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Milady Standard Esthetics: Advanced / Edition 2

Milady Standard Esthetics: Advanced / Edition 2

by Milady


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MILADY STANDARD ESTHETICS: ADVANCED, SECOND EDITION is an essential tool for students enrolled in advanced esthetics programs and critical for anyone serious about achieving a higher level of success in the beauty and wellness field. This new edition demonstrates Milady's commitment to providing the most current, cutting-edge educational resources to esthetic students and professionals anxious to expand and perfect their skills in one of the fastest growing industries of the day. It responds to the increasing demand for a more robust knowledge of skin care principles and techniques resulting from trends in medical esthetics as well as in hospitality and tourism. MILADY STANDARD ESTHETICS: ADVANCED encompasses the broad areas of advanced skin sciences, including skin disorders and the updated ABC's of skin cancer; advanced esthetic techniques and devices; spa and alternative therapies; and working in a medical setting, including plastic surgery procedures and pre- and post-medical treatments. An introductory section addresses changes in esthetics to keep the student up-to-date on the newest technology and products, plus the final two chapters delve into financial business and marketing skills vital for rounding out success in the world of esthetics.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781111139094
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 03/15/2012
Series: MindTap Course List Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 1008
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

The Premier Source for Education Resources in Cosmetology, Esthetics, Barbering, Nail Technology, Makeup, Massage Therapy, Salon & Spa Management and Business Training. Serving the Beauty and Wellness Industry since 1927.

Table of Contents

PART I. ORIENTATION. 1. Changes in Esthetics. PART II. GENERAL SCIENCES. 2. Infection Control. 3. Advanced Histology of the Cell and the Skin, by Peter T. Pugliese, M.D. 4. Hormones 5. Anatomy and Physiology: Muscles and Nerves. 6. Anatomy and Physiology: The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems. 7. Chemistry and Biochemistry. 8. Laser, Light Energy, and Radiofrequency Therapy. PART III. SKIN SCIENCES. 9. Wellness Management. 10. Advanced Skin Disorders: Skin In Distress. 11. Skin Typing and Aging Analysis. 12. Skin Care Products: Chemistry, Ingredients and Selection. 13. Botanicals and Aromatherapy. 14. Ingredients and Products for Skin Issues. 15. Pharmacology for Estheticians. PART IV. ADVANCED ESTHETICS. 16. Advanced Facial Techniques. 17. Advanced Skin Care Massage. 18. Advanced Facial Devices. 19. Advanced Hair Removal. 20. Advanced Makeup. PART V. SPA AND ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES. 21. Spa Treatments. 22. Complementary Wellness Therapies. 23. Ayurveda Theory and Treatments. PART VI. MEDICAL SCIENCES. 24. Working in a Medical Setting. 25. Medical Terminology 26. Medical Intervention. 27. Plastic Surgery Procedures. 28. The Esthetician's Role in Pre- and Post-Medical Treatments. PART VII. BUSINESS SKILLS. 29. Financial Business Skills. 30. Marketing.

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