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Foundations of advanced aesthetics

The Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics Course is designed to empower aesthetic providers with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the dynamic field of aesthetic medicine. This comprehensive course focuses on refining injection techniques, ensuring safety, and staying abreast of the latest advancements in aesthetic procedures.

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Foundations of advanced aesthetics

In the world of aesthetic medicine, the most popular treatments to rejuvenate the aging face are injectables, such as neurotoxins and dermal fillers. Let us help you become a safer and more skilled injector.

CME CERTIFIED

Course Objectives:
Mastering Advanced Techniques:
Participants will delve into advanced injection techniques, including precision placement, layering, and combination therapies, to achieve optimal aesthetic outcomes.
Patient Safety and Ethics:
A core component of the course involves in-depth discussions on patient safety, ethical considerations, and the importance of informed consent. Providers will learn to prioritize patient well-being throughout the injection process.
Anatomy and Facial Harmony:
Understanding facial anatomy is key to successful injections. The course emphasizes anatomical knowledge to enhance facial harmony and address individualized patient needs effectively.
Product Selection and Customization:
Aesthetic providers will gain insights into the selection of dermal fillers and neurotoxins, as well as how to customize treatment plans based on patient characteristics and desired outcomes.
Hands-On Training:
Practical sessions allow participants to apply theoretical knowledge in a supervised environment, ensuring proficiency in advanced injection techniques.
Stay Updated:
The course includes updates on the latest trends, research, and technologies in aesthetic injections, equipping providers with the tools to adapt to the ever-evolving landscape of aesthetic medicine.
This course is tailored for licensed aesthetic providers, including physicians, nurses, and other qualified practitioners seeking to elevate their skills in aesthetic injections.

The Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics Course is a transformative learning experience that equips aesthetic providers with the expertise needed to achieve superior results while prioritizing patient safety and ethical practice. Join us on this journey to master the art and science of advanced injections in the realm of aesthetic medicine.

TRAINING COURSE INCLUDES:

Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - One-on-one training
One-on-one training
Up to 1 hour of personal training with our experts
HANDS ON ONLY
Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - Products
Products
Training products provided for this hands-on course
HANDS ON ONLY
Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - Live Q&A
Live Q&A
With Dr. Kwok and Lori Robertson
HANDS ON ONLY
Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - Live Demos
Live Demo
Neurotoxin and dermal filler demonstrations
Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - Breakfast Pastries & Lunch
Breakfast Pastries & Lunch
Coffee, drinks, snacks and lunch provided
HANDS ON ONLY
Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - Workbooks included
Workbook
Included to follow along with training
Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - 10 hrs.
10 Hours
On-demand didactic training on anatomy, safety, and more
Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - CME Credits
CME Credits
Awarded upon successful completion

FAQ

Who is this training designed for?

Is this course CME Accredited?

Can providers outside of CA and the US attend?

Course Agenda

In-Person Workshop (9 AM-6 PM* PST)

Hands-On Aesthetic Training + Didactic

This course helps you gain an in-depth understanding of the many different types of FDA-approved injectables, where to best utilize each one, what complications may arise, and complication management. You will learn injection techniques, how to properly assess your patients as it relates to the aging process, and how to choose the best product.

9:00AM - 10:00AM: The students will first do an in-depth review on the Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics Didactic (online 10 hour portion they took prior to the class) with Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO, and Lori Robertson MSN, FNP-C.

10:00AM - 10:15AM: BREAK

10:15AM - 11:30AM: Next will be a live demonstration on a live demo model of various injection techniques and various areas of treatment by Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO, and Lori Robertson MSN, FNP-C.

11:30AM - 11:45AM: BREAK

11:45AM - 12:45PM: Student Training Session

During the scheduled training time, Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO and Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C will guide you on how to:
- Perform patient assessments on live demo models
- Provide patient education on live demo models regarding the treatment that the model is about to receive
- Choose the product that is the most appropriate for the model's needs
- Safely and properly perform injections on live demo models with the guidance and supervision of Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO and Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C

12:45PM - 1:15PM: LUNCH BREAK

1:15PM - 6:00PM: Student Training Session

During the scheduled training time, Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO and Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C will guide you on how to:- Perform patient assessments on live demo models - Provide patient education on live demo models regarding the treatment that the model is about to receive- Choose the product that is the most appropriate for the model's needs- Safely and properly perform injections on live demo models with the guidance and supervision of Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO and Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C

While the students are not being trained, they will be able to observe their peers being trained. This will be an excellent opportunity to listen and learn while observing the training.

*length may vary depending on class enrollment.

LEARNING  OBJECTIVES

As a result of these activities, the participant should be better able to:

Virtual Didactic:

  • Analyze anatomical landmarks, including considerations for fat, complications, ligaments, and muscles associated with dermal fillers and neurotoxins.
  • Describe the aging process and the strategic use of volume replacement with dermal fillers and collagen stimulators.
  • Explain facial muscle assessment, encompassing origins, insertions, and muscle action/function in the context of neuromodulator application.
  • Assess and evaluate potential adverse events and reactions related to the administration of dermal fillers and neuromodulators.

Hands-On Portion:

  • Demonstrate proficient injection techniques for neuromodulators.
  • Exhibit proper injection techniques for dermal fillers.
  • Articulate a comprehensive understanding of facial aging and the appropriate application of dermal fillers for rejuvenation.
  • Express comprehension of muscle origins relevant to neurotoxin injections and their potential outcomes.

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS

Foundations of Advanced Aesthetics - Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO

Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO

Dr. Gideon Kwok, DO has more than 15 years experience performing medical aesthetics and is co-owner and Medical Director to 8 Skin Perfect Medical Clinics in Southern California. He is a national trainer for GAIN (Galderma), Cutera, Bioform (Radiesse), Merz, as well as a faculty member and trainer for MINT threads. The drive and desire to help others, whether it be his patients or fellow providers, is what keeps him at the forefront of the industry.

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Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C

Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C

Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C has more than 12 years of experience performing medical aesthetics and is part of the national faculty for Allergan and Galderma. She strives to educate other providers on safe and effective injection techniques so more and more patients can enjoy the life-changing benefits injectables have to offer.

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CME CREDITS

By completing the on-demand didactic and hands-on training, you will be awarded:
Activity #1

On-Demand Didactic
Upon completion of didactic, students will be mailed a required survey to receive their first 10 CME credits.
Activity #2

Hands-On Training
Upon completion of hands-on training, students will be emailed an additional required survey to receive their additional 8 CME credits.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education(ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and the Aesthetic Immersion. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates the live and enduring formats for this educational activity for a maximum of 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM (Hands-Only). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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TestimoniALS

Watch and read some testimonials from past students of our course.

Bridget H., R.N.

"Lori and Dr. Kwok are very thorough and patient
with people who are new to the industry!"

Ailleen J.

"I already have a foot in the door, I just didn't feel confident doing injections and now after this, I feel really confident about where things are, how to even approach someone and how to even assess. This was amazing!"

SPACE IS LIMITED!

And courses fill up quickly
FOUNDATIONS OF ADVANCED AESTHETICS

HANDS ON DATES

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These dates include the Hands-on FOAA. CME credits are NOT awarded for these dates.

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These dates include the Virtual + Didactic. CME credits are NOT awarded for these dates.

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These dates include the Virtual ONLY. CME credits are NOT awarded for these dates.

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