Color not found in the visible spectrum.
Ridge projecting from the inferior surface of the maxilla; contains the teeth sockets.
Angle of the Mandible
Angle formed by junction of the posterior edge of the ramus of the mandible and inferior surfaces of the body of the mandible.
Angulus Oris Eminence
Small convex prominence lateral to the end of the line of lip closure for the mouth.
Angulus Oris Sulcus
Groove at the each end of the line of closure of the mouth.
Curved; as the beak of an eagle. Nasal profile which exhibits a hook.
Basket Weave Suture
Network of stitches employed to cross the borders of a cavity or excision, used to anchor fillers and to sustain tissue.
Interrupted suture; temporary suture consisting of individually cut and tied stitches employed to sustain the proper position of tissues.
Space between the lips and the gums and teeth; vestibule of the oral cavity.
Shallow concavities of the cheeks.
Compresses the cheek; retracts angle of the mouth.
Vertical furrow of the cheek.
Phenol; colorless crystals liquefied by water. antiseptic/disinfectant and dries moist tissues.
Hollow place or part.
Color having hue.
Medial partition between the nostrils.
Having a depressed or hollow surface.
Concave Nasal Profile
Depressed profile form which may dip concavely from root to tip.
Forehead protrudes and chin protrudes.
Concave shell of the ear; deepest depression of the ear.
Rounded eminence at the articulating end of the bone; Posterior process of the ramus of the mandible.
Forehead recedes while the chin protrudes.
Convex Nasal Profile
Roman, Aquiline; a nasal profile which exhibits a hump in its linear form.
Forehead recedes, chin recedes.
Forehead recedes, chin vertical.
Anterior, non-articulating process of the ramus of the mandible which serves as the insertion for the temporalis muscle.
Draws the eyebrows inferiorly and medially.
Top of a curve, where the directions changes.
Horizontal plate of the ethmoid bone separating the cranial cavity from the nasal cavity.
Topmost part of the head
Bifurcation of the antihelix of the ear.
Part of the helix of the ear which is flattened in the concha.
Hollow or lower region; lowering of a part.
Depressor Angulus Oris
Triangularis Muscle; depresses angle of the mouth.
Depressor Labii Inferioris
Quadratus Muscle; draws the lower lip inferiorly and slightly lateral.
Frontal-view geometric head shape which is the widest across the cheekbones, narrowing in width in both the forehead and jaws.
Draws the hyoid bone anteriorly and posteriorly.
back; protruding ridge of the nose.
bruise; a discoloration of the skin caused by the escape of blood within the tissues.
Prominence or projection of a bone.
Clear, volatile liquid used as a wax solvent or to remove grease, oil, and adhesive tape stains.
External Auditory Meatus
Ear passage; deep hole located in the inferior portion of the medial one third of the ear on the anterior border.
Wound filler; Most viscous type of wax; putty like material used to fill large cavities or model features.
First Degree Burn
Injury caused by heat which produces redness of the skin; Hyperemia
Elongated prominence adjoining a surface.
Opening in the occipital bone through which the spinal cord passes from the brain, midway between the two mastoid processes.
Fourth Degree Burn
Total evacuation of tissue.
Vertical restraining band of flesh on the medial aspect of the inside of each lip connecting the lip with gum.
Anterior one third of the cranium forming the forehead.
Rounded prominences on the median line and a little inferior to the center of the frontal bone.
Frontal Process of the Maxilla
Ascending part of the upper jaw which gradually protrudes as it rises beside the nasal bone to meet the frontal bone; Ascending process of the upper jaw.
Furrow, Sulcus, Wrinkle
Crevice in the skin accompanied by adjacent elevations.
Single bony prominence of the frontal bone located between the superciliary arches in the inferior part of the frontal bone above the root of the nose.
Straight nasal profile; Dorsum exhibits a straight line from root to tip
Outer rim of ear.
Surface lying at right angles to the source of illumination which reflects the maximum amount of light.
Property of a color by which it is distinguished from others.
Hypodermic Tissue Building
Injection of special creams or liquids into the tissues through the use of a syringe and needle to restore natural contour.
Area between the metal eminence and inferior incisor teeth.
Inferior Integumentary Lip
Part between the inferior margin of inferior mucous membrane and the mental eminence.
Interior Nasal Conchae
Lowermost scroll-shaped bones on the sidewalls of the nasal cavity.
Form of prognathism in which the base of the nasal cavity protrudes abnormally.
Small elevation extending medially and obliquely from the medial corner of the eye.
Superior Integumentary lip
Skin portion of the upper lip from the attached margin of the upper mucous membrane to the base of the nose.
Inferior Integumentary lip
skin portion of the lower lip from the attached margin of the lower mucous membrane to the labiomental sulcus.
Vertical or transverse furrows between the eyebrows.
Classification of color produced by mixing a primary and secondary color which are adjacent on the color wheel.
notch between the tragus and antitragus.
Vertical furrows of each lip extending from within the mucous membranes into the integumentary lips.
Junction of the inferior lip and the chin.
Classification given to a nose which is long, narrow and high bridged.
Levator Anguli Oris Muscle
Elevates the angle of the mouth
Lecator Labii Superioris Alaque Nasi Muscle
Elevates the superior lip, dilates nostrils.
Levator Labii Superioris Muscle
Muscle of facial expression which elevates and extends the upper lip.
Eyelid furrows which are short and broken; run horizontally on the palpebrae themselves.
Single, noose-like suture for anchoring restorative materials.
Horseshoe shaped bone forming the inferior jaw.
Glenoid fossae; Smal oval depression on the zygomatic process of the temporal bone into which the condyle of the mandible articulates; just anterior to the external auditory meatus.
Protrusion of the inferior jaw.
Furrow beneath the jawline which rises vertically on the cheek.
Stich used to hold the mouth closed; placed behind the lips and passed around the inferior jaw at the median plane.
Muscle for Mastication.
Rounded projection on the inferior portion of the temporal bones just posterior to the lobe of the ear.
Paired bone with several processes that form the skeletal base of most of the superior face, roof of mouth, sides of nasal cavity and floor of the orbit.
Protrusion of the superior jaw.
Triangular projection on the inferior portion of the anterior mandible.
Elevates and protrudes the inferior lip; wrinkles skin over chin.
Classification of nose which is medium-broad and medium low bridged.
Variations of one color; tints, tones and shades of one hue.
Visible red surfaces of the lips. lining membrane of body cavities which communicate with the exterior.
Directly inferior to the glabella and forming a dome over the superior portion of the nasal cavity.
Orifice in the bony face bounded by the margins of the nasal bones and the maxilla.
Nasal Spine of Maxilla
Sharp, bony projection located medially at the inferior margin of the nasal cavity.
Angular area between the posterior margin of the wing of the nose and the nasolabial fold.
Eminence of the cheek adjacent to the mouth; extending from superior part of posterior margin of the wing of the nose to the side of the mouth.
Furrow originating at the superior border of the wing of the nsoe and extending to the side of the mouth.
Depression superior to the medial portion of the superior palpebrae.
Achromatic; white, black, gray
Oblique Palpebral sulcus
Shallow, curving groove below the medial corner of the eyelids.
Lowest part of the back and base of the cranium; cradle for the brain.
Prominence at the center of the external surface of the occipital bone.
Epicranius; draws the scalp posteriorly and anteriorly and raises the eyebrows.
Optic Facial Sulci
Furrows radiating from the lateral corner of the eye.
Orbicularis Oculi Muscle
closes the eyelid; compresses lacrimal sac
Orbicularis Oris Muscles
Closes the lips
Bags under the eyes; fullness between the inferior palpebrae and oblique paplebrae sulci
Bone which forms part of the hard palae of the mouth, part of the nasal cavity and part of the orbital cavities.
Superior portion of the sides and back of cranium as well as two thirds of the roof of the cranium
Marked convexity on the outer surface of the parietal bones. Widest part of cranium.
Perpendicular Plate of the Ethmoid Bone
Superior portion of the bony nasal septum
Classification given to a nose which is short and broad.
Wrinkles the skin of the neck and chest; depresses the mandible and inferior lip.
Transverse dipping furrow of neck.
One of the three hues that can be combined to make all other hues: red, yellow and blue.
Muscle that draw the skin of forehead inferiorly.
Quadratus Labii Superior Muscle
Raises the wings of the nose; deepens the nasolabial sulcus.
Vertical portion of the mandible.
Draws the angle of the mouth anteriorly.
Aquiline profile of the nose.
Infantine; frontal head form in which the head exhibits maximum curvature.
Fossa between the inner and outer rims of the ear; shallowest depression of the ear.
Second Degree Burn
Resulting in acute inflammation of the skin and blisters
Equal Mixture of two primary hues; Orange, green, purple.
Vertical Cartilage diving nasal cavity into two chambers, responsible for asymmetry of the nose.
Recession in the temporal cavity.
Frontal head form in which the head is broad and exhibits very little curvature
Straight Nasal Profile
Grecian; Straight line nose. Most common nasal profile.
Portions which lie immediately inferior to the mandible.
Junction of the base of the chin and the submandibular area.
Furrow, wrinkle or groove
Inferior part of the forehead just superior to the median ends of the eyebrows.
Superior Palpebral Sulcus
furrow of the superior border of the upper eyelid.
Region between the supercilium and the superior palpebrae.
Superior rim of the eye sockets.
Inferior portion of the side and base of the cranium; inferior to the parietal bones and anterior to the occipital bone.
Concave surface of the head overlying the temporal bone.
Closes the mandible; strongest chewing muscle.
Colorfrom the mixture of two secondary colors or an unbalanced portion of complements with the warm hue predomination.
Third Degree Burn
Destruction of cutaneous and subcutaneous tissues; seared, charred or roasted.
Three Quarter View
Reveals the fullness of the cheeks.
Hue which various quantities of white are mixed.
Hue mixed with either a small quantity of gray or the complement of the hue
Elevation protection the ear passage.
Transverse Frontal Sulci
Horizontal furrows of the forehead
Depression between the crura of the ear; second deepest depression of the ear.
One in which the forehead and the eyebrows project equally to a vertical line and the chin protrudes.
One in which the forehead and the eyebrows project equally to a vertical line and the chin recedes
Bone of the Nasal Cavity situated between the nasal passages on the median plane.
Wings of the Nose
Lateral lobes of the nose.
Inversion, draw stitch; method of sweing an incision alond the edges without entering the opening whereby the suture become invisible.
Processes on the temporal and zygomatic bones; widest part of face.
Zygomatic Arch Depression
One of the lesser concavities of the face located on the lateral portion of the cheek inferior to the zygomati arh.
Diamond shaped surfaces forming the cheek bones.
Lateral rim of the eye socket formed by a process of the frontal bone and Zygomatic bone.
Zygomaticus Major Muscle
Draws superior lip posteriorly, superiorly, and anteriorly.
Zygomaticus Minor Muscle
Draws the superior lip superiorly and anteriorly.