Beauty Therapy Revision

20 Questions
Beauty Quizzes & Trivia

A revision test on knowledge gained so far within NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Ringworm

    • B. 

      Impetigo

    • C. 

      Herpes simplex

    • D. 

      Stye

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      To sterilise metal tools

    • B. 

      To Sterilise all therapist tools

    • C. 

      To disinfect metal tools

    • D. 

      To disinfect all therapist tools

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      4

  • 4. 
    Which name is correct for the knee bone?
    • A. 

      Ulna

    • B. 

      Patella

    • C. 

      Calcaneus

    • D. 

      Scapula

  • 5. 
    What is the job of red blood cells?
    • A. 

      Fight off infection

    • B. 

      Help with blood clotting

    • C. 

      Help improve your immune system

    • D. 

      To carry oxygen around your body

  • 6. 
    What is the name of the lymph node you massage too when carrying out an arm massage?
    • A. 

      Supratrochlear

    • B. 

      Popliteal

    • C. 

      Inguinal

    • D. 

      Right Lymphatic Duct

  • 7. 
    What does desquamation mean?
    • A. 

      Removal of dead skin cells

    • B. 

      Steaming the skin

    • C. 

      Removal of blackheads

    • D. 

      Removal of milla

  • 8. 
    What is effleurage?
    • A. 

      Deep kneading massage movement

    • B. 

      Tapping massage movement

    • C. 

      Rubbing massage movement

    • D. 

      Stroking massage movement

  • 9. 
    What is a normal reaction during a waxing treatment?
    • A. 

      Stripping of the epidermis

    • B. 

      Blood spotting

    • C. 

      Burning of the skin

    • D. 

      Allergic reaction

  • 10. 
    How many bones do we have in one leg including the foot?
    • A. 

      26

    • B. 

      32

    • C. 

      30

    • D. 

      28

  • 11. 
    What is a comedone?
    • A. 

      Pore blocked with sebum

    • B. 

      Pore blocked with dirt

    • C. 

      Pore blocked with make up

    • D. 

      Pore blocked with cleanser

  • 12. 
    How would you adapt a facial for a male client?
    • A. 

      Do not use moisturiser

    • B. 

      Do not steam

    • C. 

      Do not massage

    • D. 

      Do not use cotton wool

  • 13. 
    Where would you find terminal hair?
    • A. 

      On the soles of feet and palms of hands

    • B. 

      All over the body

    • C. 

      On a baby

    • D. 

      On the eyelashes and eyebrows

  • 14. 
    What is mitosis?
    • A. 

      Cell reproduction

    • B. 

      Lymph reproduction

    • C. 

      Blood reproduction

    • D. 

      Waste reproduction

  • 15. 
    What is the correct order of the hair growth cycle?
    • A. 

      Catagen, Anagen, Telogen

    • B. 

      Anagen, Catagen, Telogen

    • C. 

      Anagen, Telogen, Catagen

    • D. 

      Catagen, Telogen, Anagen

  • 16. 
    What is the function of the nail bed?
    • A. 

      Supplies nourishment

    • B. 

      Produces new nail cells

    • C. 

      Protects the hyponychium

    • D. 

      No real function

  • 17. 
    How often should a client come in for a waxing treatment?
    • A. 

      1-2 weeks

    • B. 

      3-4 weeks

    • C. 

      4-6 weeks

    • D. 

      4-8 weeks

  • 18. 
    Which ethnic client group has the least amount of melanin within their skin?
    • A. 

      Oriental

    • B. 

      Caucasian

    • C. 

      Asian

    • D. 

      African

  • 19. 
    Which one is not a skin condition?
    • A. 

      Combination

    • B. 

      Dehydrated

    • C. 

      Pustules

    • D. 

      Broken capillaries

  • 20. 
    What is a contra-action?
    • A. 

      Something that prevents a treatment

    • B. 

      Something that restricts a treatment

    • C. 

      Something that occurs before a treatment

    • D. 

      Something that occurs during or after a treatment