Hair Styling Essentials Unit A

In this unit, you’ll learn about the art of hair styling and what it takes to be a successful professional stylist. You’ll gain an understanding of etiquette and hygiene during the styling process and you’ll learn about the anatomy of the head and hair and how these will affect your syling.

Introduction to Hair Styling

In this book, you’ll learn about

  • Regulations, licensing and insurance
  • The origins of hair styling
  • The stylist’s skill set
  • Work opportunities

The Consultation, Etiquette and Hygiene

In this book, you’ll learn about

  • Proper client etiquette
  • Client consultations
  • Conducting a hair analysis
  • Creating a styling plan

The Anatomy of the Head and Hair

In this book, you’ll learn about

  • The anatomy of the head
  • The structure and properties of the hair
  • Preventing cuticle damage
  • Hair types
  • Hair growth

Products and Tools for Hair Styling

In this book you’ll learn about

  • Brushes and combs
  • Blow dryers and blow drying accessories
  • Thermal curling tools
  • Heat settings for different hair types
  • Building your professional styling kit
  • Packing your styling kit

Components of Hair Design

In this book you’ll how to

  • Identify face shapes
  • Work with different profiles
  • Create styles that flatter your clients
  • Work with different facial features