Milady's Standard Cosmetology 2008

Milady's Standard Cosmetology 2008

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Cengage Learning
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Milady's Standard Cosmetology 2008

Milady's Standard Textbook of Cosmetology has led the way in cosmetology education for more than 68 years by changing to meet the evolving needs of students and the market. Having been developed after extensive analysis by educational design experts, this textbook exhibits the most sophisticated methods for relaying information, stimulating thought, aiding comprehension, and enhancing retention. Milady's Standard Cosmetology provides students with the information they will need to pass the licensure exams as well as the most contemporary techniques to ensure success once they are on the job. This revision features a fresh new layout, reorganized chapters, and new photography and illustrations to provide an open, easy-to-follow format that students need with the reliability that is the hallmark of Milady. This edition of Milady's Standard Cosmetology is organized into six parts containing 32 chapters, each written by an industry expert in the field, creating an immediate connection to the professional world. New information on many subjects, including sanitation and infection control, and haircoloring has been included. The result is the most reliable cosmetology textbook available, one that covers all essential information in a contemporary, easy-to-use manner. While Milady's Standard Cosmetology is the center of the curriculum, students and educators have a wide range of supplements from which to choose. All supplements have been revised and updated to complement the new edition of the textbook. This book will serve as a valuable guide, and students will refer to it again and again throughout their career!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781418049362
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 07/06/2007
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 960
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The History of and Opportunities in Professional Beauty. Chapter 2: Life Skills Chapter 3: Your Professional Image Chapter 4: Communicating for Success Chapter 5: Infection Control: Principles & Practices Chapter 6: General Anatomy & Physiology Chapter 7: Skin Structure and Growth Chapter 8: Nail Structure and Growth Chapter 9: Properties of the Hair and Scalp Chapter 10: Basics of Chemistry Chapter 11: Basics of Electricity Chapter 12: Principles of Hair Design Chapter 13: Shampooing, Rinsing, and Conditioning Chapter 14: Haircutting Chapter 15: Hairstyling Chapter 16: Braiding and Braid Extensions Chapter 17: Wigs and Hair Enhancements Chapter 18: Chemical Texture Services Chapter 19: Hair Coloring Chapter 20: Skin Diseases and Disorders Chapter 21: Hair Removal Chapter 22: Facials Chapter 23: Facial Makeup Chapter 24: Nail Diseases and Disorders Chapter 25: Manicuring Chapter 26: Pedicuring Chapter 27: Nail Tips, Wraps, and No-Light Gels Chapter 28: Acrylic (Methacrylate) Nail Enhancements Chapter 29: UV Gels Chapter 30: Business Skills Chapter 31: On the Job Chapter 32: The Salon Business

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