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 to take care of oily skin 

How to take care of oily skin 

In summer we can feel our skin much oilier than usual, but this does not mean that our skin is oily. Oily skin has unique characteristics that are determined by its biology, therefore, the skin care routine must be specific for this type of skin.  What determines an...