Milady's Standard Cosmetology-chapter 1

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following civilizations was the first to infuse essential oils from the leaves bark and blossoms of plants for use as perfumes and for purification purposes 
    • A. 

      Chinese

    • B. 

      Egyptians

    • C. 

      Romans

    • D. 

      Greeks


  • 2. 
    Archaeological studies reveal that haircutting and hairstyling were prcticed in some form as early as 
    • A. 

      1600 B.C. during the shang synasty

    • B. 

      The middle ages

    • C. 

      3000 B.C. in egypt

    • D. 

      The ice age


  • 3. 
    The art and science of beautifying and improving skin,nails and hair is 
    • A. 

      Neurology

    • B. 

      Cosmetology

    • C. 

      Nail technology

    • D. 

      Dermatology


  • 4. 
    The first culture to cultivate beauty in an extravagant fashion was 
    • A. 

      The greeks

    • B. 

      The romans

    • C. 

      The egyptians

    • D. 

      The americans


  • 5. 
    In 3000 B.C the first recorded use of a hair-coloring agent was the use of 
    • A. 

      Silver

    • B. 

      Copper

    • C. 

      Wax

    • D. 

      Henna


  • 6. 
    Hairdressing was an art during the time of the____________ for thoes who wore elaborate wigs and head dresses 
    • A. 

      Middle ages

    • B. 

      Chinese

    • C. 

      Romans

    • D. 

      English


  • 7. 
    During the middle ages, women wore colored makeip on their 
    • A. 

      Ears

    • B. 

      Eyes

    • C. 

      Lips

    • D. 

      Hands


  • 8. 
    In ancient rome, haircolor was used by women to indicate 
    • A. 

      Personal wealth

    • B. 

      Class in society

    • C. 

      Marital status

    • D. 

      Education level


  • 9. 
    The barber pole has its roots of origin in what profession  T
    • A. 

      Medicine

    • B. 

      Blacksmithing

    • C. 

      Education

    • D. 

      Psychology


  • 10. 
    To achieve a look of greater intelligence during the renaissance women 
    • A. 

      Wore highly colored lip preparations

    • B. 

      Shaved their eyebrows and hairline

    • C. 

      Wore elaborate elegant clothing

    • D. 

      Dyed their hair back or dark brown


  • 11. 
    A popular method of adding color to the face during the victorian age was to 
    • A. 

      Pinch the cheeks to induce natural color

    • B. 

      Wear pale shades of rouge

    • C. 

      Apply brightly colored preparations to the lips

    • D. 

      Wear beauty masks made of natural ingredients


  • 12. 
    In 1938 Arnold F. Willatt developed a method of permanent waving that used  waving lotion with no heat called a   
    • A. 

      Color wave

    • B. 

      Medium wave

    • C. 

      Cold wave

    • D. 

      Hair wave


  • 13. 
    In 1932 Charles Revson of revlon marketed the first 
    • A. 

      Nail polish

    • B. 

      Commercial hair dye

    • C. 

      Mascara

    • D. 

      Lipstick


  • 14. 
    In 1998 Creative Nail Design introduced the first spa 
    • A. 

      Payment system

    • B. 

      Haircutting system

    • C. 

      Pedicure system

    • D. 

      Color system


  • 15. 
    To be a successful salon manager, it is important to have a 
    • A. 

      Styling skills

    • B. 

      Creative talent

    • C. 

      Ability to manage people

    • D. 

      Inventory skills


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