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Fri, Dec 04


Soho House Chicago

Introduction to a career in Aesthetics - due to COVID-19 courses will be open for registration closer to the date

An accredited unique seminar for all health providers. Earn 8 CEUS.

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Introduction to a career in Aesthetics - due to COVID-19 courses will be open for registration closer to the date
Introduction to a career in Aesthetics - due to COVID-19 courses will be open for registration closer to the date

Time & Location

Dec 04, 2020, 8:00 AM – 5:15 PM CST

Soho House Chicago, 113-125 N Green St, Chicago, IL 60607, USA

About The Event

You: A health professional curious about a career in aesthetics. You’re intrigued but you don’t know where to start or what to expect. 

Us: Caring, experienced, safety-focused aesthetic professionals with a proven, superior track record in aesthetic practice and training. 

Why Aesthetics? The field is booming, and talented, well-trained injectors are in high demand. Consider that in 2018, 68.3 percent of all cosmetic procedures were non-surgical and 2.6 million injectable procedures were performed. The career potential for aesthetic providers is unlimited. 

Why Attend this Seminar? You don’t want to merely be good; you want to be great. And great injection professionals don’t just chase wrinkles. They understand the importance of a deep understanding of anatomy, of conducting a safe practice and of mastering a variety of injection techniques that enhance each patient’s individual appearance. This seminar offers a critical overview of the profession, covering everything you need to know about embracing a career in aesthetics. Your instructor, Rana Kennelly, is world-renowned for her artistic, less-is-more approach and her unwavering commitment to safety. In this day-long introductory session, Rana will conduct a series of lectures accompanied by video on her signature approach, as well as on the how-tos of establishing a career in this profession where demand continues to grow. 

Who It’s For: Nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dentists and physicians looking for a career change or an opportunity to expand an existing career. 

What You Will Learn: This session provides strong theoretical and practical background on neuromodulators and facial fillers. It covers such crucial topics as understanding beauty concepts, aesthetic product characteristics, facial anatomy and facial filler placement with an ongoing emphasis on safety, risk prevention and how to manage complications. 

The Agenda:

Session 1: What is Beauty? Rana explores the common perceptions of beauty and share insights into developing the aesthetic eye of a fine artist.​

Session 2: Product feel & characteristics  There are many aesthetic products on the market. Rana will breakdown best product choice for facial presentation.  Education In a way that you can understand & share with your patient during consultation.

Session 3: Facial Anatomy Made Accessible To achieve consistent and safe results, practitioners must understand facial anatomy, including facial blood vessels, nerves, fat pads and musculature. Rana breaks it down and also covers optimum placement of facial fillers & neuromodulators in lower risk areas & caution in high risk areas​

Session 4: Safer Facial Zones with Facial Filler This segment covers product placement and injection techniques for lower risk areas for facial filler. Relating injection technique to injection anatomy for optimum outcomes and safe results. 

Session 5: Full Face Neuromodulator Rana shares her signature approach to delivering natural, safe and beautiful results for the entire face with neuromodulators. You’ll learn fundamentals of safe neuromodulator injections for the glabella, forehead, crows-feet, brows, bunny lines, lip flip, sad mouth and pebble chin. You’ll also learn how to prevent and manage neuromodulator complications.​

Session 6: Injection Safety Although rare facial fillers come with risk. Rana believes in providing complete transparency regarding risk, prevention and management of complications. This segment will cover the essentials every provider must understand to treat patients with complete confidence, including informed consent, safety algorithms and first aid checklist.​

Session 7: Next Steps Now that you’ve made an investment in your new career, you’ll explore next steps for connecting with and impressing prospective employers. You’ll also receive a roadmap for further education and professional development, designed to accelerate your success. Expert Guest speakers will boost you in the right direction to be successful in your change of career.  

About Guest Speakers To be announced 

Each Participant Receives

Certification of completion

  • Neuromodulator and facial filler treatment sheet
  • Supply checklist for neuromodulators and facial fillers
  • First aid checklist
  • Neuromodulator and facial filler consent forms
  • Facial markers
  • Anatomy board for patient education & treatment planning
  • Laminated safety reference guides
  • Mini aesthetic 'Confidence Booster' supplies starter kit

Fees and Deadlines

  • Registration: $1,500 (includes lunch)
  • Space is extremely limited with social distancing so please register as soon as possible to ensure your spot.

Hands-on injecting offered September 21st 2020 with expert instructors

You have the option to register for a novice neuromodulator hands-on training course led by Rana Kennelly with guest expert instructors. Please click on the website to see futher details.

What Past Participants Have Said 

Hi Rana! I just wanted to reach out again and thank you for sharing your love for the aesthetics field with all of us this weekend. I’ve felt very disconnected with working in a hospital as a nurse since I started in 2016. For the first time in my career, I have been excited to move forward and invest in further education to create a happy life for myself and for my patients! I’m laughing thinking about your stories about putting firecrackers under people’s asses and I must say…this course was my firecracker. I feel energized and ready to make the transition into the field.Keep up the AMAZING work that you’re doing. I vow to practice safely, stay connected with my fellow confidence boosters, and spread the word about the wonderful things that you preach to maintain the integrity of the field. I can’t wait to see you soon. I'll most definitely be in touch! Best, Ashley 

Rana, First, I want to say thank you for sharing all your amazing knowledge with us last Friday! The class was a great overview of the business and I definitely feel more confident as I start my career in aesthetics after your seminar! I truly enjoyed hearing Amie, Cassie, and your stories about your journeys in this field. I appreciated the discussion on saying no to treatments you don’t feel are appropriate. I also feel more confident from a safety perspective, which was my goal in taking this course. Thank you so much and I hope you have a great week!!Thanks!! Erin 

Thank you Rana. It was the best day ever. Was not expecting to have my whole outlook on aesthetics shift to another dimension. Confidence boosters is a phrase that hits the nail on the head of what it's all about. And yes, we do deserve it! Your passion, knowledge, and experience has manifested into wisdom that you ever so kindly shared with us all! You are such a light in this world and am very honored to have gotten the opportunity to spend the day together. Joy to you, Vicki 

Frequently Asked Questions All you need to know about Accomodation, restaurants & insider tips are provided right here 

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Who is the Target Audience? The workshops have been developed for Nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dentists and physicians looking for a career change or an opportunity to expand an existing career.  

Is the course accredited? yes you will recieve 8 CEUs. 

Safe learning environment We offer a safe, comfortable and intimate learning environment, maximum attendees are 30 participants. We encourage developing professional supportive relationships with each other during the event. Our goal is to build a community that empowers each other while authentically sharing and practicing safely.  

Do I need to bring anything with me? No. Handouts, paper and pen will be provided plus educational goodie bags.   

Is the program accreditation? This program is currently going through CUE accreditation and expected June 2020.    

Can I video or photograph the event? No. 

Can I get a refund? No refund policy  

Location Details Soho House Chicago, 113 N Green Street, Chicago, IL 60607 Held in the Cinema/Screening room on the 4th floor.   Soho House Chicago is a private members club with a strict door policy. On registration your name will be added to the registered guest list at reception where you will directed to the screening room. Unregistered individuals may not attend or gain access to the private members area.  

Time Please arrive promptly at 8.00amand the event will conclude at 4.30PM. Lunch is provided. Normally we can enjoy the two lower public levels of Soho House where you can enjoy a drink, meal or collaborate with your aesthetic peers but due to COVID-19 we will stay in the cinema and have a individually boxed lunch. Please note you do not have access to the upper private levels of Soho House except the 4th floor during the workshops unless you have a hotel room at Soho House.   

Is there Parking? Soho House offers valet parking  

Are food and drinks provided? Drinks oand a Box lunch is provided   

Is this a hands-on injection training? Live injections will not be performed although video demonstrations will be shown.   

Can I bring ancillary staff? Due to limited availability and COVID-19, this program is extended only to health care professionals.   

Who is the Sponsor of this training program? This program is sponsored by Aesthetics for You without bias.     

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Email:     


This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an

accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)  Activity #202 

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