Skin Care Practices and Clinical Protocols A Professional's Guide to Success in Any Environment

ISBN-10: 1111542392

ISBN-13: 9781111542399

Edition: 2013

Authors: Sallie Dietz

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Skin Care Practices and Clinical Protocols is a critical resource for skin care professionals interested in expanding their current knowledge and technical skills, whether a long-term practitioner learning new techniques and technologies, or students learning beyond the fundamentals. This text includes interviews with professionals spanning four decades of esthetic education and experiences in a variety of settings ranging from travel and tourism, salons and spas to the medical office. The global population's interest in appearance continues to drive the skin care market. As a result, the demand for highly trained skin care professionals serving in a variety of environments has increased. Skin Care Practices and Clinical Protocols serves as an invaluable working resource in the classroom, the treatment room and the meeting room.
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List price: $28.99
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 10/8/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 323
Size: 8.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.584

About the Author
Self-Care as a Top Priority
Types of Stress and Stressors
How to Manage Stress
Stress and Work
Flourishing: Your Birthright
Your Health: Spirit, Body, and Mind Connection
Summing It Up
Education: The Foundation of Esthetics
Learn, Releran, and Review Basic Academic Education
Esthetics as a Second, Third, or Fourth Career
Learning Styles and the Multiple Intelligences
The Brain and Learning at Any Age
Distractions and Information Overload Today
Solutions for Building Brain Capacity
Environment for Estheticians as Adult Learners
Globalization of Esthetic Education
Esthetic Organizations, Associations, and Education
Summing It Up
Infection Prevention Guidelines for Estheticians: The CDC, OSHA, and HIPAA
Basic Safety Guidelines
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
Review of Terms for the Causes of Disease
Pathogenic Bacteria
Breaking the Chain of Infection
Material Safety Data Sheet
Safety Tips for the Salon, Spa, Skin Care Center, or Medical Setting
Safety and Confidentiality
Summing It Up
Enzyme, Chemical, and Layering Peels
Understanding the Skin You Are Peeling
Skin Types
Peels and pH
Variables in Peeling
Enzyme Peels: Papaya, Pumpkin, and Pineapple
Chemical Peels
Peel Selection
Layering Peels
Peel Cocktails
Peel Solutions and Pre- and Post-peel Home Care Products
Summing It Up
Technology-Focused Facials and Treatments
Exploring New Ideas in Esthetic Technology
Basic Facial Using Galvanic and High-Frequency Technology
Oxygen Facials
Microcurrent Therapy
LED (Light-Emitting Diode)
Layering Technology Protocol
Mini Services with Handheld Devices
Summing It Up
Medical Practices
Esthetician-Performed and Physician-Directed Procedures
Laser or IPL Hair Removal Treatment Protocols
IPL Photorejuvenation Treatment Protocols
Injectables: Neurotoxins and Soft-Tissue Fillers
The Esthetician and Neurotoxin Injections
Soft-Tissue Fillers
The Esthetician and Soft-Tissue Fillers
The Esthetician's Role in Pre- and Post-operative Care
Skin Resurfacing
Rhytidectomy (Facelift)
Blepharoplasty (Eyelift)
Summing It Up
The Business of Esthetics
Develop and Use a Business Plan
Use a Five-Step Plan
The Business Plan
Writing the Plan: Executive Summary
Risk Management
Minimize Risks
Owner Risk Management Considerations
Types of Insurance Coverage
Risk Management in Marketing
Seek Good Counsel
Look Within
Summing It Up
Products and Positioning Products in Your Business
Product Selection and Applications
Professional Products
The Single Product Line
Multiple Product Lines
Private-Label Products
Generic Private-Label Products
Physician-Exclusive Products
Summing It Up
Concluding Thoughts
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