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Dermal Filler FDA Approved to Treat Acne Scars

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The FDA recently approved a new dermal filler to treat acne scarring. Bellafill®, a cosmetic dermal filler treatment, is currently the only FDA approved filler for the treatment of acne scars.

This is big news for sever acne suffers throughout the nation. In the United States alone, between 40 and 50 million people are affected by acne. It’s the most common skin condition in the United States, according to American Academy of Dermatology, and roughly 85% of people between 12 and 24 experience a minor case of acne.

Acne can be caused by hormones, menstruation, stress, or plain ole heredity. Severe cases of acne leave people with deep, embarrassing scars that are hard to hide, which is one reason why acne and acne scarring negatively affect people’s self-esteem and confidence.

While dermal fillers are the cause of Kylie Jenner’s luscious lips, they also serve other cosmetic purposes. Dermal fillers inject volume into lacking areas of the skin, like lips, cheeks, and acne scars. This is not a surgical procedure, so there is no no down required. Many dermal fillers tend to last between 9-12+ months.

Trained medical professionals are the only experts eligible to perform nonsurgical injectable treatment, like dermal fillers. And with the increase in dermal fillers last year, more medical professionals are choosing to add injectables to their list of services.

It typically takes under an hour to treat a dermal filler patient. With earnings of roughly $500+ per client, medical professionals are capable of financially capitalize on this treatment.

It can take as little as a weekend to receive dermal fillers training. At National Laser Institute, leading medical aesthetic experts teach medical professionals the safety and techniques of different types of cosmetic dermal fillers. Hands-on training with dermal filler clients in included in our luxury medical spa environment.

As the #2 nonsurgical cosmetic treatment in the U.S., many medical professionals decide to take advantage of dermal fillers training with National Laser Institute. CME and CE credits are awarded upon course completion. If you’d like to learn more about dermal filler training or our other medical aesthetic courses, please call 800.982.6817.