Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine


Discover the art and science of Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine in this comprehensive course. Dive into non-surgical procedures, dermatology essentials, and advanced technologies. Develop a nuanced understanding of facial anatomy, injectables, and ethical considerations. Hone practical skills in workshops, emphasizing patient safety and optimal outcomes. From innovative technologies to effective practice management, this course equips participants to excel in the dynamic world of cosmetic medicine. Elevate your expertise and advance your career in this transformative field, balancing artistry with science for exceptional patient-centric care.

  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of non-surgical aesthetic procedures, dermatology essentials, and advanced technologies.
  • Navigate the intricacies of facial anatomy, injectables, and ethical considerations to foster a holistic approach to patient care.
  • Apply practical skills acquired through hands-on workshops to achieve optimal outcomes in cosmetic procedures.
  • Utilize knowledge gained from engaging lectures and real-world case studies to make informed decisions in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine practice.
  • Stay abreast of innovative technologies and demonstrate proficiency in effective practice management within the field.
  • Aesthetic Practitioner: Perform non-surgical aesthetic procedures, including injectables and laser treatments.
  • Dermatology Clinics: Join clinics specializing in cosmetic dermatology services.
  • Medical Spas and Wellness Centers: Work in establishments focusing on cosmetic treatments and overall wellness.
  • Plastic Surgery Practices: Collaborate with plastic surgeons to enhance post-surgical aesthetics.
  • Cosmetic Dermatology Research: Contribute to research in cosmetic dermatology and aesthetic advancements.
  • Educator and Trainer: Teach and train aspiring practitioners in the field.
  • Product Development and Marketing: Work with cosmetic companies to develop and market aesthetic products.
  • Telemedicine Consultations: Provide virtual consultations for aesthetic concerns and advice.
  • Clinical Trials and Research Institutions: Participate in clinical trials or research projects related to cosmetic innovations.
  • Practice Management and Entrepreneurship: Manage or establish an independent aesthetic practice.
  • Media and Journalism: Contribute as an expert in cosmetic medicine through writing or media appearances.
  • Global Aesthetic Consulting: Consult internationally on aesthetic trends and practices.
  • Medical Device Companies: Work with companies developing technologies for aesthetic treatments.
  • Regulatory Affairs: Navigate regulatory aspects of cosmetic and aesthetic products and procedures.
  • Public Health Initiatives: Engage in public health campaigns related to skin health and aesthetic well-being.


A career in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine offers diverse opportunities for professionals to blend medical expertise with artistic skill and contribute to the well-being and confidence of individuals.

Course Details

Course Overview:

The Level 7 Post-Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine is an advanced program catering to healthcare professionals. This comprehensive diploma covers advanced non-surgical procedures, dermatology integration, ethics, and the latest technologies. With an emphasis on research, practice management, and clinical experience, participants gain the skills to excel in aesthetic medicine. This program culminates in a research project, ensuring graduates are well-equipped leaders in the dynamic and evolving field of Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine.


The Level 7-Post Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine is equivalent to a master’s degree or postgraduate diploma. It represents an advanced level of expertise in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine, allowing students to demonstrate mastery in the field. The diploma is recognized by various professional bodies and institutions within the healthcare sector.

Course Contents:

The course content of the Level 7-Post Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine typically covers a range of advanced topics. Here are the topics covered:

  • Anatomy, Physiology and Professional Issues Overview
  • Toxins and Fillers
  • Skin Treatments in Cosmetic Medicine
  • Hair Disorders
  • Aesthetic Dermatology
  • Laser and Energy-Based Modalities
  • Advanced Aesthetic Modalities
  • Principles of Practice Management
Assignment Criteria:

The qualification assessment criteria are based on assignments, but in order to pass, the learner must complete all of the unit’s learning requirements. At the completion of each unit, an interview will be held as proof that the work truly belongs to the learner.

Entry Requirements:

The specific entry requirements for the Level 7-Post Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine include:

  • A minimum age requirement (e.g., 22 years old)
  • A complete Bachelor’s degree, UK level 6 diploma in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine, health sciences or an equivalent overseas qualification.
  • Completion of a MBBS degree or a related degree.
  • English language proficiency, demonstrated through language tests or previous education in an English-speaking environment.
Course Duration:

The qualification has recommended course duration of 2 years.

Note: However the course duration may be increased to meet additional learning needs if required.