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The layer of skin that is composed of several layers of different-shaped cells and is responsible for the growth of the epidermis is the:
Cosmetology professionals are only allowed to use products that remove dead skin from the:
The muscle that causes goose bumps when a person is frightened or cold is the___
Arrector Pili Muscle
The tiny granules of coloring matter deposited in cells that provide skin with its color are:
The two types of duct glands that extract materials from the blood to form new substances are:
Sudoriferous & Sebaceous Glands
Water is the number one nutrient of the body and composes what percentage of the body's weight?
50 to 70%
The principal functions of the skin are protection, sensation, heat regulation, excretion, and:
Secretion & Absorption
A condition that is characterized by brittleness and the formation of nodular swellings along the hair shaft is:
Tinea is characterized by itching scales and sometimes painful circular lesions and is caused by:
The type of fungal infection that is characterized by red papules or spots at the opening of the hair follicle is:
Shampoos that help close the hair cuticle and are balanced to the pH of skin and hair are:
Shampoos that contain special chemicals or drugs that are effective in reducing excessive dandruff or relieving other scalp conditions are:
When providing a scalp massage, use the length of the fingers, fingertip balls, and the cushions of the:
Brushes with bristles that have tiny overlapping layers or scales, which clean and add luster to the hair, are:
Shampoos that are created by combining the surfactant base with basic color pigments are:
Shampoo that can leave the hair dry and brittle and cause fading in color-treated hair is:
Products that are designed to lower the pH of skin after cleaning and aid in the removal of excess cleaning products are:
The stratum germinativum is composed of several layers with special cells that produce a dark skin pigment called:
The manual or mechanical manipulation of the body by rubbing, kneading, or other movements is called:
The impact of a massage treatment depends upon the amount of pressure, direction of movement, and:
Duration of Manipulation
A kneading movement that is performed by lifting, squeezing, and pressing tissue with light, firm pressure is:
A mechanical exfoliation that uses a closed vacuum to shoot crystals onto the skin is:
A section of hair molded in circular movements in preparation for the formation of a pin curl is a __
The hair type that is very resistant to hair pressing and requires more heat and pressure is __
To change the natural wave pattern of hair, the side bond of what layer of hair must be broken?
In restructuring process, coarse, resistant hair with strong compact cuticle requires a chemical solution that is:
Chemical-based side bonds that are formed when two sulfur-type chains are joined together are:
More then any other single factor, what determines the ability for the hair to cold a curl?
To avoid over-processing an scalp irritation in a virgin relaxers application, start at least:
1/4 inch Away From Scalp
Conditioners with an acidic pH that conditions an restores the natural pH of hair after a relaxer but prior to shampooing are:
During a retouch relaxer application, to avoid over-processing or hair breakage, Do Not:
Overlapped the relaxer
Along the front hairline to prevent splits or breaks in the finished style, the recommended base to use is:
To create curls in using rollers, the hair should be wrapped around the roller:
When securing a roller, one end of the clip should be under the roller and one end __
Inside the Roller
Combing small sections of hair from the ends toward the scalp to form a cushion at the base is known as __
Large, flat brushes with staggered pin patterns used for mid-to-longer hair length are __
The press performed when the hair becomes curly again due to perspiration or dampness is a __
A true classic hairdo created out of a simple ponytail that can be a simple style or dressed up is a(n) __
A skin condition caused by an inflammation of the sebaceous glands. Inflammation, dry or oily scaling or crusting, and/or itchiness
A dry, scaly skin condition due to a deficiency or absence of sebum caused by old age and exposure to cold is:
Distended capillaries caused by constant overdilation and weakening of the capillary walls are known as:
Contrasting lines that are horizontal and vertical lines that create a hard edge and form __
90 Degree Angle
A contagious, recurring viral infection characterized by fever blisters or cold sores is:
When executing an updo always inspect the shape you are building from every angle to determine:
Well Balance & Proportioned
A weak, temporary side bond between adjacent polypeptide chains (Salt bonds are easily broken by changes in pH, and re-form when the pH has returned to normal) :
Lines a constant distance apart in the same direction that are used to create width in a hair design
Hairstyle choice should create volume around the areas between the temples and jaw, by adding width around the ear area
Square facial shape
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