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Dermatologist

A physician who specializes in diseases and disorders of the skin hair and nails

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Healthy skin

Had a fine grained texture and is smooth

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Appendages of the skin

Include hair nails and sudoriferous and sebaceous glands

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Layers of the skin and fat

Epidermis, dermis, subcutaneous

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As cells die

They are pushed to the surface to replace dead cells that are shed from the stratum corneum

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Papillary layer

The layer directly beneath the epidermis

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Subcutaneous tissue

Type of tissue that gives smoothness and contour to the body, contains fats for use as energy and also acts as a protective cushion for the skin

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Motor nerve fibers

Nerve fibers that are distributed to the arrector pili muscles attached to the hair follicles

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Secretory nerve fibers

Nerves that regulate the extraction of perspiration from the sudoriferous glands and controls the flow of sebum to the surface of the skin

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Sensory nerve fibers

React to heat cold touch pressure and pain

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Genes

Determined the amount and type of pigment produced in an individual

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Skin

Gets its strength, form and flexibility from collagen and elastin

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Sudoriferous glands

Excrete perspiration detoxify the body and regulate body temperature

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To keep your body healthy

Must be sure that what you eat helps regulate the overall function of your cells

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Vitamin c

Vitamin Aids in and accelerates the skins healing process and its vitally important in fighting the aging process

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Epidermis

Thinnest layer of the skin

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Scalp

Has larger and deeper hair follicles than the skin on the rest of the body

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During excretion

Perspiration from The sudoriferous glands is excreted through the skin

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Healthy diet

One of the best ways to follow this is to read food labels

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Sebum

Can be increased from emotional stress and hormonal imbalances

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Carbohydrates

The nutrient needed for energy to run every function with in the body

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USDA

recommends that people eat moderate amounts of salt and sugar

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Vitamins

Nutritional supplement

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Water

Makes up to 50-70% of the bodies weight and is necessary got virtually every function of the cells and body

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Lack of water

Is the principal cause of daytime fatigue

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Dermal papillae

Small, come shaped elevations at the base of the hair follicles

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Stratum spinosum

The layer of the epidermis where the process of skin cell shedding begins

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Secretory coil

The coiled base of the sudoriferous gland

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Papule

The small elevation on the skin hat contains no fluid but may develop pus

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Subcutaneous tissue

Tissue found below the dermis

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Pustule

A raised inflamed papule with a whore or yellow center containing pus in the top of the lesion

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Stratum corneum layer

The outer layer of the epidermis

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Stratum lucidum

The clear transparent layer of the epidermis under the stratum corneum

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Sebum

A fatty or oily secretion that lubricates the skin and preserves the softness of the hair

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Stratum germinativum

The layer of the epidermis