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Milady's Aesthetician Series: Building Your MediSpa Business, 1st Edition

  • Pamela Hill
  • ISBN-10: 140188167X  |  ISBN-13: 9781401881672
  • 191 Pages
  • © 2009 | Published
  • List Price = $ 42.95
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About

Overview

Building Your Medispa Business, part of Milady’s Aesthetician Series, focuses on the planning process of owning and operating a spa business. This book emphasizes the key components an individual will need when developing their business plan, beginning with what type of spa they envision. This comprehensive book includes new cutting edge information on operating a profitable spa with topics on employee hiring, training, employee management, customer service, and overall operations. In addition to the above topics, it focuses on developing marketing plans, setting quality standards, and understanding spa operations and legal issues. This unique reference will provide aestheticians who are considering opening a spa with the information they need to make informed choices giving them the greatest chance of seeing their business last and be successful.

Features and Benefits

  • Includes examples of actual business-related forms, such as Mini Business Plans and Balance Sheets, and instructions on how to analyze them.
  • Each chapter concludes with “Top 10 Tips to Take to the Spa.”
  • Analysis of real-world cost and pricing strategies is provided.
  • Helpful Hints provide critical information and fun facts in spotlighted areas throughout the text.
  • Running glossary defines key terms as they are read.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Creating Your Venture with a Business Plan
Chapter 3: Financing Your Business
Chapter 4: The Financials
Chapter 5: The Spa Operations
Chapter 6: 10 Rules for Customer Service
Chapter 7: Services and Retail in the Medical Spa
Chapter 8: Hiring, Training and Staffing
Chapter 9: Marketing, Advertising and Promotions

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

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Instructor Supplements

Milady's Aesthetician Series: Advanced Face and Body Treatments for the Spa  (ISBN-10: 1401881750 | ISBN-13: 9781401881757)

Advanced Face and Body Treatments for the Spa, part of Milady's Aesthetician Series, covers the wide range of advanced treatments that help clients to relax and rejuvenate. The book begins with in-depth coverage of the anatomy and physiology of the skin, as well as the muscular and cardiovascular systems. Subsequent chapters build on familiar treatments, such as facials, and focus on advanced topics such as lymphatic drainage and body treatments. This book concludes with two valuable chapters on marketing your spa and understanding the business of spa treatments. It is a complete guide for providing the most imaginative and cutting edge spa treatments.

List Price = $42.95  | CengageBrain Price = $42.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $32.00

Student Supplements

Milady's Aesthetician Series: Advanced Face and Body Treatments for the Spa  (ISBN-10: 1401881750 | ISBN-13: 9781401881757)

Advanced Face and Body Treatments for the Spa, part of Milady's Aesthetician Series, covers the wide range of advanced treatments that help clients to relax and rejuvenate. The book begins with in-depth coverage of the anatomy and physiology of the skin, as well as the muscular and cardiovascular systems. Subsequent chapters build on familiar treatments, such as facials, and focus on advanced topics such as lymphatic drainage and body treatments. This book concludes with two valuable chapters on marketing your spa and understanding the business of spa treatments. It is a complete guide for providing the most imaginative and cutting edge spa treatments.

List Price = $42.95  | CengageBrain Price = $42.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $32.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Pamela Hill

Pamela Hill, RN is Chief Executive Officer and president of Facial Aesthetics, the Pamela Hill Institute, and Pamela Hill Skin Care.