CE Approved 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. Complete our comprehensive aesthetic injector training, Aesthetics 101, to get certified to inject Botox.
Training videos, demos, and case studies
FACIAL AESTHETICS 101 SERIES
PART 2: MINI COURSE
Learn separately or together!
6.5 CE/CME credits available
ABOUT THE COURSE
Learn How to Do Botox
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.
*This course is also available as part of the Facial Aesthetics 101 Series (FA 101)
Botox Course Requirements - STUDENTS MUST BE A CURRENTLY LICENSED:
(DDS, DMD, BDS)
Upon completion of this Botox course, students will:
- 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
- Be eligible for injector certification assessment
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.
CE/CME provided by Oakstone Publishing
REVIEWED FOR RE-RELEASE: December 1, 2022
DATE CREDITS EXPIRE: December 1, 2024
DATE OF ORIGINAL RELEASE: June 01, 2016
For full information on this activity, please visit our CME & CE Accreditation page.
You can get your certification to do Botox injections through this course as part of Aesthetics 101. You will first learn how to do Botox and fillers through this course. You must then complete all other classes in our Facial Aesthetics course series. Then, you will complete a hands-on training either in-person or virtually. After you learn how to do Botox through these aesthetic injector training courses, you are eligible for an assessment to get your injectable certification.
If you're looking for Botox and filler training for nurses, you're in the right place! We offer Botox injection training for nurses, physicians, physician assistants, dentists, and more. If you are an RN wanting to get a Botox certification, you can do so through this course as part of our aesthetic injector training 101 Series.
Yes, this is a botox course for physicians. However, any advanced medical practitioner, including RNs, PAs, NPs and DMDs, can take our botox classes for doctors. Whether you're looking for botox injection training for physicians, nurses, or dentists, our aesthetic injector training is for you!