Themed ‘On Trend With Aesthetic Medicine Technologies’, the 2019 Aesthetic Medicine Convention takes place on 1 & 2 September at Gallagher Convention Centre, alongside the Professional Beauty Johannesburg Expo.
Say convention director, Karen Ellithorne: “This two-day programme will address all of the latest aesthetic technology solutions currently available in South Africa. Industry specialists will be sharing their experience on combining technology and treatments for optimal aesthetic solutions.”
The convention is targeted at doctors specialising in aesthetic medicine, as well as somatologists and therapists trained in advanced treatments.
Among the speakers are Dr Cathy Davies, Penny Jenkinson, Dr Minoka Nadesan, Dr Marisa Heyns, Lourette du Toit, Dr Johan Botha, Mazanne van Staden, Dr Cobus van Niekerk, Dr Ridwan Mia, Yolande Swanepoel and Wotjtek Swistak
Topics include Nordlys (single system with multi technologies and applications); combining chemical peels with IPL technology; using facial diagnostics to grow your practice and improve retail; effective treatment of acne using combined technology; wound healing properties of hyaluronic acid, growth factors and other anti-inflammatory actives; pro-fractional laser case studies; plasma technology – pros and cons; Aptos thread lifting methods – 1st year results; IPL and thermo-based RF collagen remodeling in a single session; ethics and aesthetics; next generation hair regeneration – micrograft technology; aesthetic staff management; and the importance of ongoing education for aesthetic treatments.
Says Ellithorne: “All the sessions, some of which include live demos, are CPD (Continuing Professional Development)-accredited, which means delegates gain CPD points for attending the sessions.”
To view the programme in more detail or to book your seat for the 2019 Aesthetic Medicine Convention go to https://www.probeauty.co.za/aesthetics