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Milady Standard Esthetics, Fundamentals

Product Type: Book
758 pages
8 1/2 x 11 inches
Price: $171.95
This is an older edition of Milady Standard Foundations with Standard Esthetics: Fundamentals, 12th Edition.

Milady Standard Esthetics Fundamentals, 11th Edition, ISBN 9781111306892, provides a comprehensive fundamental foundation for estheticians. Featuring instruction from industry stars, this book is a required text for most esthetic programs. This text is a great companion for our Standard Esthetics Fundamentals State Board Exam Review book, Step-by-Step Procedures for Standard Esthetics Fundamentals, and our Online Esthetics Fundamentals State Board practice test.

This book is also available in: Spanish

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  • A new chapter, Life Skills, provides the student with the basic social and organizational skills needed to succeed in school and in the professional world.
  • New page designs with larger images provide greater detail in illustrations and photos, making sections easier to read, and concepts easier to understand.
  • Infection control and OSHA information has been updated to reflect the most recent changes affecting the beauty and wellness industry.
  • Procedures have been placed at the end of each chapter to avoid interruption of the main content.
  • Hundreds of color photos and illustrations showcase step-by-step esthetics procedures and highlight important topics.
  • Professionals and educators share first-hand knowledge of the latest trends and information on student and client safety, bridging the gap between the classroom and the professional setting.
  • Numerous side notes reinforce and explain information presented in the text and aid learning of difficult concepts.
  • Review questions and glossaries in each chapter help students retain knowledge and study efficiently.
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Table of Contents

1. History and Career Opportunities in Esthetics.
2. Life Skills.
3. Your Professional Image.
4. Communicating For Success.
5. Infection Control: Principles and Practices.
6. General Anatomy and Physiology.
7. Basics of Chemistry.
8. Basics of Electricity.
9. Basics of Nutrition.
10. Physiology and Histology of the Skin.
11. Disorders and Diseases of the Skin.
12. Skin Analysis.
13. Skin Care Products: Chemistry, Ingredients, and Selection.
14. The Treatment Room.
15. Facial Treatments.
16. Facial Massage
17. Facial Machines.
18. Hair Removal.
19. Advanced Topics and Treatments.
20. The World of Makeup.
21. Career Planning.
22. The Skin Care Business.
23. Selling Products and Services.
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