Academy Of face Design
The Academy of Face Design offers foundation and advanced training in facial aesthetics for medical and dental professionals.
CPD Certified course
The training provided by AFD is fully CPD Accredited. You may use theses UK CPD hours as per the GDC/GMC gyuidelines.
All training courses offered alongside AFD, use our GLODERM range of dermal fillers.
By the end of the course you will have knowledge and skills to start administering Botulinum toxin type A and dermal fillers and will have access to post-course support and consultation for up to six months following the course.
Foundation Training in Botulinum Toxin and Dermal fillers covers:
- types and uses of Botulinum toxin
- indications and contraindications
- facial anatomy
- patient assessment
- injection technique, hands-on Botulinum toxin for upper face
- risks and side-effects
- types and uses of dermal fillers
- ageing process and analysing face
- pain management
- injection techniques for common dermal filler indications, hands-on
- enhancing face by combination treatments
- preventing and managing complications
- business implications
In the hands-on session, every doctor/nurse/dental hygienist/pharmacist will practise BTx-A Treatment for frown lines, forehead lines and crow’s feet on a patient and learn how to analyse the patient, take photographs, disinfect the treatment area, mark the patient, prepare Botulinum toxin and provide individual and tailor-made therapy for each patient and post-treatment care.
In the hands-on dermal filler section, participants will practise dermal filler treatment for nasolabial folds, marionette lines, lip enhancement and shaping, ensuring the correct position and depth of injections. Every participant is going to carry out two dermal filler injections.