Beautician used GP's fellowship certificate to perform cosmetic procedures

Yi Liao went by the name of Dr Mei and carried out vaginal rejuvenation and botox injections, despite only being trained in beauty treatments like lash extensions: HCCC

A beautician altered the fellowship certificate of a GP with the same name in an attempt convince patients she was medically qualified to perform cosmetic procedures.

Yi Liao, 43, known to her patients as Dr Mei, opened a cosmetic practice on Sydney’s north shore in 2016, despite only having training in beauty treatments such as lash extensions.

According to the Health Care Complaints Commission, she offered vaginal rejuvenation treatments as well as botox and hyaluronic acid injections, attracting Chinese Mandarin speaking

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