Milady Hair Styling Exam! Quiz

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What is hairstyling? Specifically, Milady hair styling. A hairstyle is achieved by making the hair look a certain way. Hairstyles have changed over the years. Today, men and women have choices, but there is a narrow range of different styles that are popular now. A person’s physical attributes often influence the consideration for a hairstyle. If you are training to be a hairdresser, dive in and take the quiz. Don’t be nervous, and steady hands are not optional.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The first step in the hairstyling process should always be a:
    • A. 

      Cool water shampoo

    • B. 

      Draping procedure

    • C. 

      Client consultation 

    • D. 

      Conditioning treatment 

  • 2. 
    Shaping and directing the hair into an S formation using a comb, lotion, and fingers is called:
    • A. 

      Hairstyling

    • B. 

      Finger waving

    • C. 

      Ridge curls

    • D. 

      Roller set 

  • 3. 
    In creating horizontal finger waves, the waves are placed:
    • A. 

      Up and down the head

    • B. 

      On the heavy side of the head

    • C. 

      Down and parallel

    • D. 

      Sideways and parallel around the head

  • 4. 
    The stationary foundation of a pin curl is the:
    • A. 

      Base

    • B. 

      Curl

    • C. 

      Section

    • D. 

      Stem 

  • 5. 
    Pin curls that produce tight, firm, long-lasting curls and allow for minimum mobility are known as: 
    • A. 

      Off-base pin curls

    • B. 

      Half-stem pin curls

    • C. 

      On-base pin curls

    • D. 

      No-stem pin curls

  • 6. 
    Pin curls that formed in a shaping should begin at the:
    • A. 

      Open end

    • B. 

      Closed side

    • C. 

      Odd side

    • D. 

      Shaping side 

  • 7. 
    Pin curls sliced from a shaping and formed without lifting the hair from the head are known as:
    • A. 

      Stem curls

    • B. 

      Design curls

    • C. 

      Carved curls

    • D. 

      Ridge curls 

  • 8. 
    The panel of hair on which a roller is placed is the:
    • A. 

      Stem

    • B. 

      Section

    • C. 

      Base

    • D. 

      Subsection

  • 9. 
    Hair between the scalp and the first turn of a roller is the:
    • A. 

      Curl

    • B. 

      Base

    • C. 

      Arc

    • D. 

      Stem 

  • 10. 
    The point where curls of opposite directions meet forming a recessed area is called the:
    • A. 

      Identation

    • B. 

      Convex

    • C. 

      Divot

    • D. 

      Wave

  • 11. 
    To smooth hair that is backcombed, the teeth of the comb or brush should be held at a ___ pointing away from you.
    • A. 

      15 degree angle

    • B. 

      45 degree angle

    • C. 

      90 degree angle

    • D. 

      0 degree angle 

  • 12. 
    Which type of styling product is also commonly known as mousse?
    • A. 

      Texturizer

    • B. 

      Holding spray

    • C. 

      Styling gel

    • D. 

      Foam

  • 13. 
    A benefit of using__is that it offers firmer, longer hold for fine hair with the lease amount of heaviness.
    • A. 

      Heavy gel with weight

    • B. 

      Holding spray

    • C. 

      Texturizer

    • D. 

      Pomade

  • 14. 
    Which of these styling aids is applies to damp wavy or curling hair to create a straight look when the hair is blown dry?
    • A. 

      Foam

    • B. 

      Straightening gel 

    • C. 

      Spray gel

    • D. 

      Mousse

  • 15. 
    To remove dirt, oils, and product residue from the barrel of the thermal iron, use a damaged towel with a soapy solution containing a few drops of:
    • A. 

      Styling gel

    • B. 

      Peroxide

    • C. 

      Ammonia

    • D. 

      Conditioner 

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is a technique used to temporarily straighten extremely curly or unruly hair until the hair is shampooed?
    • A. 

      Hair pressing

    • B. 

      Blowdrying

    • C. 

      Thermal curling

    • D. 

      Deep cleansing 

  • 17. 
    Applying a thermal pressing comb through the hair twice on each side to remove curl is a:
    • A. 

      Hard press

    • B. 

      Soft press

    • C. 

      Thermal press

    • D. 

      Medium press

  • 18. 
    A tight scalp can be made more flexible with hair brushing and the systemic use of:
    • A. 

      Shampoos

    • B. 

      Scalp massage

    • C. 

      Conditioning 

    • D. 

      Roller sets

  • 19. 
    When executing an updo, always inspect the shape you are building from every angle to ensure that it is:
    • A. 

      Smooth and flat

    • B. 

      Balanced and well-proportioned

    • C. 

      Elaborate and sturdy

    • D. 

      Soft and shiny

  • 20. 
    After heating an iron to the desired temperature, you test it on:
    • A. 

      The client's hair

    • B. 

      Your own hair

    • C. 

      A piece of tissue paper

    • D. 

      Your finger

  • 21. 
    When using rollers, one and a half turns will create:
    • A. 

      A wave

    • B. 

      Curls

    • C. 

      A C-shape curl

    • D. 

      Cornrows 

  • 22. 
    Hot rollers are to be used on:
    • A. 

      Wet hair only

    • B. 

      Damp hair only

    • C. 

      Dry hair only

    • D. 

      Wet or dry hair 

  • 23. 
    Clients are most likely to request a pleat for:
    • A. 

      A relaxing summer style

    • B. 

      A warming winter style

    • C. 

      Casual events

    • D. 

      A special event

  • 24. 
    How long do Velcro rollers need to stay in the hair?
    • A. 

      5-10 minutes

    • B. 

      10-15 minutes

    • C. 

      15-20 minutes

    • D. 

      20-10 minutes

  • 25. 
    Wrapping can only be done:
    • A. 

      Only on wet hair

    • B. 

      Only on dry hair

    • C. 

      Only on damp hair

    • D. 

      On wet or dry hair

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