Cosmetology: Anatomy and Conditions of the Skin, Hair and Nails
20.00
Online
Elective
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Learning objectives

  • Describe the basic anatomical structures of the skin, hair and nails.
  • List common symptoms with conditions of the skin, hair, scalp and nails.
  • Explain the role of the acid mantle and pH in skin and hair health.
  • List common disorders and conditions of the nail that can and cannot be treated in a salon.
  • List the risk factors for exfoliation and microdermabrasian services.
  • Describe methods to reduce the risk of overexposure to toxic chemicals in salons.

Anatomy and Conditions of the Skin, Hair and Nails

20.00
Learning objectives

  • Describe the basic anatomical structures of the skin, hair and nails.
  • List common symptoms with conditions of the skin, hair, scalp and nails.
  • Explain the role of the acid mantle and pH in skin and hair health.
  • List common disorders and conditions of the nail that can and cannot be treated in a salon.
  • List the risk factors for exfoliation and microdermabrasian services.
  • Describe methods to reduce the risk of overexposure to toxic chemicals in salons.