Chapter 23 - Facials
Terms in this set (50)
when removing a cleanser from the eye area, it should be done with damp facial sponges or cotton pads:
in an upward and outward movement
when performing a skin analysis with a magnifying lamp, the first thing the technician should look for is the presence or absence of:
skin that has small pores and may be flaky or dry with fine lines and wrinkles is characterized as:
oily skin or skin that produces too much sebum may appear shiny or greasy and have:
when a follicle becomes clogged, resting in an infection of the follicle, it is caused by a type of acne bacteria called:
red pimples that do not have a pus head are referred to as:
which of these is a skin condition caused by sun exposure or hormones imbalances resulting in dark blotches of color in areas of the skin?
which of these is a chronic hereditary disorder indicated by constant or frequent facial blushing?
cosmetology professionals are only allowed to use products that remove surface dead cells from the:
which of these is a gentle chemical exfoliation acid that helps dissolve the bonds and intercellular cement between cells?
alpha hydroxy acid
a ______ is a highly concentrated skin product applied under a moisturizer or sunscreen.
the thin, open-meshed, woven cotton fabric used in a paraffin mask application is called:
which massage movement involves the use of light continuous stroking movement with the fingers in a slow rhythmic manner?
which of these is a form of petrissage in which the tissue is grasped, gently lifted and spread out?
what is the most stimulating form of massage?
the point on the skin over the muscle where pressure and stimulation will cause contraction of the muscle is referred to as the:
when using a brushing machine to perform an exfoliation, the skin should be treated with a(n):
fairly thick layer of cleanser or moisturizer
the process of softening and emulsifying hardened sebum stuck in the follicles is called:
water-soluable products are penetrated into the skin using galvanic current and a process called:
the therapeutic use of essential oils to enhance a person's physical and emotional well-being is:
if you use harsh scrubs on sensitive skin, it can:
aggravate redness blistering
sun-damage skin is often confused with:
salon AHA exfoliants should never be used unless the client has been using 10 percent AHA products at home for ____ prior to the higher concentration salon treatment, and using a daily facial sunscreen product.
at least two weeks
compared to day-use products, night treatments are usually:
one of the highest benefits of massage is that it:
increases product absorption
have an exfoliation effect
alginate masks are often ____-based.
ingredients that attract water are know as:
A(n) _____ is a follicle impacted with solidified sebum and dead cell buildup that appears as small bumps just underneath the skin's surface.
which type of mask contains special crystals of gypsum?
which of these terms refers to a lack of lipids?
lotions that help rebalance the pH and remove remnants of cleanser from the skin are called:
a(n) _____ is an applicator for direction the electric current from the galvanic machine to the clients' skin.
the opening of a follicle is called a(n):
which of these is a type of chemical exfoliant that works by dissolving keratin proteins in the surface cells of the skin?
a(n) _____ is an individual dose of serum contained in a small vial.
a(n) _____ is a follicle impacted with solidified sebum and dead cell buildup.
methods used to physically remove dead cell buildup are called:
the manual or mechanical manipulation of the body by rubbing, gently pinching, kneading, tapping, and other movements is called:
which of these terms refers to a condition that requires avoiding certain treatment procedures or products to prevent undesirable side effects?
a(n) _____ is a peeling cream that is rubbed a=off on the skin.
which of these is a condition characterized by distended or dilated surface blood vessels?
electrical treatments should NOT be performed on clients:
with mental fine pins
the cosmetologist should NOT wear which type of jewelry while administering a facial treatment?
proper exfoliation will:
moisturizers for oily skin are most often in _____ form.
increase blood circulation
when performing petrissage:
you lift, squeeze, and press the tissue
which type of massage involves grasping the flesh firmly in one hand and moving the hand up and down along the bone while the other hand keeps the arm or leg in steady position?
hacking is performed with which part of the hands?