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Anatomy of aging

Short summary:

Welcome to the course “The Anatomy of aging”

This course will cover the anatomical changes in the face that occur with age and result in the appearance of lines, wrinkles and folds, as well as hollows and volume loss. The course involves online reading with additional reflective exercises and practical tasks. The online coursework is presented in 15 – 20 minute blocks, and suitable places to take a break are indicated.

€ 75.00

What you will learn

After working through this course you should be able to:

  • Describe the intrinsic and extrinsic factors involved in ageing
  • Make observations and recognise the signs of ageing in the face, including changes in the facial skeleton, muscles, fascia, ligaments, adipose tissue and skin
  • State key differences in facial ageing patterns based on sex and race/ethnicity
  • Identify the changes related to ageing that may be improved by rejuvenation techniques
96 min.