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Nail Tech Pre-State Practice 5/10/2021
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What was a status symbol among the ancient Chinese elite?
Very long nails
*The ancient greeks were known for:
Building elaborate baths
Many modern skin treatments do not specifically address :
*A nail technician is not likely to find work in a:
Natural hair salon
*Self-esteem is based on___________.
*____________ is the identification of long term and short term goals.
To realize the greatest benefits education can provide, beauty professionals should not commit themselves to:
Having flexible goals that easily chance
What quality should you embody in order to e considered an ethical person?
What. might be considered unethical behavior?
Concealing information about products in order to sell them
*David is studying for a career in beauty and wellness. What will David need to achieve self-actualization?
A lifelong commitment
Angela wishes to branch out and open at least six more locations , one in each of the six surrounding towns, over the next five years. When she shares this wth her employees, what has she done?
Let her employees know about a long term goal
Mohamed has, in all 17 years of running his beauty and wellness business, remained tactful in dealing with different types of customers and clients. He makes its point to deliver truth, even when critical or difficult, but always does so in the kindest way possible. What has Mohamed been able to maintain over his 17 years in business?
Which of following is not considered an important life skill?
Following a mentors code of ethics
What is an example of a short-term goal?
Passing an exam
When you have a good idea, it's recommended that you:
Write it down immediatley
You can make good us of your time by planning to study while you are:
Waiting in a doctors office
*What is not one of the image enhancers?
*Henry has been a beauty pro for nearly seven years. He focuses on his soft skills, customer service, and time management every single day he is at the shop. What is Henry most likely trying to enhance?
Beatrice is receiving advice from a more experienced colleague regarding her social media practices, especially as they relate to her day-to-day work and her career as a beauty pro. What is her colleague least likely to tell her is a must do on her social media pages?
Never use social media to communicate with clients
Which of the following is not one of the practical steps for effectively communicating in the workplace?
React instead of responding
Not crossing your arms when listening to clients or team members is an example of__________.
Being aware of your body language
You should avoid________right before performing a service.
How often should you do self checks?
Periodically throughout the day
Sitting improperly can put a great deal of stress on your neck, shoulders, back, and:
*Finding a salon that mirrors your___________and behavior is crucial to your career success.
A typical client consultation form does not ask:
the approximate date of the clients first nail care service.
What makes up 50 to 70 percent of the body's weight and is necessary for virtually every function of the cells and body?
Immunity against disease is a sign of good health and can be either natural or__________.
*What should you do if a client tells you that they are on antibiotics or are experiencing skin sensitivity?
Patch test any chemicals prior to service
What should a beauty professional do if they experience a hair splinter?
Remove it immediately with warm water and tweezers
*Nadine , a business owner and manager, has been reassured by her employee Stanley that he is immune to the virus spreading throughout the town. "I have an acquired immunity to it," Stanley insists. If this is true, what best describes his immunity?
It came from a vaccination
Fabio's cold, though mild, has him sneezing excessively. While he works with clients during his day, every time he sneezes, Fabio should, if at all possible,___________.
Sneeze into his elbow
Which of the following destroys all microbial life?
*What is mainly used to remove visible dirt?
*When it comes to the spread of infectious disease, beauty professionals won't generally need to deal with this type of potentially harmful organism?
What is true of disease that spreads from one person to another?
It is communicible
Often, clients who are just getting sick can be contagious without showing any signs of infection. these clients are considered_________.
What is not true of the ventilation and air circulation systems inside of salons, spas and barbershops?
The vents for these systems can be located anywhere
What is not true of exits in salons, spas, and barbershops?
They should be randomly located at the owners discretion
Ursula, a beauty professional, has been showing signs and symptoms of a system infection. After seeing her doctor, she is now certain that indeed she does have one. What must Ursula's condition include if she is, in fact, suffering from a systemic infection?
Symptoms spread throughout her body
Ingrids clients have been experiencing inflammation and pain on certain parts of their skin and bodies. Ingrid mentioned this to her manager, Roberta, who began to investigate the problem. Roberta has determined that these complaints are most likely the results of biofilms. Because she believes biofilms are the problem, what is most likely the source of contamination?
The foot spa
What condition is not caused by a virus?
When using disinfectants, you should____________.
Never leave any disinfectant in an unmarked container
*How many elements are known to science today?
What does an oxidizing agent do?
Marcus and Amanda are arguing over wether air is a pure substance. Marcus insists that it is, whereas Amanda is certain that it is not. Who is correct, and why?
Amanda is correct because air contains many substances, so it cannot be pure.
*Jennifer is using a new soothing oil on her clients during service. The problem Jennifer is running into, however, is that when the mixture is left to sit for more than five minutes, its components separate. Which of the following could Jennifer add to her mixture to solve this problem?
*Bone is composed of about __________minerals.
*What does Watt measure?
How much electric energy is being used in one second
*Jeremy is having a hard time getting his electrical equipment to work properly for his clients. The technician who came in to look at the situation advised Jerey that the current is not able to flow through the wires efficiently. Why is this MOST likely the case?
The resistance (ohms) is stronger than the force (volts)
Jamil plugged an electrical device into the outlet on the wall and it immediately started to spark. Jamil, very startled, wasn't sure what to do. what should Jamil do?
Unplug the device immediately and use another one until that one can be repaired
*What is not contained in the reticular layer?
Deeper layer of the dermis that supplies the skin with oxygen and nutrients
*What type of nerve fibers react to heat, cold, touch, pressure, and pain?
sensory nerve fibers
Sunscreen should have an SPF of________.
At least 15
Which of the following is a LEGAL question an interviewer can ask a job candidate?
Are you physically able to perform this job?
*David is worried about his future. He has dreamed of a career in the beauty and wellness industry since he can remember. With the recent fluctuation in the economy, however, he's uncertain that his career choice will be the right one. As David's friend, what might you say to cheer him up?
"No matter what changes occur in the economy, there are often more jobs available for entry-level beauty professionals than there are people to fill them."
*What is not a common cause of oncyhorrhexis?
Biting the nails
*What can you do for a client with oncyhorrhexis if the tissue around the nail plate is not infected and the nail is not embedded in the flesh?
Trim the corner of the nail in a curved shape
What should you do if you have conflict with a co worker on the job?
You should be willing to resolve the conflict
Why would it be beneficial for someone to rent a booth at a salon, spa, or barbershop?
To set up ones own business
When is the BEST time to think about getting your clients back into your salon, spa, or barbershop for their second appointment?
While they are at the shop for their first appointment
Brenda is a beauty professional who, based on a careful review of her monthly budget, has decided to "give herself a raise." What will best assist her in doing so?
What is the science that deals with the composition, structures, and properties of matter and how matter changes under different conditions?
Which of the following is not matter
The ability of artificial nails to harden is an example of:
A chemical property
A_________ is a physical combination of matter in any proportions
*If you are an owner of a salon, spa, or barbershop, what is true?
There is no guarantee of any profits
*What is recommended to temporarily remove surface moisture from the nail plate in preparation for the application of a nail enhancement product?
A nail dehydrator
*Rough filing damages the nail plate and the ___________.
When working with electricity, you must always be concerned with your safety and:
Your clients safety
*They key ingredient in nail plate hardeners is:
All base coats, top coats, nail polishes, and hardeners:
Are highly flammable
Which of the following is a chemical free product?
A) Distilled water
C) Essential oil
D) None of them
D) None of them
*The end of a curette is :
*Nail nippers should not be used on clients with diabetes or:
* The water temperature in a foot bath prepared for client use should be:
*When using a less powerful electric file, you will typically __________ as you shape the nails.
Work at higher speeds and use more pressure
*A bit that is balanced and does not wobble or vibrate is:
*High-shine bits are:
Used with buffing cream
Usually come with longer shanks
Using fingernail or toenail clippers to cut tips will:
Weaken it and cause it to crack
*When purchasing an electric file, what is not a factor?
The retail outlet
Fabric wraps are not available in which form?
After placing the nail tip where you want it, it is recommended that you hold it in place for ____ while the adhesive dries.
5 to 10 seconds
*What should you do if, while applying a nail tip, you accidentally touch or contaminate the freshly prepped nail?
Clean the nail again and reapply dehydrator
It is recommended that you use a _______ file for blending after applying a nail tip with a well.
Medium to fine grit
*Monomer liquid and polymer powder products are not usually applied:
On the lunula only
The half-moon-shaped, whitish area at the base of a nail
*In the salon, a____C-curve is the average
What is the next step on a one-color UV gel nail enhancement with UV or LED gel polish application after curing the final layer of gloss gel and removing the inhibition layer?
Apply nail oil
*What term refers to how you hold the brush on the nail?
The more paint you put on the very tip of the brush, the__________the beginning of the stroke will be.
Your___________is a collection of photographs and documents that reflect your skills, accomplishments, and abilities as a nail technician
Which of the following is not a question typically asked at a job interview?
Do you have any disabilities?
*Tips must be tracked and:
Reported to your income tax return
How long should your client be in the salon?
Only as long as necessary to adequately complete a service
An important part of protecting your salon business includes purchasing:
A liability and malpractice insurance
*To secure a business license, you should contact your local business licensing bureau or the:
*The average salon's profit is equal to ________of its total gross income.
*How many watts are in a kilowatt?
*Compared to traditional products, MMA products
Become brittle more quickly
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