Qualifications Your Dermal Clinician Needs To Have

By | July 19th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Did you know that in NSW, Victoria and ACT you do not need any qualifications to operate or even buy a laser or IPL machine? Scary, isn’t it? Whilst Queensland, Western Australia and Tasmania have laws and regulations on who can operate a Class 3B Read more

907, 2017
Silkwood Medical

Get Glowing Skin With Our New Range Of Peels

By | July 9th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

At Silkwood, we are always trying to push the boundaries to get the best out of your skin.  We’re excited to have 3 new peels to add to our list. These peels can be used on their own or layered with other peels in our Read more

507, 2017
Silkwood Medical

Our Dermal Clinician Explains Microlaserpeel and Profractional

By | July 5th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Recently I was fortunate to attend a presentation by Dr Jay Burns, a renowned US Plastic Surgeon with many years’ experience in performing ablative laser treatments. He discussed the evolution of different treatments and how CO2 lasers, once all the rage, were now being replaced Read more

507, 2017
Silkwood Medical

Who is Dr Lisa Friederich? Get To Know Her Better With Our Q&A

By | July 5th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Dr Lisa Friederich joined Silkwood Medical in March this year with extensive experience as a body and facial Plastic Surgeon. We sat down with her and asked her a few questions about herself and the industry. Get to know Dr Friederich... When did you know Read more

2906, 2017
Silkwood Medical

The Difference A Lip Lift Can Make

By | June 29th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Lips have become one of the most popular body parts to treat with cosmetic procedures, such as fat transfer or lip fillers. But not many people have heard of a lip lift, a relatively simple, but effective procedure enhancing the lips and facial balance. Dr Read more

606, 2017
Silkwood Medical

Get The Lowdown On Peels

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Peels can be mechanical or chemical in nature. A mechanical peel is one which most of us have in our bathrooms and is commonly referred to as a scrub. It involves using small granules to gently exfoliate or polish the uppermost layers of the skin Read more

3105, 2017
Silkwood Medical

This Is How Microneedling Works

By | May 31st, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

One of the major skin concerns many of us have is ageing and finding ways to slow down the ageing process. One way is to stimulate collagen production which helps to plump up skin and minimise fine lines. There are many treatments that can do Read more

1204, 2017
Silkwood Medical

What You Need To Know About Gender Reassignment Surgery

By | April 12th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Gender reassignment surgery is a relatively new field in plastic surgery and a direct result of the increasing acceptance and awareness of gender dysphoria. It is a topic that often confuses people as terms like LGBTQ, gender identity, transsexual, bisexual, gender neutral, cisgender etc. are Read more

2903, 2017
Silkwood Medical

Treat Redness, Pigmentation, And Fine Lines With BBL

By | March 29th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

At Silkwood Medical, we have a wide range of non-surgical options to treat your skin concerns. Our Broadband light (BBL) is a divergent light that covers a wide range of depths and can be used to treat an array of skin problems from ageing due Read more

1903, 2017
Silkwood Medical

Meet Our New Plastic Surgeon, Dr Lisa Friederich

By | March 19th, 2017|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Dr Nettle and the Silkwood Medical team are excited to welcome Dr Lisa Friederich to the Silkwood Medical family. Dr Friederich joins Silkwood with many years of experience as both a facial and body plastic surgeon under her belt. She has worked in adult and paediatric plastic Read more