PLEASE NOTE - THIS TEXTBOOK IS FOR THE VRQ QUALIFICATION
Lorraine Nordmann’s leading textbook, Beauty Therapy: The Foundations has been fully revised to reflect VRQ Beauty Therapy at Level 2, and continues to be the only Official Guide to Level 2 Beauty Therapy fully endorsed by Habia while matching the recently updated National Occupational Standards.
This comprehensive textbook features content specifically mapped to VRQ learning outcomes and range statements with VRQ terminology throughout and covers the most popular optional VRQ units. Maintaining a clear presentation and user-friendly format, this revised edition boasts new photography, new assessment questions, a revised glossary and four new chapters, with contributions from bestselling author of The Complete Nail Technician Marian Newman.
This authoritative guide will encourage and inspire trainee beauty therapists towards a rewarding career.
For a complete blended learning solution, this textbook can be used alongside U2Learn student learning website and e-Teach Beauty Therapy, providing a whole host of teaching and learning resources for the qualification.
Revised and updated content mapped to the Level 2 VRQ
Four new chapters: Nail Enhancements, Nail Art, Head Massage and Skin Tanning
New Assessment of Knowledge and Understanding questions
Revised end of chapter and end of book glossaries
New art program boasting beautiful, eye-catching photos and images
A Role Model feature written by leading industry experts to bring the salon to life
Full coverage in the Health & Safety units to meet current standards
Best practice boxes so important industry standards are understood
Packed with Step by Step photo sequences to aid understanding of the key techniques
Anatomy and Physiology chapter containing all you need to know about anatomy and physiology for your course
Table of Contents
2 Anatomy and physiology
3 Health and safety
4 Salon products and services promotion
5 Client care and communication
6 Salon reception
7 Facial skincare
8 Eyelash and brow treatments
9 Threading treatments
10 Make-up treatments
11 Manicure treatments
12 Pedicure treatments
13 Nail enhancement
14 Nail art
15 Waxing treatments
16 Ear piercing
17 Head massage
18 Skin tanning