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Overview

Since 1938, the Milady Standard Cosmetology has been the premier textbook for Cosmetology education. Each subsequent edition has evolved with the changing styles of the era while maintaining a firm foundation in the basic procedures and applications of beauty culture that have endured for generations. Building upon the strong pedagogical features of previous editions, the Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 is vibrant and colorful to capture the visual learner's interest and focus their attention on the subject matter which is the cornerstone of their education. The Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 textbook takes advantage of the most sophisticated methods for relaying information, stimulating thought, aiding comprehension, and enhancing retention. This new edition contains a completely revised section on infection control principles and practices, new procedures, and revised and updated chapters written by industry experts, as well as step-by-step procedures demonstrated specifically for left-handed individuals. Educators and students have access to over twenty instructor tools and student supplements which greatly increase the chances for student success and make lesson planning simple. Each supplement has been tailored to fit the exact needs of the cosmetology student and match the changes made to the new edition. The Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 is the basis for your students' success during their education and will continue to be a valuable resource as they progress through their careers.

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.
  • Pre- and post-service procedures have been developed and now appear in each chapter for easy reference.
  • Procedures have been placed at the end of each chapter to avoid interruption of the main content.
  • Ten left-handed procedures provide a visual aid for left-handed students.
  • Information on Infection Control has been updated. Information on cleaning, disinfecting, sterilization, theory and methods of infection control are emphasized to reinforce the importance of this topic.
  • The book has been completely redesigned to present visual excitement, interesting and new graphics, and more than 750 new photos and illustrations.
  • The book was extensively reviewed by schools, instructors, and subject matter experts to provide accuracy and new material.
  • Each chapter contains sidebar content that informs and guides the student by using anecdotal as well as real-life information.
  • Review questions and glossaries in each chapter help students retain knowledge and study efficiently.
  • All of Milady's core textbooks for cosmetology, esthetics, nail technology and barbering are aligned so that any information appearing in another text now matches.
  • The book is logically laid out with content from chapter to chapter building upon itself.
  • Presents information students need for licensure in a cohesive and streamlined manner.
  • Extensive coverage of the science behind cosmetology including Anatomy and Physiology, Chemistry and Electricity.
1. History and Career Opportunities.
2. Life Skills.
3. Your Professional Image.
4. Communicating for Success
PART II: GENERAL SCIENCES.
5. Infection Control.
6. General Anatomy and Physiology.
7. Skin Structure, Growth and Nutrition.
8. Skin Disorders and Diseases.
9. Nail Structure and Growth
10. Nail Diseases and Disorders.
11. Properties of the Hair and Scalp.
12. Basics of Chemistry.
13. Basics of Electricity.
PART III: HAIR CARE.
14. Principles of Hair Design.
15. Scalp Care, Shampooing and Conditioning
16. Haircutting
17. Hairstyling
18. Braiding and Braid Extensions
19. Wigs and Hair Additions
20. Chemical Texture Services
21. Haircoloring
PART IV: SKIN CARE.
22. Hair Removal
23. Facials
24. Facial Makeup
PART V: NAIL CARE.
25. Manicuring
26. Pedicuring
27. Nail Tips and Wraps
28. Monomer Liquid and Polymer Powder Nail Enhancements
29. UV Gels
PART VI: BUSINESS SKILLS.
30. Seeking Employment.
31. On the Job.
32. The Salon Business.

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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.