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Milady Standard Nail Technology 7th Edition

Milady

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 2011, 2007, 2007
  • 535 Pages
Starting At 219.95 See pricing and ISBN options

Overview

Milady Standard Nail Technology, 7th Edition is packed with new and updated information on several important topics including infection control, manicuring, pedicuring, chemistry, UV gels, and the salon business. Brand new procedural photography enhances step-by-step instructions for the student. Also included, is a new “Why Study?” section at the beginning of each chapter, outlining the importance of understanding the concepts presented. Chapter objectives have also been revised to provide students and instructors with measureable, outcomes-based goals that can later be assessed using the end-of-chapter review questions. This latest edition of Milady Standard Nail Technology gives the aspiring nail technician the tools they need to launch themselves into a rewarding and successful career.

Milady,

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.
  • All-new, full-color photographs, including photos of nail disorders and procedural photographs showing gloved hands, are now included.
  • Increased coverage of business skills includes information on opening your own salon, franchise ownership, operations, laws, regulations and much more.
  • Expanded information on nail art mediums and techniques.
  • Detailed information on preventing dust and chemical fume inhalation overexposure, source capture ventilation systems, and use of N-95 dust masks.
  • Topics required for state licensing exams are presented in a complete and easy-to-read manner.
  • Accurate and up-to date information on infection control provides greater protection for nail salon clients.
  • Additional learning elements including Focus Points, Safety Cautions, Tips, Regulatory Agency Alerts, Business Tips, Application Tips, Service Tips, and Web Resources provide valuable information.
PART I: ORIENTATION.
1. History and Opportunities.
2. Life Skills.
3. Your Professional Image.
4. Communicating for Success.
PART II—GENERAL SCIENCES.
5. Infection Control: Principles and Practices.
6. General Anatomy and Physiology.
7. Skin Structure, Growth, and Nutrition.
8. Nail Structure and Growth.
9. Nail Disorders and Diseases.
10. The Basics of Chemistry.
11. Nail Product Chemistry Simplified.
12. The Basics of Electricity.
PART III—NAIL CARE.
13. Manicuring.
14. Pedicuring.
15. Electric Filing.
16. Nail Tips and Wraps.
17. Monomer Liquid and Polymer Powder Nail Enhancements.
18. UV and LED Gels.
19. The Creative Touch.
PART IV—BUSINESS SKILLS.
20. Seeking Employment.
21. On the Job.
22. The Salon Business.
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This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

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  • ISBN-10: 1337287733
  • ISBN-13: 9781337287739
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“Milady has been the choice of textbook at all of the schools I have been employed, including the current college in which I facilitate. The information contained in the textbooks continues to evolve and allow students to learn practical applicable accurate industry driven content. I commend the companies continued effort to allow our industry to grow and remain current.”

“The emphasis placed on Communications, Life Skills and Nail art sold me. As the leading factors in business success for the current nail industry I was really pleased to see the adjustments and attention to their development.”

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Course Management Guide CD-ROM

ISBN: 9781285080482
This is the primary instructor resource to Milady Standard Nail Technology, 7th edition. It contains all of the lesson plans and tools educators need to make teaching exceptional and easy as well as facilitate strong classroom management. Also included is a computerized test bank and a library of images featured in the text so you can create your own handouts or presentations for your classroom. The files are in PDF format, not Microsoft Word, and must be opened with Adobe Reader, a free software program. This is a saleable only product.

Instructor Support Slides CD-ROM

ISBN: 9781285080499
This CD provides a chapter-by-chapter outline of important discussion topics in Microsoft PowerPoint with hundreds of slides featuring images that correlate with the text to capture the visual learner's interest. Also included, is an audio glossary of key terms. Files can be downloaded to the instructor's computer and edited as desired. This is a saleable only product.

DVD Series

ISBN: 9781285080703
Enhance the classroom experience with this 2-disc set that offers 3 hours of content, showcasing 29 step-by-step procedures that will keep students engaged throughout the lessons. Each DVD will guide students through multiple topic areas of the curriculum while offering the perfect complement to the Milady Standard Nail Technology textbook.

CourseMate, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access

ISBN: 9781285080710
CourseMate provides instructors with all of the reporting tools needed to track student engagement, while students can access interactive study tools in a dynamic, online learning environment.

FOR STUDENTS

Exam Review

ISBN: 9781285080543
This is the primary student supplement to Milady Standard Nail Technology, 7th edition. The Exam Review contains chapter-by-chapter questions in multiple-choice formats to help students prepare for their state board exams. The answer key at the back of the book allows students to check accuracy and identify weak areas.

Workbook

ISBN: 9781285080512
The Student Workbook contains detailed interactive exercises such as fill-in-the-blank and matching, designed to reinforce learning and increase student comprehension.

Vietnamese Translated Study Summary

ISBN: 9781285080567
The Study Summary in Vietnamese for Milady’s Standard Nail Technology, 7th edition contains select theory content and many procedures from the core textbook as well as learning objectives, glossary, key points and test questions.

Spanish Study Resource

ISBN: 9781285080581

CourseMate, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access

ISBN: 9781285080710
CourseMate provides instructors with all of the reporting tools needed to track student engagement, while students can access interactive study tools in a dynamic, online learning environment.

Online Licensing Preparation: Nail Technology

ISBN: 9781285080772
Online Licensing Preparation for Milady Standard Nail Technology, 7th edition was created to offer students a fast and convenient way to prepare for their state licensing examinations. Tens of thousands of students have successfully used Milady's Online Licensing Preparation to pass their State Boards with flying colors. This program offers review and chapter tests for each of the chapters in Milady Standard Nail Technology, 7th Edition plus comprehensive tests with new exams created from a pool of hundreds of questions.