Chapter 28- Monomer Liquid and Polymer Powder Nail Enhancements
Terms in this set (30)
Acrylic nail enhancements are created by combining monomer liquid with:
As monomer liquid absorbs a polymer powder, the product formed at the tip of the brush is referred to as a:
The initiator added to polymer powder is:
To prevent product contamination, a dappen dish should have:
a tightly fitted lid
The type of glove recommended for nail salon services is:
The bead of product for shaping the free edge should have a:
Which types of primers are most often used today?
acid-free and nonacid primers
When applying nail primer, the brush should hold enough product to treat how many nails?
two or three
After a service, what should you do with the used monomer liquid that has been removed from the original container?
pour it into a paper towel
The__________is the area of the nail that has all of the strength.
A properly-worn dust mask will protect you from:
In the maintenance service:
the apex of the nail is removed
Which of these statements about catalysts is correct?
catalysts are added to monomer liquid to control the set time
Polymer powder is available:
in many colors
Which of these refers to one unit called a molecule?
Which of these is a substance formed by combining many small molecules into very long chain-like structures?
A(n)__________is a substance that starts the chain reaction that leads to the creation of very long polymer chains.
A_________is a bead created using equal amounts of liquid and powder.
A___________is a bead created using twice as much liquid as powder.
A__________is a bead created using one and a half times more liquid than powder.
Which of these is placed under the free edge and is used to extend the nail enhancements beyond the fingertip for additional length?
The area where the natural nail grows beyond the finger and becomes the free edge is called the:
The area on the side of the nail plate that grows free of its attachment to the nail fold is called the:
The term_________refers to an entire family of thousands of different substances, all of which share important, closely related features.
Polymerization is also known as
Which of these abrasives would be MOST appropriate for final buffing?
After a monomer liquid and polymer powder service, you should wipe the dappen dish with_______before storing it in a dust-free location.
Nail extension undersides should:
match the length from nail to nail
The apex is usually:
oval-shaped and located in the center of the nail
Odorless products must generally be used with a________mix ratio.