107 Multiple choice questions
is a coloring technique that requires two separate procedures in which
the hair is pre lightened before the depositing color is applied?
- What is a role of the alkalizing ingredient in permanent haircolor?
- Predominant tone of a color.
- The unit of measurement used to identify the lightness or darkness of a hair color
- Color obtained by mixing equal parts of two primary colors.
- Intermediate color achieved by mixing a secondary color and its neighboring primary color on the color wheel in equal amounts.
color whose large pigment molecules prevent penetration of the cuticle
layer, allowing only a coating action that may be removed by shampooing.
- To produce a hair color that looks natural, how many primary colors must be present?
- First time the hair is colored.
- Semipermanent colors _________.
- For clients with 80 to 100 percent gray, which hair color is generally most flattering?
- Chemical compounds that lighten hair by dispersing, dissolving, and decolorizing the natural hair pigment.
- "no-lift deposit-only color"; formulated to deposit but not lift natural hair color.
technique that involves taking a narrow, 1/8 inch section of hair by
making a straight part at the scalp, positioning the hair over the foil,
and applying lightener or color.
- The melanin that gives blond and red colors to hair is called _______.
- What is the proper way to write the term that refers to the natural color of hair?
- Professional, salon industry term referring to artificial hair color products and services.
- Colors prepared by combining permanent hair color, hydrogen peroxide, and shampoo.
- Any technique that involves partial lightening or coloring.
agents"; when mixed with an oxidation hair color, supplies the
necessary oxygen gas to develop color molecules and create a change in
- A _____ is a nonammonia color that adds shine and tone to the hair.
- A _______ is a chemical compound that lightens hair by dispersing, dissolving, and decolorizing the natural hair pigment.
- What is the layer of the hair that provides strength and elasticity?
_______ is used to equalize porosity and deposit color in one
application to provide a uniform contributing pigment on pre lightened
- Used to equalize porosity
- Semipermanent hair color on average should last _______.
- In individual hair strands, hair texture is determined by the _______.
haircolors"; haircolors containing metal salts that change hair color
gradually by progressive buildup and exposure to air creating a dull,
- "predisposition test"; test required by the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act for identifying a possible allergy in a client.
- A nonammonia color that adds shine and tone to the hair.
- The strength of a color.
and deposit color at the same time and in a single process because they
are more alkaline than no-lift deposit-only colors and are usually
mixed with a higher-volume developer.
- What is the strongest and only cool primary color?
type of haircolor lightens and deposits color at the same time and in a
single process because it is more alkaline than no-lift deposit-only
colors and is usually mixed with a higher-volume developer?
- System that colorists use to determine the lightness or darkness of a hair color
- Henna is an example of _______.
- When identifying natural levels for a hair color service, your most valuable tool is the _______.
- Determines how the hair will react to the color formula and how long the formula should be left on the hair.
- Hair color levels are arranged on a scale from ________.
- "lowlighting"; technique of coloring strands of hair darker than the natural color.
deposit-only non oxidation hair color that is not mixed with peroxide
and is formulated to last through several shampoos.
- What word is the best choice to use when discussing hair color with clients?
- Colors that are described as sandy or tan are considered _________.
- The natural color of hair.
- "hue"; the balance of color
- Process of treating gray or very resistant hair to allow for better penetration of color.
- If the cuticle is lifted, allowing the hair to take color quickly, the hair is said to have _______.
- Which color will help minimize orange tones in the hair?
is an oxidizing agent that, when mixed with an oxidation hair color,
supplies the necessary oxygen gas to develop the color molecules and
create a change in natural haircolor?
- Temporary color pigment molecules do not penetrate because they are ______.
to recondition damaged, overly porous hair and equalize porosity so
that the hair accepts the color evenly from strand to strand and scalp
- Which type of haircolor penetrates the hair shaft and is formulated to deposit but not lift color?
- A primary and secondary color positioned directly opposite each other on the color wheel.
- Hair type that is difficult for moisture or chemicals to penetrate, and thus requires a longer processing time.
- What are the three forms of hair lighteners.
- Red added to blue-based colors will cause them to appear _______
- Process that lightens and deposits color in the hair in a single application.
technique that involves pulling clean dry strands of hair through a
perforated cap with a thin plastic or metal hook, and then combing them
to remove tangles.
coloring"; a coloring technique requiring two separate procedures in
which the hair is pre lightened before the depositing color is applied
to the hair.
- During the decolorization process, natural hair can go through as many as _____ stages.
technique that involves coloring selected strands of hair by slicing or
weaving out sections, placing them on foil or plastic wrap, applying
lightener or permanent hair color, and then sealing them in the foil or
- The best way to obtain pale blond results is to use ________.
- "undertone"; the varying degrees of warmth exposed during a permanent color or lightening process.
- "quick lighteners"; powdered lighteners that cannot be used directly on the scalp.
- Coloring some of the hair strands lighter than the natural color to add a variety of lighter shades and the illusion of depth.
- System for understanding color relationships
- When performing a patch test, which color should you use?
or decolorizing"; chemical process involving the diffusion of the
natural hair color pigment or artificial hair color from the hair.
_______ is a test performed to determine how the hair will react to the
color formula and how long the formula should be left on the hair.
- Combination of natural hair color that contains both pheomelanin and eumelanin
- Contain small, uncolored dyes that combine with hydrogen peroxide to form larger, permanent dye molecules within the cortex.
- To provide maximum lift in a one-process color service, most high-lift colors require ________.
- Hair that has previously received a color service will have _______.
- What is the standard hydrogen peroxide volume?
- Common way to describe a hair color service that adds shine and color to the hair.
- Visible line separating colored hair from new growth.
- Hair color tones can be described as __________.
- When hair is blue, it is recommended that you use ______ to balance it
- Measures the concentration and strength of hydrogen peroxide.
- powdered persiflage salts added to hair color to increase its lightening ability.
- Pure or fundamental colors (red, yellow, and blue) that cannot be created by combining other colors.
- Under-lightened hair is likely to appear to have more _____ than the intended color.
colors containing metal salts that change hair color gradually by
progressive buildup and exposure to air, creating a dull, metallic
appearance, are called _______.
of equal parts of a prepared permanent color mixture and shampoo used
the last five minutes and worked through the hair to refresh the ends.
- During a hair color consultation, you should ________.
is used to recondition damaged overly porous hair and equalize porosity
so that the hair accepts the color evenly from strand to strand and
form scalp to ends?
- Lighteners that can be used directly on the scalp by mixing the lightener with activators.
- A _______ color is achieved by mixing a secondary color and its neighboring primary color.
- On a lightener retouch, new growth is lightened ______.
- Part of the hair shaft between the scalp and the hair that has been previously colored.
- Selecting ______ base colors creates brighter colors.
- Depending on the level of color, equal proportions of the primary colors will produce _________.
demipermanent, and permanent haircolor products that are used primarily
on pre lightened hair to achieve pale and delicate colors.
- Which type of color adds subtle color results?
- Which type of melanin lends black and brown colors to hair?
- What is the medium primary color?
- "vegetable haircolors"; colors, such as henna, obtained from the leaves or bark of plants.
- "free-form technique"; painting a lightener directly onto clean, styled hair.
agent that, when mixed with an oxidation hair color, supplies the
necessary oxygen gas to develop the color molecules and create a change
in natural hair color.
- Equalize porosity and deposit color in one application to provide a uniform contributing pigment on pre lightened hair.
_______ consistency provides the best control during the application of
lightener as part of a double-process hair coloring service.
technique in which selected strands are picked up from a narrow section
of hair with a zigzag motion of the comb, and lightener or color is
applied only to these strands
- A release statement is NOT _________.
- First step of double-process hair coloring, used to lift or lighten the natural pigment before the application of toner.
- To cover unpigmented hair in a salt-and-pepper client, the color formulation should be ______.
- When hair is violet, it is recommended that you use ______ to balance it.
- Overlapping color can cause breakage and create a sign of roots or ________.