Secret face lifts and luxury hotel stays for Ireland’s private plastic surgery patients

The cost of private cosmetic surgery in Ireland can be prohibitive, but those who can afford it get five-star service. Aisling Keenan goes behind the surgical drapes

There’s something very Real Housewives about imagining a group of women gathered over dinner at a top hotel restaurant, bandaged and bruised from recent facelifts, chatting about their aches and post-recovery plans. It all seems painfully LA — but the reality may be closer to home than you’d think.


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