Milady's Standard Cosmetology - Chapter 20

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Skin diseases and disorders

  
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  • 1. 
    The signs of aging are influenced by factors such as the sun, health habbits, lifestyle and 
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Heredity

    • C. 

      Vitamins

    • D. 

      Oxygen


  • 2. 
    The percentage of skin aging that is caused by the rays of the sun is approximately   
    • A. 

      50 to 65 percent

    • B. 

      60 to 65 percent

    • C. 

      70 to 75 percent

    • D. 

      80 to 85 percent


  • 3. 
    The UV rays of the sun reach the skin in two different forms which are 
    • A. 

      UVA and UVB rays

    • B. 

      VBC and ABA rays

    • C. 

      UVA and ULB rays

    • D. 

      UVB and ABB rays


  • 4. 
    The UVA rays that are deep- penetrating and can go through a glass window are 
    • A. 

      Sun rays

    • B. 

      Aging rays

    • C. 

      Light rays

    • D. 

      Ultra rays


  • 5. 
    Wrinkling and sagging of the skin are caused by weakening collagen fibers and 
    • A. 

      Protein fibers

    • B. 

      Tissue fibers

    • C. 

      Elastin fibers

    • D. 

      Dermis fibers


  • 6. 
    UVB rays contribute to the bodys synthesis of vitamin D and other imoirtant 
    • A. 

      Absorption

    • B. 

      Minerals

    • C. 

      Elements

    • D. 

      Rejuvenation


  • 7. 
    Daily moisturizers or protective lotions should have a sunscreen with an SPF of at least 
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      15


  • 8. 
    The american cancer society checklist used to reconize skin cancer is 
    • A. 

      Asymmetry,big, colored, diameter

    • B. 

      Border, color, diameter, evolving

    • C. 

      Angle, border , continued , diameter

    • D. 

      Asymmetry, border , color, diameter


  • 9. 
    A salon should not service a client who is suffering from a 
    • A. 

      Skin condition

    • B. 

      Inflamed skin disorder

    • C. 

      Skin discoloration

    • D. 

      Pustule


  • 10. 
    A small curcumscribed elevation of the skin that contains no fluid but may develop pus is a 
    • A. 

      Macula

    • B. 

      Scar

    • C. 

      Mole

    • D. 

      Papule


  • 11. 
    An abnormal cell mass resulting from excessive multiplication of cells anf varying in size shape and color is a 
    • A. 

      Tumor

    • B. 

      Mole

    • C. 

      Macula

    • D. 

      Bulla


  • 12. 
    A crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis is a 
    • A. 

      Split

    • B. 

      Crust

    • C. 

      Pustule

    • D. 

      Fissure


  • 13. 
    Keratin- filled cysts that appear just under the epidermis and have no visible openings are 
    • A. 

      Milia

    • B. 

      Ulcers

    • C. 

      Crust

    • D. 

      Pustules


  • 14. 
    Any thin plate of dry or oily epidermal flakes in the scalp area is referred to as 
    • A. 

      Scales

    • B. 

      Dandruff

    • C. 

      Flakes

    • D. 

      Comedo


  • 15. 
    Sebum from a comedo exposed to the enviornment turns black and 
    • A. 

      Closes

    • B. 

      Opens

    • C. 

      Oxidizes

    • D. 

      Removes


  • 16. 
    Comedones should be removed under aseptic conditions using proper 
    • A. 

      Skin lotions

    • B. 

      Extraction procedures

    • C. 

      Electric tools

    • D. 

      Skin conditioners


  • 17. 
    A chronic skin condition characterized by inflammation of the sebaceous glands is 
    • A. 

      Freckles

    • B. 

      Acne

    • C. 

      Tumors

    • D. 

      Milia


  • 18. 
    An inflammation of the sebaceous glands characterized by dry or oily crusting or itchiness is 
    • A. 

      Seborrheic dermatitis

    • B. 

      Seborrheic acne

    • C. 

      Sebaceous masses

    • D. 

      Bacterium acne


  • 19. 
    A dry, scaly skin condition is due to a deficiency or absence of sebum caused by old age or exposure to the cold is 
    • A. 

      Cystic

    • B. 

      Cortisone

    • C. 

      Rosacea

    • D. 

      Asteatosis


  • 20. 
    A disorder of the sweat gland caused by excessive exposure to the heat is 
    • A. 

      Steatoma

    • B. 

      Miliaria rubra

    • C. 

      Anhidrosis

    • D. 

      Dermatitis


  • 21. 
    A painful itching skin disease with dry or moist lesions that a physician needs to treat is 
    • A. 

      Eczema

    • B. 

      Acne

    • C. 

      Psoriasis

    • D. 

      Cyst


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