About the Academy

The IAFA is an honorary service organization whose goal is to offer healthcare professionals continued support and research as you venture into the world of facial aesthetics. The organization is dedicated to advancing continuing education within this niche market by teaching the best minimally-invasive facial aesthetic techniques and treatments to practitioners worldwide. The IAFA is committed to teaching the art and science of advanced facial aesthetics by bringing together the best knowledge and tools available to provide smile beautification and aesthetic rejuvenation through injectables and the art of spa treatments.

Experience more than 200 years of expertise within 1 academy

Members from 6 continents, 20 countries and continuously expanding


To unite experts and members to foster interdisciplinary and networking relationships and integrate their experience, knowledge, and innovations. Our mission is to provide the most current and complete education within the area of facial aesthetics and to assist healthcare providers in actualizing a vision of delivering a high-quality patient experience.

IAFA Board & Consultants:

The board is composed of a select group of experienced healthcare professionals who are certified in the use of facial cosmetic injectable products, and are dedicated to enhancing and growing the exciting world of aesthetics. Together, the IAFA board and its members make up an academy of educators, clinicians, and industry innovators who are determined to expand public awareness. Through their unique specialist skills, experience, and education, they play a strong part in the development of new innovations in the aesthetic industry. Board members are affiliated with the top leaders and companies in the facial aesthetics industry and have access to new innovations, advanced techniques, cutting-edge products, and all the tips, tricks, and tools to become a successful facial aesthetics provider.

What it means to your patients:

Being a member of the IAFA shows your current and prospective patients your commitment to the next revolution in providing comprehensive care. They will see your acquired education and dedication to continued industry growth, as well as your desire to better and more knowledgeably serve your patients. As a member of the IAFA, you are a part of the visionary team determined to advance and expand the art and science of non-surgical aesthetic procedures for aesthetic and therapeutic results.

It is our privilege to be associated with influential clinicians from around the world and honored to have worldwide members who are devoted to advancing the facial aesthetic industry. We are continually researching new and innovative ways in which we can offer support and guidance for your continued success.

Meet Our Advisory Board & Consultants:

Denise Merdich

National Injectable Trainer

Natausha E. Spears

National Injectable Trainer

Dr. Eustorgio A. Lopez

M.D., D.D.S., Professor

Marianne Aznner

National Injectable Trainer
Laser Trainer,
and Aesthetic Consultant

Corinn Ziegler

International Injectable Trainer

Ricardo M. Perez

International Speaker

Joan Phelps

Senior Aesthetics
Spa Business Consultant

Jacqueline Russo


William J Carroll


Liz Lundry


Dawn Buck

Senior Spa Consultant

Stephanie Morgan Clarke