Salon Fundamentals Chapter 11 - Wigs and Hair Additions

which of the following hair types are most often used to construct human hair wigs?

Asian and European

the type of human hair wig that is generally the most expensive is:


generally hair from India is wavy and hair from Asia is:


the formulation of synthetic wigs is based on what type of product?


human hair strands will produce which of the following results when undergoing a match test?

burn slowly

why are human hair wigs more expensive?

supply of human hair is limited

which type of wig is available in several sizes and is most often handmade?

capless wig

which of the following is NOT a characteristic of a capless wig?

consists of an elasticized mesh-fiber base

which of the following wig types stimulates natural hair growth and creates a natural look?


which type of wig is difficult to style because the direction of the hair is determined by the position in which the weft is sewn to the cap?

machine made

using a combination of hand-tied and machine made processes results in which of the following wig types?

semi-hand tied

two methods used to cover the client's hair when putting on a wig are the hair wrap and which of the following?

wig cap

which of the following terms identifies the process of sizing a wig?


dart alterations of a wig are made vertically to:

remove width in the nape area

how do you shorten a wig from the front to the nape?

make a tuck

how often should human hair wigs be cleaned if worn frequently?

every 2-4 weeks

after initial preparation with a toothbrush or cotton ball, hand-tied wigs should be cleaned:

on a block

liquid dry shampoo should be used to clean:

human hair wigs

coloring procedures used on human hair wigs or hairpieces can include all of the following EXCEPT:

high level (lighter) oxidative

in addiction to chemically treating hair prior to being used for human hair wigs, it is often:

decolorized and bleached

what is the purpose of thinning hair near the base of a wig?

decreases bulk

which of the following techniques would be recommended for use at the front hairline to produce a more natural-looking result?


which of the following wig types has the advantage of a pre-set curl pattern?

synthetic fiber

which hair addition is made up of hair fibers 6 inches or less in length attached to a round-shaped, flat base?


what is a hairpiece with a base that covers the crown, occipital and nape area called?


a hairpiece worn by men to cover bald or thinning hair spots, particularly on top of the head is called a:


which type of hairpiece allows the client's hair to be used for blending purposes?


a hair addition is attached to which portion of the client's own hair?


which of the following methods describes attaching hair fiber to the clients hair by using a special adhesive?


what is the hair addition method that uses a bonding agent activated by a heating element to affix loose hair fiber to small sections of the client's own hair?