• Topics Covered

    Dermal Fillers Course

Facial and Neck Anatomy

  • a. Understanding of relevant vessels, nerves, muscles and fat pads
  • b. Knowledge of common treatment areas, danger zones and high risk areas

Ageing Process

  • a. Understanding of volume changes associated with ageing and impact on appearance
  • b. Appropriate patient assessment and development of appropriate treatment plan

Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers

  • a. Understanding the biochemistry and rheology of hyaluronic acid dermal fillers
  • b. Ability to choose best product for individual need
  • c. Knowledge of various injection techniques ie threading, bolus, fanning
  • d. Placement of product at appropriate tissue depth eg intradermal, subcutaneous , supraperiosteal
  • e. Knowledge of needle vs cannula technique, understanding of pros/cons and ability to use appropriately
  • f. Contra – indications and potential risks

Practical Injection Techniques / Areas Covered

  • a. Midface ( Cheeks/ Nasolabial)
  • b. Perioral/ Lips
  • c. Lower face and Jawline

Overview of Complications and Management