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King James Bible: Leviticus, Chapter 13
Chapter 13 13:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses and Aaron, saying, 13:2 When a man shall have in the skin of his flesh a rising, a scab, or bright spot, and it be in the skin of his flesh like the plague of leprosy; then he shall be brought unto Aaron the...
Old Testament >> Leviticus
Harding, Deborah
Deborah Harding began gardening alongside her parents when she was just able to walk. She lives in Ohio with her husband and two daughters. She writes articles on herbal concerns for magazines and web-zines, and gives lectures and workshops on growing herbs...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Herbs of Folklore and Modern Medicine: White Willow, Aloe Vera, and Garlic
Many of the medicinal herbs we use today have been studied by modern science for application in today’s medical field. These studies have shown that our ancestral folk uses of these herbs were very much correct in their applications. Here we will explore...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
Psychic Protection - Barriers
Introduction: The countermeasures given in these short articles are extremely basic. They only contain the bare bones of what is necessary to use them. To understand the principles behind these countermeasures, please get a copy of 'Practical Psychic Self-Defe...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
The Rose - Love, Healing, Symbolism and Alchemy
When someone gives you red roses you know what it means: Love. Some say it means love and respect, but most of the times it means love and desire. The rose, this wondrous Lady of Flowers, is attributed to femininity. The red rose belongs with Aphrodite, the...
Earth Mysteries >> Essential Oils
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary R
Mystic Sciences >> Alchemy

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Skin structure and function
There are three structural layers to the skin: the epidermis, the dermis and subcutis. Hair, nails, sebaceous, sweat and apocrine glands are regarded as ...
Basic Skin Histology - Ohio University
Wheater's Functional Histology. Layers of Skin. 1) Epidermis stratified squamous epithelium epidermal ridges.
Anatomy And Physiology Of The Skin - ONS
The skin is composed of three layers: the epidermis, the dermis, and ... From Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology (10th ed., p.
Anatomy of the Skin
of the feet and the palms of the hands are much thicker. The skin is made up of the following layers, with each layer performing specific functions: •. Epidermis.
Basic Biology of the Skin
Hairy—a type of skin having hair follicles and sebaceous glands. Layers of the skin: 1. Epidermis—the outer most layer of the skin that is divided into the ...

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Octopus Skin Inspires Clothes That Double As Displays
Shepherd's smart skin has five layers. At its core is an electroluminescent layer of silicone that lights up in different colors when electrified, thanks to phosphor-doped zinc sulfide powder.
Explainer: what happens to your skin when you get sunburnt?
Sunburn is a radiation burn, caused when the ultraviolet (UV) rays of sunlight damage DNA in the upper layer of skin cells. The sun emits three kinds of UV radiation – UVA, B and C. UVC is mostly absorbed by the earth's atmosphere, but UVA and B rays ...
French research team shows skin penetration of hyaluronic acid by Raman
Several techniques have been developed to study molecules penetration into the skin, and, although widely accepted, the conventional methods such as Franz diffusion cells are unable to provide the accurate localization of actives in the skin layers, ...
This underwater creature tears open its skin to eat
Collins' team tweaked the genetics of a species called Hydra vulgaris, so its skin would fluoresce under a microscope. Hydra skin has two layers, the outer ectoderm and the inner endoderm, which the team labeled with the colors green and magenta, ...
Skin has the nerve to tell you to scratch
Published early online in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, their study also shows that skin can go beyond its known role as a protective barrier.

Suggested Web Resources

The layers of your skin | American Academy of Dermatology
Dermis is the second layer of skin. It's much thicker and does a lot for your body. Subcutaneous fat is the bottom layer.
Human skin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Layers[edit]. Epidermis is divided into several layers where cells are formed through mitosis at the innermost layers. They move up the ...
The Skin (Human Anatomy): Picture, Definition, Function, and Skin
WebMD's Skin Anatomy Page provides a detailed image of the skin and its parts ... The epidermis, the outermost layer of skin, provides a waterproof barrier and ...
Structure and Function of the Skin - Skin Disorders - Merck Manuals
The skin has three layers. Beneath the surface of the skin are nerves, nerve endings, glands, hair follicles, and blood vessels.
SEER Training: Layers of the Skin
The epidermis is the outermost layer of the skin, and protects the body from the environment. The thickness of the epidermis varies in different types of skin; it is ...

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