ABOUT THIS COURSE
Our BOTOX FOUNDATION COURSE is designed to teach you the fundamental foundations of BOTULINUM TOXIN upon which to build your future career. Includes the theory and practical of how to safely and expertly treat the most popular ‘three areas’ requested in aesthetic medicine: the glabella, the forehead, and lateral canthal rhytides.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
The history of injectables and their current place in aesthetic medicine
How to ensure you provide safe, appropriate, and ethical consultations
Pharmacology / mechanism of action
Different ‘types’ of injectables and their uses
Side effects / contraindications
Safety, regulations, legislation, guidelines
Upper facial anatomy – target muscles
Reconstitution / handling
How to perfect the most popular ‘three areas’ treatment (glabella, forehead, and lateral canthal lines)
Complications and how to minimise the risk of ‘brow ptosis’ – learn how to identify clients most at risk
Adverse events / reporting / MHRA / yellow card scheme
Aftercare and follow-up
This 1 day course consists of both theory and practical elements, and we provide you with a training manual for you to take home. The day includes case studies, live demonstrations of injection techniques on clients, simulated practical experience on professional silicone mannequin heads, and a written (multiple choice) test at the end of the day. A score of 80% or above is required to pass.
On successful completion of the course, you will receive:
Certificate of Completion
A fully insurable qualification (Cosmetic Insure)
Complimentary starter pack, including: gloves, syringes, swabs, and a skin marker pencil
Ongoing help and support (for up to six weeks)
The option to attend a 1:1 practical session (practise your skills on a live model, all products and model will be provided)
The option to attend one of our MENTORSHIP PROGRAMMES, which enables you to work towards and / or meet the minimum standards as advised in the Health Education England (HEE) 2015 government training recommendations for delivery of cosmetic procedures. In conjunction with our FOUNDATION COURSES, our MENTORSHIP PROGRAMMES ensure that you meet HEE guidelines to enable you to become an experienced and independent aesthetic practitioner.