Flashcards in Electricity & Facial Machines Deck (36):
The most common magnifying lamp magnification
If you maintain your magnifying lamp properly, approximately how long will it last?
What color is dehydrated skin when viewed under the Wood's Lamp?
What color is normal, healthy skin when viewed under the Wood's Lamp?
How many times should a brush machine be used on each area of the face?
3x for about 3-5 seconds
What is the most important machine used in esthetics?
How far is the steamer kept from the face when using steam during a facial?
What do mineral deposits look like on the steamer?
white or yellow crusty film on the heating element
What can the vacuum machine be used in place of during a facial?
massage (but not recommended, as the massage portion of the facial is the most relaxing for the client)
How should the vacuum machine be used on client's skin?
moisten or dampen skin and use slow horizontal movements
The two most common type of electrodes used with the galvanic machine
flat and roller
What type of solution can be used for desincrustation during anaphoresis?
baking soda and water or a -pH product
What effect does cataphoresis have on the skin?
calming and soothing
How does high frequency benefit the skin?
oxygenates, relaxation, increases cell metabolism, oxygenates, gives a warm and relaxing sensation
What color is the large mushroom electrode of the high frequency machine?
Is rubber a good insulator or a good conductor?
Name some items that use direct current
flashlight, cell phone, cordless trimmers, handheld microcurrent
Name items that use alternating current
steamer, magnifying lamp, towel cabinet
What is the unit of measurement for the AMOUNT of electric current
How many is kilo? How many watts in a kilowatt
kilo is 1000 so there are 1000 watts in a kilowatt
List some safety measure to remember when using electrical equipment
do not use too many plugs in 1 outlet
read instructions carefully before use
do not twist or bend cords
unplug items when not in use
do not use cords that or frayed or damaged
What color indicates cathode and anode
what does anaphoresis do
stimulates the nerves
what are benefits if tesla high-frequency current
who holds the electrode with the indirect method of high-frequency
What are characteristics of short wavelengths
high frequency, less penetrating, more energy, more waves per length
what light combines all visible rays of light on the spectrum
what are benefits of LED light
increase skin circulation
What color LED improves elastrin production
What color LED reduces hyperpigmentation
What is the diopter most commonly used in esthetic magnifying lamps
How long will a magnifying lamp last if properly maintained
How many times should you use the brush machine on each area of the face
3 times of about 3-5 seconds
What kind of solution can be used for desincrustation fluid for anaphoresis
baking soda and water
What does cataphorsis do
calms and soothes nerve endings