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cosmetology chapter 15 milady's

The stationary foundation of the curl
Section of pin curl between the base and first arc of the circle that gives the curl its direction and movement
Full-stem curl
Allows for the greatest movement
A section of hair that is molded in a circular movement in preparation for the formation of curls.
Open-center curls
Produce even, smooth waves and uniform curls
Triangular base pin curls
Recomended along the front or facial hairline to prevent breaks or splints in the finished hairstyle
Arc base pin curls
Most common know
Involves forcing the hair between the thumb and the back of the comb to create tention
Carved curls
The curls sliced from a shaping and formed without lifting the hair from the head are referred to as:
Skip waves
two rows of ridge curls, usually on the side of the head
Correct placement of clip
Barrel curls
Similar to a roller, but does not have the same tension as a roller when it is set
Correct placement of a roller
Back brushing
Blow drying
the process of drying & styling
blow dryer attachment that causes the hair to flow more softly and helps to accentuate or keep texural definition
Straight edge
Used to create smooth, straight styles, even on very curly hair
Heat is determined by:
Spiral curl
method of curling the hair by winding a strand around the rod. It creates hanging curls suitable for medium to long hairstyles
Hair pressing
method of teporarily straightening extremely curly or unruly hair by means of a heated iron or comb
Medium press
technique removing 60 to 75 percent of the curl by applying a thermal pressing comb once on each side of the hair using slightly more pressure.
Analysis of the hair and scalp
A cosmetologist can determine how much pressure the hair and scalp can handle without breakage, hair loss, or burning from a pressing comb that may not be adjusted to correct temperatures
Stainless steal or brass
Two types of pressing combs
Smoother press
A ______ ____ is produced by a pressing comb with less space between the teeth.
Hot baking soda solution
to clean the metal portion of the comb
Well balanced and well proportioned
when doing an updo, inspect the shape from every angle to make sure it is:
Inside and under
Placement of clip to prevent breakage of the hair on rollers