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HEE Developments

Chairman Christopher Wade of the AAIC is delighted to be engaged in providing input to the cosmetic non-surgical interventions expert reference group. The HEE are working towards developing training standards for non surgical injectable. The AAIC welcome the development of a framework of modular training which will create equal opportunities to medics and non medics to become Aesthetic Practitione... »

Keogh Review Released

The chairman of the AAIC, Christopher Joe Wade welcomes all the recommendations of the recently released Keogh review. The AAIC alongside Industry Qualifications look forward to being involved with HEE in finally developing standards across training within non-surgical cosmetic injectables. Click here to read the official review.   »

IQ Calls for A More Informed Debate on Injectables

In the lead up to the announcement of an official Government response to the Keogh review, the debate over whether regulation of the injectable cosmetic industry is needed and the manner in which it should be introduced is intensifying.  The Review of the Regulation of Cosmetic Interventions, also known as the Keogh review, was carried out by Professor Sir Bruce Keogh earlier this year at the requ... »

AAIC Calls For More Informed Debate on Injectables

The Association of Aesthetics, Injectables and Cosmetics has today called for a more informed debate and greater co-operation on the use of injectable cosmetics. Chris Wade, Chairman of the Association said, “We believe that there needs to be greater public understanding of the issues, and indeed the causes of those issues in the use of injectables. The medical fraternity have lobbied aggressively... »


The way forward is to champion modular training with one pathway for all – AAIC believe AESTHETIC PRACTITIONER is the way forward. The  AAIC has joined other leading bodies and expert aesthetic training companies to create JAC. the Joint Aesthetic Council is one voice and one strength with 20 council members from experts with the aesthetic sector representing medics and non medics. Collectiv... »

Accredited training is the Key outcome of KEOGH review

AAIC welcome the outcome of the recent Bruce KEOGH review and applaud the overall recommendations. Read the report here The AAIC will be actively working alongside HABIA on helping develop an accredited training for non surgical cosmetic treatments within the beauty arena. »

Men Spruce up with More Men Embracing Cosmetics

IT SEEMS we are bombarded with stories of movie stars’ attempts to hold on to their youthful good looks. But the truth is that rejuvenation is no longer the sole domain of the rich and famous, says Dr May Marr, a member of the Royal Australian College of Physicians. “Equally, it is no longer the sole domain of women in general,” she says. “Male rejuvenation – for all ... »

Industry responds to call for unity on injectables

Leading associations representing those involved in the delivery of injectable treatments have responded to calls for the sector to present a united front to government. The Association of Aesthetics, Injectables and Cosmetic Laser (AAIC) and the cdBAFI (Cosmetic, Dermal, Aesthetics, Botulinum and Fillers Inspectorate) have joined with Habia to issue a joint call to government to take the views of... »

HABIA steps forward with AAIC

HABIA release the following press release acknowledging in unison what the AAIC have been saying. The correct modular training is the only true honest way forward for injectable training. The AAIC have contributed to the Bruce Keogh review and we trust the public view is acknowledged in the outcome. The AAIC will be looking at working closely with HABIA in contributing to a training framework to g... »

PIP – ££££ – the truth, the whole truth and nothing but.

Whilst the final toxicity report from the MHRA may have some reassurance for anyone who has PIP implants th AAIC backs the views written by president Rajiv Grover from the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons who in real time are witnessing the devastating results of surgeons choosing a cheaper implant with profit over patient welfare on a weekly basis. Check out the full story here. »

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