Promising Future Ahead with Cosmetology Training Institute

Kosmoderma Academy - KAAM - About Us

A note on the founder & inspiring force behind KAAM
- Dr. Chytra V Anand

Graduated from the renowned St.Johns Institute of Dermatology in London and Fellow of Miller School of Medicine, Miami, USA - Dr. Chytra dedicated her life towards contributing to the development of the Medical Aesthetics Industry. She introduced fractional lasers for acne scar rejuvenation, non-surgical thread lift procedures, Medi-Facials, and PhotoFacials in India for the first time.

Dr.Chytra has performed the highest Botox and Filler injections in the nation and is an international KOL for many major pharma companies worldwide. To all our surprise, despite numerous accolades under her belt, she still and always remains uniquely ready-set-go when it's about addressing aesthetic concerns of clients any time of the day, men and women alike.

Dr.Chytra, with her unwavering willpower and determination, set a benchmark for herself in the aesthetic & cosmetic industry worldwide. Through Kosmoderma Skin Hair & Body Clinics, the celebrity dermatologist elevated the aesthetic care standards in India to international levels. Her determination to work 14 hours a day to fulfill her life's mission of making aesthetic consultation easily accessible to everyone continues to inspire upcoming dermatologists. KAAM is her latest significant step towards it - training medical & non-medical professionals to lend world-class aesthetic and cosmetic care.


To become a leading Medical Aesthetic Academy. Inspire medical professionals and aestheticians contributing to the global advancement and promising future of Aesthetic Science & Cosmetology through innovation, multi-disciplinary courses, and world-class training


Kosmoderma Academy of Aesthetic Medicine provides a unique single platform for medical professionals to learn, practice, and teach to build a holistic approach and explore seamless career opportunities, establish entrepreneurial ventures and create unique, signature personalities in the cosmetic & medical aesthetic industry.

We also leverage the best globally accessible and socially interactive learning management system available today.

Our Commitment

We remain committed to providing world-class aesthetic training for medical, paramedical, and non-medical aesthetic professionals. With our heterogenous, experienced, and certified board of educators, we strive continuously to deliver the utmost level of excellence in Aesthetic Medicine. Our joint efforts, enthusiasm, and synergy keep helping us pursue our vision and mission.

Our Core Values


We inspire success by producing the highest quality in education, development, and support.


We stay responsible and keep contributing to the advancement of quality & care in the field of aesthetic medicine.

Collaborative thinking

We foster teamwork, partnership, collaboration, interaction, and communication to facilitate community growth on a unified global scale.

Mutual respect

We respect each other’s contributions and give all members the same level of importance that we wish to receive.

Cosmetology Training Center with Top Faculty


Dr. Chytra V Anand

Dr. Anand is an alumnus from Miller's School of Medicine, Miami, USA, and graduated from St.John's Institute of Dermatology in London. She first introduced fractional lasers for acne scar rejuvenation, non-surgical thread lift procedures, Medi-Facials, and PhotoFacials in India. Dr.Chytra has performed the highest Botox and Filler injections in the nation and is an international KOL for many major pharma companies worldwide.


Dr. Shalini Krishnamurthy

Hailing from Bangalore, Dr. Shalini Krishnamurthy secured a Master's Degree in Dermatology from the United Kingdom. She is also an MBBS graduate with Diploma in Cosmetology from Mumbai. A leading consultant dermatologist and entrepreneur heading Kosmoderma's RMV Extension Clinic. She has successful years of hands-on experience in the medical aesthetics & cosmetology industry. A constant media presence in various dermatology-related news media platforms, her training not only makes students technically sound but prepares them to position themselves successfully in the industry and grow in their respective careers with her business expertise.


Dr. Shilpa Nikam

Dr. Shilpa Nikam secured her MBBS from Govt. Medical College Nagpur, Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Cosmetology (PGDMC) from Apollo Hospitals, Post Graduation in Dermatology & Venereology (DVD) from CPS Mumbai, and Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine( FAM). Having worked with various reputed medical organizations, including Medical Officer in Paediatric Surgery at Regional Super-speciality Hospital, Amravati, Maharashtra, Dr. Shilpa Nikam boasts 10+ years of industry expertise. Throughout her illustrious career, she received comprehensive training in performing skin surgeries and cosmetic procedures. The doctor's ease with the latest practices in skin care and her good interpersonal skills is something every KAAM student adores. She currently heads Kosmoderma's Whitefield clinic as a consultant dermatologist and is a leading faculty for KAAM.


Dr. Ranjitha Chowdary

Having served in multiple reputed clinics and being an avid speaker at various medical forums, including Bangalore Dermatological Society, Dr. Ranjitha Chowdary carries 5+ years of industry experience. Her expertise covers Microdermabrasion, Derma roller, Platelet-rich plasma (PRP)- skin & hair, Chemical Peels, Lasers, Electrocautery/Radiofrequency, Intralesional injections, Cryotherapy, and many more. Dr. Ranjitha Chowdary secured her MBBS and post-graduation in MD Dermatology, Venerology and Leprology from Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore. Her excellent clinical diagnostic skills, confidence, empathy, and persistent attitude made her a role model among KAAM students. She also works as a consultant dermatologist at Kosmoderma's Lavelle Road Clinic


Dr. Rajesh Mikkilineni

MBBS, MS Surgery, MCh Plastic Surgery Dr. Rajesh Mikkilineni secured his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Surgery from Bangalore Medical College and Research Centre. His super-specialty in Plastic Surgery was at St John's Medical College, where he obtained an M.Ch degree. He received ECFMG certification from the USA. His extensive travel through Italy, Denmark, USA, and Dubai to interact and learn from his peers in cosmetic surgery. He performed more than 5000 cosmetic surgeries and has perfected the art of breast surgeries, body contouring, hair transplant, and nose jobs. His widely acknowledged sleight of hand with even the most sophisticated technology evokes curiosity in students. His signature consultation style with his detailed artistic sketches and explanation of the procedure makes him an exceptional role model for our students.


Dr. Annapoorna R. Sharma

Dr. Annapoorna is a micro-pigmentation expert with more than eight years of hands-on experience. Her skillsets cover various domains and job roles, including microblading, SMP, electrolysis consultation, and allied physician. Over her distinguished tenure, she has worked with Kosmoderma and related reputed organizations. She is a BAMS graduate with a specialization in European Cosmetology (Lip) Permanent Makeup and Electrology.


Ms. Kishori TA

A charismatic leader and a management graduate with an extensive 20 years of sales experience, out of which 15 years are in the medical & aesthetic industry. She is keen on championing new projects, running them successfully, and driving market growth through customer satisfaction. She trains students on analytical thinking, sales strategy formulation, ensuring favorable business outcomes, and much more.


Dr. Soumitra Das

A university rank holder in PhD in Pharmacology to achieving the 1st position in the International Conference of Recent Advances in Pharmaceutical Sciences - the illustrious career of Mr. Soumitra Das is a perfect balance of medical aesthetic knowledge and business expertise. He served as a master sales strategist at Allergen. He facilitated more than 5000 aesthetic procedures and handled medical aesthetic training to more than 750 top-notch and aspiring doctors across India through Allergan successfully. A subject matter expert imparting students medical expertise and providing strategic advice on capturing the untapped potential of the national and international market in aesthetic medicine.


Mr. Ramamoorthy Sundaram

The Managing Director & CEO of Spectra Medical with more than 24 years of experience in the Aesthetic and Body contouring Industry. He holds a career record of launching new technology in the Indian market, including: First Co2 Laser for Skin Resurfacing in 1997; First Q Switch Laser in 1998; First Co2 Laser for ENT in 1998; First Laser Hair Removal in 1999; First Holmium Laser for Urology 1999; First RF skin Tightening system in 2005; First Fractional Laser in 2006. He has trained more than 800 medical professionals in India and abroad in aesthetic lasers, products, energy-based systems, and body contouring systems. A hardcore business personality leading Spectra Medical to greater heights, his training imparts valuable, in-depth knowledge on the latest aesthetic equipment and technology.


Jefna Jose

Having 15+ years of industrial experience, Jefna Jose is a tech-savvy hands-on trainer well-versed in various medical aesthetic procedures, covering laser & non-laser skin services, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, derma rollers, PRP, GFC, and many more. Her ease with the latest medical equipment and in-depth knowledge of counseling, clinic operations, and sales makes her training highly insightful for KAAM students. After graduation, Jefna Jose pursued a medical aesthetician course, and the rest is history. Throughout her illustrious career, she associated with multiple reputed brands, including Kosmoderma, Kaya, VLCC, Lakme, and many more. Jefna Jose worked as a lead faculty in Urban Company previously. Currently, she is one of the leading faculty at KAAM.


Mrs. Renuka Ashok

A senior aesthetic nurse with over 19 plus years of experience in the industry - she assisted numerous reputed dermatologists, including celebrity dermatologist Dr. Chytra V Anand, in her illustrious career. Her expertise covers laser hair removal, microblading, injectables, body contouring, and many more. Mrs. Renuka Ashok's guidance and her over-the-shoulder mentoring help students understand the aesthetic and cosmetic industry in-depth.