What two principles give wraps the ability to create temporary tightness?
absorption and compaction
The method of water therapy in which the client is sprayed with water, seawater, or mineral water infused with herbs or essential oils is called?
Superficial or light chemical peels effect:
on the epidermis
The degree of exfolitation during microdermabrasion depends on all of the following EXCEPT:
time of day performed
For what length of time should the esthetician advise the client to avoid saunas and steam following a microdermabrasion treatment?
24 to 48 hours
Which of the following is a technique that uses fingerpoint pressure to influence certain body conditions?
The natural substance that is responsible for killing a wide rang of harmful bacteris, fungi, and viruses is called a(n):
The natural substance that prevents bacterial growth on the skin with external application is called a(n):
Which of the following provides a consticting, drying effect and helps contract tissue and reduce secretions?
Which of the following natural substances softens, soothes and protects the skin?
Commercial extractions that require soaking an herb in alcohol to extract the active ingredient from the plant are known as;
All of the following are scents in the fruit blend category EXCEPT:
Which of the following types of oils reduce inflammation and soothe swollen muscles?
Which of the following types of oils are responsible for softening dry or flaky skin?
A common method for obtaining essential oils that invovles squeezing out an ingredient's fragrant oil is known as: