This brand new textbook is written to cover all of the mandatory and optional units for Level 3 NVQ Beauty Therapy General and Massage routes, as well as Level 3 VRQ Beauty Therapy Techniques qualifications, Level 3 NVQ Nail Services and VRQs in Nail Technology. Level 3 Beauty Therapy presents the subject in a fresh, real-world context, giving you all the knowledge, practice and inspiration you need to succeed in this dynamic industry. With contributions from real industry role models, you will gain a real insight into the world of work. The book will support all your learning and understanding, highlighting key information such as health and safety points and including guidance on assessment. Key technical terms are clearly explained and activities throughout each chapter provide opportunities to generate evidence for your portfolio. Brand new photographic step-by-steps of all the key treatments are included, and want to know more boxes will challenge, inspire and introduce you to new technologies.