AIA Legend Nomination

One of the richest resources of our industry is within the knowledge of those who came before us. AIA’s Academy of Legends reads as a “Who’s Who” in the skin care industry. We have long been blessed with key relationships with those who blazed the path upon which we tread. The Academy of Legends serves to uphold the leadership of our industry as mentors and role models and is nominated by our members. Legend inductees are granted lifetime membership in AIA and are asked to continuously share their knowledge and passion and be accessible to the AIA membership-at-large.


Nominate a Legend


The purpose of the Academy of Legends award is to publicly recognize individuals throughout our industry who embody the spirit of the Academy’s mission to uphold the leadership of our industry as mentors and role models for educating, empowering and advancing our profession.


Criteria for Nominees:

  • Active in aesthetics industry a minimum of 20 years
  • Contributed educationally to the benefit of the masses by serving as a role model and mentor, thereby raising the standards of our profession
  • Gained the respect of peers by maintaining a standard of excellence exemplary of leadership, and be considered honorable by their colleagues
  • Furthered the consumer awareness of our profession


If you have a mentor or friend whom you believe deserves of this honor, please e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Your submission should include an attached Word document, which introduces us to the person you wish to nominate and outlines their contributions to the industry as they relate to each of the criteria listed above and why you feel they should be recognized.

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