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  1. nail creamDesigned to seal the surface of the skin.

          

  2. Wooden PusherA wooden stick used to remove cuticle tissue from the nail plate, to clean under the free edge of the nail, or to apply products.

          

  3. plastic or metal spatulaThe act of causing tiny unseen openings in the skin that can allow entry by pathogenic microbes.

          

  4. Nail CreamsBarrier products that contain ingredients designed to seal the surface and hold subdermal moisture in the skin.

          

  5. Protein HardenersA combination of clear polish and protein, such as collagen

          

  6. Fine-grit abrasives240 grit and higher abrasives designed for buffing, polishing, and removing very fine scratches.

          

  7. work more quickly and are better solventsCompared to non-acetone removers, acetone removers ________.

          

  8. Dimethyl urea hardenersA hardener that adds cross-links to the natural nail plate. Unlike hardeners containing formaldehyde, DMU does not cause adverse skin reactions.

          

  9. 20 minutesReusing implements without properly cleaning and disinfecting them is against the law in _____.

          

  10. one base coat, two coats of polish, and one top coatNail hardeners can be applied ______.

          

  11. file preppingRubbing a file across the sharp edge of another file to prepare it for use.

          

  12. NipperThe best terry cloth towels for use in a personal service are _____.

          

  13. reduce brittlenessNail conditioners are primarily used to _______.

          

  14. squovalThe _____ nail is a conservative shape that is thought to be attractive on most women's hands.

          

  15. all statesReusing implements without properly cleaning and disinfecting them is against the law in _____.

          

  16. twoThe _____ nail is a conservative shape that is thought to be attractive on most women's hands.

          

  17. Metal PusherA reusable implement, made of stainless steel; it should not be used to push back the eponychium but can be used to gently scrape cuticle tissue from the natural nail plate.

          

  18. Pointed NailNail shape suited to thin hands with long fingers and narrow nail beds. The nail is tapered and longer than usual to emphasize and enhance the slender appearance of the hand.

          

  19. Nail ClippersProducts designed to absorb into the nail plate to increase flexibility and into the surrounding skin to soften.

          

  20. Disposable Implements"multiuse implements"; implements that are generally stainless steel because they must be properly cleaned and disinfected between clients.

          

  21. ovalThe _____ nail is a conservative shape that is thought to be attractive on most women's hands.

          

  22. Service SetsMethod of massage incorporating various strokes that manipulate or press one layer of tissue over another.

          

  23. parallel to the sidewallsWhen applying an iridescent or frosted polish, you must use strokes that are _________.

          

  24. Square nailA nail shape with a square free edge that is rounded off at the corner edges.

          

  25. 16 to 21 inchesA standard manicuring table is usually _______ wide.

          

  26. buffing and polishingRubbing a file across the sharp edge of another file to prepare it for use.

          

  27. whiteThe best terry cloth towels for use in a personal service are _____.

          

  28. Blended oilsCommonly added to products such as body lotion and masks.

          

  29. MicrotraumaThe act of causing tiny unseen openings in the skin that can allow entry by pathogenic microbes.

          

  30. effleurageA conservative nail shape that is thought to be attractive on most women's hands. It is similar to a squoval nail with even more rounded corners.

          

  31. ParaffinMethod of massage incorporating various strokes that manipulate or press one layer of tissue over another.

          

  32. remove implements from disinfectant solutionsThe wooden pusher is NOT used to ________.

          

  33. 40 to 60 wattA slightly tapered nail shape; it usually extends just a bit past the fingertip.

          

  34. over 90 percentSoap is known to remove _____ of pathogenic microbes from the hands, when hand washing is performed properly.

          

  35. ImplementsTools used to perform nail services. They can be reusable or disposable.

          

  36. tapotementTools used to perform nail services. They can be reusable or disposable.

          

  37. fully covered by a fresh, clean towelSoap is known to remove _____ of pathogenic microbes from the hands, when hand washing is performed properly.

          

  38. should extend just a bit past the fingertipThe round nail _______________.

          

  39. a lidDisinfection containers must have _____.

          

  40. Squoval nailA nail shape with a square free edge that is rounded off at the corner edges.

          

  41. Medium-grit abrasives180 to 240 grit abrasives that are used to smooth and refine surfaces and shorten natural nails.

          

  42. glovesWhat is NOT kept in a supply tray?

          

  43. frictionA petroleum by-product that has excellent sealing properties to hold moisture in the skin.

          

  44. Lower-grit abrasivesBoards and buffers less than 180 grit that quickly reduce the thickness of any surface.

          

  45. Paraffin waxa petroleum by-product that holds moisture in the skin

          

  46. Scope of PracticeRubbing a file across the sharp edge of another file to prepare it for use.

          

  47. Essential OilsProducts designed to absorb into the nail plate to increase flexibility and into the surrounding skin to soften.

          

  48. Reusable Implements"single-use implements"; implements that cannot be reused and must be thrown away after a single use.

          

  49. Nail OilsBarrier products that contain ingredients designed to seal the surface and hold subdermal moisture in the skin.

          

  50. cuticle removerRubbing a file across the sharp edge of another file to prepare it for use.

          

  51. both nail and skin careA reusable implement used to shorten the nail plate quickly and efficiently.

          

  52. either before the base coat or as a top coatNail hardeners can be applied ______.

          

  53. Round nailA conservative nail shape that is thought to be attractive on most women's hands. It is similar to a squoval nail with even more rounded corners.

          

  54. Oval NailA conservative nail shape that is thought to be attractive on most women's hands. It is similar to a squoval nail with even more rounded corners.

          

  55. hyperpigmentationMethod of massage incorporating various strokes that manipulate or press one layer of tissue over another.