Skin Care: Beyond the Basics / Edition 2

Skin Care: Beyond the Basics / Edition 2

by Mark Lees
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Cengage Learning


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Skin Care: Beyond the Basics / Edition 2

"Skin Care: Beyond the Basics" is an invaluable resource for both the student and professional esthetician. Containing realistic scenarios and the latest breakthroughs in skin care, the book offers expert instruction in an easy to understand manner. New and expanded sections cover various skin care challenges, including rosacea, sensitive skin, hormones and menopause, and post-laser skin care. The numerous examples and application techniques presented throughout the book can be utilized in daily practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781562536251
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 01/22/2001
Series: Cosmetology Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 7.98(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Dr. Mark Lees is one of the country's most noted skin care specialists, an award-winning speaker and product developer, and has been actively practicing clinical skin care for over 20 years at his multi-award winning CIDESCO accredited Florida salon, which has won multiple awards for "Best Facial", "Best Massage", and "Best Pampering Place" by the readers of the Pensacola News-Journal. He holds a Ph.D. in Health Sciences, a Master of Science in Health, and a CIDESCO International Diploma. His professional awards are numerous and include American Salon Magazine Esthetician of the Year, the Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Crystal Award, the Dermascope Legends Award, and the Rocco Bellino Award for outstanding education from the Chicago Cosmetology Association, just to name a few. In addition to these awards, he has been interviewed and quoted by NBC News, The Associated Press, The Discovery Channel, Glamour, Self, Teen, Shape Magazine, and many other publications. Dr. Lees has also been inducted into the National Cosmetology Association's Hall of Renown. Dr. Lees is former Chairman of both EstheticsAmerica, the esthetics education division of the National Cosmetology Association, and the Board of the Esthetics Manufacturers and Distributors Alliance. He is co-founder of the Institute of Advanced Clinical Esthetics in Seattle and has served as a CIDESCO International Examiner and on the national Board of Directors of the NCA. In addition, he is also a member of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists. An extremely popular and award-winning speaker, Dr. Lees is constantly in demand for his classes at professional beauty and medical conventions, as well as consumers and women's groups, and major universities including UCLA, Purdue and Columbia Universities. He has also made appearances in both Australia and Europe.

Table of Contents

An Introduction to Skin. 1. Basic Skin Care and Feeding. 2. Skin Types. 3.African American Skin. 4. Exfoliations. Masks. Facials. 5. Skin and its Problems. Reasons. Quick Fixes. Long term solutions. Pregnancy. 6. Product Selection. a Quick Guide . Ingredients @ a Glance. 7. Professional Services. Facials. Dermabrasion. Massage. Dr. Jacquot. 8. Beauty IS Skin Deep. theChemistry of the Skin. 9. Plastic Surgery. It's all Cosmetic. 10. Skin All Over. thebody. Don't forget your back. Men. Children. 11. Sun. Care. Burns. SPFs and what they really mean. Sun damage. 12. Age and Time. thejourney of skin.

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