Milady Standard Cosmetology- Chapter 7

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  • 1. 
    The medical brance of science that deals with the study of skin, its functions, diseases,  and treatment is 
    • A. 

      Histology

    • B. 

      Dermatology

    • C. 

      Elasticity

    • D. 

      Dermis


  • 2. 
    The largest living organ of the body is the   
    • A. 

      Lungs

    • B. 

      Heart

    • C. 

      Skin

    • D. 

      Neck


  • 3. 
    Healthy skin is slightly moist, soft , and flexible with a texture that is 
    • A. 

      Soft and large pores

    • B. 

      Smooth and fine grained

    • C. 

      Smooth and nonacidic

    • D. 

      Rough and acidic


  • 4. 
    Continued pressue on any point of the skin can cause it to thicken and develope a 
    • A. 

      Callus

    • B. 

      Infection

    • C. 

      Rash

    • D. 

      Psoriasis


  • 5. 
    Appendages of the skin include hair nails and 
    • A. 

      Oil and dirt glands

    • B. 

      Sweat and keratin glands

    • C. 

      Sweat and oil glands

    • D. 

      Oil and pore glands


  • 6. 
    The skin structure is generally thinnest on the 
    • A. 

      Nose

    • B. 

      Hands

    • C. 

      Eyelids

    • D. 

      Eyebrows


  • 7. 
    The skin on the scalp has larger and deeper 
    • A. 

      Nerve endings

    • B. 

      Hair follicles

    • C. 

      Keratin layers

    • D. 

      Blood vessels


  • 8. 
    The outermost layer of the skin is also called the 
    • A. 

      Epidermis layer

    • B. 

      Dermal layer

    • C. 

      Thinnest layer

    • D. 

      Second layer


  • 9. 
    The epidermis layer of the skin does not contain
    • A. 

      Nerve endings

    • B. 

      Sweat glands

    • C. 

      Blood vessels

    • D. 

      Sensory nerves


  • 10. 
    The stratum germinativum is the deepest layer of the epidermis and is responsible for 
    • A. 

      Growth of the epidermis

    • B. 

      Strength of the epidermis

    • C. 

      Nerve endings in the epidermis

    • D. 

      Sweat and oil glands


  • 11. 
    The dark special cells that protect sensitive cells and provide color to the skin are 
    • A. 

      Reticular

    • B. 

      Melanocytes

    • C. 

      Dermis

    • D. 

      Keratin


  • 12. 
    The granular layer if the skin is also called the 
    • A. 

      Stratum granulosum layer

    • B. 

      Stratus melanocytes layer

    • C. 

      Protective layer

    • D. 

      Adipose tissue layer


  • 13. 
    The outermost layer of the epidermis is the 
    • A. 

      Fiber protein

    • B. 

      Stratum corneum

    • C. 

      Lipids layer

    • D. 

      Second layer


  • 14. 
    A fiber protein that is the principal component of hair and nails is 
    • A. 

      Keratin

    • B. 

      Melanin

    • C. 

      Sebum

    • D. 

      Subcutis


  • 15. 
    The deepest layer of the epidermis is the 
    • A. 

      Horny layer

    • B. 

      Stratum germinativum

    • C. 

      Stratum papillae

    • D. 

      Clear layer


  • 16. 
    The clear, transparent layer under the skin surface is the 
    • A. 

      Subcutaneous tissue

    • B. 

      Stratum corneum

    • C. 

      Stratum lucidum

    • D. 

      Nerve cells


  • 17. 
    Cells that are almost dead and pushed to the surface to replace cells are shed from the 
    • A. 

      Follicles

    • B. 

      Stratum lucidum layer

    • C. 

      Fatty skin layer

    • D. 

      Stratum granulosum layer


  • 18. 
    The underlying or inner layer of the skin is the 
    • A. 

      Dermis layer

    • B. 

      Epidermis layer

    • C. 

      Keratin layer

    • D. 

      Basal layer


  • 19. 
    The outermost layer, directly beneath the epidermis, is the 
    • A. 

      Clear layer

    • B. 

      Dermal layer

    • C. 

      Papillary layer

    • D. 

      Elastin layer


  • 20. 
    The deepest layer of the dermis that supplies the skin with the oxygen and nutrients and contains sweat and oils glands is the
    • A. 

      Regular layer

    • B. 

      Reticular layer

    • C. 

      Subcutis layer

    • D. 

      Highly sensitive layer


  • 21. 
    Tissue that give smoothness and contour to the body and provides a protective cushion is 
    • A. 

      Subcutaneous tissue

    • B. 

      Sweat pores

    • C. 

      Epidermis

    • D. 

      Basal cell layer


  • 22. 
    The clear fluid that removes toxins and cellular waste and has immune functions is
    • A. 

      Blood

    • B. 

      Nerves

    • C. 

      Corpuscles

    • D. 

      Lymph


  • 23. 
    Motor nerve fibers attached to the hair follicle that can cau goos bumps are 
    • A. 

      Arrector pili muscle

    • B. 

      Body temperature

    • C. 

      Sebum

    • D. 

      Melanin


  • 24. 
    Nerves that regulate the secretion of presperation and sebum are 
    • A. 

      Sweat pores

    • B. 

      Melanocytes

    • C. 

      Secretory nerve fibers

    • D. 

      Tactile corpuscles


  • 25. 
    Basic sensations such as touch pain heat cold and pressure are registered by 
    • A. 

      Nerve fundus

    • B. 

      Nerve endings

    • C. 

      Light

    • D. 

      Fear


  • 26. 
    The amount and type of pigment produced by an induvidual is determined by
    • A. 

      Sun

    • B. 

      Blood

    • C. 

      Genes

    • D. 

      Age


  • 27. 
    Two types of melanin produced by the body are 
    • A. 

      Brown and basal layer

    • B. 

      Keratin and elsastin

    • C. 

      Light and red melanin

    • D. 

      Pheomelanin and eumelanin


  • 28. 
    Skin gets its strength form and flexibility from flexible fibers found within the 
    • A. 

      Dermis layer

    • B. 

      Epidermis layer

    • C. 

      True skin

    • D. 

      Scarf skin


  • 29. 
    The fibrous protein that gives skin its form and strenth is 
    • A. 

      Granular

    • B. 

      Melanin

    • C. 

      Elastin

    • D. 

      Collagen


  • 30. 
    A fiber that gives the skin its flexibility and elasticity is 
    • A. 

      Elastin

    • B. 

      Eumelanin

    • C. 

      Melanin

    • D. 

      Fibers


  • 31. 
    The sudoriferous glads help the body regulate 
    • A. 

      Dryness

    • B. 

      Emotions

    • C. 

      Temperature

    • D. 

      Blood


  • 32. 
    A tubelike duct that ends at the skin surface to form the sweat pore is the
    • A. 

      Arrector pili

    • B. 

      Secretory coil

    • C. 

      Follicle

    • D. 

      Papilla


  • 33. 
    The sebaceous or oil glands are connected to the 
    • A. 

      Hair follicle

    • B. 

      Adipose tissue

    • C. 

      Nerve endings

    • D. 

      Blood and lymph


  • 34. 
    The principal functions of the skin are protection sensation heat regulation excretion and 
    • A. 

      Flexibility and shape

    • B. 

      Secretion and absorption

    • C. 

      Strenth and muscle tone

    • D. 

      Hormone balance and repair


  • 35. 
    The best way to support the health of the skin is by eating foods from 
    • A. 

      Carbohydrates vitamins and water

    • B. 

      Fats oils and vitamins

    • C. 

      Water fairy and proteins

    • D. 

      Fats carbohydrates and proteins


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