Fundamental Neurotoxins/Dermal Fillers

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Combined Use of Neurotoxins (BoNTA) & Dermal Fillers for Facial Enhancement: Fundamental Techniques

This comprehensive 8.5 hour hands-on aesthetic instructional course details the fundamental cosmetic applications and techniques utilized by respected and expert international injectors of neurotoxins and Dermal Fillers. This course is offered to clinicians having less than 6 months experience routinely injecting any of the FDA approved cosmetic Neurotoxins (BoNTA) or dermal filler products, and who have a desire to expand their skills and increase their aesthetic practice.

Sample Program Agenda

8:00am – 12:00pm

Didactic Lecture on Dermal Fillers and Botulinum Toxins

12:00pm – 12:30pm


12:30pm – 4:45pm

Hands-On Training for Dermal Fillers and Botulinum Toxins with Live Injections

4:45pm – 5:00pm

Review, Discussion, Q&A

Course content consists of:

Morning lecture focusing on principles and practices for achieving optimal results for facial shaping as well as wrinkle/crease reduction and facial rejuvenation.

  • Step-by-step instruction for successful and safe treatment of appropriate sites of the upper and lower face and neck is provided.
  • In-depth education and interactive review of facial anatomy and physiology equip you to confidently determine the best treatment plan utilizing Neurotoxins (BoNTA)  and Dermal Fillers. Discussion about how to most effectively combine Neurotoxins (BoNTA) and Dermal Fillers with other non-surgical modalities for total rejuvenation is provided.

Afternoon is dedicated to hands-on injecting experience, learning fundamental techniques using both Neurotoxins (BoNTA) and Dermal Filler products. Our highly qualified instructors provide one-on-one teaching that is tailored to your existing experience as an injector. AAI’s limited class size ensures each clinician receives optimal time to practice new techniques and build confidence in treating sites new to their experience.

This CME cosmetic training course offers review and fundamental instruction of techniques for the traditional, FDA-approved sites, such as glabellar creases, nasolabial folds and hyperhidrosis, and will touch on some of the off-label sites listed below.  ONLY the sites listed below will be covered.

Dermal Filler Sites for Injection

* Indicates Off-label site

  • lips (vermilion border and vermilion)* (FDA Approved for Restylane L, Restylane Silk and Juvederm Ultra XC)
  • nasolabial folds
  • mandibular grooves/pre jowl depression (jowls)
  • marionette lines/oral commissures
  • hand rejuvenation* (FDA Approved for Radiesse)

Neurotoxins (BoNTA) for Injection

  • glabella frown lines
  • horizontal forehead lines*
  • crow’s feet
  • brow lift (medial & lateral brow depressors)*
  • bunny lines of the nose (nasalis)*

 Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of the activities, participants will be able to:

  • Identify and locate key anatomical structures as they apply to the safe and efficacious use of neurotoxins and dermal filler injections.
  • Select the neurotoxin and/or filler product that provides the safest and most efficacious result for the targeted treatment site.
  • Implement safe and efficacious injection procedures and be able to recognize and implement appropriate treatment protocol of any potential adverse events.

Method of Participation

Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant’s attendance.  A statement of credit will be available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form available at www.akhcme.com/aai. To avoid issues with your spam filter, please list service@akhcme.com as an approved email address.

If you have questions about this CME cosmetic training course, please contact AKH Inc. at service@akhcme.com.

Accreditation Information

CME/CE Credit Provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Aesthetic Advancements Inc.

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physician Credit Designation

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants

NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.


AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is awarded 8.5 contact hours.

Nurse Practitioners

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education.

Provider Number: 030803.

This activity is awarded 8.5 contact hours which includes 0 hours of pharmacology. Program ID #21524.

Commercial Support

There is no commercial support for this activity


It is the policy of AKH Inc. and AAI to ensure independence, balance, objectivity, scientific rigor, and integrity in all of its continuing education activities. The author must disclose to the participants any significant relationships with commercial interests whose products or devices may be mentioned in the activity or with the commercial supporter of this continuing education activity. Identified conflicts of interest are resolved by AKH prior to accreditation of the activity and may include any of or combination of the following: attestation to non-commercial content; notification of independent and certified CME/CE expectations; referral to National Author Initiative training; restriction of topic area or content; restriction to discussion of science only; amendment of content to eliminate discussion of device or technique; use of other author for discussion of recommendations; independent review against criteria ensuring evidence support recommendation; moderator review; and peer review.

AKH Inc. and AAI planners and reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

 Disclosure of Unlabeled Use and Investigational Product

This educational activity may include discussion of uses of agents that are investigational and/or unapproved by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.


This course is designed solely to provide the healthcare professional with information to assist in his/her practice and professional development and is not to be considered a diagnostic tool to replace professional advice or treatment. The course serves as a general guide to the healthcare professional, and therefore, cannot be considered as giving legal, nursing, medical, or other professional advice in specific cases. AKH Inc. specifically disclaim responsibility for any adverse consequences resulting directly or indirectly from information in the course, for undetected error, or through participant’s misunderstanding of the content.

*Program subject to change.

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