Question 1 A free radical is: (a) an oxygen molecule with an odd number of electrons. (b) one of the building blocks of your dermis. (c) made up.
(a) “ Free radicals” refers to oxygen molecules with an odd number of electrons. Antioxidants can supply oxygen with the missing electron it craves, thus protecting your skin and minimizing damage . Answer
Question 2 True or False: Like your blood type, your skin type is intrinsic and unchangeable .
False. Skin is an evolving organ, and it’s important to keep an eye on any changes you notice. Answer
Question 3 If you put an SPF 30 sunscreen over your SPF 15 moisturizer, your total SPF will be: (a)15 (b)30 (c)45
(b) You can’t add SPF! If you wear more than one sun-protection product at a time, you will end up with the highest level of protection - but not more. Answer
Question 4 True or False: “ Organic” and “all-natural” mean the same thing.
(b) False. A cosmetic product labeled “organic” must contain 95 percent organic ingredients, meaning ingredients grown without synthetic pesticides or hormones. “ Natural” ingredients are those that occur in nature, like plant extracts. Answer