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Canities is the technical term for?

What is gray hair.

100

A scalp condition characterized by red papules or spots at the opening of hair follicles is _______.

What is tinea capitis.

100

Hair texture refers to the  _________ of the hair.

What is thickness or diameter.

100

Hair that forms a circular pattern is called a ______.

What is hair whorl.

100

Name 3 types a scalp disorders are characterized by.

What is bacterial, fungal, and parasitic.

200

What type of hair is caused by the absence of melanin?

What is canities.

200

When a client exhibits signs of _____, salon services should be limited to referring the client to a physician for medical treatment.

What is scabies.

200

The number of individual hair strands on one square inch of the scalp indicates hair________.

What is density.

200

What is hair flowing in the same direction, resulting from follicles sloping in the same direction?

What is hair stream.

200

What is the technical term for head lice?

What is pediculosis capitis.

300

The technical term for split ends is _______.

What is trichoptilosis.

300

What contagious condition is caused by head lice?

What is pediculosis capitis.

300

Hair with low porosity is considered ________.

What is resistant.

300

________ is due to a particular pattern of hair stream on the forehead.

What is a cowlick.

300

What is the technical term for hair loss?

What is alopecia?

400

The technical term for hair that is in a dry, brittle condition with modular swellings along the hair shaft is________?

What is trichorrhexis nodosa.

400

Wat is the technical term for a boil - an acute, localized bacterial infection of the hair follicle that produces constant pain?

What is furuncle.

400

The strength of the side bonds that hold the hair's individual fibers in place is indicated by hair _____.

What is a elasticity.

400

_____ hair is caused from an inactive sebaceous gland.

What is dry hair.

400

What are the 2 types of alopecia areata

What is alopecia totalis  and alopecia universalis.

500

Monilethrix is the technical term for______.

What is beaded hair.

500

What term refers to an infection of the hair follicles frequently caused by staphylococcus or other bacteria?

What is folliculitis.

500
Hair texture is classified as ...............................
What is coarse, medium or fine
500

Hair that is characterized by a greasy build up on the scalp and an oily coating on the hair are usually caused by improper shampooing or and overactive sebaceous gland.

What is oily hair.

500

When babies are born vellus hair is called?

What is lanugo.

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