Milady Standard Cosmetology Quiz! Test

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Milady Standard Cosmetology Quiz! Test

The skin is exposed to a lot of harmful materials daily, which can lead to break-outs that leave a person feeling insecure. As a cosmetologist, you are required to assist your client to nurse their skin back to health and help it grow and maintain a good structure. Take this Milady standard cosmetology chapter 7 quiz on achieving that.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The medical branch 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 pressure on any point of the skin can cause it to thicken and develop 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 cause goose bumps are: 
    • A. 

      Arrector pili muscle

    • B. 

      Body temperature

    • C. 

      Sebum

    • D. 

      Melanin

  • 24. 
    Nerves that regulate the secretion of perspiration 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

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