How safe is the cosmetic surgery boom?
An increasing number of British people are opting for cosmetic procedures. Many are happy with the results - but the £3.6bn UK cosmetic industry is unregulated, leading to concerns about its safety.
"As soon as it was done I got in my car and cried my eyes out. I felt like I'd self-harmed."
Tina, who does not want to use her real name, is one of the thousands of young women who have turned to facial (also known as dermal) fillers as a quick fix for their self-esteem.
It is one of the easiest cosmetic procedures to have done as it does not need to be performed by a medical... read more
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