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Milady

heredity

The signs of aging are influenced by factors such as the sun, health habits, lifestyle, and:

80 to 85%

The percentage of skin aging that is caused by the rays of the sun is approximately:

UVA and UVB rays

the UV rays of the sun reach the skin in two different forms, which are

aging rays

the UVA rays that are deep-penetrating and can go through a glass window are

elastin fibers

wrinkling and sagging of the skin are caused by weakening collagen fibers and

minerals

UVB rays contribute to the body's synthesis of vitamin D and other important

15

daily moisturizers or protective lotions should have a sunscreen with an SPF of at least

asymmetry, border, color, diameter

the American Cancer Society checklist used to recognize skin cancer is

inflamed skin disorder

a salon should not service a client who is suffering from a

papule

a small circumscribed elevation of the skin that contains no fluid but may develop pus is a

tumor

an abnormal cell mass resulting from excessive multiplication of cells and varying in size, shape, and color is a

fissure

a crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis is a

milia

keratin-filled cysts that appear just under the epidermis and have no visible openings are

dandruff

any thin plate of dry or oily epidermal flakes in the scalp area is referred to as

oxidizes

sebum from a comedo exposed to the environment turns black and

extraction procedures

comedones should be removed under aseptic conditions using proper

acne

a chronic skin condition characterized by inflammation of the sebaceous glands is

seborrheic dermatitis

an inflammation of the sebaceous glands characterized by dry or oily crusting or itchiness is

asteatosis

a dry scaly skin condition due to a deficiency or absence of sebum caused by old age or exposure to the cold is

milaria rubra

a disorder of the sweat gland caused by excessive exposure to the heat is

eczema

a painful itching skin disease with dry or moist lesions that a physician needs to treat is

herpes simplex

a contagious recurring viral infection characterized by blisters on the lips or nostrils: fever blister or cold sore

dermatitis

the medical term for abnormal skin inflammation is

allergic reactions

prolonged or repeated direct skin contact with chemicals has the potential to cause

histamines

the chemicals released by the immune system to enlarge the vessels around an injury are

tap water

suprisingly, a very common salon irritant is

stain

abnormal brown or wine-colored skin discoloration with a circular and irregular shape is a

albinism

the absence of melanin pigment from the body and skin sensitivity to light are signs of

mole

a spot or blemish spot on the skin that requires medical attention if there is a change is a

basal cell carcinoma

the most common type of skin cancer characterized by light or pearly nodules is

telangiectasis

dilated capillaries (surface blood vessels) caused by age, tobacco, sun exposure and environment

lesion

a mark on the skin

3 types: primary, secondary and tertiary

how many types of lesions are there? and what are their names?

pustule

an inflamed pimple containing pus

bulla

blister containing watery fluid

papule

a pimple that contains no fluid but can develop pus

macule

skin discoloration, spot neither raised nor sunken; like a freckle

tumor

an abnormal cell mass resulting from excessive multiplication of cells

secondary skin lesions

which type of lesions develops in the later stages of a disease?

keloid

a thick scar resulting from excessive growth of tissue

ulcer

an open lesion on the skin

crust

a scab

fissure

a crack in the dermis

scale

dandruff is an example of a _____________

milia

______________are small white bumps under the epidermis; resembles sesame seeds

comedones

blackheads....aka____________are filled with keratin and sebum

acne

chronic inflammation of the sebaceous glands

steatoma

a fatty or sebaceous cyst

psoriasis

characterized by silver white scales covering red patches found on the elbow, scalp, knees, chest and lower back

malignant melanoma

this is the worst type of skin cancer, appearing jagged and raised

melanin

tiny grains of pigment deposited in the stratum germinitivum of the epidermis and the papillary layers of the dermis

scar or cicatrix

light-colored, slightly raised mark on the skin formed after an injury or lesion

seborrhea

skin condition caused by an abnormal increase of secretion from the sebaceous glands

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