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A clean salon promotes clients':
A. Germs
B. Color
C. Confidence
D. Retail Purchases
C. Confidence
Federal and state regulations require salons to protect against:
A. Lawsuits
B. Spread of germs
C. Chapped hands
D. Disinfected implements
B. Spread of germs
Dirts, oils, and microbes are also known as:
A. Contaminants
B. Sanitizers
C. Spores
D. Viruses
A. Contaminants
Some states and provinces prohibit the use of ______ procedures in the salon.
A. Sterilized
B. Invasive
C. Sanitation
D. State of the art
B. Invasive
Sterilization of the skin will quickly:
A. Render it soft and pliable
B. Render it cleansed and smooth
C. Make it more porous
D. Destroy it
D. Destroy it
OSHA stands for:
A. Occupational Standards of Health Association
B. Occupations of Safety and Health Agency
C. Occupational Safety and Health Administration
D. Oversight of Safety and Health Administration
C. Occupational Safety and Health Administration
________ is a higher level of decontamination which is second only to sterilization.
A. Sanitation
B. Fumigation
C. Disinfection
D. Extermination
C. Disinfection
Substances used to kill microbes on contaminated tools and other nonliving surfaces are:
A. Disinfectants
B. Antiseptics
C. Styptics
D. Virucides
A. Disinfectants
Disinfectant should be stored in containers that have been:
A. Sterilized
B. Labeled
C. Recycled
D. Opened
B. Labeled
To significantly reduce the number of pathogens found on the surface is to:
A. Disinfect
B. Sanitize
C. Launder
D. Sterilize
B. Sanitize
A safe and fast disinfectant is:
A. Air fresheners
B. Quats
C. Corrosive
D. Rusty
B. Quats
A safe and fast disinfectant is:
A. Air fresheners
B. Quats
C. Corrosive
D. Rusty
B. Quats
99% isopropyl alcohol equals the same strength as ___% ethyl alcohol.
A. 50%
B. 70%
C. 65%
D. 45%
B. 70%
Quats is a short term for the salon disinfectant known as:
A. Quaternary antiseptic compounds
B. Quaternary antiseptic solutions
C. Quaternary ammonium compounds
D. Quaternary ammonium treatments
C. Quaternary ammonium compounds
Most quat solutions disinfect implements in ____ minutes.
A. 5-10
B. 15-20
C. 20-30
D. 10-15
D. 10-15
Which of the following terms indicate contaminated implements:
A. Antiseptic
B. Asepsis
C. Sepsis
D. Disinfectant
C. Sepsis
A hospital level disinfectant will killl harmful bacteria and destroy:
A. Cigarette smoke
B. Fungus
C. Split ends
D. Spores
B. Fungus
To avoid spreading pathogens, never touch a clients':
A. Head
B. Hand
C. Back
D. Open wound
D. Open wound
A disinfectant that can corrode tools and dull sharp edges is:
A. Hand wipes
B. Aerosol
C. Alcohol
D. Too strong
C. Alcohol
A disinfectant no longer considered safe for salon use is:
A. Lysol
B. Soap
C. Formalin
D. Hot water
C. Formalin
The federal government agence that must approve disinfectants is:
A. SPCA
B. EPA
C. OSHA
D. NIH
B. EPA
An example of sanitation is:
A. Boiling implements
B. An autoclave
C. Washing your hands
D. A bead sterilizer
C. Washing your hands
The lowest level of decontamination is:
A. Disinfection
B. Sanitation or sanitization
C. Sterilization
D. Infection control
B. Sanitation or sanitization
The level of decontamination that destroys bacterial spores is:
A. Sanitation
B. Disinfection
C. Sterilization
D. Contaminating
C. Sterilization
When a client is accidentally cut with a sharp implement, use:
A. Disinfection
B. Alcohol
C. Quats
D. Antiseptic
D. Antiseptic
What is the first step when disinfecting clippies and rollers?
A. Remove hair
B. Soak in water
C. Wash with formalin
D. Submerge in quats
A. Remove hair