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Milady Standard Nail Technology

Product Type: Book
535 pages
8 1/2 X 11 inches
Price: $143.95
Milady Standard Nail Technology 7th Edition, ISBN 9781285080475, provides a comprehensive foundation for nail technicians. Featuring instruction from industry stars, this book is a required text for most nail technology programs. This text is a great companion for our Standard Nail Technology State Board Exam Review book and our Online Nail Technology State Board practice test.

This book is also available in: Spanish


  • All-new, full-color photographs, including photos of nail disorders and procedural photographs showing gloved hands, are now included.
  • Increased coverage of business skills includes information on opening your own salon, franchise ownership, operations, laws, regulations and much more.
  • Expanded information on nail art mediums and techniques.
  • Detailed information on preventing dust and chemical fume inhalation overexposure, source capture ventilation systems, and use of N-95 dust masks.
  • Topics required for state licensing exams are presented in a complete and easy-to-read manner.
  • Accurate and up-to date information on infection control provides greater protection for nail salon clients.
  • Additional learning elements including Focus Points, Safety Cautions, Tips, Regulatory Agency Alerts, Business Tips, Application Tips, Service Tips, and Web Resources provide valuable information.
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Table of Contents

1. History and Opportunities.
2. Life Skills.
3. Your Professional Image.
4. Communicating for Success.
5. Infection Control: Principles and Practices.
6. General Anatomy and Physiology.
7. Skin Structure, Growth, and Nutrition.
8. Nail Structure and Growth.
9. Nail Disorders and Diseases.
10. The Basics of Chemistry.
11. Nail Product Chemistry Simplified.
12. The Basics of Electricity.
13. Manicuring.
14. Pedicuring.
15. Electric Filing.
16. Nail Tips and Wraps.
17. Monomer Liquid and Polymer Powder Nail Enhancements.
18. UV and LED Gels.
19. The Creative Touch.
20. Seeking Employment.
21. On the Job.
22. The Salon Business.
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