The Principles and Practice of Electrical Epilation - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750604321, 9781483106182

The Principles and Practice of Electrical Epilation

1st Edition

Authors: Sheila Godfrey
eBook ISBN: 9781483106182
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 24th June 1992
Page Count: 190
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The Principles and Practice of Electrical Epilation covers all aspects of electro-epilation. The book is comprised of 22 chapters; each chapter tackles a specific area of electro-epilation. The text covers tools and methods used in electro-epilation, such as needles, electricity, galvanic electrolysis, and blend. The book discusses various applications of electro-epilation in other medical procedures such as gender reassignment. The book will be of great use to plastic surgeons, dermatologists, and other professionals involved in a procedure that requires electrical epilation.

Table of Contents



Chapter 1 Skin

Chapter 2 Dermatology

Chapter 3 Hair

Chapter 4 Cardiovascular System

Chapter 5 The Endocrine System

Chapter 6 Hirsutism and Hypertrichosis

Chapter 7 Natural Hormone Changes which Occur during a Woman's Life

Chapter 8 Gender Reassignment

Chapter 9 Needles

Chapter 10 Electricity

Chapter 11 Galvanic Electrolysis

Chapter 12 High-frequency Treatment

Chapter 13 Blend

Chapter 14 Practical Application of Electrical Epilation

Chapter 15 Consultation

Chapter 16 Contra-indications

Chapter 17 Advanced Electrical Epilation

Chapter 18 Hygiene and Sterilization

Chapter 19 First Aid

Chapter 20 Starting and Running a Business

Chapter 21 Professional Ethics

Chapter 22 Case Histories

Glossary of Terms


Professional Associations

Examination Boards in the UK



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About the Author

Sheila Godfrey

Affiliations and Expertise

Electrologist and Beauty Therapist, The Sheila Godfrey Clinic, UK.

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