Foundation Dermal Filler Techniques

Foundation Dermal Filler Techniques

Cost: £1,175

Duration: 2 days

Pre-requisites: NVQ Level 3 Beauty or equivalent, Nurse / Dental Nurse, Doctor, Dentist – or Dental Practitioner with a GDC number, Pharmacist, Level 4 Micropigmentation with Level 3 A&P

Foundation Dermal Filler techniques:

  • Lip enhancement
  • Correction of nasolabial folds
  • Correction of marionette lines

Course Aims & Objectives:

  • An introduction to the cosmetic industry.
  • Facial anatomy taught by experienced surgeons.
  • The pharmacology of dermal fillers.
  • How to undertake a gold-standard aesthetic consultation.
  • Indications and contraindications of dermal fillers.
  • Dermal fillers – basic sciences; areas of administration and handling; the dermal fillers market and patient aftercare.
  • Conquering complications safely.
  • The keys to setting up a successful aesthetic business

You will learn:

  • History, ethics and law in aesthetics
  • Role of the Advertising Standards Agency within aesthetics
  • Pre-treatment conditions for good practice within aesthetics
  • GMC responsibilities
  • Legal obligations in aesthetics
  • Product liability (on and off license product use)
  • Principles of treatment in aesthetics
  • The importance of individualised treatments
  • Common health problems that can impact an aesthetic treatment
  • Pre-procedural client consultation and informed consent
  • Cosmetic psychology in aesthetics
  • Facial assessments: identifying the suitable pathway to facial rejuvenation
  • Dermatology in aesthetics
  • Dermal filler use in aesthetics
  • Practice of dermal filler use in aesthetics
  • How dermal fillers work
  • Threshold for onward referral
  • What are dermal fillers?
  • Benefits and limitations of dermal fillers
  • Product selection
  • What are dermal fillers used for
  • Contraindications for treatment
  • Cautions for treatment:
  • Dermal filler injection techniques
  • Dermal filler volume comparison
  • Linear threading technique
  • Fanning technique
  • Cross-hatching technique
  • Serial puncture technique
  • The aesthetic consultation – client-centric “4 the client”
  • Assessing asymmetry of the face
  • Positioning the patient
  • Equipment
  • Injection precautions
  • Muscles of the face
  • Veins, arteries and nerves of the face
  • Complications and post treatment advice
  • Injection placement ·Arterial supply to the lips
  • Dermal filler information and consent background
  • Medical history
  • Hyaluronidase protocol
  • Recognising complications with HA fillers
  • Health conditions which may affect treatment
  • Post-treatment advice:
  • Protocol for resolving bruising and swelling
  • Dermal filler aftercare advice