Skin Care and Cosmetic Ingredients Dictionary

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Author: M. Varinia Michalun,Joseph C. DiNardo

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285060792

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 339

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Milady’s Skin Care and Cosmetic Ingredients Dictionary, 4th Edition is more than just a dictionary of cosmetic ingredients; it is a guide to understanding skin types and skin physiology, product formulation and how cosmetic products interact with the skin. For ease of use, this book is split into three parts. Part 1 includes a basic explanation of skin anatomy and physiology, including skin types, conditions and problems. This knowledge is critical for understanding product performance. Definitions of common terms used in skin care formulation are also provided. Part 2 contains an alphabetical listing of more than 2,300 cosmetic ingredients with accompanying definitions that help identify the function and purpose of each ingredient with Part 3 offering a reference of Botanical Latin names for commonly used ingredients. This is an invaluable resource that will assist in making well-informed decisions regarding skin care ingredients and cosmetic products. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Milady's Skin Care and Cosmetic Ingredients Dictionary

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Author: Natalia Michalun,M. Varinia Michalun

Publisher: Milady Publishing Corporation

ISBN: 9781435480209

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 328

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Milady's Skin Care and Cosmetic Ingredients Dictionary, third edition, is a multi-purpose resource for cosmetic professionals and consumers alike. Part one puts cosmetics in the context of skin care. It provides an overview of skin physiology. In order to understand how and why a product works it is essential to understand how the skin works. It gives an overview of the complexity of cosmetic chemistry particularly with respect to product penetration, and highlights the current challenges facing cosmetic formulators. In addition, it offers comprehensive discussion of the various skin types and conditions in order to help professionals in their product selection. Lastly, it defines common cosmetic industry terminology used by cosmetic manufacturers, professional estheticians, marketers and the media. The second part is dedicated to helping cosmetic users identify the function and purpose of specific ingredients. It is an alphabetical dictionary that lists and describes not only active principles but all other categories of ingredients that comprise a skin care cosmetic. As scientific knowledge of skin physiology and cosmetic chemistry advances, so do cosmetic products. This volume puts everything in context in an easy to read, easy to understand, user-friendly format.

Milady's Standard Esthetics: Advanced

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Author: Milady

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111139091

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 980

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MILADY STANDARD ESTHETICS: ADVANCED, SECOND EDITION is an essential tool for students enrolled in advanced esthetics programs and critical for anyone serious about achieving a higher level of success in the beauty and wellness field. This new edition demonstrates Milady's commitment to providing the most current, cutting-edge educational resources to esthetic students and professionals anxious to expand and perfect their skills in one of the fastest growing industries of the day. It responds to the increasing demand for a more robust knowledge of skin care principles and techniques resulting from trends in medical esthetics as well as in hospitality and tourism. MILADY STANDARD ESTHETICS: ADVANCED encompasses the broad areas of advanced skin sciences, including skin disorders and the updated ABC's of skin cancer; advanced esthetic techniques and devices; spa and alternative therapies; and working in a medical setting, including plastic surgery procedures and pre- and post-medical treatments. An introductory section addresses changes in esthetics to keep the student up-to-date on the newest technology and products, plus the final two chapters delve into financial business and marketing skills vital for rounding out success in the world of esthetics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Milady's Standard Cosmetology

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Author: Margrit Altenburg,Diane Bailey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781562538798

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 956

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Milady's Standard Textbook of Cosmetology has led the way in cosmetology education for more than 64 years by changing to meet the evolving needs of students and the market. With this new edition, the changes are dramatic. The fresh new text layout, completely new and reorganized chapters, and all new photography and illustrations provide the open, easy-to-follow format that students need with the reliability that is the hallmark of Milady. By changing to meet the needs of today's students and educators, the Standard remains the number-one choice for cosmetology programs throughout the United States, Canada, and the world.The new Standard is organized into six parts containing 26 chapters, each written by an industry expert in the field, creating an immediate connection to the professional world. New chapters and content were decided upon after extensive research in the form of 600 surveys, two focus groups, and 36 in-depth reviews. With that as a starting point, Milady recruited 20 of the top experts in the field to contribute to the text, followed by a reworking of their material by a professional writer to ensure a uniform reading level throughout. Another three dozen reviewers were enlisted to evaluate the material, ensuring the accuracy and comprehensiveness of the content. The result is the most reliable cosmetology textbook available, one that covers all essential information in a contemporary, easy-to-use manner.

Skin Care: Beyond the Basics

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Author: Mark Lees

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133708390

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 514

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This all new edition of Skin Care: Beyond the Basics builds upon the strong reputation of its predecessors as an outstanding resource for the advanced esthetics student. Using plain language, it explains real-world scenarios and profiles what estheticians will experience when they are practicing in the clinic environment. Detailed information on subjects such as acne, sensitive skin, cosmetic ingredients and clinical management of aging skin is included. The subject matter is presented in a direct manner which leads to proven understanding in the classroom and positive client outcomes in the student clinic. This book is a must-have resource for the esthetics student and will remain a trusted reference tool for them throughout their career. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Milady’s Aesthetician Series: Aging Skin

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Author: Susanne Schmaling

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435496140

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 286

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Aging Skin, part of Milady's Aesthetician Series, delves into one of the most popular areas of client concern today. This practical guide offers advice on a range of topics including the science and treatment of aging skin as well as how to address the lifestyle factors which affect it. The text includes case studies which will lead the learner through real-life situations and provide clear and simple guidelines for creating an effective treatment plan for clients that aims at both reducing the effects of aging through aesthetic treatments as well as through appropriate home care. The reader will know how to create a healthy aging plan as well as understand the basics of cosmetic chemistry and organic skin care applied to aging skin, leading to a higher level of service for future clients. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Milady Standard Natural Hair Care & Braiding

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Author: Diane Carol Bailey,Diane Da Costa

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285961315

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 304

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Milady Standard Natural Hair Care and Braiding is designed to be the training resource of choice for individuals committed to nurturing textured hair and providing excellent natural hair care services. This book introduces the technical and creative aspects of braiding, styling, and grooming hair that is naturally curly, kinky, or multi-textured. Also included, are 17 procedures with step-by-step photos and detailed instructions in techniques for styling and grooming natural hair and natural hair additions. This is a “must have” for those who are serious about developing a wide range of services and building a broad, diverse client base--crucial elements for success in the flourishing hair care industry. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Milady Standard Cosmetology

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Author: Milady

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305464877

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 1129

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Milady has evolved for over 85 years to become what it is today, the cornerstone of beauty and wellness education. We are very excited and proud to announce the latest edition of Milady Standard Cosmetology, the most commonly used resource in cosmetology education. For decades since our first textbook published, it has been our commitment to provide students with the foundation in the principles and skills needed to master the science and art of cosmetology, and with this latest version that commitment has not waivered. For the new edition, celebrity stylist Ted Gibson served as Creative Director on the project. The result is a brilliant new design with over 750 new photos and a gorgeous layout, providing a visually stunning resource to engage today's learner. We also recruited a team of twelve authors, made up of top professionals and educators in the industry, to provide the most current information on concepts and techniques. During our extensive peer review and development process, we were asked for a resource that placed emphasis on essential content needed for licensure success, and we feel confident that we delivered. Milady Standard Cosmetology will continue to be a source of education that students can count on, not only while in school, but throughout their careers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.