The skin as a sensory organ

The skin as a sensory organ

The skin functions as a protective barrier, allowing us to maintain homeostasis of the body. But, in addition, the skin functions as the first receptor of the outside world: in the epidermis and dermis we can find sensory receptors that inform us about the temperature...
How to avoid dry skin in winter

How to avoid dry skin in winter

Low temperatures and colder air cause our skin to become paler and tighter. But do you know what factors affect the quality of your skin in winter and how to take care of it?  Why does skin dry out in winter?  The main reason why the skin becomes paler and drier in...
How does diet affect your skin?

How does diet affect your skin?

Nowadays, we are aware about the importance of food in our health. A healthy diet reduces the risk of developing diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, cardiovascular accidents and even cancer.The skin is also influenced by what we eat. The health of...
Active ingredients for skin peeling

Active ingredients for skin peeling

Surely you have heard of exfoliation, its advantages and disadvantages. Exfoliation itself is the natural process by which our skin removes dead cells from the epidermis. When this process does not work properly, the epidermis thickens and appears scaly. To avoid this...