Test Your Knowledge On Cosmetology Quiz

19 Questions | Total Attempts: 5367

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Test Your Knowledge On Cosmetology Quiz

Are you interested in pursuing a career that allows you to gain knowledge on beauty products and techniques so that you can have the ability to apply them and give someone their best look? Then cosmetology might be a study you can get on board with! Take the following quiz to see if you have what it takes to be a cosmetologist or if you have much more to learn! Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    During an analysis procedure, cleansing milk is applied to the skin using:
    • A. 

      Downward circular motion

    • B. 

      Rounded strong movements

    • C. 

      Upward circular movements

    • D. 

      Outward movements

  • 2. 
    Difference between closed and open comedones is the size of the follicle opening or:
    • A. 

      Scar

    • B. 

      Cuticle

    • C. 

      Ostium

    • D. 

      Cell

  • 3. 
    Exfoliating chemicals that dissolve or loosen dead-cell buildup are:
    • A. 

      Sodium

    • B. 

      Tonic lotions

    • C. 

      Alpha hydroxy acids

    • D. 

      Ammonia hydroxide

  • 4. 
    Oil-absorbing masks that have an exfoliating and astringent effect, making large pores appear smaller are
    • A. 

      Clay based

    • B. 

      Serum based

    • C. 

      Enzyme based

    • D. 

      Astringent based

  • 5. 
    Masks that contain special crystals and dry to plaster like consistency are:
    • A. 

      Alginate masks

    • B. 

      Gel masks

    • C. 

      Medium masks

    • D. 

      Modelage masks

  • 6. 
    A light, continuos, stroking movement applied with the fingers or palms with no pressure
    • A. 

      Effluenge

    • B. 

      Kneading

    • C. 

      Fulling

    • D. 

      Petrissage

  • 7. 
    Every massage should end and start with
    • A. 

      Stroking

    • B. 

      Friction

    • C. 

      Effluange

    • D. 

      Kneading

  • 8. 
    A stimulating form of massage that consists of shot, quick tapping, sapping, and hacking movements is
    • A. 

      Kneading

    • B. 

      Petrissage

    • C. 

      Friction

    • D. 

      Tapotement

  • 9. 
    High frequency machines have mow many electodes?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      None

  • 10. 
    The therapeutic use of oils in skin care products that creates positive ffects on the body, mind, and spirits is:
    • A. 

      Antagonism

    • B. 

      Aromatherapy

    • C. 

      Psychology

    • D. 

      Dermatology

  • 11. 
    Water based foundation is most often used for lighter coverage needs, for skin that is classified as:
    • A. 

      Normal to oily

    • B. 

      Dry to acne prone

    • C. 

      Oil to combination

    • D. 

      Sensitive to dry

  • 12. 
    A thick foundation that is oil based, sold in a jar or tin, and may or may not contain water is
    • A. 

      Pigmented

    • B. 

      Mineral

    • C. 

      Liquid

    • D. 

      Cream

  • 13. 
    A darker shade of eye color makes the natural color of the eye appear
    • A. 

      Lighter

    • B. 

      Darker

    • C. 

      Smaller

    • D. 

      Deeper

  • 14. 
    Any color that is significantly deeper or darker than the clients skin tone is considered a 
    • A. 

      Contour color

    • B. 

      Highlight color

    • C. 

      Base color

    • D. 

      Complementary color

  • 15. 
    When applying mascara to a client, use a mascara wand that is
    • A. 

      Nylon

    • B. 

      Soft

    • C. 

      Disposable

    • D. 

      Comfortable

  • 16. 
    When determining skin color, you must first decide the skin
    • A. 

      Level

    • B. 

      Tone

    • C. 

      Base

    • D. 

      Neutrality

  • 17. 
    The terms cool or warm refer to the skins
    • A. 

      Level

    • B. 

      Hue

    • C. 

      Foundation

    • D. 

      Tone

  • 18. 
    In the consultation area and during the application of makeup, the best light to use is
    • A. 

      Natural light

    • B. 

      Incandescent light

    • C. 

      Warm lights

    • D. 

      Cool lights

  • 19. 
    If a powder foundation is being used, a concealer is applied
    • A. 

      After eye color

    • B. 

      After lipstick

    • C. 

      Before foundation

    • D. 

      After foundation

Back to Top Back to top