2021 Top Cosmetic Beauty Procedures & Treatments

2021 looks set to be a busy for year for aestheticians providing cosmetic beauty procedures and treatments, with their popularity showing no signs of diminishing, despite the COVID pandemic and recurring national lockdowns. If you’re an aesthetician looking to hit the ground running in the New Year, now is a good time to be planning ahead to meet patient demand and ensure that you are equipped to offer the procedures and treatments everyone is talking about. Without further ado here are the Top Cosmetic Beauty Procedures and treatments for 2021.

Tear Trough Treatment

Non-surgical treatment for Tear Troughs has been practiced since the turn of the century but has been steadily gaining momentum in recent years; and for good reason. The results that are possible to achieve can completely transform the appearance of your patient and leave them looking refreshed and feeling more confident. As the periorbital area is a key component in perception of facial attractiveness, treatment for concerns in this area can improve how a patient appears both to themselves and to others.

Patients may attend for treatment concerned with the appearance of dark under-eye circles, and/or a ‘hollowing’ that is very visible and often causes marked dissatisfaction – defined as tear trough deformity. As with all things, tear trough deformity exists on a scale, and patients may present with a need for mild or more significant correction. Sometimes exacerbated by hereditary disposition as we age, anterior displacement of infraorbital fat and a general loss of volume in the face can contribute to this presentation, alongside thinning of the tissues, loss of skin elasticity, and reduced osseous support. Invariably however, the result is a tired and aged appearance.

Non-surgical tear trough correction comprises precise administration of dermal filler into numerous aspects of the under-eye region, helping to smooth the transition between the lower eyelid and upper cheek – a result considered aesthetically favourable.

Considered one of the more complicated treatments due to the inherent risks involved and the difficulty of the area to be injected – it is essential that this procedure is only undertaken by confident practitioners well versed in periocular anatomy, with a full cohort of injecting techniques to ensure a safe, effective, and natural result.

Book a Tear Trough Masterclass with Acquisition Aesthetics

Our Tear Trough Masterclass is a 1 day, intensive deep-dive into the anatomy, diagnosis, causes, associated risks, and treatment of tear troughs. This bespoke Masterclass provides hands-on injecting practice on live models, and with only 8 spaces per session, a close degree of supervision is ensured throughout by our team of expert trainers.

Upcoming dates:

Saturday 6th February 2021 – Newcastle
Sunday 7th March 2021 – London
Saturday 24th April – London
Sunday 18th July 2021 – Newcastle

Lip Augmentation

Unlikely to be a surprise for any aesthetician worth their salt, lip fillers still reign supreme as the most popular aesthetic treatment being asked for by patients. Even with the recent introduction of mandatory use of face coverings around the world, those who are dissatisfied with the appearance of their lips are still seeking treatment. Ensuring your confidence and skill in this procedure as an aesthetician is a guaranteed enhancement to your portfolio and upswing in your revenue.

The perfect lip is achieved by adhering to nature’s divine proportions or the ‘Golden Ratio’ – achieving an expertly balanced look that works in harmony with the structure of the face, thereby contributing to perception of attractiveness. Definition, hydration, and volume are all equally as important, and are key to achieving the desired outcome. Successful treatment lies in using a holistic, moderate approach and knowing your patient’s ideal result, whilst utilising a careful selection of high-quality products and injecting techniques.

Book a Lip Augmentation Masterclass with Acquisition Aesthetics

Our Lip Augmentation Masterclass provides aestheticians with the opportunity to access the skills behind our signature lip, and learn a full cohort of layered, complex injecting techniques – with supervised practice on live models. We teach comprehensive lip anatomy and the secret to devising unique treatment plans for each of your patients, alongside important considerations relating to patient gender, age, and ethnicity. As an aesthetician on this Masterclass you’ll master cupids bow enhancement, discover the art of vermillion border definition, and perfect your aesthetic eye – learning how to expertly balance proportions for a beautiful result.

Upcoming dates:

Sunday 7th February 2021 – London
Sunday 28th March 2021 – Newcastle
Saturday 8th May 2021 – London

Medical-grade Skincare

As an aesthetician, one area you may have considered branching into is the exciting realm of medical-grade skincare. More than ever, patients expect their clinicians to provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ service for all of their cosmetic treatment needs. If you haven’t yet considered training in the provision of specialist skin treatments, alongside your portfolio of non-surgical aesthetics – you may be missing a trick.

Medical-grade skincare treatments complement aesthetic injectables and can actually bolster the results of treatment. Furthermore, when treating a patient holistically and investigating their skin health as a whole – you have the opportunity to provide optimal care and benefit to your patients, whilst enhancing your sources of revenue. Medical-grade skincare products are prescription only, making them an entirely different proposition to any over-the-counter creams and serums a patient may be using – which are often ineffective and overpriced. Medical-grade skincare is scientifically proven, potent, and can provide dramatic results – benefitting a wide range of skin concerns from flaky skin to excess oil production, and from rosacea to acne. Skincare consultations and subsequent treatment are a significant boost to your aesthetic portfolio and will provide great benefit to your patient as well as igniting a lucrative revenue stream for your practice.

Book an Advanced Skin Course with Acquisition Aesthetics

Our one-of-a-kind Advanced Skin Course is provided in collaboration with industry giant AlumierMD, and led by Dr Bibi Ghalaie. You will receive comprehensive training in medical-grade skincare and chemical peels combined with gold standard teaching methods in aesthetic medicine. Scientifically proven skincare sciences form the bedrock of this bespoke course, providing you with robust training on how to incorporate medical-grade skincare into your treatment plans and produce full, holistically achieved outcomes for your patients.
With a fully comprehensive overview of the AlumierMD treatment portfolio, including the renowned Alumier MD Glow Peel, you will come away an expert in the delivery of this premium product range.

Upcoming dates:

Saturday 23rd January 2021 – London

Strive for excellence and get the most from yourself in 2021 by investing in your practice as an aesthetician and enhancing your portfolio with bespoke training from the expert faculty at Acquisition Aesthetics.

To book one or more of the above training courses – email contact@acquisitionaesthetics.co.uk or call 020 3514 8757 to speak to a member of our friendly and knowledgeable team. Courses book up rapidly, so we advise you to secure your preferred date promptly to avoid disappointment. We look forward to hearing from you!

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