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Milady Standard Nail Technology, 7th Edition

  • Milady
  • ISBN-10: 1285080475  |  ISBN-13: 9781285080475
  • 535 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2007, 2007
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $101.00

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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.

Features and Benefits

  • 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.

Table of Contents

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.

What's New

  • 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.

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Efficacy and Outcomes

Reviews

“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.”

— Kimberly Cutter-Williams, M.Ed., Savannah Technical College

“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.”

— Yota Batsaras, Salon Owner and previous instructor, Marinello School of Beauty

Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Course Management Guide CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1285080483 | ISBN-13: 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.

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Instructor Support Slides CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1285080491 | ISBN-13: 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.

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DVD Series  (ISBN-10: 128508070X | ISBN-13: 9781285080703)

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Student Supplements

Exam Review  (ISBN-10: 1285080548 | ISBN-13: 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.

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Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1285080513 | ISBN-13: 9781285080512)

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

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Vietnamese Translated Study Summary  (ISBN-10: 1285080564 | ISBN-13: 9781285080567)

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CourseMate, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285080718 | ISBN-13: 9781285080710)

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CourseMate, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1285080734 | ISBN-13: 9781285080734)

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.

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MindTap® Beauty & Wellness, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access for Milady's Standard Nail Technology  (ISBN-10: 1337287733 | ISBN-13: 9781337287739)

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LMS Integrated MindTap® Beauty & Wellness, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 133728775X | ISBN-13: 9781337287753)

This access code will provide you with seamless access to your MindTap Beauty & Wellness resources from within your campus Learning Management System. You will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that you click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content. Access to this product is valid for 24 months of usage.

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Online Licensing Preparation: Nail Technology  (ISBN-10: 1285080777 | ISBN-13: 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. Note: This product provides the user with instant access to Milady Online Licensing Preparation: Milady Standard Nail Technology, 7th edition for one year from the time of registration.

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Milady U Online Licensing Preparation: Standard Nail Technology Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1285080610 | ISBN-13: 9781285080611)

Milady U 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 U 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. It is available in three languages: English, Spanish and, Vietnamese. Note: This product is a cardboard slimline which provides the user with access for one year from the time of registration.

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Author Bio

Milady

Milady is the leading provider of comprehensive cosmetology educational and professional solutions for over 80 years.