with James E. Fulton M.D., Ph.D.

Professional Training in Medical Aesthetics and Advanced Techniques
for the Treatment and Management of Acne, Hyperpigmentation and Age Management

Gain a deeper understanding of the complexities of the skin.

Learn to identify common skin problems and their underlying causes.

Earn an Advanced Aesthetics Certification.

Gain the confidence that comes from being a true skin care specialist.

Dr. Fulton is the developer of the gold standards in skin care used to treat acne, hyperpigmentation, and photo-aged skin. He was the co-developer of Retin-A®, and developer of benzoyl peroxide, topical erythromycin and Vitamin A Propionate.

During his groundbreaking career, Dr. Fulton personally worked with and trained hundreds of skin care professionals, many of whom have created their own highly successful practices based on his teachings. You too can learn from the master acneologist!

Expand your knowledge, improve your treatment, and build your clientele with knowledge from the renowned scientist, dermatologist, and plastic surgeon Dr. James Fulton as your guide.



  • Four 30+ page study guides to help you review and cement your knowledge
  • Four graded quizzes to test your progress
  • Professional Medical AES Practices and Business Guide booklet (PDF) containing articles to help improve your business
  • Access to a library of professional medical AES training videos with step-by-step protocols
  • Digital access to Acne Rx by Dr. Fulton
  • Printable consultation forms, such as client history and comedone count sheets
  • Four books with instructions on how to create at-home and in-office treatment plan tailored to your client’s specific needs; acne, hyperpigmentation, age management
  • Instructions for taking optimum “Before & After” photos, plus a customizable photo release form
  • In-depth product knowledge
  • A certificate of completion of Advanced Aesthetics Training
  • A $200 discount on your order of $1700 or more when you set up your Vivant Back Bar

What's Included

Four Comprehensive Videos

The Structure and
Function of Skin

Photoaging and
Its Management

The Skin and
Its Diseases

Acne: Its Causes
and Treatments


The Structure and Function of Skin
To successfully treat the surface of the skin, you must understand its multi-layered physiology. Dr. Fulton leads you through the complexities of the skin and its unique functions, and discusses the most effective ways to optimize skin tone and texture.

Photoaging and Its Management
Sun exposure is the single biggest factor in skin aging. Much of the work you do with clients will be to mitigate the effects of photodamage making a thorough understanding of the topic imperative.

The Skin and Its Diseases
Dr. Fulton outlines the common diseases of the skin—how to identify them, understand their causes, assess the appropriate treatment, and communicate clearly as a referring skin care specialist.

Acne: Its Causes and Treatments
The original acneologist walks you through the causes of acne, its aggravators, its classifications, and its treatments; and reveals how to successfully clear even the most resistant skin.

Digital access to the skin care bible Acne Rx by James E. Fulton M.D. Ph.D.

A Must-Read for Aestheticians, Dermatologists, and Acne Sufferers

"I could not put this book down! There is a wealth of knowledge compiled here, which is found nowhere else. I have a much better understanding about what acne is, what aggravates it, and what specific ingredients do for acne. This is an absolute MUST-READ for any skin care professional."

Meet Dr. Fulton

James E. Fulton, M.D., Ph.D. is the co-developer of Retin-A®, the developer of the gold standards benzoyl peroxide, topical erythromycin, and patented vitamin a propionate. He pioneered the use of AHAs with vitamin A and was an early proponent of the use of mandelic acid. Acne Rx, written by Dr. Fulton, is known as the bible of skin care. With researcher and formulator Sara Fulton, Dr. Fulton co-founded the Acne Clinic at University of Miami, established twelve dermatology offices, and successfully treated over 100,000 patients with the products that would become the foundation of the Vivant Skin Care line. For those wishing to take their aesthetic career to the next level, there is no better teacher.



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