Have you suffered a negligent brow lift surgery? Claims National is an expert on the procedures for cosmetic and beauty enhancements and can provide you with free help and advice in relation to making a claim for compensation.
Brow lift surgeries are fairly common and are often performed to reverse the effects of ageing on the forehead. As with all surgeries there is a risk of adverse effects related to surgery. These can include:
- Reactions to the anaesthetic, excessive bleeding or infection
- Delayed wound healing
- Hair loss at scar site or around eyebrows and eyelashes
- Numbness and loss of sensitivity
- Asymmetrical face or brow
- Changes to the pigmentation of the skin
If you have been a victim of someone else’s professional negligence then we may be able to help you with a claim for compensation.
During the ageing process, your eyebrows can begin to droop, giving you an older, more worn out look. Brow lift surgery is a simple procedure, taking only a few hours, which proceeds in order to lift your brow back up, giving you a fresher, more youthful look. The process involves lifting the actual brow up, and tightening the surrounding muscles, reducing the excess fat tissue.
Brow lift surgery has been known to be very effective, giving client’s massive benefits such as; an improvement in self confidence, an increase in their self esteem, a youthful, more rejuvenated look, and a correction of the symmetry in their forehead and eyebrows.
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However, as with all cosmetic and beauty procedures and treatments, brow lift surgery carries its own agenda of risks and possible side effects; usually regarding the incisions made in your forehead. Although the risks of obtaining any of these are small, factors can affect this risk, such as cosmetic and beauty negligence.
There are various complication associated with negligence in brow lift surgery, however the most commonly occurring two complications are; nerve damage, which can result in possible loss of movement in the eyebrows, and asymmetric looking eyebrows.
These complications can not only affect the victim physically, but can also decrease their self confidence and self esteem, which is what the surgery was expected to cure. Therefore, a negligent brow lift can have traumatic effects on the sufferer.
As a cosmetic surgeon, it is amongst your duty of care to ensure that the treatment you are performing is practiced to the best of your ability, following all health and safety regulations, and following the correct method of treatment. It is significant that you take into consideration all medical conditions your client has, as to prevent any injuries and/or infections occurring as a result of your negligence.
As with all cosmetic and beauty compensation claims, you must be able to prove that your injuries/problems have occurred as a result of your beautician’s negligence and there must be sufficient evidence of this. If you have obtained some form of injury, it is significant that you seek medical attention straight away, not just for the benefit of your health, but for the benefit of your case, too. The amount of compensation you receive will depend on the severity of your case, and all factors, such as; extent of your injuries, pain and suffering, time off work, loss of earnings, further treatment, and medical attention, will all be taken into consideration when deciding upon the compensation sum you receive.