• Cosmetology II

    Pacing Guide



    Rita Yeary                             ryeary@southampton.k12.va.us      (757) 653-2751


    Review and recapitulation of previously learned material: The student will be able to identify classroom rules and regulations, recognize and define terms from Cosmetology I, and demonstrate their ability to successfully perform Cosmetology II skills. That will be prepared to take the Virginia State Boards.



    1.            Hand out course syllabus/outline and review for understanding.

    2.            Review class room procedures/rules and expectations.

    3.       Review computer usage and regulations only for cosmetology.

    4.            Explain procedure of receiving and signing for progress checks.

    5.            Explain in detail all projects/competitions and my expectations for both.

    6.            Explain the importance of completing all homework as it’s related to preparing students for written/practical test.

    7.            Students will read the anticipatory set/warm up the beginning of class.

    8.       Explain SkillsUSA club, the importance in of the role and benefits.


    Chapter 5:  Infection Control, Principles and Practice

    ·         Bacteria

    ·         Viruses

    ·         How Pathogens Enter the Body

    ·         Parasites

    ·         Immunity

    ·         Principles of Prevention

    ·         Universal Precautions

    ·         The Professional Image

    Chapter 16:  Hair Cutting

    ·         Basic Principles of Hair Cutting

    ·         Client Consultation

    ·         Tools, Body Position, and Safety

    ·         Basic Haircuts

    ·         Cutting Curly Hair

    ·         Other Cutting Techniques

    ·         Clippers, edger’s, and trimmers

    Chapter 20:  Chemical Texture Service

    ·         The Structure of Hair

    ·         The Client Consultation

    ·         Permanent Waving

    ·         Permanent Waving Procedures

    ·         Chemical Relaxers

    ·         Chemical Relaxer Procedures

    ·         Soft Curl Permanents (curl re-forming)


    Chapter 21:  Hair Coloring

    ·         Salon Menu of Services

    ·         Hair coloring Safety Precautions

    ·         Why people color their hair

    ·         Color theory

    ·         The level system

    ·         Hair color application procedures

    ·         Lightening techniques

    ·         Special effects hair coloring

    ·         Corrective coloring

    ·         Consultation


    Chapter 6:  Anatomy and Physiology

    ·         Why study Anatomy

    ·         Cells

    ·         Tissues

    ·         Organs

    ·         Body Systems

    ·         The Skeletal System

    ·         The Muscular System

    ·         The Nervous System

    ·         The Circulatory System

    ·         The Endocrine System

    ·         The Digestive System

    ·         The Excretory System

    ·         The Respiratory System

    ·          The Integument System

    Chapter 7:  Skin structure and Growth

    ·         Anatomy of the Skin

    ·         Describe the structure and composition of the skin

    ·         Disorders of the Skin

    ·         Maintaining the Health of the Skin

    ·          List the functions of the skin


    Chapter 8:  Skin Diseases and Disorders

    ·         Explain the aging process

    ·         What is the difference between diseases and disorders?

    ·         Students will learn what diseases and disorders to treat in a salon

    ·         Students will learn which diseases and disorders to be referred to a doctor


    Chapter 11: Properties of the Hair and Scalp

    ·        Structure of the Hair

    ·         The Chemical Composition of Hair

    ·         Hair Analysis

    ·         Hair Growth

    ·         Hair Loss

    ·         Disorders of the Hair

    ·         Disorders of the Scalp


    Chapter 12: Basics of Chemistry

    ·         To combine, mix and create new chemicals safely

    ·         Know the PH scale

    ·         Do a relaxer or permanent wave to see the chemical change

    ·         Safety Precautions


    Chapter 13: Basics of Electricity

    ·         AC and DC CURRENT

    ·         Types of light therapy

    ·         Electrical Equipment safety

    ·         Electrical measurements


    Chapter 18: Braiding and Braiding Extensions

    ·         Perform a client consultation with respect to hair braiding.

    ·         Explain how to prepare hair for braiding.