chapter  2
Ethics, the beauty therapist, and the salon
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Qualities of the beauty therapist The essential qualities of being a beauty therapist do not merely lie in the ability to give a good massage, exercises, or any other treatment. To be successful, therapists must have a strong belief that whatever they are doing is right. This involves a deep sincere liking and interest in the work they have chosen to do. It requires a high level of tolerance of human failings when dealing so intimately with people in this profession, many of whom return day after day, week after week.