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Flashcards in Complexion Types and Materials Deck (27):
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  • Age
  • Gender
  • Health
  • Exposure to the elements
  • Genetics

Complexion Color is Influenced by:

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Applies to each race.

Types of complexions

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  • Light
  • Medium
  • Dark

Classification of Complexions

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African/Black

  • Some complexions are almost as light as the fairest caucasion.
  • Others are almost as dark as carbon black

Greatest range of complexion

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Regardless of racial origin, we all have the same number of ______.

Melanocytes

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  • Reddish
  • Yellowish
  • Brownish

Variations of Each Complexion Type

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Florid or ruddy

Reddish

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Sallow

Yellowish

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Swarthy or dusky

Brownish

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Must be concealed with opaque cosmetics.

Deviations from normal complexion types

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Addison's disease, Hodgkin's disease, Tuberculosis, Uremic poisoning, etc.

Bronze

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Blood discoloration

Purple

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Jaundice

Deep Yellow

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Putrefaction, strong fluid on a jaundice case.

Green

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From embalming fluid- especially evident in African American people (or people of dark complexions)

Gray

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Extreme dehydration

Yellow- Brown

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Exhibits a constant flow of color variatons.

Normal Skin

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Look artificial

Heavy Cosmetics

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Should be artificailly reinstated to achieve a life-like apperance.

Variations

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Forehead may be darker than face.

African-American

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Forehead is lighter than the face.

Caucasion

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With each race, these are not the same color as the face.

Hands

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Are not identical in color.

Mucous Membranes

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Redness of the mucous membranes is only seen near the line of closure.

African American

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The upper mucous membrane is less red than the lower.

Caucasion

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Cool color area (shaded)

Temples

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Is in the shadow so no treatment is necessary.

Neck