Skin Care

Your skin undergoes visible changes as you age. We discuss the causes and the treatments available to minimise the appearance of these effects in Setsuko’s Anti-Ageing blog.

Why does your skin wrinkle and sag?

How can you look younger and fight the signs of ageing?

Does microneedling with RF really work?

Does microneedling with RF really work?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | April 13, 2024

What is the difference between Microneedling and RF Microneedling? I had a good question from one of my clients today. What is the difference between Microneedling and RF Microneedling?  The…

Chemical Peel Effects

Is a Chemical Peel painful?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | February 18, 2024

Is A chemical peel Painful? Are Chemical Peels Painful. There are different types and Strengths. Setsuko discusses there effects and benefits This is one of the most common questions I…

New Year Better Complexion

Happy New Year

By Setsuko Takeuchi | January 2, 2024

Happy New Year 2024! I hope you had a well-deserved break…, or are you glad to return to your routine? After the festive season, some people might be paying for…

Beautiful Skin portrait

Is a chemical peel good for the skin?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | December 9, 2023

Chemical Peel and your Skin When I talk about Chemical Peels, many people ask me questions like  Is it safe? Is it painful? and Does it work? The answer is,…

Mole or melanoma

Mole or Melanoma

By Setsuko Takeuchi | August 5, 2023

Mole or melanoma Skin Cancer? Melanoma is a type of skin cancer. Skin cancer is the UK’s most common and fastest-rising cancer. It develops from skin cells called melanocytes. There…

Effect of Menopause on the skin

Effect of Menopause on the skin

By Setsuko Takeuchi | July 16, 2023

How can I improve my skin during menopause? Menopause is a natural part of women’s lives, most often happening between the ages of 45 and 55. Hormonal changes during perimenopause…

Is Microneedling Worth it?

 Is Microneedling Worth it?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | June 3, 2023

Is Microneedling Worth it? Microneedling is a non-surgical cosmetic procedure that improves skin texture, fine lines, wrinkles, and scars from acne and stretch marks. The National Hair & Beauty Federation…

RF Microneedling or Morpheus8

Morpheus8 vs RF Microneedling

By Setsuko Takeuchi | May 6, 2023

What are RF Microneedling and Morpheus8?   There are so many aesthetic treatments available that it can be confusing which treatment to choose. Selecting the right treatment for you is…

Why wear sunscreen in the UK?

Why Wear Sunscreen In The UK?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | April 10, 2023

After a long, cold, windy and wet March, spring has finally arrived!April is the season we have to pay special attention to wearing sunscreen. Many people think the UK is…

Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD)

Body Dysmorphic Disorder

By Setsuko Takeuchi | March 14, 2023

Many people want to look and feel fabulous about themself.  As an aesthetic practitioner, I provide treatments such as laser hair removal, non-surgical HIFU and  RF Microneedling to help people…

Turkey neck

Best Treatments for Turkey Neck?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | September 2, 2022

Treatments for Turkey Neck Turkey Neck. Whoever invented that name! Sounds rather… unglamorous. A Turkey neck is loose sagging skin on the front of the neck. (I know this doesn’t sound…

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HIFU Risks

By Setsuko Takeuchi | May 22, 2022

HIFU Risks & Side effects If you are interested in a HIFU Facial or are already having the treatment, it is important to learn about HIFU risks and side effects.…

Beautiful skin

How to look younger naturally

By Setsuko Takeuchi | May 22, 2022

How to look younger We don’t think about preventing premature skin ageing until we see symptoms such as loose skin, fine lines, or age spots. So how to look younger?…

SPF Moisturiser vs Sunscreen

SPF moisturiser vs Sunscreen, are they the same?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | April 1, 2022

SPF Moisturiser vs Sunscreen It’s a good question! Many people believe that their skin is protected from UV exposure because the daily moisturiser they use contains SPF. Is this true?…

Chemical Sunscreen vs Physical Sunscreen

Chemical vs Physical Sunscreen

By Setsuko Takeuchi | March 4, 2022

Chemical and Physical Sunscreen? Did you know that there are two types of Sunscreen? Chemical and Physical. Chemical Vs Physical Sunscreen, Which is better? What’s the difference? Which Sunscreen should…


Why is Collagen Important for Skin

By Setsuko Takeuchi | February 27, 2022

What does Collagen do for your Skin? I am sure many of you are familiar with “Collagen”. We see the word “Collagen” everywhere, from skincare adverts to various aesthetic treatments,…

RF Microneedling question

What Does Microneedling Do?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | January 28, 2022

Microneedling Results For any skin concerns such as wrinkles, acne scars or open pores, we always want a quick, instant fix, and we want it to last as long as…

HIFU Vs Filler

HIFU Vs Filler?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | January 22, 2022

HIFU or Dermal Fillers? HIFU (High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound) is the best non-surgical treatment for lifting, firming and tightening the skin.So, How about Dermal Filler? HIFU Vs Filler, which is better?…

RF Microneedling question

Is Microneedling Painful?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | January 14, 2022

RF Microneedling Is it painful? Is Microneedling Painful? My clients often ask me this question. You will feel a prickling sensation from the microneedles and a warmness if RF energy…

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Beautiful Skin

By Setsuko Takeuchi | January 7, 2022

Join our Skin Journey Plan Do you know we lose around 1% collagen a year from around age 25? Great skin doesn’t happen overnight. It is like having regular exercise…

Demaroller vs RF Microneedling

Derma roller vs RF Microneedling

By Setsuko Takeuchi | December 18, 2021

Derma roller vs RF Microneedling Device You may be confused about different Microneedling treatments. You may have questions such as: What is a Derma Roller”, “What is RF Microneedling“, “What…

Focus Dual

Focus Dual – HIFU & RF Microneedling

By Setsuko Takeuchi | December 12, 2021

Focus Dual Yay! My “Lynton Laser Focus Dual” has finally arrived. You have probably already noticed how much I fell in love with this device and the treatments it can…


HIFU vs Surgical Facelift

By Setsuko Takeuchi | December 10, 2021

HIFU Or Surgical Facelift HIFU (High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound) is one of few non-surgical facelift treatments targeting the deep SMAS layer of the skin previously only accessible via surgery. Which is…

Is HIFU Painful

Is HIFU Painful?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | December 5, 2021

How painful is HIFU? HIFU stands for High Intensity Focused Ultrasound and is one of the few non-invasive treatments that can reach all layers of the skin. This includes the…

Focus Dual

Why did I buy Focus Dual?

By Setsuko Takeuchi | November 24, 2021

Focus Dual HIFU and RF Microneedling Alter researching the best anti-ageing treatment for months; I concluded that this is currently the best machine on the market for what I wanted…

Lynton Lasers Team and Setsuko buying the FOCUS Dual

Buying the Focus Dual

By Setsuko Takeuchi | November 7, 2021

Focus Dual at London ExCel I am so excited to tell you about my visit to London ExCel and the exciting new treatments at Setsuko Beauty Clinic. I have been…