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What three effects do facials have if given regularly on the clients skin?

Tone
Texture
Appearance

1

What type of fibrous tissues produce all bodily movements?

Muscles

2

List seven things that will stimulate muscle tissue

Massage
Electric current
Light rays
Heat Rays
Moist heat
Nerve impulses
Chemicals

3

Which type of muscles of the head face and neck are affected by massage

Voluntary

4

Where do the nerves originate

The brain

5

Where are the nerves located

Though out the body

6

What stimuli on the skin causes relaxation

Heat or moist heat

7

What stimuli on the skin causes skin to contract

Motor point

8

How many pairs of cranial nerves are there

12

9

List the three types of nerves

Motory
Sensory
Mixed

10

Which three cranial nerves are effected by massage

Fifth
Seventh
Eleventh

11

What is the largest of the cranial nerves

Fifth -or- trifacial/trigeminal

12

What is the chief motor nerve of the face

Seventh ( facial )

13

Which cranial affects the muscles of the back and faces

Eleventh (accessory)

14

List five reasons why massage should never be recommended

Inflammation of the skin
Severe skin lesions
Pus-containing pimples
High blood pressure
Skin infection

15

A what is a point on the skin over a muscle where pressure or stimulation will cause contraction of that muscle

Motor point

16

When should the pressure be applied during massage

On the upward swing of the movement

17

What movement is used for its soothing and relaxing

Effleurage

18

Which type of movement is done with light or no pressure in a slow rhythmic manner

Effleurage

19

Which part of the finger should not bruised during massage

End of fingertips

20

What movement is used for its deeper stimulation of the muscles

Petrissage

21

Massage movements should always be directed towards the what of the muscle to avoid damage to the tissue

Origin

22

What is a deep rubbing movement that has an influence on the circulation and glandular activity of the skin

Friction

23

What is a tapping slapping or hacking movement that is most stimulating

Percussion or tapotement

24

List the 3 electrical appliances used for facial and scalp massage

Vibrators
High frequency applicators
Infrared or uv lamps, and white or colored bulbs

25

Which type of high-frequency current is used for scalp and facial treatments

Violet Ray

26

When using the high frequency current the client must not come in contact with what

Any metal

27

When using the high frequency current avoid skin or scalp lotions containing

Alcohol

28

List 5 conditions that the high frequency current would be used for

Stimulating blood circulation
Increasing glandular activity
Aids in elimination and absorption
Increases metabolism
Germicidal action occurs during use

29

List 4 conditions when you should not use the vibrator

Weakness of heart
Fever
Abscesses
Inflammation