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Beyond Face Value – Part 2

By: Sachin M. Shridharani, MD; Navin Singh, MD

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When it comes to minimally-invasive facial rejuvenation, what's possible with today's tools? What's expected? What's appropriate? Sachin M. Shridharani, MD and Navin Singh, MD outline principles of facial aesthetics, discuss important anatomical considerations, review data about patient expectations, and outline effective approaches to full-face rejuvenation. This webinar is the second part of a two part series.

Expiration Date: Sunday, September 30, 2018
Release Date: September 2017

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe the properties of different injectable fillers and explain how these properties provide different lifting/filling effects.
  • Devise strategies for facial rejuvenation that employ the unique characteristics of different fillers to achieve complementary effects.
  • Identify opportunities for combination strategies for rejuvenation that optimize aesthetic outcomes, patient convenience, cost, and satisfaction.
  • Describe the potential effects of facial rejuvenation on the patient psyche and discuss possible impact on quality of life.
  • Utilize strategies to elicit patient desires and deliver combination approaches to facial rejuvenation that meet patient objectives.

Accreditation and Designation Statement

Accreditation Statement
Evolve Medical Education LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement
Evolve Medical Education LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty and Disclosures

The following faculty members have the following financial relationships with commercial interests:
Sachin Shridharani, MD and or spouse has had a financial agreement or affiliation during the past year with the following commercial interests in the form of Consultant/Advisory Board: Allergan plc; Galderma Laboratories L.P.;  Merz; and Mira Mar, Inc. Grant/Research Support: Allergan plc.; Galderma Laboratories L.P.; Merz and Mira Mar, Inc. Speaker’s Bureau: Allergan plc; Galderma Laboratories L.P.;  and Mira Mar, Inc.

Navin Singh, MD and or spouse has had no financial agreements or affiliations during the past year.

Editorial Support Disclosure
Cheryl Cavanaugh, MS, Evolve Medical Education LLC and Anthony Rossi, Peer Reviewer, have no financial agreements with commercial interests.


This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
The views and opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of Evolve,  or Allergan.


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Video Resources

Part one

Part two