Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Whats your Skin Type

There are 6 skin types out there, do you know what yours is? Fill out this questionnaire and it will give you the Fitzpatrick Skin Type Classification you'll need when you have any skin therapy done.




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2
3
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Score
What is the color of your eyes?
Light Blue, Grey or Green
Blue, Grey or Green
Blue
Dark Brown
Brownish Black

What is the natural color of your hair?
Sandy Red
Blonde
Chestnut, Dark Blonde
Dark Brown
Black

What is the color of your skin? (unexposed)
Reddish
Very pale
Pale with beige tint
Light Brown
Dark Brown

Do you have freckles on sun-exposed areas?
Many
Several
Few
Incidental
None

What happens when you stay in the sun too long?
Painful redness, blistering, peeling
Blistering followed by peeling
Burns, sometimes followed by peeling
Rarely burns
Never had burns

To what degree do you turn brown?
Hardly or not at all
Light color tan
Reasonable tan
Tan very easily
Turn dark brown quickly

Do you turn brown several hours after sun exposure?
Never
Seldom
Sometimes
Often
Always

How does your face respond to the sun?
Very sensitive
Sensitive
Normal
Very resistant
Never had a problem

When did you last expose yourself to the sun or tanning beds?
More than 3 months ago
2-3 months ago
1-2 months ago
Less than 1 month ago
Less than 2 weeks ago

Do you expose the area to be treated to the sun?
Never
Hardly Ever
Sometimes
Often
Always


                                                                                                           
       Total  _______

 

Fitzpatrick Skin Type

            I (0-7)     II (8-16)     III (17-25)     IV (25-30)     V-VI (over 30)