Skin Cancer - Dr Ching

SKIN CANCER – BY DR VERNON CHING, PRECISION AESTHETICS

Skin cancer is the most common cancer and is divided into melanotic cancers that involve pigment and Non-Melanoma skin cancers ( NMSC). NMSCs, mostly squamous cell carcinomas (SCC) and basal cell carcinomas (BCCs), generally occur in the elderly population over 50 years of age, and the incidence is increasing. Research estimates that nonmelanoma skin cancer, […]

Liposuction - Dr Ching

LIPOSUCTION 2019 – BY DR VERNON CHING, PRECISION AESTHETICS

Liposuction in 2019 is vastly different from 10 years ago, and its popularity is still growing worldwide. Body contouring procedures have again taken three of the top five spots as indicated in recent figures from the 2018 ASAPS (American Society of Plastic Surgeons) survey; liposuction was the most common surgical procedure, second only to breast […]

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WHY YOU SHOULD WEAR SUN PROTECTION EVERY SINGLE DAY

South Africa is indeed a very sunny country, which is why we love it (of course). Even during winter we have balmy days that seem to quickly defrost any limbs that might have caught a chill during the evening temperature drop. But all this sun brings its own set of health problems. Skin cancer is […]

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SCARRING – PREVENT & REPAIR

Scars are unavoidable unless you live in a bubble. Life knocks us down, accidents happen, and operations are necessary. Scar tissue replaces normal skin tissue after an injury or wound has occurred. Scar tissue has a different texture as it consists of fibrous collagen and elastin tissue to mend and replace the specialised skin that […]