No amount of aesthetic or beauty treatments can replicate the natural glow that emanates from a healthy and flexible body. The old adage that “True beauty starts from within” is true and it is for this reason the Retriva takes a 360˚ approach to aesthetics. In fact, we are certain that our holistic approach will ensure that whatever aesthetic and/or beauty treatment you select will get better results with us than elsewhere – That is the Retriva Difference!
Our Blood Tests will allow us to create a Health & Beauty Wellness Program tailored to your body’s needs!
Retriva’s simple ‘Prick Blood Tests’ are comprehensive and meet most personal beauty and wellness needs. The process is that after a consultation with one of our qualified nutritionists, he or she will advise upon which test(s) should be taken aimed at maximizing your health, wellness and longevity. Obviously, this process is not compulsory but highly recommended as are our other 360˚ treatments including our chiropractic treatments.
Wellness, Health & Lifestyle Blood Test
This our most generic and popular Blood Test which includes 8 key biomarkers. It is a simple, finger-prick blood test that checks your liver and kidney function, heart health, and key nutrients. This comprehensive gold standard test can be used as a great tool to help identify your general state of health, understand potential health risks and be proactive about your health. This test is suitable for both men and women and includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation and includes 11 biomarkers
The Ultimate Sports Performance Blood Test
A fantastic profile that includes 14 biomarkers for likeminded sports people of all ages and abilities, this includes people who wish to increase their exercise capacity and duration.
The Ultimate Woman’s Blood Test
The Women’s Ultimate at Home Blood Test is a comprehensive health check for the thyroid, liver and kidney function, as well as cholesterol status and nutritional markers. This easy finger-prick test is for women who are looking for a general health check for their energy and long-term health. Checking your thyroid, liver and kidney function, cholesterol status and nutritional markers, including ferritin, active B12 and vitamin D. This test includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
The Female Fertility Blood Test
A simple finger-prick blood test which measures the levels of female hormones in your blood which regulate fertility, mood and energy. The test can also uncover whether a hormonal imbalance may be affecting your fertility. In addition, an adrenal stress cortisol test can be added for an additional £170.00 where stress is or may be a potential factor as it can severely affect female fertility.
The Optimal Mother & Baby Blood Test
This simple finger prick blood test is performed early in pregnancy to determine whether there are any underlying health concerns that may affect you or your baby. The Test is helpful in identifying your immunity status in respect to infections which can be detrimental to the health of your baby. Discovering these things early allows for proper management and treatment.
The Tired New Mum Blood Test
A finger-prick blood test to help identify if there is a nutritional reason why you feel tired post-pregnancy. Are you a new mum struggling to get your energy levels back after pregnancy? Do you want to know if you can optimise your diet or take any supplements that may help improve your energy levels after having a baby? This test will help you to find the easily reversible nutritional causes for feeling tired all the time. This test includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
The Ultimate Man’s Blood Test
This easy finger-prick blood test is for men who are looking for a general health MOT. Finding out if your testosterone level is healthy for your age could help you to investigate symptoms that may be related to body composition, like the balance between muscle and fat, or low libido, mood, or energy. From the results, you can proactively make informed lifestyle choices to track how diet and nutrition changes affect your overall health. This test includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
The Male Virility Blood Test
Our Male Hormone Blood Test measures the levels of male hormones and adrenal hormones in your blood which regulate sex drive, mood, muscle mass and energy. The Male Hormone Blood Test can tell you whether a hormonal change could be causing your symptoms (such as low sex drive, mood changes, loss of muscle mass and lack of energy). This test can also uncover whether a change in hormones could be affecting your fertility. This test includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
The Thyroid Function with Antibodies Blood Test
The Thyroid Function with Antibodies Blood Test checks your thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), free T3 (FT3) and free T4 (FT4), as well as thyroid antibodies, for an in-depth picture of your thyroid health. You may be experiencing symptoms of an overactive or underactive thyroid, leading to changes with your weight, mood, energy, skin and hair. This test includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
Omega-3 & Omega-6 Fatty Acids Blood Test
Omega-3 & omega-6 fatty acids are important in the normal functioning of all tissues of the body. This test checks the ratio of omega 3 to 6 essential fatty acids in the blood. Both Omega 3 & 6 are essential for your health, but it’s important to get the balance correct. Ideally your omega 6 to 3 ratio should be 2-1, most western diets tend to be around 10-1 causing inflammation and increasing the risk of cancer, heart disease, diabetes & arthritis. This includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
The Nutrition Blood Test
A finger-prick nutrition test to make sure that your body is getting the important vitamins and minerals it needs for health and well-being. This nutrition check is recommended for people looking for a general nutrition overview, as well as people following a plant-based, restricted, or special diet. Find out if you are getting enough vitamins (including vitamin D and B12) and minerals from your diet. This includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
The Stress Assessment & Control Blood Test
The stress cortisol saliva test helps you understand your stress levels and adrenal function over the course of a day. Do you worry that your job or your day-to-day life is too stressful for good health? Do you think that chronic stress might be affecting your sleep, your food choices - even your energy levels and mood? Do you find it difficult to "switch off" at the end of the day? If so, this simple saliva cortisol test. This includes a full post-test diagnostic consultation.
Retriva Health & Aesthetic Clinic
250 King's Road, Chelsea, London SW3 5UE