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Milady Standard Esthetics: Advanced, 2nd Edition

Milady Standard Esthetics: Advanced, 2nd Edition
960 pp., 8½" x 11", Hardcover, ©2013

ISBN-13: 9781111139094
List Price: $151.95 USD

eBook Printed Access Card ISBN-13: 9781111139230
List Price: $151.95 USD

Previous Edition: 2010

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  1. Changes In Esthetics
  2. Infection Control
  3. Advanced Histology of the Cell and the Skin
  4. Hormones
  5. Anatomy and Physiology: Muscles and Nerves
  6. Anatomy and Physiology: The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems
  7. Chemistry and Biochemistry
  8. Laser, Light Energy, and Radio Frequency Technology
  9. Wellness Management
  10. Advanced Skin Disorders: Skin in Distress
  11. Skin Typing and Aging Analysis
  12. Skin Care Products: Chemistry, Ingredients and Selection
  13. Botanicals and Aromatherapy
  14. Ingredients and Products for Skin Issues
  15. Pharmacology for Estheticians
  16. Advanced Facial Techniques
  17. Advanced Skin Care Massage
  18. Advanced Facial Devices
  19. Advanced Hair Removal
  20. Advanced Makeup
  21. Spa Treatments
  22. Complementary Wellness Therapies
  23. Ayurveda Theory and Treatments
  24. Working in a Medical Setting
  25. Medical Terminology
  26. Medical Intervention
  27. Plastic Surgery Procedures
  28. The Esthetician's Role in Pre- and Postmedical Treatments
  29. Financial Business Skills
  30. Marketing

For programs above 600 hours (Only includes advanced content, Fundamentals text still required)

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.

New to this Edition

  • Photos that address broader ethnic types including people of multiple ethnicities.
  • Additional coverage of neurotoxin therapy, dermal filler products, hormones, chemistry and laser and light energy.
  • Advanced devices chapter consolidates facial, laser and light device information making it easier to reference.
  • New information provided on advanced skin disorders and skin typing, including the Roberts Skin Typing System bringing students up-to-date on recent breakthroughs in the skin care industry.
  • Addition of "Learning Objective" completion icons and a pronunciation glossary for difficult to pronounce words.

Key Features

  • More than 1,200 full-color illustrations and photographs help students visualize important techniques.
  • Detailed protocols with step-by-step photos demonstrate how to perform a diversity of advanced services and aid the learning process.
  • "Focus On," "Did You Know," and other activity boxes help students master key concepts and procedures.

For the Student

Student Workbook

  • Detailed, interactive exercises
  • Reinforce learning
  • Increase student comprehension
ISBN-13: 9781111139117 | List Price: $80.95 USD

Exam Review

  • Chapter-by-chapter multiple–choice questions
  • Includes answer key
ISBN-13: 9781111139124 | List Price: $55.95 USD

Step-By-Step Procedures

  • Each of the procedures from the textbook
  • Rubric for instructor or self-grading
  • Step-by-Step Photos
  • Full-Color
  • Spiral-Bound
ISBN-13: 9781133013495 | List Price: $42.95 USD

Online Licensing Preparation

  • Review and chapter tests for each chapter in the textbook
  • Comprehensive tests created from a pool of hundreds of questions
  • Reports determine areas to focus on
  • Length of Access: 1 year
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Printed Access Card ISBN-13: 9781111139162
List Price: $38.95 USD


  • Includes both Milady Standard Esthetics: Fundamentals, 11th Ed. and Milady Standard Esthetics: Advanced, 2nd Ed. content
  • A fully customizable teaching and learning experience
  • Interactive eBook
  • Digital Portfolio
  • Learning Path filled with Activities and Assessments
  • Quiz and Assignment Generator
  • Social Media Message Board
  • Reporting and tracking capabilities
  • Length of Access: 2 Years
  • Click here for more info »
Printed Access Card ISBN-13: 9781337397032
List Price: $449.95 USD

For the Instructor

Course Management Guide Binder

  • Lesson Plans
  • Transition Guides
  • Answer Key to the Student Workbook
ISBN-13: 9781111139100 | List Price: $242.50 USD

Course Management Guide on CD

  • All content from Course Management Guide Binder
  • Computerized Test Bank with 1,000 questions
  • Image Library with photos and illustrations from the textbook
ISBN-13: 9781111139131 | List Price: $294.00 USD

Instructor Support Slides on CD

  • PowerPoint™ Slides
  • Chapter-by-chapter outline of content
ISBN-13: 9781111139148 | List Price: $183.75 USD

DVD Series

  • 2 hours of content on 3 DVDs
  • Contains many of the practical procedures from the textbook shown with step-by-step accuracy
ISBN-13: 9781435412880 | List Price: $995.95 USD

Table of Contents

Disc 1

  • Introduction
  • Jessner’s Peel
  • Manual Microdermabrasion
  • Machine-Aided Microdermabrasion
  • LED Skin Treatment
  • IPL Photorejuvenation

Disc 2

  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • Machine-Aided Lymphatic Drainage
  • Ultrasonic Facial
  • Ear Reflexology Massage
  • Stone Massage for the Face
  • Shirodhara Treatment

Disc 3

  • Brazilian Wax
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