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Esthetics Practice Test: Part One

50 Questions
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Practice Test [Questions #1-50]

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Metacarpal bone

    • B. 

      Humerus

    • C. 

      Radius

    • D. 

      Ulna

  • 2. 
    The largest bone of the fourteen facial bone is...
    • A. 

      Mandible bone

    • B. 

      Temporal bone

    • C. 

      Nasal bone

    • D. 

      Frontal bone

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Digastric

    • B. 

      Mylohyoid

    • C. 

      Platysma

    • D. 

      Sternocleidomastoid

  • 4. 
    The skin is nourished by:
    • A. 

      Bones

    • B. 

      Blood & lymph

    • C. 

      Cartilage

    • D. 

      Blood & flesh

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      200

    • C. 

      300

    • D. 

      400

  • 6. 
    You greets a client at the door and shakes the client's hand, afterwards you wash your hands. What is this procedure called?
    • A. 

      Abstraction

    • B. 

      Sterilization

    • C. 

      Infection

    • D. 

      Sanitation

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Fungal infection

    • B. 

      Local infection

    • C. 

      Lung infection

    • D. 

      Eye infection

  • 8. 
    Using EPA register product to clean counter tops, sinks, floors, toilets, doorknobs, mirrors, magnifying lamps, dispensary, facial beds; is an example of...
    • A. 

      Infection

    • B. 

      Sterilization

    • C. 

      Sanitation

    • D. 

      Abstraction

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Connective

    • B. 

      Muscle

    • C. 

      Nervous

    • D. 

      Epithelial

  • 10. 
    What is the cell dividing procedure called?
    • A. 

      Photosynthesis

    • B. 

      Mitosis

    • C. 

      Germination

    • D. 

      Pollination

  • 11. 
    What is the main source of blood supply to the head, face, and neck?
    • A. 

      Subclavian artery

    • B. 

      Brachiocephalic artery

    • C. 

      Carotid artery

    • D. 

      Coronary artery

  • 12. 
    What is used to blend (add/mix) two substances together?
    • A. 

      Solvent

    • B. 

      Metal

    • C. 

      Gas

    • D. 

      Compound

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Refracting light

    • B. 

      Reflecting light

    • C. 

      Transmitting energy

    • D. 

      Creating a new layer of skin

  • 14. 
    Allergy is usually caused by...
    • A. 

      Wood

    • B. 

      Metals

    • C. 

      Fabrics

    • D. 

      Fragrance

  • 15. 
    The tools for galvanic machines are made of...
    • A. 

      Clay

    • B. 

      Metal

    • C. 

      Wood

    • D. 

      Plastic

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Spinosum

    • B. 

      Corneum

    • C. 

      Granulosum

    • D. 

      Germination

  • 17. 
    Which layer of the epidermis penetrates light?
    • A. 

      Subcuntaneous

    • B. 

      Lucidum

    • C. 

      Granulosum

    • D. 

      Corneum

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Germinativum

    • B. 

      Corneum

    • C. 

      Spinonsum

    • D. 

      Lucidum

  • 19. 
    Which layer of the  skin is most exfoliated off?
    • A. 

      Corneum

    • B. 

      Lucidum

    • C. 

      Subcutaneous

    • D. 

      Granulosum

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      Spinosum

    • B. 

      Corneum

    • C. 

      Germination

    • D. 

      Subcuntaneous

  • 21. 
    If the sebaceous glands (oil glands) become too active what would happen to the skin?
    • A. 

      Oily acne

    • B. 

      Nothing

    • C. 

      Redden

    • D. 

      Peeling

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      Pus

    • B. 

      Water & lactic acid

    • C. 

      Blood

    • D. 

      Oil

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      Health warning

    • B. 

      Oily skin

    • C. 

      Bad facial

    • D. 

      Excessively dyed hair

  • 24. 
    Since light skin is sensitive to waxing, how would darker skin react to the procedure?
    • A. 

      Acne

    • B. 

      Blotchy skin

    • C. 

      A little or no effect

    • D. 

      Infection

  • 25. 
    A male customer with a lot of mustache walks in for a facial. After cleaning his face, how would you remove the cleaning product?
    • A. 

      Follow the direction of the mustache growth

    • B. 

      Leave cleaning product on

    • C. 

      Use your hands to wipe product off

    • D. 

      Shave off mustache

  • 26. 
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      Moderate

    • C. 

      High

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 27. 
    • A. 

      Hormones

    • B. 

      Acne

    • C. 

      Seborrhea

  • 28. 
    • A. 

      Release oils

    • B. 

      Absorb

    • C. 

      Nothing

    • D. 

      Exfoliates dead skin

  • 29. 
    What would you use to apply a paraffin mask?
    • A. 

      Cotton swabs

    • B. 

      Brush

    • C. 

      Bare hands

    • D. 

      Tissues

  • 30. 
    The client has dehydrated skin, which is the sign of...
    • A. 

      Illness

    • B. 

      High blood pressure

    • C. 

      Lack of water

    • D. 

      Too much water

  • 31. 
    Which ingredient is both stimulating and astringent?
    • A. 

      Eucalyptus

    • B. 

      Peppermint

    • C. 

      Honey

    • D. 

      Oil

  • 32. 
    What method is use to perform hydrotherapy?
    • A. 

      Massage

    • B. 

      Whirpool

    • C. 

      Heating

    • D. 

      Bathing

  • 33. 
    What is the terminology for the scientific study of the health of hair and scalp?
    • A. 

      Biology

    • B. 

      Psychology

    • C. 

      Trichology

    • D. 

      Paleontology

  • 34. 
    The purpose of using wood lamp is to...
    • A. 

      Heat

    • B. 

      Nothing

    • C. 

      Apply product

    • D. 

      Analyze the skin condition

  • 35. 
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      30

    • D. 

      40

  • 36. 
    What is the main cause of vitiligo (lake of pigmentation/hypopogmentation/white spot)?
    • A. 

      Acne

    • B. 

      Peeling

    • C. 

      Reddening

    • D. 

      Dehydration

  • 37. 
    What massage method do you use when cleaning the face?
    • A. 

      Shiatsu

    • B. 

      Acupressure

    • C. 

      Effleurage

    • D. 

      Stone

  • 38. 
    What is the relaxing and continuing (cleansing/soothing/rhythmatic) massage movement?
    • A. 

      Structural

    • B. 

      Effleurage

    • C. 

      Deep tissue

    • D. 

      Accupressure

  • 39. 
    • A. 

      Normal

    • B. 

      Combination

    • C. 

      Oily

    • D. 

      Dry

  • 40. 
    The galvanic method of hair removal uses...
    • A. 

      Electrolysis

    • B. 

      Microanalysis

    • C. 

      Proteolysis

  • 41. 
    • A. 

      Veins

    • B. 

      Tissues

    • C. 

      Cell membranes

    • D. 

      Arteries

  • 42. 
    • A. 

      Nothing

    • B. 

      Recommend product

    • C. 

      Recommend physician

  • 43. 
    The reason to put a loose powder on during make-up is to....
    • A. 

      Keep oils from seeping out of pores

    • B. 

      Set the foundation

    • C. 

      Have a matte finish

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 44. 
    • A. 

      Leukemia

    • B. 

      Dehydration

    • C. 

      Hyperpigmentation

    • D. 

      Vitamin deficiency

  • 45. 
    What is the procedure of removing fat from the eyelid is called?
    • A. 

      Abdominaplasty

    • B. 

      Blepharoplasty

    • C. 

      Phalloplasty

    • D. 

      Mammoplasty

  • 46. 
    What is a characteristic of pathogenic micro-organism?
    • A. 

      Cause diseases

    • B. 

      Wrinkles

    • C. 

      Acne

    • D. 

      Sensitive skin

  • 47. 
    What is the active growth stage of hair cells called?
    • A. 

      Catagen

    • B. 

      Anagen

    • C. 

      Telogen

    • D. 

      Pathogen

  • 48. 
    • A. 

      Bruise

    • B. 

      Fission

    • C. 

      Excoriation

    • D. 

      Lesion

  • 49. 
    • A. 

      Fission

    • B. 

      Fissure

    • C. 

      Hemoglobin

    • D. 

      Cut

  • 50. 
    Sudoriferous (sweat) gland regulates...
    • A. 

      Cells

    • B. 

      Blood pressure

    • C. 

      Blood flow

    • D. 

      Body temperature