Modern Esthetics: A Scientific Source for Estheticians

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Cengage Learning, Nov 14, 1991 - Health & Fitness - 335 pages
Whether you're an experienced esthetician or just starting out, this book provides the solid scientific base of knowledge you need to maximize client care. It includes interpretations on products, chemicals, and technological advances. The content of this book makes it a perfect supplement for Milady's Standard Textbook for Professional Estheticians. ALSO AVAILABLE AUDIOTAPE, ISBN: 1-56253-344-4
 

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Contents

Introduction to Esthetics
1
Chapter
5
Chapter
9
Introduction to the Facial
10
Chapter
14
Review Questions
20
Biology for the Esthetician
34
Biological Classification
40
The Endocrine System
79
The Digestive System
89
The Reproductive System
96
Functions of the Skin
111
Ethnic and Gender Differences in Skin
118
Nutrition
142
Guidelines to Good Nutrition
154
The Benefits of Massage
161

Review Questions
54
Tissues
60
The Muscular System
69
Chapter 12
71
Appendices
291
Suggested Readings
301
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About the author (1991)

An esthetician and former salon owner with a PhD in Cosmetology Science from Columbia Pacific University, Gambino is president of Aeone Communications, providing consulting services to the beauty industry. He is a lecturer and Milady author on skin care and business subjects.

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