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A tinted base makeup that is used to color or even out skin tones is a:
One of the newest trends in makeup is a powder form of foundation, which is
mineral powder
Foundation is available in formulas of liquid, stick, and:
cream and mineral powder
Liquid and cream forms of foundation are a mixture of water and oil with coloring agents called:
Water-based foundation is most often used for lighter coverage needs, for skin that is classified as:
oily to combination
A thick foundation that is oil-based, sold in a jar or tin, and may or may not contain water is:
Makeup should be blended onto the skin using:
disposable sponges
Thick, heavy types of foundations that are used to hide dark circles, splotches, and other imperfections are:
Color that is added to the cheeks to add a natural looking glow is:
Lipstick when applied properly should be even on both sides of the mouth and:
Cosmetics applied on the eyelids to accentuate or contour them are called:
A darker shade of eye color makes the natural color of the eye appear:
Eye shadow that is lighter then the client’s skin tone is considered:
Any color that is significantly deeper or darker than the client’s skin tone is considered a:
contour color
According to the American Medial Association, eye pencils should never be used on the:
inner rim of eyes
Eye pencils and sharpeners should be sanitized:
after each use
A cosmetic preparation used to darken, define, and thicken eyelashes is:
When applying mascara to a client, use a mascara wand that is
Heavy makeup in a solid mass and applied with a moistened cosmetic sponge is:
Makeup brushes can be cleaned with a brush solvent or:
gentle shampoo
The metal ring that keeps the bristles and handle of a brush together is the:
Vital to effective makeup applications is a strong understanding of:
color theory
A color that is formed by mixing equal parts of a secondary color and its neighboring primary color is a:
tertiary color
Three main factors to consider when choosing colors for a client are:
skin, eye, and hair colors
When determining skin color, you must first decide the skin:
The terms cool or warm refer to the skin’s:
No matter how light or dark the skin is, a neutral skin tone contains equal elements of:
warm and cool
In the consultation area and during the application of makeup, the best light to use is:
natural light
Cleansing cream and lotions should be removed from the container using:
a spatula
The testing of foundation color should be done on the client’s:
If a powder foundation is being used, a concealer is applied:
before foundation
The use of shadows (dark shades and colors) is used to:
subdue prominent features
The well-proportioned facial shape considered the ideal shape is:
When learning corrective makeup techniques, the face is divided into three:
horizontal sections
The facial shape that is usually broader in proportion to its length is the:
round face
A jaw that is wider than the forehead characterizes the:
pear-shaped face
To avoid the transfer of foundation onto a client’s clothing, set the foundation using:
translucent powder
The ideal eyebrow shape is drawn in:
three lines
Eyelash hairs on a strip that are applied using an adhesive are:
band lashes
The procedure of applying individual eyelashes directly on the client’s own lashes at the base is referred to as:
eye tabbing