The Premier Source for Education Resources in Cosmetology, Esthetics, Barbering, Nail Technology, Makeup, Massage Therapy, Salon & Spa Management and Business Training. Serving the Beauty and Wellness Industry since 1927.
Anatomy and Physiology: The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Laser, Light Energy, and Radio Frequency Technology
Advanced Skin Disorders: Skin in Distress
Skin Typing and Aging Analysis
Skin Care Products: Chemistry, Ingredients and Selection
Botanicals and Aromatherapy
Ingredients and Products for Skin Issues
Pharmacology for Estheticians
Advanced Facial Techniques
Advanced Skin Care Massage
Advanced Facial Devices
Advanced Hair Removal
Complementary Wellness Therapies
Ayurveda Theory and Treatments
Working in a Medical Setting
Plastic Surgery Procedures
The Esthetician's Role in Pre- and Postmedical Treatments
Financial Business Skills
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.
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.