Brazilian Bikini Waxing
A waxing technique that requires the removal of all the hair from the front and the back of the bikini area.
Substance, usually a caustic alkali preparation, used for the temporary removal of superfluous hair by dissolving it at the skin surface level.
Health Screening Form
A questionnaire that discloses all medications, both topical and oral, along with any known skin disorders or allergies that might affect treatment.
"hypertrichosis"; growth of an unusual amount of hair on parts of the body normally bearing only downy hair, such as the faces of women or the backs of men.
Laser Hair Removal
Permanent hair removal treatment in which a laser beam is pulsed on the skin, impairing the hair growth.
"intense pulsed light"; permanent hair removal treatment that uses intense light to destroy the growth cells of the hair follicles.
Temporary hair removal method that involves twisting and rolling cotton thread along the surface of the skin, entwining the hair in the thread, and lifting it from the follicle.
Both oral and topical
During the client consultation, all clients should complete a questionnaire that discloses ________ medications.
darker than the surrounding skin
An absolute requirement for laser hair removal is that the hair being removed must be _________.
In the nape area, the most common form of hair removal is usually performed using _______.
If redness or swelling occurs after a waxing treatment, soothe the skin with the application of _______ and cool compresses.
An advantage of sugar waxing is that it can be used to remove hair as short as _______ long.
a lotion designed to dissolve wax
If hot wax lands on the client in an area you do not wish to treat, you should remove it with __________.
Which method of hair removal temporarily removes superfluous hair by dissolving it at the skin surface level?
7 to 10 minutes
When performing a patch test for a depilatory, how long should you leave it on the skin?
Electrolysis involves the administration of an electric current with a _______.