Diode laser is a very effective method for hair removal on darker skin types, rejuvenation of the skin by firming the epidermis which makes the top layer of your skin softer while doing the treatment. Diode laser has a wavelength from 755nm, 808nm, 1064nm. This hands-on training program will cover how diode lasers work including the physics of diode laser best laser for darker skin types. An overview of the anatomy and physiology of skin and hair, parameters for permanent hair reduction, photo facial will be an important part of the course. The lectures will include Lasers mediated skin tightening on any skin typing, and operational and treatment safety measures. Discussion of the management and treatment of adverse events, the benefits, expected results and outcomes, and available alternative treatments will be covered. Focus on patient consultation, selection and education, safety and efficacy issues and important criteria for a successful treatment are included in the program.
- Basic skin, hair and biology and anatomy
- Facial rejuvenation concepts
- Sanitation and disinfectant procedures
- Laser history
- Physics of Lasers
- Laser safety
- Laser operating procedures on clients
- Topics of skin tightening & hair removal
- Equipment testing and maintenance
- Laser parameters (wavelength, pulse duration, spot size, energy settings).
- Different types of cosmetic hair reduction lasers
- Types of medical lasers for skin problems
- Laser safety for clients and the operation
- Skin typing and fluency selection.
- Pre and post laser treatment
- Client consultation
- Patient observation
Classes are open for registration until otherwise noted full. They’re available through Monday-Sunday within clinic hours and holidays in effect.
Course duration: Ten hours to be completed within a two-day period
Course cost: $1500.00 plus tax
Certification: Graduates will receive a certificate upon completion of the course from BC Medical Spa.