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Online Introduction to Dermal Fillers

In our Online Introduction to Dermal Fillers Training Course, you’ll learn all about today’s most popular filler brands and three of the most highly requested treatment areas: lips, marionette (puppet lines) and nasolabial folds (smiles lines). At the end of this course, you’ll understand facial anatomy, product placement, product safety profiles, how to conduct the best client consultation and so much more! Injectors and patients alike love dermal fillers because results are instant and effective.

About this course

  • $495
  • 10 lessons
  • 4 hours of video content

Here's how it works:

  1. Watch your cosmetic injection training videos from the comfort of your home! Our expert injector, who has trained with both the National Laser & Injection Institute and Allergan (the creator of Botox), guides you through a comprehensive video series. These videos begin with an introduction from the experts, followed by treatment overviews, detailed PowerPoint presentations, patient consultations, and up-close demonstrations. You’ll witness injections for various aesthetic concerns, complete with step-by-step explanations. For your first viewing, we recommend absorbing the content without taking notes to grasp industry insights, patient preferences, trends, techniques, and safety considerations.
  2. Then, re-watch the videos at your convenience—with your notepad or tablet/laptop ready! Soak in the information and build your confidence as you witness our expert injector addressing each patient’s unique facial anatomy and concerns.
  3. RSVP and join our weekly Live Chat sessions, where expert injectors will answer all your questions in real time on Zoom.

In Addition:

  • For each online course purchased, receive access to three of our dynamic Louology—The Science Behind Crushing It in Aesthetics—marketing videos (each video valued at $295), tailor-made for both the new or evolving medical aesthetics enthusiast. Louology is taught by Louis Silberman, motivational speaker and author who has achieved over $100 million in revenue. He has been featured in Entrepreneur and FORTUNE Small Business, writes regularly for the largest aesthetic publications and was voted semifinalist of the Ernst & young Entrepreneur of the Year (prize winners included the CEO of Starbucks and CEO of Dell Computers). Silberman is also a personal lover of all things injections!
  • Choose from a wide range of topics to suit your interests such as:
    • First Steps to Opening a Med Spa (yes, you can!)
    • Getting Rolling with Social Media
    • Crushing the Consult
    • Email Marketing Basics
    • Event Marketing Success
    • Google Advertising
    • Text Marketing How-To’s
    • Developing a Point of Difference
  • For each injection course purchased choose any 3 of our 27 videos below

Buy the 3 essential courses (Botox, Fillers and Advanced Injections) together for $1285 and save $300!

Also, receive a special bonus of 9 Louology – How to Market in Aesthetics videos

Embark on a comprehensive journey through the world of cosmetic injections with our bundled course offering. Begin with the Introduction to Neuromodulators course, where you’ll master the art of administering popular neurotoxins like Botox, Dysport, and Jeuveau, targeting forehead lines, glabellar lines, and crow’s feet. Progress to the Introduction to Dermal Fillers course to learn the techniques for injecting fillers such as Juvederm, Restylane, and Versa to enhance lips, smooth marionette lines, and soften nasolabial folds. Culminate your learning experience with the Advanced Cosmetic Injections course, diving deep into the practice of injections across a spectrum of in-demand areas, including the lower face, cheeks, chin, and jawline. This ultimate package not only equips you with the skills to offer a broader range of treatments but also empowers you to significantly grow your practice.


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Kickoff discussion of dermal fillers with our CEO Louis Silberman and nurse injector including:

  • Patient brand recognition and knowledge of dermal fillers, often due to social media
  • Today’s most requested areas including lips, marionette (puppet) lines and nasolabial folds (smile lines)
  • Advantages of knowing how to inject both dermal fillers and neuromodulators

Dermal filler lecture and PowerPoint presentation including:

  • Growing popularity of lip injections
  • Focus on hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers and how they are dissolvable
  • Dermal filler brands
  • Dermal filler uses and placement
  • Injection techniques including retrograde linear threading, serial puncture/bolus, tracking forward and cross-hatching
  • Facial anatomy
  • Safety profiles (higher and lower risk areas)
  • Contraindications
  • Patient physical exam and consultation
  • Conveying realistic expectations
  • Pros and cons of numbing agents
  • Video demonstrations of different injection areas (lips, nasolabial folds, marionette lines)
  • Post-treatment checklist
  • Discussion of the artistry of dermal filler injections

Dermal fillers overview including:

  • Brief discussion re non-hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers including polylactic acid and calcium hydroxyapatite
  • In-depth discussion of HA fillers and why they’re so popular
  • Optimal product/brand for each injection site
  • Pros and cons of numbing agents including ice, topical cream, dental blocks
  • Current trends in lip injections/patient preferences
  • Post-treatment instructions including hygiene, activities, etc.
  • Swelling considerations regarding product choice
  • Normal lumps and bumps after injection, and when to consider dissolving product

Patient #1 Consultation including:

  • Areas of concern (desires lip augmentation, improved lip texture and border, marionette (puppet) lines)
  • Discussion on best lip filler for a particular desired outcome

Patient #1Treatment Demonstration including:

  • Why backfilling the syringe creates better product control
  • Marking the treatment area(s)
  • Placing emphasis on the Cupid’s bow
  • Vertical injection approach using small amounts of product
  • Linear threads technique
  • Palpating facial arteries for optimal safety
  • When to aspirate for optimal safety

Patient #2 Consultation including:

  • Areas of concern (desires lip augmentation, fuller upper lip using a 1.2 to 1 upper/lower lip ratio, marionette (puppet) lines, soften the nasolabial fold “transition”)

Patient #2 Treatment Demonstration including:

  • Lip “eversion” with vertical injection
  • Discussion regarding filling (or not) the vermilion border
  • Julie Horne technique
  • Adding surrounding support to the lip structure/DAO area
  • Product comparisons (on- and off-label)

Patient #3 Consultation including:

  • Areas of concern (desires matching top lip to bottom, shortening the upper lip for a more youthful appearance, light nasolabial fold filler)
  • Medical history considerations
  • Numbing agent considerations

Patient #3 Treatment Demonstration including:

  • Vertical injections for overall volume
  • Quantity to inject per facial injection quadrant
  • Pros and cons of dental blocks
  • Discussion of lidocaine with and without epinephrine
  • Avoiding occlusions
  • Dissolving HA products
  • Using ultrasound with dermal filler “safe” injection sites
  • Current trends in dermal filler injections
  • “8 Point Lift” for overall facial balancing
  • Discussion regarding undereye injections (safety, efficacy, etc.)
  • Risks of injecting in the (bridge of) the nose, temple, glabellar and lips
  • Safety tips review

Dermal fillers wrap-up with our CEO Louis Silberman and nurse injector including:

  • Premixed lidocaine in dermal fillers
  • Return in popularity of dental blocks, pros and cons, state requirements for performing
  • Most popular dermal filler requests
  • Treating (or not treating) underage patients
  • FDA approved indications for tear troughs, temples and platysmal bands
  • Discussion regarding moving on to more advanced injection areas, and how it can rapidly grow your practice