About Us

About Novellus

Based in Newcastle, with clinics across the North East, novellus aesthetics is the culmination of award winning aesthetic Doctor Steven Land's vision for bespoke facial aesthetics. We are doctor led facial rejuvenation specialists and your aesthetic treatments will be conducting throughout by one of our advanced trained medical team.

Our philosophy at novellus at novellus is to make you look good and feel better, using proven, safe and effective procedures. Our doctors aim for a natural look tailored to the individual needs of you, the patient. We endeavour to understand the complex psychology and emotions that come with age related changes to the face and body and it’s our desire to make your journey here at novellus a positive one.

Dr Steven Land

Steven graduated from Newcastle Medical school in 2001 and after training widely in medicine, surgery, plastic surgery, and emergency medicine he now divides his time between saving lives in the regional Major Trauma Centre and his passion for creating natural; bespoke facial rejuvenation treatments with novellus aesthetics. With a growing reputation for a natural style, using the latest and best techniques as well as creating his own cross tenting lip technique, Steven has also become known for taking on complex filler repair work culminating in him winning Highly Commended Aesthetic Doctor of the Year at the prestigious Diamond Beauty Awards from The Safety In Beauty campaign.

As the clinic director at novellus aesthetics Steven is more than happy to take you from free consultation through to final treatment using his artistic eye and advanced techniques to create the perfect bespoke package for you. He specialises in lips, full face rejuvenation and repair work.

Nurse Practitioner Ness Griffiths

Ness has been a qualified nurse since 2010 and has worked across a range of specialties, including intensive care, emergency medicine & pre-hospital medicine. Since first qualifiying she has undertaken a masters in critial care and further courses to become a Nurse Practitioner. Ness now works as a Nurse Practitioner in the Emergency Department at one of the region’s busiest hospitals.


Ness developed an interest in laser hair removal after seeing the life changing results it gives and this began her interest in the wider field of aesthetic medicine and after studying numerous standard and advanced courses she finds herself as a key aesthetic nurse at novellus aesthetics. Her interest in skincare, skinboosters and hair removal as well as anti-wrinkle injections and fillers allows for a whole patient approach to treatment

“I was so nervous to get the tear trough treatment and couldn’t believe how painless it was! Literally a pin prick and Dr. Steven Land did such a good job… I’m so self-conscious about my eyes and this has really boosted my confidence. Can’t wait to get my lips done next month.”

Ariel Rodgers

“In the past I’d suffered from crippling anxiety about my appearance, occasionally finding it difficult to leave the house. Steven’s care and attention to detail during my treatments has had a huge impact on my self confidence allowing my modelling career to blossom.”

Nina Wooley – Playboy playmate


“Steven rescued my lips after they’d been botched somewhere else, we started again from scratch and he’s such a perfectionist. I wouldn’t go anywhere else now.”

Zahida Allen – Ex-On The Beach/Geordie Shore

“Thanks Steven, you gave me so much more confidence; I could’t go to anyone else”

Stephanie Snowden – MTV’s Geordie Shore

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