Botox and filler training module

Botox and filler training module

Level 1 – BOTOX® Training/Dermal Filler Training

Program Objectives:

  • Discuss the history, safety, mechanism of action, and preparation of  BOTOX®
  • Describe the cosmetic indications and contraindications of BOTOX®
  • Demonstrate knowledge of facial anatomy and physiology as it applies to facial aesthetics
  • Discuss the categories and types of dermal filler products
  • Describe techniques for dermal filler injections to correct nasolabial folds, melomental folds and wrinkles, and lip augmentation
  • Discuss the client selection process for the BOTOX® and Dermal Filler procedures
  • Practice proper injection techniques in the use of BOTOX® and Dermal Fillers

 

Target Audience:

The BOTOX® Training/Dermal Filler Training class is formatted especially for medical professionals, including Physicians (MD) with a background in cosmetic dermatology and plastic surgery , Registered Nurses (RN), Nurse Practitioners (NP), Physician Assistants (PA), and Dentists (DDS & DMD).

PLEASE NOTE: Although the above professionals are eligible to participate in MECA training seminars, MECA strongly recommends that potential participants contact their country licensing syndicates to determine regulations specific to their country.  Acceptance into an MECA seminar does not construe authority to perform procedures subsequent to training.

BOTOX Training/Dermal Filler Training Course Agenda:

  •   7:45  Registration
  •   8:00  Introductions & Welcome to BOTOX and Dermal Filler Training  
  •   8:15  History of Botox
  •   8:30  Review of facial muscle anatomy
  •   8:45  BOTOX®  handling, reconstitution and storage
  •   9:00  BOTOX®reconstitution
  •   9:15  Client selection 
  •   9:30  Botulinum Toxin: Indications and contraindications  
  • 10:00  Break
  • 10:15  Botulinum Toxin Treatment 
  • 10:30  Patient Prep & After Treatment
  • 10:45  Side effects & complications 
  • 11:00 Why injectable fillers? 
  • 11:15  Dermal Fillers: Indication/Contraindications 
  • 11:30  Temporary, semi-permanent and permanent fillers 
  • 11:45  Side effects & risks 
  • 12:00  Conclusion 
  • 12:15  Lunch  1:00  Demonstration and hands-on training of BOTOX®  & injectable fillers 

 

Level 2 – BOTOX® Training/Dermal Filler Training

Course Description

Added at the request of many of our students, the Advanced BOTOX ® Training & Dermal Filler Training is for medical professionals who want to expand their knowledge and use of BOTOX® and dermal fillers.  A comprehensive understanding of facial anatomy as well as practical experience with BOTOX® and dermal fillers are necessary to effectively incorporate these new procedures into your practice.

The following prerequisites must be met prior to enrollment:

  • Completion of basic BOTOX®/Dermal Filler Training course (Any Training Facility)
  • At least 6 months practical experience using BOTOX® and Dermal Fillers

Target Audience:

The BOTOX® Training/Dermal Filler Training class is formatted especially for only medical professionals with cosmetic and plastic background.

PLEASE NOTE: Although the above professionals are eligible to participate in MECA training seminars, MECA strongly recommends that potential participants contact their country licensing syndicates to determine regulations specific to their country.  Acceptance into an MECA seminar does not construe authority to perform procedures subsequent to training.

Program Objectives:

  • Review Facial Anatomy and understand vectors of pull in facial anatomy
  • Review BOTOX® reconstitution
  • To understand the following techniques and treatments utilizing BOTOX®: perioral rhytides (lipstick lines, sunbeam or smokers wrinkles), injections around and under the eyes, melomental folds, relaxation of the upper lip and chin, axillary hyperhidrosis, neck rejuvenation,
  • Review types and uses of dermal fillers
  • To understand the following techniques and treatment utilizing dermal
    fillers: perioral rhytides, treatment around the eyes, cheek volume restoration, metatarsal fat pad injection and the treatment of scars.
  • To understand the different fillers on the market including longer lasting
    fillers, non-biodegradable fillers and body area fillers
  • To understand various techniques for facial anesthesia

 

Advanced Facial Aesthetics Training Agenda:

  • 7:45  Registration
  • 8:00   Introduction and Welcome to Advanced Facial Aesthetics Training
  • 8:15   Anatomy Review
  • 8:25   Correlation of anatomy and function with BOTOX injection sites
  • 9:30   Break
  • 9:45   Understanding Fillers
  • 10:00  Advanced Filler Techniques
  • 10:30  Facial Anesthesia
  • 11:00  Lunch (provided by MECAT)
  • 12:00  Hands-on training
  • 3:30   Q&A & Course Evaluation