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The Violet Files shares a short list of international cosmetic physicians worth traveling for. 

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Here, our nominations for the best international cosmetic doctors in the industry. Check back in the coming weeks for more insider names to know and places to go.

BARBARA STURM, MD

Düsseldorf, Germany

Sturm is the destination doctor for youthful visages without surgical intervention. She’s known for the autologous blood approach, during which she draws a modest amount of a patient’s blood and conditions the plasma to promote natural healing—then formulates it into a truly custom face cream.

dr-barbara-sturm.com

JEAN-LOUIS SEBAGH, MD

London and Paris

Super-effective nonsurgical cosmetic procedures—like the She Ultralift, a face, neck, and body treatment that uses ultrasound (there’s not a scalpel in sight) to lift and tone loose skin without downtime—are Dr. Sebagh’s claim to fame.

drsebagh.com

MAURICE DRAY, MD

London, UK / Paris, France

Patients come from far and wide for Mesolift, a treatment the gerontologist created to slow down the aging process with injections of revitalizing active substances.
drdray.co.uk

NIGMA TALIB, ND

London, UK

This naturopath is renowned for providing comprehensive wellness regimes—from laboratory testing and dietary supplements to holistic beauty treatments—that enhance both skin and overall health.
healthydoc.com

TAPAN PATEL, MD

London, UK

Patel is an expert in skincare for patients of color, as well as injectables, laser, and scar treatments. His clinic is also a one-stop shop for everything from breast augmentation to face-lifts to liposuction.

phiclinic.com

TIMM GOLUEKE, MD

Munich, Germany

Highly specialized in laser treatments, dermatologist Dr. Golueke launched Royal Fern last year to rave reviews. As the label suggests, the line is infused with extracts from its namesake plant, which is known for repairing and preventing inflammation and hyperpigmentation.

drgolueke.de

YANNIS ALEXANDRIDES, MD

London, UK

A specialist in cosmetic surgery with an emphasis on facial reconstruction, Alexandrides launched the luxury skincare brand 111Skin—which he developed in collaboration with NASA scientists—two years ago.
111harleystreet.com

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