10 Facts You Should Know About Skin

10 Facts You Should Know About Skin
  1. Do you have too much dust? 50% is made of dead skin cells, so cleaning is a must!
  2. Skin is thickest on your feet. This is good to know incase you’re drunk dancing barefoot in the street.
  3. Acne is the most common skin condition in the USA. So if you have it you’re not alone and know that it will be ok.
  4. By age 70, 2 in 3 Australians will be diagnosed with cancer. This is scary. Please remember sunscreen is the answer.
  5. Every month our skin is replaced. Hmmm… that’s a lot of dead skin for the floors to embrace.
  6. Hypodermis, dermis and epidermis are skins three layers. They protect us from the harsh environment and bacteria, so I like to consider them all star players.
  7. Blind people touch to read braille. They trace their fingers over it, ever so gently not to miss any details.
  8. Skin ranges from oily to dry. Make sure you understand your skin type, so you know which products to buy!
  9. Scar tissue forms when the skin is damaged. Have no fear, skin is smart and repairs itself like a bandage.
  10. When it comes to skin, a healthy diet is key. So make sure to focus on fruits, veggies, water, and some green tea!

Sources – http://www.cancer.org.au/about-cancer/types-of-cancer/skin-cancer.html
https://www.beautyflash.co.uk/skin-facts.html
http://www.thetoptens.com/amazing-facts-about-skin/
http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/picture-of-the-skin
http://www.amazingandweird.com/facts/30-interesting-and-fun-facts-about-human-skin/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_skin

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