The skin is the largest organ in the body, and arguably one of the most fascinating. It protects everything beneath it–muscles, tissues, organs, ligaments, and cells. It’s our first layer of defense against outside hazards, visible or microscopic. It also gives us the physical characteristics that set us apart. Just how does our skin keep
Cinderella. The name itself immediately conjures up an image of a beautiful princess dressed in fancy clothes, attending a ball, and winning the prince. It seems every culture and country has a tale featuring a downtrodden maiden who somehow is transformed overnight into a raving beauty and ends up living happily ever after.
As the largest organ in your body, your skin is amazing in its abilities. It protects us from every evil microbe looking for a place to grow and multiply. It heals our injuries from the smallest paper cut to burns to major skin injuries from car accidents or other life hazards. It grows hair that