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Author Tay, Sharon.

Title The carer's cosmetic handbook : simple health and beauty tips for older persons / Sharon Tay.

Publication Info. London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009.


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Description 1 online resource (159 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 159).
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.
Note Print version record.
Subject Geriatric nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Beauty, Personal -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Older women -- Care -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
MEDICAL -- Geriatrics.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Gerontology.
Other Form: Print version: Tay, Sharon. Carer's cosmetic handbook. London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009 9781843109730 (DLC) 2008039081 (OCoLC)246895472
ISBN 9781846429149 (electronic bk.)
1846429145 (electronic bk.)
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