Video Training



ExpertEsthetics

Feather Sound Corporate Center II

13577 Feather Sound Drive, Suite 555

Clearwater, Florida

33762

Phone: (727) 571-1923

Fax: (727) 572-5401

Email: expertesthetics@gmail.com

 

 

Advanced Injectable Training for the Experts, by the Experts

Learn advanced cosmetic techniques immediately with unlimited online video viewing. 

Developed by Cynthia Elliott, M.D., ExpertEsthetics provides both hands-on as well as online video-based medical esthetic injection training for advanced practitioners. Online video training is unique in that it's true learning on demand, when and where you want it. Designed to maximize your time, this innovative training model is geared toward helping you achieve specific goals without having to travel or sit through unnecessary topics.

Online video training provides detailed instructions you won't find from watching demonstrations or YouTube. Each ExpertEsthetics video segment focuses on a specific facial area and technique, featuring a close-up, narrated description of the specific procedure you select. This specialized approach is an ideal choice for the practitioner who is already performing esthetic injections but would like to refine their skills in new techniques.

The dermal filler techniques are applicable to all current dermal fillers and the instructions clarify whether a 27-gauge filler (RadiesseJuvederm Ultra Plus XC, or Perlane) is recommended for the technique being demonstrated or a 30-gauge filler (Juvederm Ultra XC, Restylane, or Prevelle) would give the best results in that area. Each video also summarizes the average estimated amount of filler needed for each area as well as recommended needle lengths. 

Learn From Experts

Cynthia Elliott, M.D. is an expert in the field of cosmetic medicine and is the owner of Skinspirations, a practice devoted exclusively to aesthetic medicine. Dr. Elliott has done over 4,000 dermal filler treatments and over 7,000 Botox Cosmetic treatments, with 75% of her practice devoted to injectables alone. Even though she uses most of the dermal fillers available currently in the U.S., Allergan, the company that makes Botox® Cosmetic & Juvederm, awarded Dr. Elliott Platinum Plus status for being one of the busiest injectors of  their products in the country. 

Because of her reputation, multiple aesthetic medical companies including Allergan, the makers of Botox Cosmetic and Juvederm, have requested that she teach her techniques to other practitioners.  Dr. Elliott has been designated an Expert Trainer for Suneva Medical (the makers of Artefill). Artefill is a semipermanent dermal filler that can only be administered by injectors who have been certified by a Suneva trainer. 

Dr. Elliott is also a faculty instructor for Setting Up Aesthetic Success: Hands-On Injector Training programs, sponsored by the University of California, Irvine, and Stratamed. These programs provide hands-on injection training to dermatology and plastic surgery residents. Since 2006 she has provided more than 250 practitioners with hands-on training in proper techniques for fillers and neuromodulators.

 "I just wanted to take a moment & thank you once again for the training session yesterday. I really felt that I learned some very valuable techniques. I plan on implementing them immediately." Dr. M. Hopkins

In addition to teaching, Dr. Elliott is a Speaker for the Allergan Facial Aesthetics Program. She's written multiple newspaper and online articles about cosmetic medicine and has been featured as a go-to expert on 10 Connects News

Corinn Ziegler, PA-C, is another ExpertEsthetics trainer with extensive experience in both injectable procedures & teaching. Like Dr. Elliott, she was chosen by several companies to train other practitioners in injectable techniques because of her experience & reputation for results.

Usually hands-on training in specific injection techniques can be done in less than one day in the convenient setting of your own office if you are in the Tampa Bay area. Call us at 727.572.5415 or  email us at expertesthetics@gmail.com for more information on setting up your personalized injectable training. 

 

ExpertEsthetics' Online Aesthetic Injection Videos are Technique-Specific & Convenient

Although there are excellent training workshops available, up until now it has been impossible to find an immediate, convenient way to learn the most advanced techniques. Dr. Elliott found that many of the physicians and other aesthetic injectors who were interested in having her provide dermal filler training were already experienced and only wanted demonstrations of 1 or 2 specific techniques. Since there was no other way to get this experience they'd have to schedule a date in advance and take time out of their usual office hours to arrange a personal workshop.

"I wish that I had access to video clips demonstrating advanced aesthetic medical techniques when I was trying to learn them," Dr. Elliott says. "Instead, I had to travel to conferences to see live demonstrations of what usually turned out to be basic techniques I had already mastered. Either that or I'd buy training DVDs that were also too basic or photographed too poorly to really see how the procedure was done. Now, combining the tips and wisdom I gathered from some of the best injectors in the world - along with trial and error in my daily practice over the last 9 years - I'm thrilled to be producing specific, detailed demonstrations of the techniques I'm most frequently requested to teach in person."

Advantages to Online Video Training:

  • 24/7 access in the comfort of your home or office
  • Watch a high-quality, detailed video demonstrating exactly how to do a specific technique, reviewing it as many times as you’d like (ideally just before using it) to increase your comfort level
  • Find out what type of fillers, amounts of each, and needle sizes are recommended for each area
  • Refresh your ability to perform a technique that you may not have performed recently
  • Increase your comfort level with procedures that you already know
  • Since you can watch the training video minutes before you perform a procedure, techniques are fresh in your mind
  • Save money on sending your injectors to separate training courses for individual advanced technique you’d like them to learn            
  • See valuable off-label uses that may not be demonstrated at conferences

Video Topics per Facial Area:

Here are some before & after photos of Dr. Elliott's results with the featured video filler techniques:

Suborbital tear troughs 

    

Cheek & brow lift

     

Pre-jowl sulci

 
Lip enhancement
 

Malar & buccal areas

 
 
Anterior malar
 
 
Perioral lip lines
 
     


                                         

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Supplies Recommended for Injecting Neuromodulators or Dermal Fillers:

Supplies recommended for neuromodulators:

  • Syringes that have minimal hub loss (available from most medical supply companies) are:
    • Henke Sass Wolf Norm-Ject 1ml tuberculin syringes (require 30 ga ½” needle)
    • 0.3cc BD Insulin syringes (come with attached 8mm 31 ga needles)
  • Gauze 4x4’s or 2x2’s
  • Alcohol wipes
  • Frozen Cubies (or very small ice packs) to anesthetize & vasoconstrict, available from www.sales-innovations.com
  • 3cc syringe
  • 20 ga needle
  • Bottle opener to remove Botox cap (I recommend the Kapoff)  
  • Bacteriostatic saline

Supplies recommended for neuromodulators:

  • Gauze 4x4’s or 2x2’s
  • Alcohol wipes
  • Frozen Cubies as above
  • Disposable cold packs (to give at discharge)
  • Anesthetic cream of choice if using a product without lidocaine included
  • Needles (in addition to those provided in some packages) 28 ga ¾”, 27 ga 1 ½”, 27 ga ½”, 30 ga ½”, and with thickest fillers, 25 ga 1”. 
 

 

About Cynthia Elliott, M.D., Board Certified Owner of Skinspirations & ExpertEsthetics


Cynthia Elliott, M.D. is a board certified physician who has been in practice in the Tampa Bay area since 1990. Originally from Chicago, Dr. Elliott obtained her M.D. from the University of Illinois College of Medicine and then completed her residency in Emergency Medicine at Denver General Hospital and the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.

Before attending medical school she was enrolled in the Ph.D. program in Physiological Psychology at Indiana University where she taught and did research. Over the last 20 years she has been on staff at Bayfront Medical Center, St. Joseph’s Hospital, University Community Hospital, Mease Countryside Hospital and served on the faculty of the USF School of Medicine. Currently Dr. Elliott serves as an Expert Witness in Cosmetic Medicine for the Florida Board of Medicine.

When cosmetic medicine began to emerge as a new area of medicine, Dr. Elliott did 2 years of training in cosmetic dermatology as well as in aesthetic lasers and other new nonsurgical techniques. Since then she has devoted her career exclusively to cosmetic medicine and has become one of the most experienced aesthetic physicians in Tampa Bay. She opened her cosmetic medical practice named Skinspirations in 2005 and her training company, ExpertEsthetics, in 2008.

Injectables are not her only area of expertise. She also is a national and international trainer for Cutera Lasers, training other physicians in the use of aesthetic lasers in skin of all colors.

 Dr. Elliott is a member of:

  • the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons
  • the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine
  • the International Cellular Medicine Society
  • the Pinellas County Medical Association
 

 

Videos


Important Notice:

Please be aware that in order to inject botulinum toxin in the USA you need to be a licensed physician (MD, DO, DDS, DMD) or a nurse working under a physician's supervision (RN, NP, PA or LVN in some states). These videos are for educational purposes only.




Brow Lifting with Fillers
2:24 minutes (June, 2010)

Dr. Elliott demonstrates a brow lift using dermal filler.

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Dermal Filler in the Glabella
11:53 minutes (June, 2010)

Dr. Elliott demonstrates how to fill both vertical glabella lines as well as transverse lines.

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Suborbital Depressions and Troughs
21:15 minutes (June, 2010)

Dr. Elliott demonstrates using fillers to lift out the depressions causing the appearance of dark under-eye circles and tear troughs.

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Malar & Sub-Malar Areas
7:27 minutes (June, 2010)

Dr. Elliott demonstrates how to determine where maximal malar enhancement is most flattering and techniques to restore or enhance volume in the mid face

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Nasolabial Folds
12:35 minutes (June, 2010)

Dr. Elliott demonstrates several techniques to reduce the depth of nasolabial folds with fillers.

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Marionettes and Oral Commissures
7:23 minutes (June, 2010)

Dr. Elliott shows how to fill in marionettes and commissures with an additional technique to address commissure "festoons".

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Perioral Lip Lines including Anesthetic Lip Block
18:06 minutes (June, 2010)

Perioral lines can be challenging to fill without causing an upper lip “ledge” or ridges. Dr. Elliott demonstrates techniques using fillers to produce a smooth, subtle result.

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Lip Enhancement including Anesthetic Lip Block
19:00 minutes (June, 2010)

Dr. Elliott demonstrates lip enhancement and an anesthetic lip block.

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Jaw Line & Pre Jowl Sulci
7:54 minutes

Using fillers, Dr. Elliott demonstrates how to make the chin and jawline look tighter and jowling less evident.

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