Shampooing,Rinsing,And Conditioning/ Cosmetology Exam

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Shampooing,Rinsing,And Conditioning/ Cosmetology Exam

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  • 1. 
    The primary purpose of shampooing in the salon is to:
    • A. 

      Sell products

    • B. 

      Wet the hair prior to a service

    • C. 

      Help the client relax

    • D. 

      Cleanse the hair and scalp

  • 2. 
    When selecting a shampoo, consider the:
    • A. 

      Humectant in the shampoo

    • B. 

      Height of the sink

    • C. 

      Price of profit

    • D. 

      Condition of the clients hair

  • 3. 
    The pH level is an indicator of:
    • A. 

      Sedimentation

    • B. 

      Filtration level

    • C. 

      Oxygen levels

    • D. 

      Wether a solution is acid or alkaline

  • 4. 
    Jheri redding was the first in the salon industry to market "pH-balance shampoos," which were
    • A. 

      Basic

    • B. 

      Neutral

    • C. 

      More acid

    • D. 

      More alkaline

  • 5. 
    Fresh water is purified by:
    • A. 

      Sedimentation and filtration

    • B. 

      Water softners

    • C. 

      Adding minerals

    • D. 

      Adding chemicals

  • 6. 
    The softness or hardness of water is related to the:
    • A. 

      Volume

    • B. 

      Source of the water

    • C. 

      Weight of the water

    • D. 

      Amount of minerals present

  • 7. 
    The main ingredient of shampoo is:
    • A. 

      Moisturizer

    • B. 

      Purified water

    • C. 

      Surfactant

    • D. 

      Hard water

  • 8. 
    The effectiveness of surfactants is due to
    • A. 

      The surfactant molecule

    • B. 

      Vitamin additives

    • C. 

      Ammonia compounds

    • D. 

      Protein-based ingredients

  • 9. 
    Surfactant molecules work by:
    • A. 

      Lifting off oils and dirt into the water

    • B. 

      Raising the pH of the hair

    • C. 

      Seperating oil and water

    • D. 

      Deionizing water

  • 10. 
    The highest dollar expenditure for hair care products is for:
    • A. 

      Shampoo

    • B. 

      Setting gels

    • C. 

      Conditioner

    • D. 

      Haircolor

  • 11. 
    The pH in acid-balanced shampoo is
    • A. 

      The same as in pure water

    • B. 

      As high as possible

    • C. 

      The same as in chemical treatments

    • D. 

      Between 4.5 and 5.5

  • 12. 
    Conditioning shampoos contain agents that restore moisture and elasticity and:
    • A. 

      Relieve scalp conditions

    • B. 

      Cut through buildup

    • C. 

      Strip artificial color

    • D. 

      Add volume

  • 13. 
    Medicaated shampoos can be very strong and in some cases:
    • A. 

      Pick up dirt and oil as you brush through

    • B. 

      Increase in shine

    • C. 

      Improve manageability

    • D. 

      Must sit on the scalp for a longer period

  • 14. 
    Clarifying shampoos contain acidic ingredients that:
    • A. 

      Reduce dandruff

    • B. 

      Decrease shine

    • C. 

      Are always a good idea

    • D. 

      Cut through product buildup

  • 15. 
    Dry shampoo is recommended:
    • A. 

      To make hair shiny

    • B. 

      For elderly clients

    • C. 

      Before chemical treatments

    • D. 

      To repair damaged hair

  • 16. 
    A shampoo that combines a surfactant base with basic colors is:
    • A. 

      Therapeutic shampoo

    • B. 

      Medicated shampoo

    • C. 

      Acid-balanced shampoo

    • D. 

      Color-enchancing shampoo

  • 17. 
    A temporary remedy for hair that is dry or damaged is:
    • A. 

      Medicated shampoo

    • B. 

      Conditioner

    • C. 

      Dry shampoo

    • D. 

      Color-enchancing shampoo

  • 18. 
    The texture and structure of the hair are controlled by:
    • A. 

      Chemical process

    • B. 

      Heredity,health,and diet

    • C. 

      Conditioners

    • D. 

      Scalp conditioners

  • 19. 
    Rinse-through finishing rinse are useful for:
    • A. 

      Deep conditioning

    • B. 

      Improving the quality of new hair growth

    • C. 

      Protection against breakage

    • D. 

      Detangling hair after washing

  • 20. 
    For repair and treatment,deep,penatrating conditioners must be left on the hair for:
    • A. 

      30-40 minutes

    • B. 

      10-20 minutes

    • C. 

      Several hours

    • D. 

      5-10 minutes

  • 21. 
    Most conditioners contain:
    • A. 

      Humectants

    • B. 

      Hydrophilic molecules

    • C. 

      Citric acid

    • D. 

      Surfactants

  • 22. 
    The cuticle of the hair is the outermost layer and is made up of:
    • A. 

      Protective oils

    • B. 

      Overlapping scales

    • C. 

      Long strands

    • D. 

      Melanin scales

  • 23. 
    Instant conditioners fall in the pH range of 3.5 to 6.0 and are used tp :
    • A. 

      Restore pH Balance

    • B. 

      Remove oil accumulation from the scalp

    • C. 

      Add a slight amount

    • D. 

      Improve the condition of the scalp

  • 24. 
    Scalp astringment lotion is a conditioning agent applied to the scalp to :
    • A. 

      Remove oil accumulation

    • B. 

      Promote healing

    • C. 

      Soften the scalp

    • D. 

      Moisture the scalp

  • 25. 
    Quaternary ammonium compounds are included in the formulas of moisturizers for their ability to :
    • A. 

      Attach to hair fibers

    • B. 

      Detangle the hair

    • C. 

      Promote healing of the scalp

    • D. 

      Penetrate the cortex

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