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Alicia Douvall on non-medical cosmetic surgery

The Royal College of Surgeons says that only properly trained doctors, dentists and nurses should be allowed to carry out cosmetic procedures such as Botox injections.

At present many non-surgical treatments can be given by anyone, anywhere and with no medical training.

BBC Radio 5 live's Phil Williams spoke to former glamour model Alicia Douvall and to plastic surgeon Nilesh Sojitra who is a member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. Ms Douvall has had 16 breast operations and more than 100 procedures like fillers.

  • 29 Jan 2013
  • From the section Health
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