Natural Hair care Chapter 6-Practice Test

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  • 1. 
    Two basic types of chemical straighteners
    • A. 

      Guanidine hydroxide and sodium hydroxide

    • B. 

      Guanidine hydroxide and lithium hydroxide

    • C. 

      Guanidine hydroxide and ammonium thioglycolate

  • 2. 
    Which emollient is most frequently used to base the scalp and hairline before a sodium hydroxide or lye relaxer is applied
    • A. 

      Tea tree oil

    • B. 

      Mineral oil

    • C. 

      Petroleum

  • 3. 
    The most frequently noted side effect from using chemical relaxer is
    • A. 

      Hair breakage

    • B. 

      Hair growth

    • C. 

      Hair knotting

  • 4. 
    Most common scalp disorder that a natural hair stylist can recommend treatments for
    • A. 

      Psoriasis dermatitis

    • B. 

      Seborrheic dermatitis

    • C. 

      Canties

    • D. 

      Trichorrhexis

  • 5. 
    Specializes in the diseases and disorders of the skin, hair, and nails   
    • A. 

      Natural hair care specialist

    • B. 

      Cosmetologist

    • C. 

      Dermatologist

    • D. 

      Pediatrician

  • 6. 
    Hair loss occurs more often in men
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Hair disease or disorder where the hair is brittle or split ends; hair can split at any part of their length
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 8. 
    Hair disease or disorder where graying of the hair exists at or before birth
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 9. 
    The technical term for split hair ends
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 10. 
    Hair disease or disorder where graying of the hair is due to the aging process
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 11. 
    Hair disease or disorder where there is an abnormal development of terminal hair; superfluous hair
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 12. 
    Hair disease or disorder where the hair condition is also known has salt and pepper
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 13. 
    A dry, brittle condition of the hair that includes formation of nodular swellings along the hair shaft; also referred to as knotted hair
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 14. 
    Technical term for beaded hair; hair breaks between beads and nodes
    • A. 

      Congenital canities

    • B. 

      Acquired canities

    • C. 

      Ringed hair

    • D. 

      Hypertrichosis

    • E. 

      Trichoptilosis

    • F. 

      Trichorrhexis nodosa

    • G. 

      Monilethrix

    • H. 

      Fragilitas crinium

  • 15. 
    The outermost layer of the scalp
    • A. 

      Epidermis

    • B. 

      Follicle

    • C. 

      Papilla

  • 16. 
    ___ is the accumulation of large, visible clumps of scales on the scalp often referred to as dandruff
    • A. 

      Epidermis

    • B. 

      Pityriasis

    • C. 

      Malassezia

  • 17. 
    When overgrowth of fungal yeast or _______, occurs dandruff will appear on the scalp
    • A. 

      Malassezia

    • B. 

      Pityriasis

    • C. 

      Epidermis

  • 18. 
    ___is considered the more severe dandruff type; dandruff has large greasy or waxy scales and stick to the scalp 
    • A. 

      Pityriasis capitis simplex

    • B. 

      Pityriasis steroids

    • C. 

      Pityriasis dermatitis

  • 19. 
    Dandruff can be caused by the following internal factors
    • A. 

      Lack of proper cleansing

    • B. 

      Topical medications

    • C. 

      Hormonal imbalance

  • 20. 
    Dandruff can be caused by the following external factors
    • A. 

      Poor nutrition

    • B. 

      Lack of proper cleansing

    • C. 

      Hormonal imbalance

  • 21. 
    Many commercial dandruff shampoos contain____ solutions that cosmetically and temporary address the problem and hair must be washed every 2-3 days 
    • A. 

      Tea tree oil

    • B. 

      Garlic

    • C. 

      Tar

  • 22. 
    The optimum neutral pH level for hair is 
    • A. 

      4.5 to 5.5

    • B. 

      6.5 -7.0

    • C. 

      7.0

  • 23. 
    The lower the number on the pH scale, the more _____________ 
    • A. 

      Alkaline

    • B. 

      Acidic

    • C. 

      Reactive

  • 24. 
    Sodium hydroxide relaxers range from about ____ to ____ on the pH scale 
    • A. 

      4.5 to 5.5

    • B. 

      10 to 12

    • C. 

      12 to 14

  • 25. 
    _______is a skin condition caused by an inflammation of the sebaceous glands; red, dry, or oily scaling, crusting, and itching. Looks like wet dandruff 
    • A. 

      Seborrheic dermatitis

    • B. 

      Pityriasis capitis simplex

    • C. 

      Pityriasis steroids

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