Laser and Light Based Hair Reduction Level 3

Laser and Light Based Hair Reduction Level 3

6.0 hour activity | ACCME
This course provides the necessary basic knowledge regarding light-based hair reduction. It is intended for Doctors, Nurses and other Medical Professionals intending to use powerful lasers and IPL systems to perform hair reduction programs in a clinical situation.


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Standard: $450.00

Lessons

Overview and Introduction
All information relevant to this course including activity type, target audience, the criteria for successful completion, and the value and type of credits issued.

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Course overview

At the end of the unit the learner should be able to:
1. Understand the anatomy and functionality of the hair follicle.
2 Understand the anatomy and functions of the layers of the skin.
3. Understand the structure and function of the circulatory, lymphatic and endocrine systems in relation to laser and IPL treatments.
4. Understand the possible effects of hormone related conditions on the skin and hair.

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Reference materials, transcript and course manual unit one

Unit one presentation

Unit one assessment

At the end of the unit the learner should be able to:
1. Understand laser and IPL energy impact on a variety of skin and hair types.
2. Understand effects on the skin using Laser and IPL for hair reduction.
3. Understand contra-indications and when treatment with lasers or IPLs is not recommended.
4. Understanding Medication / Drugs Interaction in Laser and IPL Based Therapy.
5. Understand how hormone related conditions can effect skin and hair

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Reference materials, transcript and course manual unit two

Unit two presentation

Unit two assessment

At the end of the unit the learner should be able to:
1. Understand how treatments are modified for the client’s individual skin and hair types.
2. Understand the preparation of the treatment area for the safe laser or IPL hair reduction treatments.
3. Understand how to prepare for and perform a client consultation to identify treatment objectives.
4. Understanding the necessity of pre- and post-treatment protocols.
5. Understand the need for skin patch tests in the treatment protocol for laser and light hair reduction.
6. Understand the relevance of photography and its advantages when considering laser or IPL treatments.
7. Understand the use of skin cooling including pre-, post- and parallel cooling.
8. Understand the safe operation of laser and IPL hair reduction devices.
9. Understand the importance of maintaining client treatment records

Activities Included:

Reference materials, transcript and course manual unit three

Unit three presentation

Unit three assessment

Final Evaluation and Certification

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Final Evaluation