9780748763764

Electro-epilation: A Practical Approach 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN13:

    9780748763764

  • ISBN10:

    0748763767

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2014-11-01
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Summary

Specifically this new edition includes: Up-dated material to match the electro-epilation elements of the current NVQ/SVQ Beauty Therapy Level 3 specifications. Further guidance on the treatment of telangiectasia and skin tag removal including before and after photographs. In-depth coverage of blend technique. Comprehensive coverage of anatomy and physiology, including extensive Test Yourself sections. A new further training section providing information on recent innovations. Key features retianed from the previous edition include: Activities, progress check questions and key terms to aid learning and retention of knowledge. Clear and precise illustrations. An emphasis on safe and professional practice. Addresses and websites of useful organisations to help students find follow-up information.

Table of Contents

Foreword v
Preface vii
Acknowledgements viii
Introduction and overview ix
History x
PART I ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Skin
3(30)
Hair
33(11)
Endocrinology
44(23)
Causes of unwanted hair
67(6)
Other systems of the body
73(48)
PART II EQUIPMENT
Electrical currents
121(6)
Machines and equipment
127(8)
Needles
135(10)
PART III CONSULTATION AND CONTRAINDICATIONS
Consultation
145(9)
Contraindications
154(7)
PART IV TREATMENTS
Diathermy needle epilation
161(21)
Galvanic electrolysis
182(9)
Blend epilation
191(9)
Aftercare
200(8)
Further training
208(3)
Alternative methods of hair removal
211(8)
PART V PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
Professional ethics
219(3)
Key/core skills
222(3)
Business considerations
225(3)
Health, hygiene and safety in the salon
228(9)
Glossary 237(11)
Bibliography 248(1)
Useful contacts 249(4)
Index 253

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