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Your Human Space Suit

Why Your Skin Is a Vital Part Of Your Health “You can’t walk on planet earth without your terrestrial space suit,” stated Dr. Peter Elias, an authority when it comes to the skin and its outermost layer the stratum corneum. What does that mean? Your skin acts as a human space suit, protecting your body

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History of Skin Science

Surprisingly, early physicians and scientists had little interest or regard for human skin. Greek philosopher and scientist Aristotle believed that skin was an afterthought, passively produced like a rind on cheese. Roman anatomist Galen considered the skin to be just an annoying wrapper, hiding the more significant mysteries hidden beneath. Late in the 18th century,