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When using sodium hydroxide, protect the client's scalp with:
petroleum cream
The action of a sodium hydroxide relaxer causes the hair to:
soften and swell
The chemical often required in addition to the chemical relaxer is:
A product used to protect over-porous or slightly damaged hair from being over-processed on any part of the hair shaft is the:
To predetermine the results of a chemical relaxing treatment, it may be necessary to take a:
strand test
If the hair is damaged by hot-comb straightening, tinting, or lightening, the stylist should:
refuse to give the relaxer until conditioning treatments are given
A factor that affects the processing time of a chemical relaxer is:
hair porosity
The scalp and skin are protected from possible burns when using a hair relaxer by applying:
a base
After the hair has been processed with a sodium hydroxide relaxer and before the shampoo, the hair should be thoroughly:
Before applying a thio relaxer, the hair may require:
a pre-shampoo
The relaxer cream is applied near the scalp last because processing is accelerated in this area by:
body heat
Combing tangles roughly from the hair after a chemical relaxing treatment may cause hair:
The test that determines the hair's degree of elasticity is known as the ______ test.
The best type of shampoo to use after the chemical relaxer is a:
neutralizing shampoo
After a chemical relaxing treatment, a hair conditioner is applied:
before styling the hair
When analyzing hair condition, it is necessary to evaluate the hair's porosity, texture, and:
The two commonly used methods of chemical hair relaxing are the thio method and the _____________ method.
sodium hydroxide
A hair relaxing treatment should be avoided when an examination shows the presence of:
scalp abrasions
Hair porosity refers to the ability of the hair to:
absorb moisture
Hair elasticity refers to the ability of the hair to:
stretch and return
Hair texture refers to the hair's:
coarseness or fineness
The three general methods for applying chemical hair relaxer are the comb method, the brush method, and:
the finger method
To check relaxer processing, press a strand to the scalp, if the hair "beads" from the scalp,:
continue to process
A blow-out style is a combination or hairstyling and:
chemical straightening
An implement needed to perform a chemical blow-out is a:
blow dryer
When performing a chemical blow-out, the important consideration is that the hair must not be:
The natural oils removed by the relaxer are replaced by:
Soft-curl permanent waving is a method of:
permanent waving over curly hair
A soft-curl permanent should not be given to hair that is:
relaxed with sodium hydroxide
Thio gel or cream, used in giving a soft-curl perm, is applied to the hair in order to:
soften the hair for wrapping
In order to arrange the curl pattern, the rods selected for a soft-curl permanent should be:
at least 2 times larger than the natural curl
In order to achieve good curl formation, the hair should circle the rod at least:
2 1/2 times
When giving a soft-curl perm, apply thio until all hair on rods is thoroughly saturated, then:
replace saturated cotton
After properly neutralizing a soft-curl perm, it is important to:
remove rods carefully
After a soft-curl perm, an ________ may be used to maintain the sheen of the hair.