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1

the technical term that refers to the overgrowth of hair on the body is

hypertrichosis

2

the two major categories of the hair removal are:

temporary and permanent

3

client questionaries used for hair removal services should contain information about client medications and what?

allergies and skin disorders

4

a hair removal service should not be performed on clients taking a medication containing what?

retin- A

5

facial waxing should not be performed on clients with the condition of what?

rosacea

6

hair removal by means of an electric current that destroys the growth cells of the hair is what'?

electrolysis

7

intense light used to destroy the growth cells of the hair follicle is a method of hair removal called what?

photoepilation

8

a method of hair removal using a beam pulsed on the skin that requires specialized training is what?

laser hair removal

9

the natural arch of the eyebrow or the curved line of the eye socket follows what bone

orbital

10

to soften brows, saturate pledgets or towel with what?

warm water

11

when tweezing , the skin should be held taut and hair pulled using a quick motion:

in the direction of hair growth

12

which of the following is an appropriate hair removal procedure for underarms : wax, depilatory, tweezing or all of the above

wax

13

the thick epilator that does not require the use of fabric strips for removal is what?

cold wax

14

for waxing to be effective, the hair should be at lease how long?

one inch

15

to prevent contact with any possible blood borne pathogens during a hair removal treatment use what?

disposable gloves

16

wax that may cause an allergic reaction and should be patch tested is what

beeswax

17

prior to application, the temperature of the heated wax should be tested on what?

the wrist

18

heated wax should be spread in a thin coat using what?

a wooden applicator

19

wax applied to an area should be removed using a what?

fabric strip

20

remains wax residue can be safely removed for the skin with a gentle what?

wax remover

21

to avoid contaminating wax, the applicator used on each client should be inserted into the wax how many times

once

22

the direction in which the fabric strips used in hair removal treatments should be removed is what?

opposite hair growth

23

a temporary hair removal method involving cotton thread manipulated and rolled along the surface of the skin is what?

threading

24

an effective epilator treatment that uses a thick paste easily removed wit water is

sugaring

25

excessive growth or cover of the hair especially in women

hirsutism

26

removes the hair from the bottom of the follicle

epliator

27

waxing techniques that requires the removal of all the hair from the front and back of the bikini area

brazillian bikini waxing

28

removes superfluous hair by dissolving it at the skins surface level

depilatory