The Top 5: Aesthetic Experts To See For A Post-Lockdown Pick-Me-Up

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    Dr. Harris

    If you feel your lips need a bit more va va voom but you're frightened about them looking in any way "done", then head to Dr. Harris in his Crouch End clinic. He is renowned for creating the most natural looking lips, perhaps ever and reassuringly is the UK's largest single user of Botox and Juvederm. First of all, he'll assess whether some of the key facial anchor points surrounding your mouth are in fact the culprits - often a cleverly placed bit of filler can perk up lips to a surprising degree. If not, he'll deftly fill them to give you an uber natural result. Don't believe us? Just check out his before and after shots on instagram. Take me there >

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    Waterhouse Young

    We love WY for their expertly curated mix of treatments - their hydra facials are just as good as their PRP, lip work, botox and facial fillers, so you can kill several birds with one stone under their watchful eye. Dr. Holly and Dr. Paris are our go-to's for their light-handed approach - both are oral and maxillofacial surgeons so their in-depth understanding of how the face moves means results are sublime - patients here waltz out of the door looking refreshed rather than fake. Take me there >

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    Consultant Clinic

    This team of expert doctors and dentists have made fillers their USP - whether you want to iron out that bump in your nose or get a perfectly proportioned jawline. They can do ultra softly-softly no-one-will-know results or in the case of lips help you slowly - and safely - build them up to a point where you love them and they still look natural. They're also dab hands at correcting other practitioner's badly done filler. If you're not London based, the good news is that they have several clinics not just in the UK and Ireland but regular sold-out pop-ups in Dubai and America too. Take me there >

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    Phi Clinic

    Dr. Tapan Patel has been a London favourite for years thanks to his measured approach and innate ability to balance features and correct asymmetry with subtle tweaks. He's an artist with filler and botox but there's no hard sell here - quite the opposite - he favours a gentle approach - and patients tend to be fiercely loyal as a result. Take me there >

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    Dr. Maryam Zamani

    Maryam is one of London's leading Oculoplastic Surgeons, so if you think you're looking tired or are considering having anything done to your eye area, then the place to head to is here. Once in her perennially stylish company, she'll offer you a tailor-made treatment plan - sometimes involving surgery but only if it's really needed - and more likely a host of expert tweaks to refresh the eye area and keep her own surgeon's knife at bay. She doesn't stop at eyes either - botox, facial filler and Profhilo are all part of her arsenal too. Take me there >