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Author Tay, Sharon.

Title The carer's cosmetic handbook : simple health and beauty tips for older persons / Sharon Tay
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (159 pages) : illustrations
Contents THE CARER'S COSMETIC HANDBOOK Simple Health and Beauty Tips for Older Persons; Contents; Disclaimer; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 Cosmetics; CHAPTER 2 Fingernail and Toenail Disorders, Manicures and Pedicures; CHAPTER 3 Herbal Remedies and Essential Oils; CHAPTER 4 Hair Removal Methods for Women; CHAPTER 5 Nutrition and Health; CHAPTER 6 The Skin; CHAPTER 7 Skin Care and Makeup; Bibliography
Summary Maintaining a healthy appearance and good hygiene is an important factor in a person's sense of wellbeing. As people age, this does not diminish but the body becomes more sensitive and deserves to be treated in a different way. This practical handbook is specifically designed to assist carers in looking after their clients' appearances as well as their health, providing a wealth of information on health and beauty care for older people. Throughout the book, Sharon Tay, an experienced beauty therapist, gives detailed and easy to follow instructions on appropriate cosmetic techniques such as man
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 159)
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Subject Beauty, Personal -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Geriatric nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Older women -- Care -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1282297325
1846429145 (electronic bk.)
9781846429149 (electronic bk.)