Request for consultation

Thanks for your request. You’ll soon be chatting with a consultant to get the answers you need.
{{formPostErrorMessage.message}} [{{formPostErrorMessage.code}}]
First Name is required. 'First Name' must contain at least 0 characters 'First Name' cannot exceed 0 characters Please enter a valid First Name
Last Name is required. 'Last Name' must contain at least 0 characters 'Last Name' cannot exceed 0 characters Please enter a valid Last Name
Institution is required.
Discipline is required.
Why are you contacting us today? is required. 'Why are you contacting us today?' must contain at least 0 characters 'Why are you contacting us today?' cannot exceed 0 characters Please enter a valid Why are you contacting us today?

Milady's Aesthetician Series: A Comprehensive Guide to Equipment 1st Edition

Susanne Schmaling

  • Published
  • 432 Pages

Overview

The skin care industry is constantly expanding with newer equipment and technology. A Comprehensive Guide to Equipment, part of Milady's Aesthetician Series, addresses the ever-increasing questions about technology information and how to apply and use it in everyday practice as a professional beauty consultant. Aestheticians will welcome this easy-to-read companion that guides readers through the process of evaluating, purchasing and using equipment from the basics such as treatment beds and skin analysis equipment to advanced equipment including oxygen equipment and microdermabrasion.

Susanne Schmaling, Founder/Director Pacific Institute of Esthetics

Susanne Schmaling is the Founder and Director of the Pacific Institute of Esthetics located in Northwest Oregon. The Institute offers advanced skin care training for estheticians, teachers, cosmetologists, massage therapists, medical personnel, and business owners. Susanne also maintains a private practice and is part of the education team for Bioelements professional skin care. She is also the author of the critically-acclaimed Milady's Aesthetician Series: The Comprehensive Guide to Esthetic Equipment, copyright 2009, published by Milady, a part of Cengage Learning. With a focus on skin science, dynamic measurable anti-aging skin therapies and holistic skin care techniques, Susanne's expertise and extensive experience make her a popular presenter at conferences and seminars throughout the world. The former creator and owner of an award-winning day spa, her career includes extensive experience in all aspects of esthetics, spa body therapies, makeup, and nail technology, as well as spa consulting and spa design.
  • Special sections are provided on electrotherapy equipment, equipment for a medical practice, and body equipment.
  • An equipment checklist helps aestheticians calculate the potential value of purchasing a piece of equipment.
  • Appendices provide state-by-state licensing information, equipment manufacturer information and education resources.
SECTION I: THE IMPRTANCE OF ESTHETIC EQUIPMENT
Chapter 1: How to Decide What Machines to Invest In
Chapter 2: Good Business Practices
Chapter 3: Guidelines and Rules
Chapter 4: State by State Licensing Information
SECTION II: TREATMENT ROOM BASICS
Chapter 5: Magnifying Lamp
Chapter 6: Skin Analysis Equipment
Chapter 7: Treatment Beds and Chairs
Chapter 8: Wax Heaters
Chapter 9: Steamers
SECTION III: OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT
Chapter 10: Hot Cabinet
Chapter 11: Brush Machine
Chapter 12: UV Sanitizer and Autoclave
Chapter 13: Vacuum/Spray
Chapter 14: Lucas Spray Pulverizer
Chapter 15: Infrared Heat Lamp
Chapter 16: Electric Mask, Mittens and Booties
Chapter 17: Paraffin Wax Heater
SECTION IV: ELECTROTHERAPY EQUIPMENT
Chapter 18: Theory and Principles of Electricity
Chapter 19: High Frequency Machine
Chapter 20: Galvanic Current
Chapter 21: Micro Current
SECTION V: ADVANCED TECHNOLOGICAL EQUIPMENT
Chapter 22: Oxygen Machines
Chapter 23: Light Theory
Chapter 24: LED Light
Chapter 25: Ultrasound
Chapter 26: Microdermabrasion
Chapter 27: Electrical Desiccation
SECTION VI: ESTHETIC EQUIPMENT FOR A MEDICAL PRACTICE
Chapter 28: Lasers and Intense Pule Light
Section VII: Body Equipment
Chapter 29: Body Treatment Equipment