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  1. Which type of tissue gives smoothness and contour to the body and provides a protective cushion?
  2. To keep your body healthy, you must be sure that what you eat ______.
  3. The layer of the epidermis also known as the basal cell layer is the _____.
  4. Healthy skin is: ______
  5. What is an inflamed pimple containing pus?
  6. A ______ is a physician who specializes in diseases and disorders of the skin, hair, and nails.
  7. Emotional stress and hormone imbalances can increase the flow of _____.
  8. The epidermis is the ______ layer of the skin.
  9. Skin gets its strength, form, and flexibility from _____.
  10. Clear, transparent layer of the epidermis under the stream corneum.
  11. Small, cone-shaped elevations at the bottom of the hair follicles are ______.
  12. What is the coiled base of the sudoriferous gland?
  13. What is the outer layer of the epidermis?
  14. What is a small, round elevation on the skin that contains no fluid but may develop pus?
  15. Fatty tissue found below the dermis is _____ tissue.
  16. "blackhead" ; hair follicle filled with keratin and sebum.
  17. Which vitamin accelerates the skin's healing processing and is vitally important in fighting the aging process?
  18. Helps protect the skin from the harmful effects of the sun's UV light.
  19. The sudoriferous glands do NOT ______.
  20. What is the layer of the epidermis that is composed of cells filled with keratin?
  21. The appropriate amount of water that a person should drink each day is determined by the person's ______.
  22. One of the best ways to follow a healthy diet is to read ______.
  23. Basic sensations such as touch, pain, heat, cold, and pressure are registered by ______.
  24. It is ______ for a cosmetologist to completely remove a client's callus in the salon.
  25. Cells that produce the dark skin pigment called melanin.
  26. The layer directly beneath the epidermis is the ______.
  27. What glands are not an appendage of the skin?
  28. What are nerves that regulate the secretion of perspiration and sebum?
  29. The layer of the epidermis where the process of skin cell shedding is the ______.
  30. Which nerve fibers are distributed to the arrestor pili muscles attached to the hair follicles?
  31. Thickening of the skin caused by continued, repeated pressure on any part of the skin, especially the hands and feet.
  32. Vitamin pills are considered ______.
  33. What is the fatty or oily secretion that lubricates the skin and preserves the softness of the hair?
  34. The scalp has larger and deeper ______ than the skin on the rest of the body.
  35. The USDA recommends that people eat ______.
  36. To function correctly, the body needs what 6 things?
  37. Cells that are almost dead and pushed to the surface to replace cells are shed from the:______
  38. Small epidermal structures with nerve endings that are sensitive to touch and pressure.
  39. Correctly identify the layers of the skin and fat from the outermost layer to the innermost layer.
  40. The amount and type of pigment produced by an individual is determined primarily by his or her _____.
  41. Lack of water is the principal cause of ______.