• Speaking Engagements

    Clinical and Cosmetic Reconstructive Expo London Olympia October 2016
    Chair for the Aesthetic Nursing Conference  

    Aesthetic Live London Olympia, February 2016
    Botox® Tips & Tricks - The Botox® Pout

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing Conference CCR Expo London Olympia October, 2015
    4th National Aesthetic Nursing Conference: Ageing, Anatomy and Advancing Aesthetic Practice “Skin pigmentation: Types and Treatments”

    Clinical Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo London Olympia Live debates October 2014
    “How and When to Say No to a Patient” “Fundamental 5 for Optimum Skin Health”

    FACE Facial Aesthetic and Constructive Expo Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London: The ZO European Symposium June, 2014:
    "Combination Therapies; the importance & benefits of combining treatments" "Peels for the treatment of acne"" "Acne treatment using topicals"

    Clinical Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo London Olympia Live debates October 2013
    “Are Psychological Assessments Robust Enough to Support Cosmetic Patients?” “Surgical vs. Non-surgical Aesthetic Treatments – Opposing or Complementary?” “Cosmetic Surgery & the Media” “What is Appropriate Training for Injectables?” “Are Dermal Fillers Really a Crisis Waiting to Happen?”

    BBC Radio Bristol Radio with Phil Hammond “Saturday Surgery” 2013

    Health Span’s Nurture as seen on you tube “Skin Tips for Busy Mums” 2012
  • Bibliography

    Brackenbury, J
    Exploring topical treatments for managing acne in female patients

    Independent Nurse | November  2016

    Brackenbury, J
    Tips and tricks using botulinum toxin type A: The Botox® Pout

    Aesthetic Magazine | October 2016

    Brackenbury, J
    Body dissatisfaction during pregnancy: key considerations for aesthetic practice

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 5 | No 8 | October 2016 | pp 388–391

    Brackenbury, J
    Exploring the concept of empathy in aesthetic nursing

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 5 | No 7 | September 2016 | pp 349–353

    Brackenbury, J
    Enhancing the visibility and supporting the development of aesthetic nurses

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 5 | No 4 | May 2016 | pp 198–198

    Brackenbury, J
    Topical treatments for managing adult acne in women.

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol. 5 | No. 5 | pp 222–226

    Brackenbury, J
    Beautification or distortion? Tackling the lip augmentation phenomenon.

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 5 | No 2 | March 2016 | 74-77

    Brackenbury, J 
    Recommended topical treatments for managing adult acne in women.

    Nurse Prescribing Vol. 14| No 3 | March 2016 | 126-129

    Brackenbury, J
    What will the aesthetic industry look like in ten years time?

    The Harley Street Journal | March 2016

    Brackenbury, J
    Guidance on the professional duty of candour for aesthetic nurses

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 4 | No 7 | September 2015 | pp 350–351

    Brackenbury, J
    Acne vulgaris: a review of the topical treatments

    Body Language, the UK Journal of Medical Aesthetics and Anti-Ageing June 2015

    Brackenbury, J
    Could the rise of dermal filler treatments replace facial cosmetic surgery?

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 4 | No 4 | May 2015 | pp 182–184

    Brackenbury, J
    Managing dermal filler complications part 4: impending necrosis

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 4 | No 3 | April 2015 | pp 116–120

    Brackenbury, J
    Managing dermal filler complications part 3: early and delayed infection

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 4 | No 1 | February 2015 | pp 19–22

    Brackenbury, J
    How, why and when can aesthetic nurses say no to a prospective patient?

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 3 | No 9 | November 2014 | pp 442–443

    Brackenbury, J (et al)
    CCR Expo: What has been the most significant advance in medical aesthetics this year?

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 3 | No 8 | October 2014 | pp 382–385

    Brackenbury, J
    Nursing and Midwifery Council summit on revalidation and the code of conduct

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 3 | No 7 | September 2014 | pp 351–353

    Brackenbury, J
    Managing dermal filler complications part 2: nodules and granulomas

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 3 | No 7 | September 2014 | pp 331–335

    Brackenbury, J
    What’s in your emergency bag?

    Body Language 11th March, 2014

    Brackenbury, J
    There's more to nursing than hitting clinic targets

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 3 | No 2 | March 2014 | pp 58–58

    Brackenbury, J
    Treating adult acne vulgaris: a summary of the topical and oral preparations

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 3 | No 1 | February 2014 | pp 20–27

    Brackenbury, J
    Adult acne vulgaris: dispelling the myths and exploring the barriers to clinical care

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 2 | No 10 | January 2014 | pp 476–482

    Brackenbury, J
    Thoughts on a live debate: is psychological assessment robust enough for patients?

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 2 | No 9 | November 2013 | pp 444–445

    Brackenbury, J
    Back to Reality: Media portrayal of cosmetic procedures can lead to patients being misinformed with unrealistic expectations and little understanding of risk factors.

    Miss Julie Brackenbury discusses how this can affect the patient - practitioner relationship
    Body Language October 2013

    Brackenbury, J
    Managing post-partum striae gravidarum and striae distensae in cosmetic practice

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 2 | No 7 | September 2013 | pp 320–327

    Brackenbury, J
    Postpartum skin conditions: managing melasma gravidarum in cosmetic practice

    Journal of Aesthetic Nursing | Vol 2 | No 2 | March 2013 | pp 60–66

Aesthetic Nurse Specialist

Julie qualified at St.Mary’s Hospital, London in 1999. A vastly experienced anti-ageing injector, with over 10 years of experience, as well as working alongside Cosmetic Surgeons, Julie specialises in all aspects of non-surgical cosmetic treatments. Previously, she has worked in women’s health and in Harley Street looking after women undergoing reconstructive breast surgery.

Julie is a director and board member for the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses. She is also on the editorial board for the Journal of Aesthetic Nursing and writes published articles on their behalf.

Her proudest moment of her career to date was winning an Aesthetic Nurse of the Year award for ethical practice presented by Dame Esther Rantzen .

Specialities:

Thread lifting, non-surgical procedures, anti-wrinkle, lip augmentation, skin care

Research interests:

Acne & acne scarring, stretch marks

Board Member Positions

Sinclair Pharma UK Nurse Advisory Board
British Association of Cosmetic Nurse: Board of Directors
British Journal of Dermatology Nursing: Editorial Board
Journal of Aesthetic Nursing: Editorial Board
Plastic Surgical Nursing Journal: Reviewer
Clinical Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo Medical Advisor

Professional Memberships

British Dermatological Nursing Group


Other Memberships

Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) Foundation

Expert nurse positions

Skin advisor to Healthspan’s Nurture
Advisor for ZO Skin Health
JBCosmetic - Bristol, Bath and the South West