Advanced Skin CareAdvanced Skin Care
Advanced Professional Skin Care
By Peter T. Pugliese, MD
The Topical Agent,LLC ISBN 0-9630-2113-3
Any skin care professional
will find this book a wealth of relevant information no matter what level
of development of their careers. It is a valuable educational tool that
can be referenced to explain almost every aspect of professional skin
With over 450 pages of superbly explained and illustrated topics, it will be a remarkable and welcome addition to the libraries of skin treatment therapists, colleges and schools worldwide.
Author Peter T Pugliese, MD is a well-respected medical professional with an amazing 50 years experience. For the past 35 years he has engaged in studies and made discoveries, which have influenced professional skin care around the globe.
these credentials in mind you would expect a very comprehensive text,
however it is not written for just those with a medical background. The
style of writing is informative and complete without being overly
technical. Professional aestheticians, skin treatment therapists and
tutors with a modest understanding of skin anatomy & physiology will
find this book fascinating and informative.
The book is divided in to 16 logical chapters, each covering in depth subjects such as the anatomy of the skin, an introduction to biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology and immunology, Essential skin physiology, Pathology of skin disorders, Ageing mechanisms and treatment, cosmetic chemistry and so much more.
This is not an inexpensive book, however it must be considered an investment in your knowledge of the skin, its diagnosis and treatment options. It will undoubtedly earn its cost back thousands of times during its years of use.
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