About Face & Body

Face & Body are winners of Best Clinic Scotland at the UK Aesthetic Awards 2015, Best Medical Cosmetic Clinic at Scotland's Medical Cosmetic Awards 2015 and Cosmetic Clinic of the Year by The Herald LOOK Awards 2016.  This year we are very proud of team member Derna Hughes who won Aesthetician of the Year at Scotland's Medical Cosmetic Awards 2018.

Founded in 2004, Face & Body has a long track record in delivering professional aesthetic treatments.  Healthcare Improvement Scotland and Save Face independently inspect our team, treatments and clinical environment, so that you have the invaluable assurance that you are in safe hands that use safe products in a safe environment.

Safe, effective treatments

All our treatments have been carefully researched, tested and selected by our Clinical Director and founder Victoria Dobbie.  Our reputation for delivering results is built on proven medical science and treatment protocols that minimise patient discomfort and downtime.  Victoria has built and trained a team who are all qualified, insured and skilled in delivering their treatments to the highest standard.

Our experts

Our experts carry out in-depth consultations to understand the true nature of your concern.  Their strong communication skills enable you to make an informed choice by them explaining the realistic expectations and the associated risks for each treatment option.  They can help you rebuild your confidence by achieving natural looking results, appropriate to your age, at pace that allows you to assimilate the change.

Dr Victoria Dobbie BDS Dental Surgeon GDC 69584

Dr Victoria Dobbie Dental Surgeon and Aesthetic PractitionerClinical Director and founder, Victoria has more than 13 years’ experience in aesthetic medicine.  Before aesthetics she spent 2 years in private dentistry and 8 years with the Royal Army Dental Corps where she finished her military career with the prestigious position of dental officer to the Sultan of Brunei's wives. 

Victoria has been a pioneer for dentists in the aesthetic industry and in 2015 she was the only cosmetic dentist as a finalist at the UK Aesthetic Awards for Aesthetic Medical Practitioner of the Year alongside eminent plastic surgeons, dermatologists and cosmetic doctors.  Having performed over 25,000 treatments Victoria acts as an ambassador for Ultherapy, takes part in steering group discussions for pharmaceutical product development and delivers treatment demonstrations at conferences.

Victoria specialise in: providing full facial rejuvenation through advanced combination treatments involving Ultherapy, Silhouette Soft, EndyMed, AGNES and aesthetic injections; and helping women through perimenopause with Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy.

Claire Jackson RGN Independent Nurse Prescriber NMC 05F1684E

Claire Jackson RGN NIP - Cosmetic Nurse Claire has been an Independent Nurse Prescriber since 2013 and has over 11 years’ experience in nursing and 7 years in aesthetic medicine. Claire joined Face & Body in 2016 having previously worked for the Transform Medical Group as a cosmetic surgery theatre nurse and an aesthetic practitioner.

Claire is highly confident in advanced procedure techniques whilst being a gentle and accurate injector which allows her to treat with minimum discomfort and downtime.  Claire specialises in: lifting and tightening skin to smooth wrinkles and lines using EndyMed and aesthetic injections; and treating problem skins such as rosacea and acne.

As a busy mum herself with two pre-school children - she understands the pressures on working mums and can help you find a solution to your concerns and needs.

Gemma Marshall RGN Independent Nurse Prescriber NMC 02I1887S

Gemma Marshall RGNGemma has over 12 years experience in surgical nursing and emergency medicine. Plus over 2 years experience in aesthetic medicine.

Gemma is an independent nurse prescriber and specialises in: lifting and tightening skin to smooth wrinkles and lines using EndyMed and aesthetic injections; and treating problem skins such as rosacea and acne.

Becky Hymers CIDESCO ITEC ACP Aesthetician

Becky Hymers Medical Aesthetician

Winning Aesthetician of the Year 2017 saw Becky recognised for her incredible experience and skill as: a laser / IPL expert for removing hair, pigmentation, tattoos and facial redness;  and as a STEREX Advanced Cosmetic Practitioner for treating skin blemishes, hair removal and assisting in the transformation from male to female gender using electrolysis.

But Becky does so much more including  helping hundreds of clients achieve radiant complexions though our wonderful medi-facials and using EndyMed to tighten loose skin and contour body areas. 

Derna Hughes ITEC City & Guilds Aesthetician

Derna Hughes Medical Aesthetician

Winner of Aesthetician of the Year 2018 at the Scottish Medical Cosmetic and The Herald LOOK Awards is confirmation of Derna's expertise in the aesthetic industry. Derna is highly skilled in laser hair and tattoo removal and IPL skin rejuvenation.

Having worked for 5 years providing beauty treatments to Virgin Atlantic's first class passengers, on long haul flights, you can be sure of outstanding attention to detail and service.

Derna can help you achieve vibrant healthy skin with our medi-facials or tighten loose sagging skin with our EndyMed treatments.

Julie Fortune Medical Assistant / Aesthetician GDC 

Julie FortuneJulie is a qualified dental nurse and laser / IPL technician with over 3 years experience in the aesthetic industry.

She provides chairside assistance for our aesthetic practitioners, where she will take your medical photos and any blood required for PRP and BHRT therapies.

Julie's skill in lasers and IPL treatments enable her to help  patients wanting to remove unwanted hair, pigment and tattoos or rejuvenate their skin.  

Her calm and reassuring nature will ensure you have a smooth journey through our clinic.

Hope Simpson-Yeoman Medical Assistant GDC 

Hope Simpson-YeomanHope is a qualified dental nurse with over 10 years experience in patient care.

She provides chairside assistance for our aesthetic practitioners, where she will take your medical photos  and any blood required for PRP and BHRT therapies.

Hope's relaxed and caring nature will ensure you have a smooth patient journey.

Susan Edie Clinic Manager

Susan Eide

Susan has 8 years nursing experience in the NHS and private care, plus 3 years management  experience at BUPA.

Susan works hard to ensure the smooth and efficient running of our clinic is supported by excellent customer service.  Should you have any concerns about your care please discuss them with Susan who will be delighted to help.

Our team are renowned for their warm, empathic and caring approach. And, like the best type of friends, they are not afraid to guide you towards the best solution appropriate to you if your initial ideas won’t help you get the results you want.

Scotland's Medical Cosmetic Awards 2017

  • Aesthetician of the Year - Becky Hymers

Scotland's Medical Cosmetic Awards 2017

LOOK Awards 2016

  • Cosmetic Clinic of the Year

UK Aesthetic Awards 2015

  • Best Clinic Scotland
  • Highly Commended for Reception Team of the Year.

Scotland's Medical Cosmetic Awards 2015

  • Best Medical Cosmetic Clinic
  • Aesthetician of the Year - Stephanie Finney

Scotland's Medical Cosmetic Awards 2015

Charity Support

Giving something back into the global community is important to us, which is why we became a Business Partner with Buy1GIVE1.

Every time you make a purchase at our clinic you are helping to support those less fortunate. Some of our services are directly linked to certain charity projects, so when you purchase them you know exactly what impact you are having and who you are helping.
  • There are NO extra charges.
  • We'll NEVER ask you for a contribution.
  • We do all the work.
  • You can just enjoy our service and the impact your support makes.
It’s effortless and so beautifully simple.  Below you can see the tangible impact that we have helping those less fortunate than ourselves.

We chose to donate through Buy1GIVE1 because:
  • 100% of contributions made by Buy1GIVE1 Businesses are passed directly to the worthy charities in the scheme.
  • Buy1GIVE1 takes nothing from the contributions, nor does it receive funds from charities in any way for the services it provides.
  • Buy1GIVE1 operations are structured to provide maximum transparency and effectiveness.
  • Before a charity joins the Buy1GIVE1 scheme it undergoes a comprehensive and stringent due diligence check to the quality of the project and that all contributions reach those that need help.

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