Mindblown: a blog about philosophy.

  • Choose electrolysis because…

    Hello and welcome to Cherry Tree Electrolysis.   What I do is permanently remove hair. I don’t have a fancy, slick salon-spa and I don’t charge fancy prices. My philosophy is, “TRICHOCIDE!”. I care about your comfort and your skin and don’t want to do anything to put it at risk so I use up […]

  • Who has electrolysis these days?

    Based on my experience I am happy to say that all kinds of people have electrolysis. Most of my clients have either heard about electrolysis from a friend or family member or they have researched permanent hair removal and/or blemish removal on-line. Many come across the B.I.A.E. (British Institute and Association of Electrolysis;www.electrolysis.co.uk) early in […]

  • The Cherry Tree ‘Thread Needle’

    About to be seen for the first time at the BIAE (British Institute and Association of Electrolysis) AGM in London on Sunday the 6th of April 2014. The Cherry Tree Thread Needle is for the treatment of telangiectasia or thread veins. They have been made for Cherry Tree by Laurier Instruments under specifications from specialist […]

  • Anaphylaxis and Basic Life Support annual update

    I joined colleagues from the BACN (British Association of Cosmetic Nurses) for this 4 hour update which was held in Glasgow. First Aid Scotland provided the course along with refreshments. Each attendee receives a certificate of attendance which counts as professional CPD. A  brief summary of what we learned: ANAPHYLAXIS is a life-threatening hypersensitivity reaction […]

  • Major product launch

    LAURIER  Insulated, Bulbous Probes (I.B.P.) The prestigious Laurier IBP is now available in the U.K., right here at CherryTree electrolysis. All the sizes, All the tips and all the types: The  Laurier Tapered (non-insulated) probes; The Laurier Insulated, Bulbous Probes; The Short, Medium and Long lengths; The Kelly Tips; All at a great price and […]

  • ABC of Motivational Interview Technique for Acheiving Behaviour Change

    Research from Pennsylvania, USA has shown that Motivational Interviewing techniques can be used by Dermatologists to enhance their patient-questioning so as to engage the patient in the process that can result in behaviour change. The small study (8 participants)was published as a research letter dated 15.08.2011 in the Archives of Dermatology. The lead author is […]

  • CherryTree Customer Satisfaction Survey: Results

    Date:11.6.2011 Dear Customer, Thank you for recently completing my Customer Satisfaction Survey. The results are as follows: • You have given me a score of 458 out of a possible 480 for hair removal • You have given me a score of 283 out of a possible 300 for Surgical Electrolysis • 5 out of […]

  • Skin Care Campaign Scotland

    The Skin Care Campaign, Scotland is a charity which exists mainly to represent the interests of Dermatology patient-support groups at a political level. They are experts at gaining the attention of MSP’s. They also strive to educate the public and raise awareness of important Dermatology issues. I recently attended one of their board meetings as […]

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