Category Archives: skincare

Functions of the Skin

1. Protection  – the skin protects the body form injury and bacterial invasion. The outermost layer of the epidermis is covered with a thin layer of sebum, which keeps us waterproof. 2. Sensation – Through its sensory nerve endings the … Continue reading

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edema

Edema – is swelling.

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pruritis

pruritis – inflammation causing itch.

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Vesicle

Vesicle – small sac elevation on the skin such as a fever blister.

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Hypertrophies

Hypertrophies – pimples in which lesions leave pits and scars.

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