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 or 4 lasers (these are ones which are used in Read more
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 range to give a boost to your skin. As stated Read more
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 Nettle performs lip lifts as a standalone procedure or in Read more
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 to remove surface dead skin cells. This leaves the skin Read more
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 this including lasers which can be invasive and may require downtime, Read more
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 to sun damage, sun spots/ pigmentation to fine lines and redness. Read more
There’s a new injectable on the market promising to reduce the submental fat on your neck which can create an unsightly double chin. It is an area that is impossible to target with exercise and thereby frustrates a lot of people who may be fit and healthy, but still have a lot of fullness under Read more
“The great thing about the best facelifts is that they are undetectable.” – Dr Nettle.
Dr Warwick Nettle is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with over 20 years of experience. Early into his career, he realised his passion for facial plastic surgery, in particular facelifts.
Since his early days training with some of the most respected plastic surgeons in Read more
With so many options out there, choosing the correct skin treatment is the first step in achieving the skin you want. At Silkwood Medical we invest in the latest technology such as Forever Young BBL, which targets pigmentation and facial capillaries, and several Sciton lasers which improve the skin’s texture.
We always assess your skin Read more
If you thought plastic surgery is only appropriate for a certain age group, think again. Women and men over 65 years of age are increasingly going under the knife to rejuvenate their appearance, and why wouldn’t they? After all, 65 is the new 45. Plastic surgery for seniors is a growing trend.
Dr Nettle has noticed Read more