Tremendous for suspended nurse Tanya Bechara over botched beauty injections

A suspended nurse who injected beauty fillers into a girl’s face, inflicting an abnormality that might final for years, has been fined $5000 however spared a felony conviction.

Tanya Bechara handled sufferers in Melbourne on November 17, 2018 after promoting that her enterprise could be visiting for “in the future solely” from Sydney, however on the time her registration was suspended as a consequence of offering unsupervised injections the earlier 12 months.

On Monday, Melbourne Magistrates Courtroom heard Ms Bechara had a registered nurse accompany her to a Brunswick pores and skin clinic however she, and never the nurse, injected sufferers with beauty fillers. When the nurse later raised issues Bechara mentioned, “Oh it’s effective, it’s effective.”

One girl paid $1600 for injections to her lips, brow and beneath her eyes.

She skilled ache afterwards and had her prime lip “hooking” over the underside lip, and blue colouring beneath her eyes, Justice of the Peace Trieu Huynh mentioned.