River Aesthetics Academy provides in-depth training courses that incorporate fundamental anatomical knowledge and applied practical skills on live models, using the latest techniques and highest quality products available on the market.
Our one-day masterclass focuses on the basic principles of using Silhouette Soft® sutures to create innovative natural rejuvenation and effectively treat signs of ageing around the mid and lower face. Aimed at doctors and dentists who are looking to expand their aesthetic portfolios, the course has been specifically designed by the UK’s leading thread lifting and collagen stimulation doctors, Doctor Victoria Manning & Dr Charlotte Woodward in partnership with Sinclair Pharma.
Delegates will learn the latest thread lifting and collagen stimulation techniques in an intimate training environment ensuring students gain maximum hands-on experience and can confidently go on to immediately offer this innovative treatment to both attract new clientele and offer existing patients.
River Aesthetics Academy is led by Dr Victoria Manning and Dr Charlotte Woodward, two celebrated names in the world of advanced aesthetics, and amongst the most experienced thread-lifting and collagen stimulation experts who regularly conduct live demonstrations to global practitioners at the prestigious BCAM, CCR and ACE industry conferences.
Named in the Tatler’s Top 40 Doctors in the UK list, both doctors work extensively with the media offering opinion and expertise being featured in The Telegraph, Aesthetics Journal, The Sunday Times, Aesthetics Medicine, and Daily Mail, amongst others.
Dr Victoria Manning is a highly skilled and experienced medical aesthetics doctor with over 20 years of clinical expertise across both general practice and aesthetics. Passionate about helping her patients restore their inner confidence and giving them their sass back after life knocks them down, being part of their recovery journey is what drives her.
A global aesthetics industry trainer, speaker and key opinion leader for Sinclair Pharma’s Silhouette Soft® Thread Lifts & Ellansé, Dr Manning is also an expert trainer in PDO Threads and Vaginal Rejuvenation techniques. Selected by Sinclair Pharma to head up the latest Silhouette Soft® Pilot in the UK, Dr Manning and River Aesthetics will be the first in the UK to trial the newest, innovative suture from the Silhouette Soft® thread portfolio. She was also recently appointed to join the Specialist Advisory Board of CMAC (Complications in Medical Aesthetics Collaboration) giving guidance to clinicians on complication management and outcomes.
Enthusiastic about teaching other medical professionals, Dr Manning advocates the importance of knowledge transfer amongst aesthetic practitioners following the ethos of that we never stop learning no matter how long we have been doing something. With an increasing part of her work being the correction of poor work by unqualified individuals, she is dedicated to ensuring safety is regarded as paramount by the aesthetics industry and constantly strives to push for regulation from governing medical bodies.
With more than 25 years clinical experience, Dr Charlotte Woodward is an extremely skilled and accredited medical aesthetics doctor and general practitioner who has practiced exclusively in the aesthetics sector for over 17 years. She discovered the world of aesthetics during her time as a GP and was instantly taken with the artistry involved, the ability to make people feel good and the privilege of witnessing overjoyed reactions of patients upon seeing their procedure results in the mirror.
Well-regarded for her innovative use of threads and fillers, Dr Woodward is always ahead of the curve with new products, procedures and pioneering techniques, and is often heavily involved in the developmental stages with international pharmaceutical companies. She was one of the first doctors in the UK to perform a Breast Thread Lift, setting the standards for industry best practice and leading the way for advances in the use of sutures in aesthetics.
Passionate about aesthetic medicine & safety, Dr Woodward is a prominent global advanced trainer for Sinclair Pharma’s Ellansé and Silhouette Soft® brands, as well as an ambassador for their newest product Maili, and a global trainer in PDO Threads and Vaginal Rejuvenation with Desirial®. She trains hundreds of medical professionals every year both in person at the River Aesthetics Academy, as well as at well-known external industry events and meetings.
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