Milady's Standard Fundamentals for Estheticians

ISBN-10: 1562538365
ISBN-13: 9781562538361
Edition: 9th 2004 (Revised)
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Description: Now in its? ninth edition, Milady?s Standard Textbook for Professional Estheticians has been thoroughly revised to include the most up-to-date information available today. This updated text contains all the essential information needed to ensure  More...

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List price: $156.95
Edition: 9th
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 6/30/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 584
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.762
Language: English

Now in its? ninth edition, Milady?s Standard Textbook for Professional Estheticians has been thoroughly revised to include the most up-to-date information available today. This updated text contains all the essential information needed to ensure greater success for students taking the state board examinations. For the first time, this text is presented in full-color, incorporating a brand new, user-friendly four-color design that will help students learn the common links between the concepts and principles of skin care. Over 500 new full-color photographs and illustrations support the text content and include new step-by-step photographs for many of the procedures presented. All new photos have been incorporated in the chapter on skin disorders and diseases, special esthetic procedures, client consultation and skin analysis, and color theory and cosmetic techniques. A running glossary in each chapter helps the student become familiar with the language of skin care, and procedural notes and safety tips help to reinforce concepts. Expanded discussion on safety and sanitation topics reflects changes made in OSHA rulings and decontamination and infection control. Added discussion on advanced topics including AHAs, BHAs, glycolic, and microdermabrasion techniques give students exposure to those skills that will make them more marketable. Milady?s Standard Fundamentals for Estheticians is the essential textbook for basic esthetics training.

Getting Started
Skin Care History and Opportunities
The History of Grooming and Skin Care
Career Opportunities
The Future of Esthetics
Your Professional Image
Your Professional Appearance
Professional Conduct
Professional Ethics
Life Skills
General Sciences
Sanitation and Disinfection
Bacteria
Viruses
How Pathogens Enter the Body
Parasites
Immunity
Principles of Prevention
Universal Precautions
Your Professional Responsibility
Anatomy and Physiology
Cells
Tissues
Organs
Body Systems
The Skeletal System
The Muscular System
The Nervous System
The Circulatory System
The Endocrine System
The Digestive System
The Excretory System
The Respiratory System
The Integumentary System
The Reproductive System
Chemistry for Estheticians
Branches of Chemistry
Matter
Acidity and Alkalinity
Chemical Reactions
Chemistry as Applied to Cosmetics
Cosmetic Chemistry
Cosmetic Ingredients
Natural Ingredients
Making Products for Salon Use
Product Safety
Basics of Electricity
Electricity
Electrical Equipment Safety
Electrotherapy
Light Therapy
The Skin Sciences
Physiology and Histology of the Skin
Skin Facts
Skin Functions
Layers of the Skin
Hair and Nail Anatomy
Nourishment
Nerves
Cell Replacement
Skin Color
Glands
Aging of the Skin
The Sun and Its Effects
Nutrition for the Skin
Water and the Skin
Basic Nutrition
Skin Disorders and Diseases
Dermatology and Estheticians
Lesions
Sebaceous (Oil) Gland Disorders
Disorders of the Sudoriferous (Sweat) Glands
Inflammations of the Skin
Pigmentation Disorders
Hypertrophies
Skin Cancer
Contagious Diseases
Acne
Causes of Acne
Acne Triggers
Grades of Acne
Skin Analysis
Skin Types Are Genetically Determined
The Fitzpatrick Scale
Ethnic Skin
Skin Types versus Skin Conditions
Healthy Habits for the Skin
Contraindications
Performing a Skin Analysis
Performing a Skin Analysis: Step by Step
Consultations, Client Charts, and Health Screening
Product Selection and Ingredients
Basic Skin Care Products and Their Benefits
Home-Care Products for Different Skin Types and Conditions
Choosing a Product Line
Ingredients
Components of Product Formulations
Ingredients in Skin Care Products
The Treatment Room
The Esthetician's Presentation
Creating a Professional Atmosphere
Furniture, Equipment, and Room Set-Up
Treatment Room Supplies, Disposables, and Products
Making Cleansing Pads
Room Preparation
After the Facial: Clean-Up Procedures and Sanitation
The Principles of Esthetic Procedures
Massage
The Benefits of Massage
Massage Contraindications
Incorporating Massage During the Facial Treatment
Types of Massage Movements
Dr. Jacquet Movement
Other Massage Techniques
Facial Massage
Basic Facials and Treatments
Facial Treatment Benefits
Esthetician Skills and Techniques
Treatment and Client Preparation
Consultations/Contraindications
Key Elements of the Basic Facial Treatment
Product Application and Cleasning
Removing Cleanser
Extracton
Philosophies and Methods
Variations of the Basic Facial
The Basic Step-by-Step Facial
Clean-Up/Sanitation Checklist
The Mini-Facial
Treatments for Oily, Dry, Dehydrated, Sensitive, and Mature Skin
Acne Facials
Acne Treatment Care
Men's Skin Care
Machines
Magnifying Lamp (Loupe)
Wood's Lamp
Rotary Brush
Vacuum Machine
Spray Machine
Steamer
Electric Mitts and Boots
High-Frequency Machine
Galvanic Current
Iontophoresis
Heat Mask
Microcurrent Machines
Other Tools and Accessories
Hot Towel Cabinet
Lucas Sprayer
Microdermabrasion
Lasers
Light Therapy
Hair Removal
Morphology of the Hair
Hair Growth Cycle
Indicator of Health
Excessive Hair Growth
Characteristics and Differences in Hair Growth
Methods of Hair Removal
Temporary Methods
Waxing
Room Preparation
Contraindications for Hair Removal
Client Consultations
Eyebrows
General Waxing
Eyebrow Tweezing
Eyebrow Waxing
Lip and Chin Waxing
Body Waxing
Advanced Esthetics Topics: an Industry Overview
Free Radicals
Antioxidants
Peels for Skin Care Therapists
The Peel Procedure for AHAs
Enzyme Peels (Masks)
Mature Skin and Hormones
The Value of Aromatherapy
Spa Body Treatments
Pre- and Postoperative Care
Other Clinical Procedures
Cosmetic Surgical Procedures
Body Procedures
The World of Makeup
Psychological Aspects of Makeup
Makeup Services Overview
Makeup Products
Eyeliners
Eyebrow Color
Mascara
Lip Color
Lip Liner
Other Cosmetics
Makeup Brushes
Makeup Color Theory
Warm and Cool Colors
Selecting Makeup Colors
Assessing the Client's Features
Analyzing Features and Face Shape
Corrective Makeup
Eyebrows
The Lips
Skin Tones
Client Consultation
Products, Tools, and Supplies
Professional Makeup Application
Special-Occasion Makeup
Camouflage
Retailing
Artificial Eyelashes
Band Lashes
Removing Artificial Eyelashes
Individual Lashes
Applying Band Lashes
The Business of Skin Care
The Salon/Spa Business
Skin Care Services Today
Succeeding in a Service Profession
Going Into Business for Yourself
The Importance of Keeping Good Records
Operating a Successful Skin Care Business
Public Relations
Selling Products and Services
Selling in the Salon
Know Your Products and Services
Understanding Client Needs
Client Retention
Marketing
Building a Clientele
Presenting Your Products and Services
Closing the Sale
Tracking Your Success
Career Planning
Moving From School to Work
Preparing for Licensure
Preparing Your Resume
The Job Search
The Job Description
Employee Evaluation
Compensation
Managing Money
Meeting Financial Responsibilities
Developing Effective Communication Skills
Finding the Right Role Models
Continuing Your Education
Planning Your Success
References
Glossary/Index

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