Skin Care: Beyond the Basics / Edition 4

Skin Care: Beyond the Basics / Edition 4

by Mark Lees
     
 

ISBN-10: 1435487451

ISBN-13: 9781435487451

Pub. Date: 06/06/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This all new edition of Skin Care: Beyond the Basics builds upon the strong reputation of its predecessors as an outstanding resource for the advanced esthetics student and professional. Using plain language, it explains real-world scenarios and profiles what estheticians will experience when they are practicing in the clinic environment. Detailed information…  See more details below

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This all new edition of Skin Care: Beyond the Basics builds upon the strong reputation of its predecessors as an outstanding resource for the advanced esthetics student and professional. Using plain language, it explains real-world scenarios and profiles what estheticians will experience when they are practicing in the clinic environment. Detailed information on subjects such as acne, sensitive skin, cosmetic ingredients and clinical management of aging skin is included. The subject matter is presented in a direct manner which leads to proven understanding in the classroom and positive client outcomes in the student clinic. This book is a must-have resource for future and existing professional estheticians, and will remain a trusted reference tool throughout your career.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435487451
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
06/06/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


1. Advanced Anatomy & Physiology of the Skin. 2. Hygiene and Sterilization Techniques. 3. The Immune System. 4. Communicable Diseases. 5. Hormones. 6. Skin Analysis. 7. Recognize and Refer Medical Conditions. 8. Essential Knowledge of Chemistry. 9. Cosmetic Chemistry and Functional Ingredients. 10. Performance Ingredients and Active Ingredients. 11. Skin Care Products. 12. Claims in Cosmetics. 13. Sensitive Skin, Allergies, and Irritants. 14. Rosacea. 15. Acne and the Esthetician. 16. Cosmodogenicity. 17. Extraction. 18. The Intrinsic Aging Process. 19. Sun and Sun Damage. 20. The New Science of Aging Skin Treatment. 21. Chemical Peeling and Exfoliation Procedures. 22. Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery: Treating the Patient. 23. Cosmetic Medicine and Medical Relations. 24. The Scientific Approach.

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