Please note that PLAC trains only Dermatologists

Why PLAC Academy?

-Dedicated training facility.
-Each module involves overview, theory, demonstration of machine, demonstration of techniques, patient assessment.
-Library for in house reading.

-Each module will involve one hour of exclusive mentoring by Dr.Geraldine Jain (one on one)

-Each module will involve a session on practice management and marketing of that aspect of   practice.

-Course duration is one month only. We also offer  short course of 2 days and 5 days.

HeadsContentDemo & OverviewAssisted heads onLive cases / Observe assist in OPDDurationFees(Rs.)
Cosmetic Dermatologyi.        Microdermabrasion

ii.       Chemical Peels

iii.      Cosmetic consultation

iv.      Laser hair reduction

v.        Body shaping


YesYesNoMin 5 Days40,000
Lasersi.        Basics of lasers

ii.        Acne

iii.        Acne scars

iv.        Fractional lasers

v.         Hair reduction lasers

vi.        Anti-ageing

vii.       Skin lightening

YesYesNoMin 5 Days40,000
Injectable Rejuvenationi.        Botox

ii.       Filler

iii.      Mesotherapy

YesYesNoMin 2 Days30,000
Aesthetics Dermatology & Lasers 

Course Module for 1 month


YesYesYesMin 1 Month90,000

Course Module for 1 month

Module 1: Skin Conditions, Classification and Analysis

As a Cosmetic Dermatologist, deciding the right treatment for the right client is of vital importance. Therefore a thorough understanding of various skin conditions and analysis techniques is essential. This module will focus on

  • Pathophysiology of skin conditions
  • Analysis of different skin types
  • Criteria for client selection
  • Skin classification techniques and indicators
  • Case Study review
  • How to optimize the results of any skin rejuvenation procedure with appropriate skin conditioning program

Module 2: Peels and Peeling Agents

Chemical peels are one of the fastest growing aesthetic procedures because of their immediate results and their wide range of aesthetic applications. If the client desires to reduce or eliminate fine lines and wrinkles, acne scarring or uneven pigmentation, or simply to rejuvenate the skin, chemical peels offer a quick and relatively inexpensive solution. This module will focus on

  • Skin Conditioning
    • Indications and Contraindications
    • Side effects
    • Results
    • Skin regime
  • Clinical Peeling
    • Indications and patient selection
    • Contraindications
  • Peeling Chemistry
    • Glycolic Acid
    • Salycilc Acid
    • Resorcinol
    • Pyruvic Acid
    • Lactic Acid
    • Arginine Peel
    • Jessner’s Peel
    • Miami Peel
    • Body Peels
  • Phenol Peelings
  • Combination Peels
  • Complications
  • Live demonstration and hands-on

Module 3: Lasers and Light Devices in Aesthetic Practice

Lasers are increasingly finding their way into today’s aesthetic clinics. Their wide range of aesthetic applications along with their relative ease in handling has made them a very popular aesthetic tool. This module will focus on

  • Laser Physics and light based tissue interaction
  • Types of lasers
  • Indication based laser classification
  • Laser safety and Machine Handling
  • Contraindications
  • Pre and Post Procedure Care
  • Introduction to latest technologies
  • Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Acne Treatment
  • Hands On training

Module 4: Aesthetic Clinic Essentials

At PLAC Academy, we believe that overall development of the participating student will ensure their success in the long run. To take their practice to the next level, they not only have to be good doctors but also good at selling, negotiating and marketing treatments and activities within their clinics. This module will focus on

  • Doctor etiquette and grooming
  • Documentation in aesthetic practice
  • Cosmetic clinic set up guidelines
  • Soft skills training and client management
  • How to market practice and build customer base

Module 5: Other Cosmetic Indications

Participants will also receive theoretical and applied skills in other cosmetic indications and applications such as microdermabrasion and cauterisation which today are the basic tools of any cosmetic dermatologist.

Module 6: Mesotherapy

Concept of Medicine which consists in injecting micro doses of drugs close to the site of therapeutic effect inside the dermis.

  • History of Mesotherapy
  • Definition
    • Characteristics
  • Injection techniques
    • Manual
    • Gun
  • Pharmacology: Selecting medication to use in Mesotherapy
  • Aging skin and Mesolift
  • Mesohair
  • Mesoacne
  • Traditional Indications
    • Cellulite
    • Localized obesity
  • Stretch marks
  • Pain management
    • Pharmacology
    • Techniques
    • Sites of application
    • Herpes zoster
  • How to market your practice and build customer base
  • Live workshop and hands-on

Module 7: Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Fillers

Botulinum toxin and dermal filler injections have become the number one cosmetic procedure in the world. Lack of pain and downtime has made them popular among clients seeking youth and rejuvenation. This module will focus on

  • Facial wrinkles classification
  • Botulinum toxin Type A (BTA)
    • Introduction
    • Indications and consent
    • Selection of patients
    • Complications
    • Advice pearls
    • Live demonstration and hands on
  • Skin fillers
    • Introduction
    • Indications and consent
    • Selection of patients
    • Complications
    • Advice pearls
    • Live demonstration and hands on

Module 8: PRP

Platelet Rich Plasma is one of the latest entrants in Aesthetic Practice. Newer insights with practical demonstration of techniques of processing and injecting.

  • Principles of PRP
  • Using PRP in your Practice
  • PRP and Face Rejuvenation
  • Learn the Easy Way of PRP Preparation
  • Demonstration and Hands on

Module 9: Facial Thread Lifts

  • Introduction to the world of thread lift
  • What are suture lifts?
  • Ageing and the role of suture lifts in aesthetic medicine
  • Clinically oriented facial anatomy and danger zones
  • Types of threads on the market: permanent vs. non-permanent
  • Pre-operative considerations
  • Patient selection
  • Pre-operative guidelines
  • Local and regional anaesthesia for suture lifts
  • Non Barbed Suture Lifts
  • Concept
  • Materials and instruments
  • Step-by-step technique: temporal, brow, midface, lower face, neck
  • Aftercare and results
  • Barbed Suture Lifts
  • Concept:anchored vs. free-floating sutures
  • Materials and instruments
  • Step-by-step technique: brow, mid face, lower face, neck
  • Aftercare and results
  • Coned Suture Lifts
  • Concept and design
  • Materials and instruments
  • Step-by-step technique: brow, midface, lower face, and neck
  • Aftercare and results
  • Stimulating Threads
  • Concept and materials
  • Indications and insertion
  • Results and complications
  • Complications of thread lift techniques
  • Defining your practice: which thread lift technique should I use?
  • Combination approaches with threads for best results: botulinum toxins, fillers, skin resurfacing and rejuvenation
  • Live Demonstration & Hands on Training