Our Medical Course Director
DR SONIA TEKCHANDANI is a renowned Celebrity Dermatologist & Medical Director of Tender Skin International Clinics & Cosmetology Academy. With over 25 years of clinical and teaching experience, Dr Sonia has been an educator at NDMVPS Medical College for over 12 years, before venturing out as an entrepreneur herself. She is an author of 2 books on Clinical Cosmetology, published by Jaypee Brothers, and an industry pioneer in aesthetic medicine. She is a staunch supporter of the women empowerment movement and it motivated her to start this academy to enable more and more women to feel more confident about themselves. She was recently featured by Aesthetic Medicine magazine as one of the TOP 50 Dermatologists in India.
She is a certified Laser consultant at Dubai Health Authority, UAE and has been a member of many prestigious organizations across the world like the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM), The British Academy of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology & World Society of Interdisciplinary Anti-ageing Medicine, France.
An established trainer and teaching enthusiast, Dr. Sonia has over 25 years of teaching experience, and with her team, has trained many students, both doctors and beauticians, in the fields of cosmetology & medical aesthetics across the world. Her zest for continuing education and imparting knowledge inspired her to start the academy division. Her vision was to provide courses with international standards in the space of medical cosmetology, trichology and laser treatments.