Why is it important to give the correct aftercare advice?
To make the salon more profitable
To make the client book you again
To ensure the client does not complain
To ensure the client knows what to do and does not experience any contra actions
Why is a course of treatments recommended?
So the client feels you know what you are doing
So the client gets the most benefit and the treatment is effective
One treatment will not do anything
It makes more profit for the salon
Which of the following lifestyle recommendations should you make to your client?
Eat only fruit and vegetables, drink more water, get more sleep
Drink more tea, cut down on smoking and only eat meat 4 days a week
What the client does is normally fine and no advice is needed
Cut down on smoking, drink plenty of water, eat a healthy diet and try relaxation techniques
What should the client avoid after Indian Head massage?
A drinking water and eating
Strenuous exercise and carrying heavy shopping
Sitting down and baths
Warm showers and relaxing
What products could the client use after treatment at home?
They must not use anything
Ionised gels, scalp brushes and conditioner
Hair treatments, scalp brushes and oils
Mustard seed oil, shampoo and conditioner
Why is effective breathing needed for the client?
It helps her clear her mind
There is no reason for this it just looks professional
It helps you see if she has asthma
It relaxes the client and more oxygen is taken to the body cells and tissues
The advantages of Indian Head massage include?
You don't have touch the clients feet
It is quicker than a body massage so you get more breaks
You use less product
The client can remain clothed and they may feel less uncomfortable than undressing for a full massage
Why are support cushions used during treatment?
Only use supports if the client is relaxed
To protect the therapist clothing
It ensures the client is not injured or strained during treatment and is comfortable
It looks professional
What are the origins of Indian Head massage?
It originated in Indian and was called Tabla
It originates from Indian and was know as Champissage
It originates in the United Kingdom
It originates from Indian its founder was a man called Per Ling
What is meant by Ayurveda?
Herbal product used to balance the body both internally and externally
The relaxation of the body by using pressure points only
Making someone feel better on one occasion
Principle of balancing the mind, body and spirit by a holistic approach
What is meant by the term holistic?
Treating the body and concentrating on the tense area
Finding out the issue and treating this only, focusing on one whole area
Looking at balancing the clients mind, body and spirit, treating the whole person not the symtoms
What is a marma point?
They are on the back only and are a place where the energy passes through
They are points found in the same place and lymph nodes and are used for draining lymph and waste
They are points found in the head and are the same as chakras
A pressure point in the body where it is said that two tissues meet and where energy flows through
Why should the client remove their shoes for Indian Head massage?
It cools their feet down
It allows them to cross their ankles easily and without discomfort
It is more comfortable and allows a free flow of energy
It keeps the couch roll clean
What is meant by Tabla?
How should oils be stored?
In dark bottles away from heat and sunlight
In your bag
In clear bottles away from heat
In clear bottles on the shelf