Objectives and competences

This course provides in-depth training in cosmetics, from the formulation and regulation of products to their practical application, as well as implications and myths about these products. The course will also cover the impact of body modifications and aesthetic treatments and procedures, focusing on potential complications and recommendations for action. Students also learn about the effects of lifestyle and sport on the skin and how to prevent and treat such effects and advise patients about them. Finally, the course will explore all aspects of diversity management in the practice.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateExpert diploma
Faculty or schoolInstitut de Formació Contínua IL3
Branch of knowledge
  • Medicine and dentistry
Mode of deliveryDistance
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionEnglish
Enrolment fee:First year: 1.580,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:03/10/2024
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ManagmentPuig Sardá, Susana
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Yes

Objectives and competences


- To create an excellent, innovative learning experience based on the health of the skin to increase knowledge, contribute new management tools for the patient and reinforce interaction with other doctors in the international community of dermatologists.
- To contribute to the creation and dissemination of general knowledge in the world of dermatology and specifically to reduce pathologies relating to the skin and the exposome in current society.
- To acquire scientific knowledge of the main exposome factors related to the modern lifestyle, as well as a fundamental understanding of their short, medium and long-term effects on the skin.
- To become equipped with the tools needed to advise patients in relation to all practices that affect the skin in order to prevent any negative effects that may arise.
- To offer a diverse and inclusive perspective of dermatology to the patient, focusing on raising awareness and providing appropriate communication and care strategies for the in-practice reality: a plural space.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Dermatologists who are working at the start of the course.
- Graduates in medicine and surgery with a specialization in dermatology.
- Resident doctors taking a specialization course in dermatology.

Access for non-graduates is reserved exclusively for those with degrees in Medicine or Surgery with a specialization in Dermatology (underway or finished) whose qualification is not legalized in Spain at the start of the course.

Access requirements and conditions

The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:ISD Campus (Plataforma d¿aprenentatge LMS)
Carrer Provençals, 33

08019 - Barcelona
Email address:admissions@isd.eu
Observations:Online learning.

For further enquiries

Address:International School of Derma, S.A
Carrer Provençals, 33

08019 - Barcelona
Email address:admissions@isd.eu