Milady Updates Textbook: Milady Standard Cosmetology
Milady, part of Cengage Learning, and a leading provider of beauty and wellness learning solutions, announced today the availability of Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012. This new edition has been revised to include current cosmetology industry information, as well as supplements and tools for enhanced classroom instruction.
Since its first edition in 1938, Milady Standard Cosmetology has evolved with the styles of the ever-changing cosmetology industry, while still maintaining a firm foundation in the basic procedures and applications of beauty culture. Building upon the features of previous editions, Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 has added more than 750 new illustrations and photos, a revised section on infection control, new procedural photos with live models, revised and updated chapters written by top industry experts, a new visually appealing and engaging layout, and step-by-step procedures demonstrated specifically for left-handed students.
"Milady is constantly evolving to meet the needs of today's cosmetology instructors and students," said Dawn Gerrain, president, Milady. "Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 provides a foundation for student success that will continue to be a valuable resource for graduates as they progress through their careers in cosmetology. The new enhancements offered in this edition provide updated content and features that will significantly improve student comprehension and classroom instruction."
Educators and students will now have access to over 20 instructor tools and student supplements, as well as providing support for instructors with lesson planning. Each supplement has been tailored to fit the needs of the cosmetology student and match the updates made to this new edition.
New supplements available with Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 include:
Exam Review Mobile App: An on-the-go tool designed to help students prepare for the written portion of their licensure exam that is available for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad devices. The app also includes a â€œQuestion of the Dayâ€ and randomized multiple choice questions for each chapter.
DVD Series: Five hours of DVD content that contains interactive classroom activities allowing instructors to assess student understanding as well as English and Spanish voiceover and subtitles focusing on key concepts and step-by-step technical procedures.
e-Book: For the first time, an eBook option will be available for this textbook as an alternative to the print option.
Spanish Language Option: To accommodate a broader range of students, Milady Standard Cosmetology 2012 will also be offered in a Spanish Language version.