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 […]

CEO Celebrated As A State Finalist

  We are very excited to announce that our CEO, has been selected as one of the finalists for the Telstra Business Women’s Award for Medium to Large Business in Western Australia! For close to 25 years, the Telstra Business Women’s Awards has recognised outstanding women, helped progress their careers and business ideas, and built a […]

New Laser Laws in WA – What This Means For You

In 2018, the WA Radiological Council announced that they have changed the laws when it comes to the use of lasers in Western Australia. This is the official update provided to AACDS from the Radiological Council of W.A. Non-medical practitioners wishing to obtain a licence (exemption) to use lasers for hair removal must – Be […]

ABIA Winner – Educator of the Year Organisation

The recently renovated glamorous Hyatt Regency, Sydney, was the place to be on Sunday 27th September, where 580 glamorous and excited guests arrived for the annual Australian Beauty Industry Awards (ABIA’s) gala dinner. The evening kicked off with arrival champagne and canapés followed by host and MC for the evening, Mr Will Fennell, introducing the String […]

ABIA Beauty Industry Awards 2017

The Australian Beauty Industry Awards (ABIA) are the only National Business Awards in the Beauty Industry and with specialist, individual and state categories, they are seen as the true benchmark of excellence. 2017 saw an exciting development to the ABIA’s in that all entries were completed and submitted online making both the entry and judging […]