The Royal College of Surgeons has for the first time produced guidelines on cosmetic procedures stressing the need for improved consultation and advertising restrictions, but there are concerns the reform of cosmetic surgery regulation in the UK don't go far enough.
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It was previously thought that only women had been affected by the PIP implant scandal. However two former employees have alleged that the company also manufactured testicle, buttock and chest implants. Although the company only declared production of PIP breast