The Aesthetic Medical Emergency Team: Helping to Ease Practitioner Anxiety About Injectable Complications

The Australasian Academy of Cosmetic Dermal Science is pleased to introduce the Aesthetic Medical Emergency Team (AMET) to our students, new graduates and alumni. Developed specifically to assist cosmetic injectors (both doctors and nurses), AMET provides a much-needed service to the industry, especially our new graduates of the Graduate Diploma of Cosmetic Nursing and Injectables. […]

Everything You Need to Know About Cosmetic Injectables Training

Cosmetic Injectables

The aesthetics industry is expanding every year, and the need for cosmetic nurses with expertise and empathy is growing with it (The Aesthetic Society, 2019). Are you a qualified nurse with a passion for aesthetics? Completing a highly regarded, formal cosmetic injectables training course is an important step in your journey to becoming a practicing […]

Cosmetic Nursing Journal Article Feature

This is the first of many blogs at the Australasian Academy of Cosmetic Dermal Science featuring journal articles to assist our students’ learning. Today’s featured article is for cosmetic nurses, though is also applicable to dermal therapists and cosmetic doctors. We selected this article because it reinforces the importance of the holistic approach in aesthetics. […]

Where a Cosmetic Nursing Course Can Lead You

Cosmetic Nursing is a growing field in the nursing profession. The aim of this article is to inform you where a cosmetic nursing course can take your career and provide detailed information about the typical day in the life of a Cosmetic Nurse… Skin Assessment / Analysis Cosmetic Nurses conduct effective skin assessment as it […]

Cosmetic Dermal Science and the Gut/Skin Axis

The Gut Movie by Australian Journalist Kale Brock is selected as one of the learning resources as part of the Professional Certificate in Integrated Health and Dermatology. This certificate focuses on the gut/skin axis and is delivered exclusively by the Australasian Academy of Cosmetic Dermal Science for those who’ve completed a dermal therapy course or […]

Cosmetic Injectables: Explained

Cosmetic Injectables

Cosmetic injectables are used by practitioners to smooth, remodel or to augment various facial areas, involving treatments such as wrinkle relaxers and dermal fillers, or a combination of both, to aesthetically enhance natural features and restore youth. Dermal fillers A popular and safe alternative to cosmetic surgery, dermal fillers are injected under the skin to […]

The Role of a Nurse Practitioner in Cosmetic Medicine

  By Kym Cullen, Nurse Practitioner at Academy Face and Body and Clinical Preceptor for Master of Nurse Practitioner (Curtin University) The term ‘cosmetic’ appeared early in 17th century as a noun denoting the art of beautifying the body. It has French and Greek roots ‘kosmein’ to arrange or adorn. The adjective ‘cosmetic’ relates to […]

Integrated Health and Dermatology – Powerhouse immune-boosting soup

Throughout the Professional Certificate in Integrated Health and Dermatology, our healthy recipes are aligned with aiding treatment of certain dermatologic disorders. Given the current COVID-19 situation and our approaching winter, the team at the Australasian Academy of Cosmetic Dermal Science thought it would be best to temporarily shift our focus to immune-boosting recipes. The following […]