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Rachel Nicholson is an Advanced Aesthetic Practitioner and an Independent Nurse Prescriber with over 30 years of clinical experience and comes from a strong, varied medical background including Primary Health Care, and in the NHS/private sector. Rachel worked as an Assistant Director of Nursing prior to specialising in aesthetics and worked for two years for a large aesthetic company providing advanced aesthetic treatments.

Rachel has received her training from leading cosmetic surgeons, and advanced aesthetic practitioners and maintains her knowledge by attending conferences, seminars and workshops in aesthetic and cosmetic treatments, updating her treatments as new technologies emerge. Rachel combines her medical knowledge with a passion for providing Anti-wrinkle injections, Dermal fillers, Dermal Needling and Medical skin peels to name just a few to offer her clients a truly unique aesthetics experience.

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Are you getting your beauty sleep?

Few things are as powerful as a good night’s sleep when it comes to achieving radiant skin and overall wellness. Beyond just feeling refreshed in the morning, quality sleep plays a vital role in maintaining healthy skin, boosting physical health, and enhancing mental well-being. Let’s explore the numerous benefits of sleep for skin health and […]

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Top tips for a radiant complexion!

Who doesn’t want to defy the passage of time and maintain a youthful, glowing complexion? While ageing is a natural process, you can keep your skin looking vibrant and youthful by adopting simple habits; from embracing a consistent skincare routine to seeking professional advice, here are some tips to help you achieve ageless beauty. Consistent […]

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Dermal Fillers – a brief introduction

In the world of non-surgical aesthetics, dermal fillers have emerged as a revolutionary tool for sculpting and enhancing facial features with natural-looking results. From plumping lips to softening nasolabial lines and marionette lines, these injectable treatments offer a versatile solution for addressing a wide range of concerns. However, it’s crucial to emphasise the importance of […]

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Before You Beautify: The Importance of Researching Your Aesthetic Practitioner for Injectable Treatments

In today’s world of non-surgical aesthetics, injectable treatments like dermal fillers and wrinkle-relaxing injections have become increasingly popular for enhancing natural beauty and restoring skin’s youthfulness. While the allure of quick, minimally invasive procedures is undeniable, it’s crucial to prioritise safety and expertise when seeking aesthetic enhancements. As a trusted provider in the realm of […]

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Embrace the Season: Spring Clean Your Beauty Regime for Radiant Skin

As the flowers bloom and the sun shines a little brighter, there’s an undeniable energy in the air that calls for a fresh start. Just as we tidy up our homes and declutter our spaces during spring cleaning, our beauty regime could use a similar refresh. It’s time to bid farewell to the remnants of […]

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Unlocking Beauty Safely: Why you should choose a qualified, insured medical professional for non-surgical aesthetic treatments.

The number of patients seeking non-surgical aesthetic treatments to tackle skincare concerns is growing every year. Non-surgical aesthetic treatments, including dermal fillers, Profhilo treatments and other non-invasive skincare treatments, offer transformative results when administered by skilled professionals. However, the key to a successful and safe procedure lies not just in the treatments themselves but in […]

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Reclaim Your Youthful Glow with Profhilo Skin Bio-remodelling Injectable Treatments

Does your skin feel dull and lacklustre, and has it lost its youthful bounce and elasticity? If so, you’re not alone. The years may bring wisdom, but they also tend to bring changes in our skin, such as skin laxity and a lacklustre complexion. But don’t despair! There are solutions out there designed to help […]

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Autumn skincare tips

As the leaves change colour and the air turns crisp, it’s time to update your skincare routine to adapt to the changing seasons. Autumn brings its own set of challenges for our skin, especially when it comes to combating the visible signs of ageing. In this blog, we will explore some expert tips from a […]

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You can’t escape the Sun!

When we think of protecting our skin from damage, we often consider sun exposure outdoors as the primary culprit. However, there are hidden threats that can harm our skin even in unexpected situations, such as on cloudy days or when we’re indoors near windows. In this blog, we will delve into why skin can be […]

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The Importance of Seeking Qualified Professionals for Injectable Skincare Treatments

In recent years, injectable skincare treatments such as wrinkle-relaxing injections and dermal fillers have gained popularity for their ability to enhance facial aesthetics. However, it is crucial to recognise that these procedures involve delicate and complex structures of the face. To ensure safe and effective outcomes, it is incredibly important to seek the expertise of qualified and […]

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Skin Microneedling – what is it and how does it work?

What is Skin Microneedling? Skin micro-needling, also known as collagen induction therapy, is a non-invasive cosmetic treatment that stimulates the production of collagen in the skin. Collagen is a protein found in the skin that keeps it looking firm, plump, and youthful. As we age, the natural collagen production in our skin decreases, leading to […]

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Natural changes to the texture and condition of our skin

The skin’s natural production of collagen and elastin – the building blocks that give our skin its shape, volume and definition – begins to decline as we get older. As a result, fine lines and wrinkles begin to appear, but these aren’t the only signs of the skin’s natural ageing process. As we get older, […]

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What is hyaluronic acid?

Hyaluronic acid (HA) is a naturally occurring polysaccharide that is found in virtually every tissue of the body. It helps keep your skin hydrated and supple by binding large amounts of water molecules, while also maintaining the elasticity and firmness of your skin cells. By replenishing HA levels in the skin, we can help the […]

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What’s the secret to healthy and radiant skin? Some good quality skincare products!

Our skin is an organ, and just like other organs in our body, it changes with age. It loses its elasticity and the production of collagen slows down. This leads to fine lines, wrinkles, dryness, and dullness. While skincare products can help keep skin hydrated and moisturized, they can’t reverse the signs of ageing. The […]

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Top 10 skincare tips for when the weather is cold!

With the temperature dropping significantly (we hit -11 degrees a couple of weeks ago!), I thought it was a good time to provide some top tips for cold-weather care for your amazing skin. The cold, wet and windy weather can cause flare ups of a range of skin conditions (including eczema) and constantly shuffling between […]

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Eat a rainbow! (of fruit and veg, not skittles)

We all know that eating a balanced diet is beneficial for our health and wellbeing, but do you know how the vitamins and minerals in the food we eat can benefit our skin? That’s what this blog is all about! So which vitamins and minerals are important for our skin’s health? Vitamin A is important […]

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Soap – not always your skin’s best friend!

Did you get some beautifully packaged soaps for Christmas? It’s a lovely gift and always smells amazing – perfect for displaying in the bathroom or storing in drawers with your clothes to keep them smelling fresh.  However, these highly fragranced soaps aren’t always the best from a skincare perspective. Soap can dry out your delicate […]

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Your skin is in safe hands at Younger U Aesthetics!

Earlier this month I renewed my Save Face membership, and for those of you who aren’t familiar with the organisation, I just wanted to explain a little about who they are, what they do, and why I am passionate about being a Save Face accredited practitioner (with Excellence Status – which is awarded to practitioners […]

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Skin Rejuvenation Treatments

This month’s blog about the skincare treatments available here at Younger U Aesthetics is all about Skin Rejuvenation Treatments – in particular, 3D Dermaforce Advanced Radiofrequency Microneedling. As we get older, the production of collagen and elastin – the main structural proteins in tissue that give it shape and allow it to ‘bounce back’ after […]

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Chemical Peels

When it comes to non-surgical aesthetics treatments, there’s so much more to what we do here at Younger U Aesthetics than lip enhancements treatments – though these are very popular!  We offer a whole host of treatments designed to help you feel more comfortable in your own skin and release your skin’s inner radiance.  Over […]

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