The Professional Standards of the SoMUK are to ensure that practitioners in the UK:
Are appropriately trained and experienced to practice Mesotherapy safely.
Respect and follow the government’s legislation.
Are trained according their education level (tailored for “medical only” or “advanced aestheticians”).
Are aware of their additional responsibilities if they have prescribing privileges.
Are aware of their additional responsibilities if they train others in cosmetic interventions.
Are properly insured to provide Mesotherapy treatments.
Follow current guidelines or protocols for safe, effective provision of interventions using Mesotherapy.
Consider the physical, social, psychological and emotional support needs of their patients (safeguarding).
Are aware of their additional responsibilities if they provide clinical oversight of other practitioners.
Work with patients individually to make sure their expectations about the outcomes that can be achieved for them are realistic, that they are able to make fully informed decisions, which are appropriately consented by the patients.