Cosmetology: Disorders and Diseases of the Scalp
20.00
Online
Elective
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Learning objectives
  • Describe the anatomy of the skin.
  • List the layers of the skin and their functions.
  • Describe the glands of the skin.
  • Define the classifications of bacteria.
  • Describe the lesions you might encounter when serving a client.
  • List disorders of the sebaceous glands.
  • Describe the kinds of acne that people may have.
  • Describe the kinds of dandruff you might see on a client’s scalp.
  • List the symptoms and signs of contact dermatitis and skin allergies.
  • List common diseases of the scalp.
  • Describe the steps you must take to prevent transmission of disease at your salon.
  • Describe universal precautions.
  • Describe the structure of hair.
  • Describe the chemical composition of hair.
  • Describe the growth cycles of hair.
  • List the evaluations to consider when you analyze hair and scalps.
  • List the types of baldness clients may experience.
  • Name the products approved for treatment of hair loss.

Disorders and Diseases of the Scalp

20.00
Learning objectives
  • Describe the anatomy of the skin.
  • List the layers of the skin and their functions.
  • Describe the glands of the skin.
  • Define the classifications of bacteria.
  • Describe the lesions you might encounter when serving a client.
  • List disorders of the sebaceous glands.
  • Describe the kinds of acne that people may have.
  • Describe the kinds of dandruff you might see on a client’s scalp.
  • List the symptoms and signs of contact dermatitis and skin allergies.
  • List common diseases of the scalp.
  • Describe the steps you must take to prevent transmission of disease at your salon.
  • Describe universal precautions.
  • Describe the structure of hair.
  • Describe the chemical composition of hair.
  • Describe the growth cycles of hair.
  • List the evaluations to consider when you analyze hair and scalps.
  • List the types of baldness clients may experience.
  • Name the products approved for treatment of hair loss.