Miss Melica Bastani

Miss Melica Bastani

Author at Dentistry Online

Mel qualified from the University of Essex in 2018 and has been working full time since in both private and mixed practices. As a new(ish) hygienist to the profession she feels it’s extremely important to have a work life balance so in her spare time she does daily workouts to keep her body and mind healthy. Being in general practice both as a hygienist and as a dental nurse prior has opened her eyes to a lot of challenges that dentistry can bring to a young profession and she feels it necessary to be as supportive and helpful to colleagues as possible.

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Facial Aesthetics 101 – the growing trend of dissolving filler

Mel Bastani explores the growing popularity of dissolving fillers and explores what drives many to reverse this treatment. I have discussed the trends in facial aesthetics alongside the increased popularity in having facial aesthetics. But one things facial aesthetic practitioners are not so keen to advertise is that dissolving filler is taking a bit of … Continued

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Facial Aesthetics 101 – Zoom face: how the pandemic caused a massive surge in aesthetics

This month Melica Bastani discusses the rise of ‘Zoom face’ and explains why it’s so important to keep patients educated on facial aesthetics. Chances are, if you’re someone who began working at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, you’ve found yourself sitting on a Zoom video call when you didn’t want to be on camera. The … Continued

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Facial Aesthetics 101 – the clinical anatomy of aesthetics

Melica Bastani speaks about the importance of understanding the difference between masculine and feminine features before undertaking treatments. When assessing a patient for facial aesthetics, it is very important to first assess their natural features. Men and women have very specific perceptions of what makes each gender attractive. So ideally, when it comes to facial … Continued

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Facial Aesthetics 101 – the initial consultation

In the first of a regular column, Melica Bastani looks into the initial facial aesthetics consultation and the importance of managing patient expectations. The pandemic has caused a record-breaking surge of demand for facial aesthetics. As the public become more ‘treatment savy’, they are realising that doing research and going to the right people for … Continued

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Young hygienists – tips to drive a growing career in dentistry and obstacles you’ll face

Melica Bastani gives some advice to new hygienists and therapists on growing their careers and overcoming obstacles in dentistry. As hygienists and therapists we are all hardworking and driven. But we are also well aware that starting your career in dentistry is an undoubtedly bumpy road. For the most part, dental practices have become forward … Continued

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