AESTHETICS NEWS

Our philosophy, thoughts and all the latest news and highlights in the world of aesthetic medicine and treatments.
  • What’s the difference between anti-wrinkle injections and Botox? The world of aesthetics can get a little confusing when it comes to the names and types of all the different treatments on offer. Those new to an aesthetic clinic or still deciding what might work for them have likely heard of anti-wrinkle injections and Botox, but......

  • Happy new year from the Lumea Aesthetics team and I hope 2021 has been treating you and yours well so far. I’ve been thinking of the saying.......

  • 2020 has certainly been one to remember, bringing with it unique challenges, a new pace of life and change in plans on a scale we hopefully won’t see for many decades to come. I am once again so thankful to our patients who stuck with me and checked in during multiple closures and openings of......

  • At the core of a healthy lifestyle is a complex harmony of vitamins and minerals that work hard beneath the surface keeping the many functions and processes of your body running smoothly. But sometimes with a hectic lifestyle, intense training regime or restricted diet, they might need a little helping hand. Introducing vitamin IV Infusion......

  • Patients of the clinic are often surprised to learn that as a cosmetic doctor, I commonly treat patients that suffer from bruxism, otherwise known as teeth grinding.  A typically prescribed treatment for bruxism is wearing a mouth guard or splint at night. While this may offer some relief, anti-wrinkle injections – the same injections used......

  • As a cosmetic doctor, I am asked about all kinds of aesthetic treatments. Interestingly though, throughout the recent isolation periods, there has been a significant increase in the number of patients asking about their skin care because their skin wasn’t behaving as it usually did and also for some they saw this as a chance......

  • This latest development brings little in the way of good news for Melburnians but it’s not all bad for our patients, with Lumea Aesthetics remaining open for treatments that address medical conditions. We think it’s important to continue providing our personalised treatments that help maintain both your physical and mental wellbeing – while keeping in......

  • In our last post, which we highly recommend you read, we gave you our top practical tips on how to enhance your natural beauty for video conferences and meetings. It was all about choosing the right light, setting your laptop screen at the correct height and ensuring you show your best angle to the virtual......

  • Confession time! While sitting in a video conference this week, I kept on being distracted by my reflection in the top right-hand corner of the screen. Distracted by the voice in my head, “Is that what I actually look like to everyone else on video? Am I putting my best face forward?” Seeing yourself through......

  • We’re pleased to announce Lumea Aesthetics will reopen gradually at our Collingwood clinic on Thursdays and Fridays only for now, from Thursday 28 May. We’re really excited to see you in person and get back to helping you embrace your individuality. To celebrate our reopening, the first 20 in-clinic bookings will receive a complementary bottle......

  • I hope you and yours are doing well at home, and maybe even starting to get out a little more since restrictions are easing in Victoria. I’m pleased to say Lumea Aesthetics should be open soon – I’ve been missing your faces and our little chats that used to brighten my day! It’s been a......

  • When it comes to their skin, most of my clients come to me with similar goals of a clear, glowing complexion that radiates health. Whether this is achieved with skincare products or aesthetic treatments – or both – my philosophy is straightforward: less is more. A tailored regime is an important part in maintaining the......

  • Update: as of 6 April, our two clinics will be closed until further notice. We hope you all stay safe out there. As a doctor-led team in a high-contact clinic, we’re taking our responsibility for the health and safety of our staff, clients and community extremely seriously amid the outbreak of COVID-19. Our clinics are......

  • Whether they’re nearing the end of a weight loss journey or are simply noticing changes to their body with time, there are many reasons our clients come to us with stubborn pockets of body fat they want to see gone for good. Enter body sculpting: the liposuction of the 21st century that is non-invasive with......

  • Non-surgical body contouring here in Melbourne Sometimes even when we give our body plenty of exercise and healthy fuel, there doesn’t seem to be any change in any extra we carry around the tummy, love handles, bra area or back. If you’re like most clients who visit our clinic for body contouring, you know how......

  • Today’s advanced injection techniques are popular with women and men of all ages, helping to achieve a range of subtle changes to the face, from precise facial contouring and volume enhancement to slimming and sculpting.  Our clients come to us seeking a range of outcomes, from a more contoured jawline, more pronounced cheeks or a......

  • Dermal fillers have become highly advanced in the last decade. Innovative new products allow cosmetic doctors to sculpt and contour facial structures with an impeccable level of precision that wasn’t possible ten years ago. It’s time to look just as vibrant as you feel on the inside.  Customised filler treatments at our cosmetic clinics in......

  • Known colloquially as the ‘one stitch facelift’, the modern thread lift offers a fantastic option for those who have no interest in going under the knife, but still hope to see improvement in their face area as they age.  What can thread lifts do?  Thread lifts are a non-surgical way to lift and redefine facial......

  • At Lumea, we do things a little differently. Here, it’s all about you: understanding your unique situation and desired outcomes, supporting you throughout the entire process and ultimately empowering you to embrace the freedom that comes with being confident in how you look.  We specialise in highly personalised treatment plans featuring our state-of-the art, non-surgical......

  • Maintaining your new physique is often what people find to be quite difficult, especially throughout the holidays and end of year festivities. It takes a combination of healthy eating, enjoyable exercise, quality sleep and consistency to ensure your WarmSculpting results are maintained....

  • While childbirth can empower a woman, it may also make her feel unconfident, especially with her appearance....

  • Lumea Aesthetics is now open and I’d like to welcome you to our new online home – I’m so happy to see you’ve found us. We’ve just about completed our transition from Archer Cosmedics, and my team and I are looking forward to a new chapter in working with our clients towards their aesthetic goals. ...