A doctor who founded two beauty treatment centres had his licence removed for eight months, the heaviest penalty in recent years, for unauthorised advertisements by doctors.Thursday, 3 January, 2013, 4:30am 1 comment
A government investigation into high-risk procedures at beauty centres has uncovered no legal violations, lawmakers were told yesterday.
Health department director Dr Constance Chan Hon-yee told a Legislative Council panel meeting that department inspectors had visited seven beauty centres this month.27 Oct 2012 - 3:44am
The founder of a beauty centre distanced himself from the controversy over a medical treatment that left four women seriously ill, but still may be held criminally liable, lawyers said.11 Oct 2012 - 4:14pm
The head of a beauty centre in Causeway Bay using a controversial blood transfusion therapy said on Saturday the treatment might help prevent people getting cancer.11 Oct 2012 - 4:19pm 2 comments
A beauty treatment centre - which is under an investigation after three women who received treatment there fell ill - said on Friday the procedures were performed by doctors hired from outside the centre.
The three women remained in hospital in a critical condition on Friday afternoon.11 Oct 2012 - 4:12pm