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The World of Wigs, Weaves, and Extensions, 1st Edition

  • Toni Love
  • ISBN-10: 1562538446  |  ISBN-13: 9781562538446
  • 162 Pages
  • © 2002 | Published
  • List Price = $ 56.95
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About

Overview

Discover the world of wigs and weaves with this unique book of alternative hair styles! It describes the kinds of hairpieces that can be used by anyone with hair loss or by those looking for a change in hairstyle. The many choices of wigs, weaves, and toupees are highlighted throughout the book. Well-written instruction and professional advice clears up misconceptions people may have about making, buying, or wearing a hairpiece. Full-color photos emphasize color selections and illustrate techniques, while real makeovers portray numerous personal styles. From fittings and styling to shaping and coloring, learn how wigs and weaves can work for you!

Features and Benefits

  • · Provides readers with a variety of wig, weave, and toupee wearing options
  • · Includes information on hair pieces of all sizes, styles, and colors, for men, women, and children
  • · Illustrations and photos show off beautiful hairpiece makeovers with wigs, extentions, and weaving
  • · Professional maintenance tips help keep wigs in shape
  • · Explains how and when alternatives to wigs can be used
  • · Shows how to maintain your natural hair for wigs and weaves

Table of Contents

Chapter1. Why Wear a Wig?
Chapter2. Types of Wigs.
Chapter3. Wig Measuring and Ordering.
Chapter4. Blocking and Fitting the Wig.
Chapter5. Cleaning the Wig and Repairing the Wig.
Chapter6. Shaping and Styling the Wig.
Chapter7. Wig Coloring.
Chapter8. Hair Pieces.
Chapter9.Weaving or Wig?
Chapter10. Which Weaving Technique is for You?
Chapter11. Making Wigs.
Chapter12. Maintaining Your Natural Hair for Wigs and Weaves.
Appendix.
Glossary.

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.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Braiding: Easy Styles for Everyone  (ISBN-10: 0766837645 | ISBN-13: 9780766837645)

Introducing the most extensive book on braiding available-over 40 styles for al hair types, from straight to very curly hair! Beginning with the basics of hair tools, brushes, and accessories, this simple-to-use guide presents braiding techniques from the rope ponytail and chignon to French twists and cornrows. All of the techniques are clearly illustrated with large drawings and detailed photographs to make braiding easy and enjoyable to learn. Written by the best braiders in the profession, you'll find and create your favorites in the Complete Book of Braiding!

List Price = $32.95  | CengageBrain Price = $32.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $26.50

Student Supplements

Braiding: Easy Styles for Everyone  (ISBN-10: 0766837645 | ISBN-13: 9780766837645)

Introducing the most extensive book on braiding available-over 40 styles for al hair types, from straight to very curly hair! Beginning with the basics of hair tools, brushes, and accessories, this simple-to-use guide presents braiding techniques from the rope ponytail and chignon to French twists and cornrows. All of the techniques are clearly illustrated with large drawings and detailed photographs to make braiding easy and enjoyable to learn. Written by the best braiders in the profession, you'll find and create your favorites in the Complete Book of Braiding!

List Price = $32.95  | CengageBrain Price = $32.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $26.50