Hairdressing and Barbering, The Foundations

Hairdressing and Barbering, The Foundations : The Official Guide to Level 2

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This revised 7th edition of Martin Green and Leo Palladino's bestselling textbook, Hairdressing and Barbering: The Official Guide to Level 2, contains everything today's student needs to succeed in their Level 2 qualification.

From understanding salon basics, achieving an effective colour and cut, to developing a career portfolio; this book has been updated with the latest knowledge to bring it bang up to date with current hairdressing and barbering industry requirements.

Written in an engaging style, this updated edition combines the latest industry expertise with practical advice and information that will continue to inform and inspire the hairdressers and barbers of tomorrow.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 1,350g
  • Cengage Learning EMEA
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 7th edition
  • 1473718783
  • 9781473718784
  • 162,822

Table of contents

1. Health and Safety.
2. Professional Development.
3. Professional Client Care.
4. Reception.
5. Promote Services and Products.
6. Consultation and Advice.
7. Shampooing and Conditioning Hair.
8. Style and Finish Hair.
9. Men's Styling and Finishing.
10. Setting and Dressing Hair.
11. Adding and Extending Hair.
12. Cutting Hair.
13. Cutting Men's Hair.
14. Trimming Beards, Moustaches and Sideburns.
15. Basic Hair Patterns and Designs.
16. Colouring Hair.
17. Perming and Neutralizing Hair.
Health and Safety Legislation.
Infections, Accidents and Emergencies.
Enviromental and sustainable working practices
Useful Addresses and Websites.
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About Leo Palladino

Leo Palladino (BA, M.I.T.) had a lifetime of success in hairdressing, trichology and training. As author of several market-leading hairdressing textbooks, Leo's far-reaching experience in the field of education has contributed to the development of hairdressing as 'the science' we know it to be today. Martin Green is a highly experienced hairdressing practitioner and college lecturer with over 40 years experience in the industry. During that time, he has been a consultant for Habia where he was part of the original team that created the first industry standards. He has worked for awarding authorities such as the City and Guilds, where he was a regional verifier for the South West, and at the Vocational Training Charitable Trust where he wrote a wide range of assessment materials. Martin has won a national JISC Hi5 award at advanced level for Widening Participation in Education in recognition of his achievements in this sector. Martin is author of the Official Guides to Hairdressing. These include Begin Hairdressing NVQ Level 1, Hairdressing and Barbering VRQ Level 2 and Professional Hairdressing NVQ Level 3. All are bestsellers in the hairdressing industry.
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