Siun Murphy, Plastic Surgeon in the Blackrock Clinic, and Prof Ryan discussing the lack of regulation in the cosmetic industry in Ireland, what can go wrong and what to look for when choosing a Plastic Surgeon or Dermatologist for surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures.
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"I think there's been a huge rise in non-invasive cosmetic procedures particularly botox and fillers."
"Personally, I’ve been shocked since coming back to Ireland about the lack of regulation within the cosmetic industry in general, particularly when it comes to plastic surgery".
"I think as a country we’re very trusting when it comes to what our doctors say and unfortunately there are non-specialist doctors who are misleading the public in some ways".
"I don’t think the Irish Medical Council have really been aggressive in trying to challenging these doctors who are really impacting on the safety of our patients".
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