Milady's Standard Professional Barbering

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This revised edition of Milady's Standard Professional Barbering provides students with all of the tools needed to prepare for state licensing exams and successful careers in the professional market. This latest revision includes a new categorical chapter layout designed for the sequential presentation of procedures and theoretical content. Full color photos and illustrations replace the line drawing illustrations of previous editions for better clarity of procedures and to provide students with accurate visual representations. New to this edition are chapter key terms and chapter glossaries, which reinforce important terminology and concepts and provide students with easy access to definitions. Procedure photos for mannequin and model work show step-by-step procedures for practice and actual hands-on services. In addition, this revised text includes more cuts and procedures to demonstrate the diversity and application of barbering techniques. New material has been added to provide students with a better historical presentation of the profession, and updated material in the science areas has been added to keep this textbook the most current available. Endorsed by Barbers International, Inc.

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It is a wonderful book and even after 36 years of barbering you can still teach an old dog new tricks.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780538457644
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 8/1/2010

Meet the Author

The author is a Professor of Barbering at Florida Community College at Jacksonville.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Study Skills Chapter 2: History of Barbering Chapter 3: Professional Image Chapter 4: Bacteriology Chapter 5: Infection Control & Safe Work Practices Chapter 6: Implements, Tools, & Equipment Chapter 7: Anatomy & Physiology Chapter 8: Chemistry Chapter 9: Electricity, & Light Therapy Chapter 10: Properties & Disorders of the Skin Chapter 11: Properties & Disorders of Hair and Scalp Chapter 12: The Treatment of Hair & Scalp Chapter 13: Mens Facial Massage & Treatments Chapter 14: Shaving & Facial Hair Design Chapter 15: Mens Haircutting & Styling Chapter 16: Mens Hairpieces Chapter 17: Womens Haircutting & Styling Chapter 18: Chemical Texture Services Chapter 19: Hair Coloring Chapter 20: Nails & Manicuring Chapter 21: Barbershop Management Chapter 22: The Job Search Chapter 23: State Board Preparatino and Licensing Laws

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