A distinguished injector, Carrie has belovedly earned the title of “the Face Boss.” She conducts hundreds of trainings each year mentoring injectors, nurses, physicians assistants, physicians and surgeons to strengthen their injectable skillset, improve quality and standards, advance business practices and increase excellent patient outcomes. The most reputable practices in the country have sought Carrie’s guidance on urgent cases or for consultation to elevate the skills and outcomes of the overall practice.
Carrie’s passion for the industry and her patients surpasses her raw talent. As a perfectionist in each medical and mechanical aspects, Carrie places safety at the forefront to help assure exceptional patient outcomes. A healer by profession and aesthetics pioneer, she believes in progressive standards for the industry and champions improved protocol through education and innovation. Like an aesthetics Maestro, Carrie’s exemplary skills and nonpareil knowledge have earned respected authority in the industry as she helps professionals advance their aesthetic abilities and adeptness as well as excellence through practice standards.
To see a list of upcoming PALETTE® program meeting dates or to schedule a private session at your facility, call 502-542-0214. You can also fill out the form below to set up training for your practice.
Carrie L. Clifford-Bennett, APRN, ANP-C, MSN, earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Kentucky and her Master of Science at the University of Cincinnati. She is multi-state licensed as a Registered Nurse in 37 states, two U.S. territories, and an Adult Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in KY, FL, and CA. Carrie is nationally board certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board, AANPBC. Her 27 years of experience encompass open heart, intensive care, outpatient, plastic surgery, and medical facial aesthetics. During her tenure as a plastic surgical nurse specialist, her passion for facial aesthetics evolved into a 20+ year career in facial aesthetic injections, as one of the first nurse injectors in the Southeast U.S. to a national Key Opinion Leader. Carrie has performed, consulted, educated, and assisted in over 30,000 aesthetic facial injection procedures. CCB has conducted over 800 educational programs for promotional, private, and continuing medical education through forums consisting of hands-on training, lectures, workshops, virtual classes, live roundtable programs, advisory boards, and legal consulting. Her business CCB Facial Aesthetics, LLC, was incepted in 2012, bridging the gap between promotional and CME. Carrie nationally teaches consults, mentors, and educates aesthetic providers. “Face Boss” provides health restoration, anti-aging, and wellness through Foster Medical in Lexington, KY. Carrie considers her skill an artistic craft with the perspective of artistic science in symmetry, balance, and proper proportions incorporating patient gender, age, and ethnicity. She is motivated by providing exceptional patient outcomes, sharing her experiences, teaching others, and being challenged to set progressive standards for the non-surgical industry while encompassing safe, stellar patient outcomes using best evidenced-based practices.
CCB has been educating with Allergan Medical Institute for 10+ years. She has served in numerous roles for Allergan Abbvie as an Ambassador, Foundations Faculty, Clinical Educator of Southeast, Roundtable Speaker and Faculty; multiple advisory boards including Botox Cosmetic, Vycross, Tear Trough, Dermal Filler Complications, Allergan Medical Institute (AMI) and Allergan Medical Science Liaison Board. Carrie is also utilized in training national strategic accounts. She is a 10+ year faculty member of P.A.L.E.T.T.E. Resources, amongst the most respected leaders in the aesthetic industry. CCB is affiliated with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Foundation, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board, the Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners & Nurse Midwives, and the International Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses. Carrie continues to practice and evolve her passion.
Carrie’s mission is to “ELEVATE the aesthetic patient and aesthetic industry by administering stellar outcomes while incorporating safe and ethical practice in facial aesthetic medicine.”
Carrie sees her aesthetic patients at Foster Medical Aesthetics in Kentucky.