Exam Review for Cosmetology chapter 1 History and Career Opportunities

Flashcard maker : Robert Lollar
Which of the following civilizations was the first to infuse essential oils from the leaves, bark, and blossoms of plants for use as perfumes and for purification purposes?
the Egyptians
The ancient _______were the first to cultivate beauty in an extravagant fashion.
Egyptians
During the Middle Ages, women wore colored makeup on their
lips
In ancient Rome, haircolor was used by women to indicate:
class in society
Archaeologists believe that the practices of haircutting and hairstyling began sometime during the:
the Ice age
During the _____women commonly used henna to add color to their lips and cheeks
Egyptian era
A _____provides a connection between salons and their staff and the rest of the beauty industry by providing information about new products, new trends, and new techniques
distributor sales consultant
In order to get experience providing hairstyling services on film and TV sets, you should be prepared to_____for a period of time
volunteer
To be a successful salon manager, you must have an aptitude for math and accounting and understand:
marketing
The curling iron was invented by
Marcel Grateau
The innovator who produced and sold makeup to movie stars that would not cake or crack under hot movie lights was:
Max Factor
In 2003,______ introduced the first consumeroriented DVD to the professional salon industry in order to speak directly to the consumer
Sebastian International
The individual credited with coining the term day spa is:
Noel DeCaprio
The beauty icon who turned the hairstyling world on its ear with revolutionary geometric cuts was:
Vidal Sassoon
The art and science of beautifying and
improving the nails, skin and hair is:
Cosmetology
In 3000 B.C., the first recorded use of a
haircoloring agent was the use of:
Henna
Hairdressing was an art during the time of the
_____ for those who wore elaborate wigs and
head dresses
Middle Ages
What color hair did the Roman women of
Upper Class have?
Red
What color hair did the Roman women of
Middle Class have?
Blond
What color hair did the Roma women of
Lower Class have?
Black

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