This is an accessible, easy-to-use illustrated dictionary designed especially for hairdressing students. It contains appropriate technical, professional and assessment vocabulary required for NVQ Levels 1, 2 and 3 for all awarding bodies. It includes a pronunciation guide to enable correct pronunciation and a more professional personal presentation. It provides illustrated terms that help to explain key concepts and reinforce learning. It also includes an appendix with key technical terms arranged in NVQ units so that students can see at a glance the terms they must know. The compact format will fit in most bags to offer the support of a quick reference resource in a work-based environment or within a client session.