Botulinum Toxins (Botox) Training 101 (BTX 101)
A comprehensive Botox training course that provides an overview and demonstration of Botox and neurotoxins. Topics include facial muscle anatomy and its relation to facial expressions, clinical assessment, and the art of botulinum toxin injections.
Training videos, demos, and case studies
FACIAL AESTHETICS 101 SERIES
PART 2: MINI COURSE
Learn separately or together!
*This course is also available as part of the CE Accredited Facial Aesthetics 101 Series (FA 101)
ABOUT THE COURSE
This mini-course provides a comprehensive understanding of Botox and neurotoxins. Topics covered include:
- The history of neurotoxins
- Molecular structure
- Mode of action
- Indications and contraindications
- Pitfalls of neurotoxin application and how to avoid them
Students will learn about BotoxNatomy™, which details the anatomy of muscles used to make different facial expressions, along with the muscles’ associated actions.
Students will also learn the clinical application of neurotoxins, including the proper clinical assessment, markings, and dosage, as well as the art of injecting neurotoxins to soften expressive lines and create upper and lower facelift.
Lastly, students will receive a first-hand look at different injection techniques for different purposes and different areas of the face. The final collection of videos demonstrate the art of injecting the forehead, droopy eyebrows, crow’s feet, frown lines, bunny lines, gummy smile, lip definition, chin enhancement, jawline and lower face contouring and platysma bands.
Inexperienced practitioners will gain a comprehensive understanding of neurotoxins, while experienced injectable practitioners will be able to further enrich their existing knowledge.
STUDENTS MUST BE A CURRENTLY LICENSED:
(DDS, DMD, BDS)
Upon completion of this Botox course, students will be able to:
- Gain a comprehensive understanding of neurotoxins and their use in aesthetics
- Learn indications and contraindications for neurotoxin injections
- Learn how to conduct a proper clinical assessment
- Understand the different injection methods for different purposes and different regions of the face
Dr. Sam Assassa, M.D.,
President of The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery (AAAMS)
Dr. Sam Assassa is a world-renowned non-invasive and aesthetic cosmetic surgery specialist. In 1995, he founded Beverly Hills Aesthetics, a cosmetic surgery center providing clients with non-invasive surgical and laser services in the comfort of his state-of-the-art facility. Dr. Assassa has extensive experience in minimally invasive medical and surgical aesthetics, has performed over 25,000 aesthetic procedures, and has lectured in over 15 countries in 3 continents to over 5,000 delegates. He is an avid contributor to the global advancement of innovative liposuction techniques and medical aesthetic procedures.