Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012

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Overview

Since 1938, the Milady Standard Cosmetology has been the premier textbook for Cosmetology education. Each subsequent edition has evolved with the changing styles of the era while maintaining a firm foundation in the basic procedures and applications of beauty culture that have endured for generations. Building upon the strong pedagogical features of previous editions, the Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 is vibrant and colorful to capture the visual learner's interest and focus their attention on the subject matter which is the cornerstone of their education. The Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 textbook takes advantage of the most sophisticated methods for relaying information, stimulating thought, aiding comprehension, and enhancing retention. This new edition contains a completely revised section on infection control principles and practices, new procedures, and revised and updated chapters written by industry experts, as well as step-by-step procedures demonstrated specifically for left-handed individuals. Educators and students have access to over twenty instructor tools and student supplements which greatly increase the chances for student success and make lesson planning simple. Each supplement has been tailored to fit the exact needs of the cosmetology student and match the changes made to the new edition. The Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 is the basis for your students' success during their education and will continue to be a valuable resource as they progress through their careers.

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"As long as I have been an educator, Milady has always been a pillar in cosmetology education. The Milady textbook is a great source of information and is always well written with exceptional photos and images. I keep a copy to reference in almost every subject area of the curriculum."

"I'm excited about the direction and advancements Milady continues to make!!"

"A great job has been done. I would never even consider using any other curriculum than Milady!"

"This book creates clear, concise procedures with diagrams or photos to help students with different learning styles. Also the layout is easy-to-follow as well as review from. Utilizing the review questions helps students to understand the new material they are learning."

"The textbook is laid out in a manner which is easy to understand and follow. The procedure pages are excellent. The color and the photos are beautifully done."

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781439059302
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 2/22/2011
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 1120
  • Sales rank: 72,313
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Milady is the leading provider of comprehensive cosmetology educational and professional solutions for over 80 years.

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Table of Contents


1. History and Career Opportunities. 2. Life Skills. 3. Your Professional Image. 4. Communicating for Success PART II: GENERAL SCIENCES. 5. Infection Control. 6. General Anatomy and Physiology. 7. Skin Structure, Growth and Nutrition. 8. Skin Disorders and Diseases. 9. Nail Structure and Growth 10. Nail Diseases and Disorders. 11. Properties of the Hair and Scalp. 12. Basics of Chemistry. 13. Basics of Electricity. PART III: HAIR CARE. 14. Principles of Hair Design. 15. Scalp Care, Shampooing and Conditioning 16. Haircutting 17. Hairstyling 18. Braiding and Braid Extensions 19. Wigs and Hair Additions 20. Chemical Texture Services 21. Haircoloring PART IV: SKIN CARE. 22. Hair Removal 23. Facials 24. Facial Makeup PART V: NAIL CARE. 25. Manicuring 26. Pedicuring 27. Nail Tips and Wraps 28. Monomer Liquid and Polymer Powder Nail Enhancements 29. UV Gels PART VI: BUSINESS SKILLS. 30. Seeking Employment. 31. On the Job. 32. The Salon Business.
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