Dr Yusra Al-Mukhtar BDS (Hons) BSc (Hons) MFDS RCS Ed Mjdf RCS Eng

GDC 193105

Medical Director 

Dr Yusra is a dental surgeon and a medical aesthetic clinician.  She is an advanced experienced facial aesthetic practitioner with several years’ experience in head and neck surgery and skin cancer surgery.

She qualified first from Imperial College London with a First class honours degree in Medical Science and Healthcare Management, then as a dental surgeon with Honours and Distinction from King’s College London after obtaining several prizes for clinical excellence.

Dr Yusra completed her dental training, moving on to oral and maxillofacial surgical training in the years following this. She completed her Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, followed by Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Dr Yusra developed a keen interest in facial rejuvenation after spending several years training in maxillofacial surgery at various trauma hospitals in London, from dealing with victims of domestic violence to road traffic accidents and treating their injuries with particular respect for the aesthetic finish to protect, restore and maintain her patients wellbeing.  Dr Yusra was involved in research at each stage of her training in maxillofacial surgery, including extensive research on orthognathic surgery provided to patients with congenital skeletal discrepancies, and ran joint clinics with the dermatology team performing biopsies, surgical excisions and reconstructive surgical treatments for patients who suffered from skin cancer and oral cancer. She spent several years in surgical training at the Royal London Hospital, Homerton University Hospital, Whipps Cross University Hospital and St Bartholomew’s Hospital. Through her understanding of facial anatomy, her unparalleled aesthetic eye, and her surgically trained skill set,  Dr Yusra has a deep desire to help her patients improve their wellbeing in whatever way she can. She listens to her patients concerns, carefully assesses and diagnoses the problem, and provides the right treatment plan for each patient individually. Her ethos is professional integrity, meaning Dr Yusra and her team will always honestly advise you if a treatment is or isn’t in your best interest.

Utilising the most gentle and effective evidence based medically proven techniques, she provides a wide range of treatment to treat your aesthetic concern with utmost respect for natural proportions. Dr Yusra is world reknowned for providing natural looking non-surgical face lifts using dermal fillers, thread lifts and latest technology devices to contour the face and enhance sunken cheeks, treat sunken eye bags, and correct dorsal hump deformities of the nose. Dr Yusra also uses Botulinum Toxin injections to reduce and prevent lines and wrinkles of the face, treat muscle tension in the jaw, headaches and migraines, and reduce excessive underarm sweating. She also treats the neck to create a jaw line lift using silhouette soft thread lift. Dr Yusra is well known for her ability to rejuvenate the face beautifully whilst remaining elegant and natural looking, always avoiding and advising against the overdone look. She has treated thousands of patients in her years of clinical practice and has built her practice on word of mouth. She takes a holistic approach to facial rejuvenation and makes a comprehensive assessment of each patient including lifestyle, skin type and facial features before advising on the best bespoke treatments, skin care and nutrition.

Dr Yusra is a strong supporter of the Safety in Beauty campaign and is dedicated to supporting the profession in providing safe aesthetic treatments for their patients. She trains doctors and dentists at the Royal college of general practitioners in London on how to deliver safe effective treatments with Botulinum toxin and dermal fillers as well as teaching the advanced non surgical face lift.

In her spare time Yusra enjoys developing her talent in art including water and oil painting and has undertaken extensive training with the London Academy of Art. She is a mother to two children and having undertaken further research into mental health alongside her husband who is Psychiatrist, is keen advocator for mental wellness.

Fully registered, indemnified and maintaining continuous professional education requirements. GDC 193105.


Dr Shahd Twijiri BDS PG Cert Aesthetic Medicine

Dr Shahd qualified as a dental surgeon from King’s College London. 
Dr Shahd offers a wide range of aesthetic treatments and believes in a holistic approach combining different treatments leaving patients confident to wear their skin. She has a keen interest in further education and has undergone intensive training in Aesthetic Medicine including a postgraduate level 7 certification in Injectables. 

Shahd particularly enjoys the consultation stage and getting to know her patients needs and expectations. She believes in providing better education about aesthetic treatments and skincare helping patients receive the best natural looking results. 

Shahd is passionate about her work and ready to go the extra mile for her patients. She is meticulous, gentle and has extensive knowledge in facial anatomy making your experience truly unique.

Fully registered, indemnified and maintaining continuous professional education requirements. GDC 265617


Dr Winnie Uchendu  MBBS BSc (Psych) PG Dip Derm 


Dr Winnie Uchendu is a qualified medical doctor who earned her medical degree from the University of Bristol. She achieved an additional Psychology degree from King’s College University of London in 2011. She completed her foundation training at Oxford University Hospitals, and following this, has worked as a resident medical officer in a number of outstanding private healthcare institutions, such as The London Clinic, The Harley Street Clinic,
The London Bridge Hospital and The Hospital of St. John and St. Elizabeth. Dr Winnie most recently earned a Clinical Dermatology Diploma with distinction from Queen Mary University of London, and at present she is undergoing specialty training to become a General Practitioner with specialist interest in dermatology.

Winnie’s growing interest in anti-ageing medicine and facial aesthetics led her to obtain her advanced qualifications in botulinum toxin and dermal fillers at the London School
of Facial Aesthetics. Her passion has also led her to develop knowledge and skill in skincare and chemical skin peels. Her proficiency in facial rejuvenation has been further developed through attendance of facial aesthetics master classes and conferences. She has developed an in-depth understanding of skin of all ethnicities, and has been commended on her ability to tailor treatments to her client’s individual skin profiles. Winnie is passionate about empowering people to have confidence at every age, and is determined to achieve this through facial rejuvenation and through advocating healthy lifestyle choices.

Fully registered, indemnified and maintaining continuous professional education requirements. GDC 7456499


Karen Firkins
(Bn Hons, RGN, INP)
Karen Firkins (Bn Hons, RGN, INP) has nursing experience in the fields of general and plastic surgery. She is registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), a member of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) and is fully insured for her practice. Karen is committed to giving her patients individualised care together with the most effective treatments. With over 11 years experience in the field of aesthetics Karen is passionate about achieving beautifully natural results and has secured her place as one of the UK’s industry experts.


Nicola Byrne

Skin therapist and Aesthetician 

Nicola is based in our Liverpool clinic and performs a range of skin treatments for our patients, from Obagi Skin peels and the Blue peel radiance skin peels to the 6 step Medical grade Hydrafacials and extractions. Nicola is the lead aesthetician with several years experience in skin and body treatments and performs full body sculpting with the only FDA approved Medically proven fat freezing technology to reduce stubborn pockets of fat with Coolsculpting, and has years of experience of cryolipolysis and had a deep passion for improving and supporting a patient in their weight management journey. Nicola also perform body and face skin tightening and non surgical non invasive face lifting with UltraCel: The number one pain free radiofrequency and ultrasound skin tightening treatment in the UK, with beautiful results. Fully indemnified and insured, Nicolas calming, kind nature and knowledge has left her loved by all our patients.

About Advisory Board

Dr Hassan Yasin MBBS

Medical Director


Dr Hassan Yasin MBBS is an esteemed and well respected psychiatrist with extensive experience in the NHS and Private mental health sector. He is passionate about empowering people to take ownership of their mental health and has developed the Moodit health app which has received extensive support from the Department of health. Dr Yasin has been actively involved in the CLC London Mental Health Summit at the House of Commons advising ministers of the UK government regarding their first Loneliness Strategy.   We are pleased to have him on our clinical advisory board.