Cosmetic Acupuncture

Level 5 - £575 (Optional equipment available)

Start: 9:45 am

End: 5:00 pm

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Cost Options:
With Full Equipment kit: £885 (Injector Pen plus 3 cartridges, 3 boxes of plastic handle needles, set of full size cosmeceutical serums (as below), 1 bottle of Clinisept, 1 sharps box and 1 metal tray)
With Partial Equipment Kit: £872 (As above but with no sharps bin, no tray and no Clinisept) – For Acupuncturists
With only Serum Kit: £713 (Medik8 Cleanser, Vit B Hyaluronic Acid, Vit C, and SPF Moisturiser)
With only Injector Pen and 3 cartridges: £707
Without Kit: £575
Optional £49 fee to upgrade to a diploma via 10 case studies verified by an independent external examiner.
This is a 3-day course and runs from 9:45am to 5pm each day.

This course teaches you the knowledge and skills to perform cosmetic acupuncture and facial acupuncture on clients to enhance the appearance and aesthetics of the face, and perform body enhancement such as fat reduction and muscle tightening (some techniques require electro acupuncture).

The course consists of theory and practical hands on application learning facial and cosmetic acupuncture using the equipment provided on the day.
You will receive a full certificate for the course which can be upgraded to an optional diploma by submitting 10 Case studies 3 months after course completion. These are assessed by an external examiner (examiner fee applies as above).
You will receive a full certificate for the course.

This is one of the most comprehensive courses in the world and with completely unique techniques designed and clinically tested.
This course has taken over 5 years of development and culmination of training and techniques from many great cosmetic acupuncturists and beauty technicians, it includes the most effective practical techniques to lift, tone and relax muscle groups on the face, give an understanding of dealing with wrinkles, fine lines and other skin issues, discuss beauty and face balancing techniques for facial symmetry plus techniques to improve body shape including “tummy tucks” and “bum lifts”
Cosmeceuticals and their use for best results in treatments as well as home design protocols for clients home treatments.
3 days Cosmetic Acupuncture Training including half day facial anatomy training for acupuncturists OR half day acupuncture and needling health and safety for those not qualified in acupuncture.

Contraindications and Health and Safety
Cosmetic treatment alternatives
TCM facial organs
Facial evaluation and skin types
Diagnostics
Acupuncture points on the face
Acupuncture points on the body affecting the face
Acupuncture points for specific facial issues
Topical applications of herbs and cosmeceuticals
Oral drugs and herbs to help with facial conditions
How does it work
What it is
What does it do
Issues and applications
Range of techniques
Mixing cosmetic acupuncture with other therapies
Clinical protocols
Facial maps
Auricular acupuncture for cosmetic use
Specific cosmetic techniques
Techniques for wrinkles
Electro-acupuncture for lifting areas of the face and body
Application of serums after acupuncture
Muscles of the face
What to expect during and after
Home care cosmeceuticals for better results
Practical demonstrations
Student practice of standard techniques and strengths
Consent forms
Patient records

This course is delivered by Chris Davies (CEO British Acupuncture Federation – BAF) who has spent 5 years developing this course with specialist teachers around the world. His unique access to closed door schools and techniques allows you to access techniques you will not find anywhere in the UK.

The course if fully accredited and backed by BAF and Balens Insurance, FHT and others. This course is much more than a facial acupuncture course is which is what most courses advertise and teach and specifically looks and covers key areas –

1. Cosmeceuticals (qualification provided)
2. Facial Acupuncture points
3. Body Acupuncture points for specific cosmetic purposes and actions
4. The exact way of altering each facial muscle for correction
5. Facial balancing and how to make the face symmetrical like models have
6. Specific techniques for various facial issues (wrinkles etc.)
7. Electro Acupuncture for cosmetic issues
8. Body cosmetic treatments (Cellulite, fat burning, toning and lifting, bum lifts, stomach tightening.)

This is the course. If you are not happy after the first module and wish to leave we will fully refund the course. This is an in-depth course and is there to make you into a full cosmetic and aesthetic acupuncturist.

One of our reviews from our latest course June 2023 –

Exceptional Training Experience Rating: I recently had the pleasure of enrolling for a comprehensive Cosmetic Acupuncture training program, and I must say it was an exceptional experience from start to finish. The level of professionalism, expertise, and support I received throughout the entire process was outstanding. I’d like to specifically highlight the remarkable skills of BAF’s Chris Davies as an instructor. Chris Davies, the instructor extraordinaire, his training, teaching, and practical skills are unparalleled. He possesses an incredible depth of knowledge in the field of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine Methodologies, Cosmetology, Psychology, Anatomy and Physiology (and much much more), and his passion for the subject matter shines through in his instruction. Chris has an innate ability to break down complex concepts into easily understandable terms, making the learning process smooth and enjoyable. During the training sessions, Chris demonstrated exceptional teaching skills. His ability to engage the class, encourage participation, and create a supportive learning environment was truly remarkable. No question was too small or insignificant for him, and he was always patient and thorough in his explanations. Chris fostered an atmosphere where everyone felt comfortable and empowered to learn and grow. Moreover, Chris’s practical skills were second to none. He effortlessly showcased his expertise in various techniques and exercises, providing us with valuable insights and hands-on experience. His attention to detail and keen eye for proper form and technique were instrumental in helping us develop our skills effectively and safely. The knowledge and confidence I gained during the program have been invaluable, and I am incredibly grateful for the dedication and expertise. If you’re considering pursuing an Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine training program, I wholeheartedly recommend Total Therapy for anyone seeking a comprehensive and transformative learning experience.

You must hold one of the following –

1) A qualification in full body Acupuncture
2) A medical qualification
3) Have a specialist manual therapy qualification such as Physiotherapist, Sports Therapist to degree level, or other high level therapist e.g. Chiropractor or Osteopath.
4) A Beauty Therapy Lvl3 including facials and skin anatomy.

Please note:
For Acupuncturists -The first part of day 1 of the course includes skin anatomy and cosmeceutical training, and this will be included on your certificate or Diploma.

For Beauty Therapists – The first part of Day 1 includes acupuncture needling training, including health and safety and safe needling.

You must be 18 years or older and understand spoken and written English.
You must consent to giving and receiving cosmetic acupuncture treatments.

Reviews

“I recently had the pleasure of enrolling in Total Therapy Training for a comprehensive Cosmetic Acupuncture training program, and I must say it was an exceptional experience from start to finish. The level of professionalism, expertise, and support I received throughout the entire process was outstanding.
From the moment I contacted Total Therapy Training, they went above and beyond to ensure that all my queries were promptly addressed and that I had all the necessary information to make an informed decision. Their communication skills were top-notch, always clear, friendly, and attentive to my needs. The dedication to customer satisfaction truly made me feel valued as a client.
The teacher’s practical skills were second to none. He effortlessly showcased his expertise in various techniques and exercises, providing us with valuable insights and hands-on experience. His attention to detail and keen eye for proper form and technique were instrumental in helping us develop our skills effectively and safely.
Thank you, Total Therapy Training, for providing such an exceptional training journey!”

Radu Patraulea

 

 

“I attended the Cosmetic Acupuncture course, and have to say that the knowledge you guys have is amazing, even after 25 years in the beauty industry I learned so much on your course.”
Claire Sullivan, Enhance Beauty Hair Makeup, Liverpool

“I like how you are taught, the courses are always very hands on, not just lecture based & someone talking at you all day.”
Jayne Griffiths, Barrow-in-Furness

FAQS

This course is only for qualified acupuncturists or those people with a LV3 in Beauty Therapy, so you must meet our prerequisites, we cannot make any exceptions for this course.

Yes, you are responsible for any local area authority licensing and getting insured, but this course is accepted by Balens and other top UK insurance providers some of who also now may insure abroad on request. If you live abroad or plan on moving there, please check with with your insurance provider first.
Please note, it is always advisable to check with you insurance provider if they will cover you for any qualification if you are unsure, as they will have their own prerequisites.

Facial acupuncture is the use of acupuncture points to internally affect the body’s systems, whereas cosmetic acupuncture is the use of specific techniques to have a local affect on muscles and soft tissue.

Beauty Therapists qualified in Level 3 and equivalent and qualified full body acupuncturists.

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