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Milady's Standard Textbook for Professional Estheticians

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Pub. Date:
1/1/1999
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Summary

Written by Joel Gerson, the industry's leading authority on skin care, Milady's Standard Textbook for Professional Estheticians brings instructors and students, all the latest industry education required to successfully prepare students for state licensing exams and professional careers in the diversified areas of skin care, including the cosmetic industry. Students will acquire a thorough understanding of both the theory and practice of all pertinent subjects dealing with skin care and the application of cosmetics.

Table of Contents

Preface xxi
A Message from the Author xxiii
Acknowledgments xxiv
Introduction
Career Opportunities for the Professional Esthetician xxvi
Growing Interest in Skin Care xxvi
Defining Our Terms xxvii
Opportunities for Licensed Estheticians in the Cosmetic Industry xxviii
Opportunities for Experienced, Licensed Estheticians in Education xxxii
Opportunities in Specialized Careers and Salons for Licensed Estheticians xxxiv
Your Professional Image
Learning Objectives
1(1)
Introduction
1(1)
Hygiene
2(2)
Posture and Visual Poise
4(3)
Hand and Nail Grooming
7(1)
Care of Feet
7(1)
Personality and Human Relations
8(1)
Voice and Conversation
9(2)
Project Professionalism
11(1)
Professional Ethics
11(1)
Laws, Rules, and Regulations
12(1)
Questions-Discussion and Review
12(2)
A History of Skin Care and the Use of Cosmetics
Learning Objectives
14(1)
Introduction
14(1)
Color and Ancient Cosmetics
15(1)
The History of Grooming and Cosmetology
15(3)
Periods in History and Cosmetic Practices
18(5)
Questions-Discussion and Review
23(1)
Bacteriology
Learning Objectives
24(1)
Introduction
24(1)
Understanding Bacteriology
25(1)
Bacteria
25(3)
Bacterial Growth and Reproduction
28(1)
Bacterial Infections
28(1)
Other Infectious Agents
29(1)
Immunity
30(1)
Human Disease Carrier
30(1)
Destruction of Bacteria
30(1)
The Body Defenses
31(1)
Plants and Bacteria
32(1)
Insects (Parasites)
32(1)
Prevention of Disease
32(1)
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
32(1)
Questions-Discussion and Review
33(2)
Sterilization, Disinfection, and Safety in the Salon
Learning Objectives
35(1)
Introduction
35(2)
Methods of Sterilization and Disinfection
37(3)
Key to Sterilization and Disinfection Methods
40(2)
OSHA-Bloodborne Pathogen Act
42(7)
Terms to Know
49(2)
Questions-Discussion and Review
51(1)
References
51(1)
Cells, Anatomy, and Physiology
Learning Objectives
52(1)
Introduction
52(1)
Cells
53(2)
Tissues
55(1)
Organs
55(1)
Systems
56(1)
Skeletal System
57(2)
The Muscular System
59(5)
The Nervous System
64(6)
The Circulatory System
70(5)
The Endocrine System
75(1)
The Excretory System
76(1)
The Respiratory System
76(1)
The Digestive System
77(1)
The Reproductive System
77(1)
Questions-Discussion and Review
77(3)
Physiology and Histology of the Skin
Learning Objectives
80(1)
Introduction
80(1)
Kerating Composition
81(2)
Collagen
83(1)
Hair and the Skin
83(1)
Nails and the Skin
83(1)
Histology of the Skin
84(5)
How the Skin is Nourished
89(1)
Nerves of the Skin
89(1)
Skin Elasticity and Cell Replacement
90(1)
Absorption of the Skin
90(3)
Skin Color
93(1)
Melanocytes
93(1)
The Glands of the Skin
94(1)
Functions of the Skin
95(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
95(2)
Disorders of the Skin, Dermatology, and Special Esthetic Procedures
Learning Objectives
97(1)
Introduction
97(1)
Cosmetology and Dermatology Complement One Another
98(1)
Dermatology Defined
98(1)
Skin Conditions
99(1)
Lesions of the Skin
100(1)
Definitions Pertaining to Disease
101(2)
Disorders of the Sebaceous (Oil) Glands
103(5)
The Extraction of Blackheads and Other Blemishes
108(2)
The Extraction of Whiteheads and Other Blemishes
110(4)
Disorders of Sudoriferous (Sweat) Glands
114(1)
Inflammations
114(1)
Pigmentations of the Skin
115(1)
Hypertrophies (New Growths)
116(1)
Characteristics of Aging Skin
117(1)
Other Serious Disorders of the Skin
117(1)
Venereal Diseases
118(1)
Allergies
118(2)
Regeneration and Repair of the Skin
120(2)
Questions---Discussion and Review
122(1)
Chemistry for Estheticians
Learning Objectives
123(1)
Introduction
123(1)
Branches of Chemistry
124(1)
Matter
124(4)
Properties of Common Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures
128(1)
Acidity and Alkalinity
129(1)
Chemical Reactions
130(1)
Chemistry as Applied to Cosmetics
131(3)
Product Forms
134(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
135(1)
Ingredient and Product Analysis
Learning Objectives
136(1)
Introduction
136(1)
Product Forms
137(1)
Ingredients
137(3)
Cleansers
140(1)
Products for Skin Care and Cosmetics
140(6)
Natural and Organic Cosmetics
146(1)
Laws Governing Cosmetics Manufacture
146(1)
Cosmetic Labeling
147(1)
Making Products for Salon Use
148(1)
Cosmetics Safety
148(1)
Consumer Complaints
149(1)
Cosmetics Advertising
149(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
150(1)
Nutrition and the Health of the Skin
Learning Objectives
151(1)
Introduction
151(1)
Nutrition for Maintenance of Health
152(1)
The Three Basic Food Groups
152(3)
Enzymes, Vitamins, and Oxidation
155(2)
Nourishment of the Skin
157(1)
Nutrition Labeling and Information
157(2)
Water-An Essential to Life
159(1)
Nutrition and the Prevention of Disease
159(1)
The Use of Sex Hormones on the Skin
160(1)
Habits That May Be Harmful to the Skin
160(1)
Medication That May Affect the Skin
161(1)
Nutrition Is Important to Mothers and Infants
161(5)
Food Allergies
166(1)
Vitamins in Cosmetics
166(1)
Metrics and Nutrition Information
166(1)
Metrics and Cosmetics
167(1)
Metric Conversion Factors
168(3)
Questions---Discussion and Review
171(1)
Client Consultation and Skin Analysis
Learning Objectives
172(1)
Introduction
172(1)
The Client's First Impression of the Salon
173(1)
Discussing the Cost of Treatments and Products
174(1)
Credentials
175(1)
The Client's Records
175(2)
Procedure for the Analysis
177(2)
The Classification of Skin Types
179(1)
A More Detailed Explanation of Skin Types
180(5)
Differences in Light and Dark Skins
185(2)
Interesting Facts About Light and Dark Skins
187(1)
Advising the Client About Skin Care at Home
188(1)
Cleansing the Face at Home
189(1)
Claims and Guarantees
190(1)
Questions Frequently Asked During the Consultation
191(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
192(2)
Client Preparation and Draping
Learning Objectives
194(1)
Introduction
194(1)
Procedure for Preparing the Treatment Area
195(1)
Preparation of the Client for the Facial Treatment
195(2)
Draping the Head
197(2)
Preparation of Cotton Pads and Compresses
199(5)
Questions---Discussion and Review
204(1)
Cleansing the Skin
Learning Objectives
205(1)
Introduction
205(1)
Product Application
206(3)
The Cleansing Procedure
209(9)
The Cotton Compress Mask
218(5)
Questions---Discussion and Review
223(1)
Techniques for Professional Massage
Learning Objectives
224(1)
Introduction
224(1)
Types of Massage
225(2)
Hand Exercises for the Esthetician
227(2)
Practicing Facial Massage
229(1)
Manipulative Movements of Massage
230(4)
Massage Techniques
234(2)
The Standard Massage
236(5)
Massage Number 1 (For Cleansing and Stimulation)
241(5)
Massage Number 2 (For Product Deep Penetration and Relaxation)
246(4)
Dr. Jacquet Movements
250(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
251(1)
Mask Therapy in Facial Treatments
Learning Objectives
252(1)
Introduction
252(1)
Classification and Benefits of Facial Masks
253(4)
Herbal Teas for Masks and Compresses
257(1)
The Use of Gauze for Mask Application
258(1)
The Wax Mask
259(5)
Questions---Discussion and Review
264(1)
Facial Treatments without the Aid of Machines
Learning Objectives
265(1)
Introduction
265(1)
Towel Steaming of the Face
266(2)
Normal Skin Facial
268(1)
Dry Skin Facial
269(1)
Dehydrated Skin Facial
270(1)
Oil Dry Skin Facial
271(1)
Facial Treatment for Mature (Aging) Skin
271(1)
Oily Skin Facial
272(1)
A Combination Skin Facial
273(1)
Acne Skin Facial (Problem Blemished)
274(1)
Special Acne Facial Treatment
275(1)
Home Care for Acne Skin
276(2)
Disincrustation
278(1)
Facial Treatment for Couperose Skins
279(1)
Masks for Couperose Skin
279(2)
The Epidermabrasion Treatment
281(2)
Questions---Discussion and Review
283(1)
Electricity, Machines and Apparatus for Professional Skin Care
Learning Objectives
284(1)
Introduction
284(1)
Electricity
285(2)
Electrical Measurements
287(1)
Electrical Devices
287(1)
Galvanic Current
288(3)
Iontophoresis
291(4)
Faradic Current
295(1)
Sinusoidal Current
296(1)
High-Frequency Current
297(3)
The Brushing Machine
300(1)
The Spray Machine
301(2)
The Suction Machine
303(3)
The Electric Pulverizer Spray (Lucas Spray)
306(2)
The Facial Vaporizer (Steamer)
308(2)
The Carbonic Gas Spray
310(3)
The Electric Mask
313(1)
Treatment Mitts
314(1)
The Magnifying Lamp
315(1)
Skin Scope (Dermascope)
316(1)
The Wood's Lamp
316(3)
Light Therapy
319(1)
How Light Rays are Reproduced
319(2)
Ultra-Violet Rays
321(1)
Infra-Red Rays
322(1)
The Psychological Value of Light
323(1)
Non-electrical Apparatus and Equipment Used in the Facial Salon
323(1)
Questions---Topics for Discussion and Review
324(1)
Facial Treatments with the Aid of Machines
Learning Objectives
325(1)
Introduction
325(1)
Machine Facials for Normal Skin
326(1)
Facial Treatment for Dry Skin with the Aid of Machines
327(3)
Facial Treatment for Mature (Aging) Skin with the Aid of Machines
330(2)
Facial Treatment for Oily Skin with the Aid of Machines
332(2)
Facial Treatment for a Combination Skin with the Aid of Machines
334(1)
Facial Treatment for Acne (Problem-Blemished) Skin with the Aid of Machines
335(3)
Special Acne Facial Treatment with the Aid of Machines
338(1)
Home Facial Care for Acne Skin
339(2)
Facial Treatment for Couperose Skin with the Aid of Machine (Broken Capillaries)
341(2)
Questions-Discussion and Review
343(1)
Removing Unwanted Hair
Learning Objectives
344(1)
Introduction
344(1)
Electrolysis
345(1)
General Information
345(1)
Definitions
346(1)
Permanent Methods of Hair Removal
346(4)
Another Method of Hair Removal
350(1)
Temporary Methods of Hair Removal
351(9)
Questions---Discussion and Review
360(1)
Enemies of the Skin, Aging Factors, and Cosmetic Surgery
Learning Objectives
361(1)
Introduction
361(1)
Effects of Too Much Sunlight on the Skin
362(1)
Prevention of Sun Damage
363(1)
Sun Skin Types
364(1)
Air Pollution
365(2)
Other Enemies of the Skin
367(1)
Gadgets and Overrated Products
368(1)
The Theory of Physiognomy
368(3)
The Characteristics of Age as Seen in the Face
371(2)
Plastic (Cosmetic) Surgery
373(9)
Dermabrasion
382(2)
Chemical Skin Refining
384(1)
Injections to Smooth Lines and Eliminate Wrinkles
385(1)
Collagen Injections
385(2)
Retin-A
387(1)
Alphahydroxy Acids
387(1)
Hair Transplantation
388(4)
Questions---Discussion and Review
392(1)
Male Skin Care and Grooming
Learning Objectives
393(1)
Introduction
393(1)
Gender Differences in Skin
394(1)
Men's Skin Care Needs
394(1)
Services for the Male Client
395(1)
Skin Care Products for Men
395(1)
Skin Care Procedures for Men
396(2)
Questions---Discussion and Review
398(1)
Esthetics and Aromatherapy
Learning Objectives
399(1)
Introduction
399(1)
A Brief History of the Use of Fragrances
400(1)
Fragrance and the Psyche
401(1)
How Aromatic Essences Are Obtained
402(1)
Substances Used in the Manufacture of Fragrances
403(1)
Herbs and Other Substances
404(2)
Questions---Discussion and Review
406(2)
Advanced Topics in Esthetics
Learning Objectives
408(1)
Introduction
408(1)
Phytotherapy
409(1)
Advanced Massage Techniques
410(4)
Water Therapies
414(1)
Algae Treatments
414(1)
Body Wraps
415(1)
Cellulite
416(1)
Salon Chemical Peeling
416(2)
Questions---Discussion and Review
418(2)
Estheticians Working with Physicians
Learning Objectives
420(1)
Introduction
420(1)
Comparing Estheticians and Physicians
421(2)
Dermatology
423(1)
Plastic Surgery
423(1)
Pre- and Post-Op Skin Care
424(2)
Lymphatic Drainage
426(1)
Assisting in the Care of Skin Diseases
427(1)
Identifying a Wound
427(1)
Wound Care
428(1)
Burn Care
428(1)
Cosmetic Exfoliation
429(1)
Working in the Medical Setting or Out-Patient Referrals
430(1)
Hospital or Holistic Wellness Settings
431(2)
References
433(1)
Questions---Discussion & Review
434(1)
Color Theory
Learning Objectives
435(1)
Introduction
435(1)
Color Psychology
436(1)
How Skin Gets Its Color
436(1)
Skin Colors Defined
437(1)
The Basics of Color Harmony
438(4)
Selecting Cosmetic Colors
442(2)
Guide to Selecting Makeup Colors
444(1)
Guide to Selecting Eye Makeup Colors
445(1)
Cheekcolors (Rouge or Blushers)
446(1)
Guide to Lipcolors Coordinated with Hair Color
446(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
446(2)
Professional Makeup Techniques
Learning Objectives
448(1)
Introduction
448(1)
The Professional Makeup Artist
449(1)
Sales Ability
449(1)
Furnishings for the Makeup Area
450(4)
Preparing the Client for the Makeup
454(1)
Analyzing the Client's Facial Features and Shape of Face
454(3)
Grooming the Eyebrows
457(4)
Foundation
461(4)
Face Powder
465(1)
Cheekcolor
466(2)
Eye Makeup
468(7)
Makeup for the Lips
475(4)
Contouring and Corrective Makeup
479(5)
Special Makeup Techniques for the Black Client
484(2)
Artificial Eyelashes
486(4)
Individual Eyelash Application
490(7)
Eyelash and Eyebrow Tinting
497(2)
Help Your Clients to Discover Their Own Unique and Individual Look
499(1)
A Touch of Glamor
500(1)
Quick Step-By-Step Makeup Application Practice Routine
500(3)
Special Accents for Evening
503(1)
You the Professional Makeup Artist
503(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
504(2)
The Salon Business
Learning Objectives
506(1)
Introduction
506(1)
The Challenge
507(1)
Basic Business Building Blocks
507(2)
Creating ``Your'' Salon
509(3)
Planning the Physical Layout
512(1)
Business Operation and Personnel Management
513(2)
Business Administration
515(1)
Ownership Options and Regulations
516(3)
Summary
519(2)
Telephone Techniques for the Salon
521(4)
First Aid
525(1)
Questions---Discussion and Review
526(1)
Selling Products and Services
Learning Objectives
527(1)
Introduction
527(1)
What Selling Is
528(1)
Promotions
528(3)
Advertising
531(4)
Interpersonal Communication Skills
535(4)
Retail Displays
539(2)
Questions-Discussion and Review
541(1)
Answers to Review Questions
Chapter 1
542(1)
Chapter 2
543(1)
Chapter 3
543(1)
Chapter 4
544(1)
Chapter 5
544(1)
Chapter 6
545(1)
Chapter 7
546(1)
Chapter 8
546(1)
Chapter 9
547(1)
Chapter 10
547(1)
Chapter 11
548(1)
Chapter 12
548(1)
Chapter 13
548(1)
Chapter 14
548(1)
Chapter 15
549(1)
Chapter 16
549(1)
Chapter 17
550(1)
Chapter 18
550(1)
Chapter 19
551(1)
Chapter 20
551(1)
Chapter 21
551(1)
Chapter 22
552(1)
Chapter 23
552(1)
Chapter 24
553(1)
Chapter 25
554(1)
Chapter 26
554(1)
Chapter 27
555(1)
Chapter 28
555(2)
Bibliography 557(2)
Esthetician's Comprehensive Glossary 559(24)
Index 583


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