New PDF release: Anatomy, Physiology, & Pathology Complementary Therapists

By Francesca Gould

ISBN-10: 1408515695

ISBN-13: 9781408515693

This publication is basically aimed toward scholars on point 2 and three good looks remedy and complementary treatment classes and suits the QCF specification. it's appropriate for someone taking a qualified attractiveness, complementary or activities direction with awarding our bodies corresponding to VTCT, ITEC, urban & Guilds, CIDESCO, and CIBTAC skills.

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Usually the outbreaks are among children. If this condition is suspected, the sufferer must be referred to a doctor and treated with antibiotic creams. Folliculitis Folliculitis can be caused by a bacterial or fungal infection of the hair follicles and sebaceous glands. It may develop because of friction from shaving, excessive perspiration or tight clothing. It can also be a side effect of certain medicines, such as steroids. 9 Fill in the table below. Disorder Brief description Is it infectious?

Smoking Smoking interferes with cell respiration and slows down the blood circulation as nicotine is a vasoconstrictor (it causes the blood vessels to become smaller). This makes it harder for nutrients to reach the skin cells and for waste products to be eliminated. Cigarette smoking also releases a chemical that destroys vitamin C. This interferes with the production of collagen and so contributes to premature ageing. 9 Wrinkling of the skin can be caused by several factors In addition, continual puckering of the lips while smoking can result in wrinkles forming around the mouth.

The cells are transparent and the layer is thin. This layer is mainly found on the fingertips, the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet, and provides cushioning and protection. 3 don’t forget The top two layers – the horny and clear layers – are made up of dead cells that constantly shed from the skin. The granular layer also contains some dead skin cells. Granular layer (stratum granulosum) The granular layer contains cells that have a granular appearance. As the cells die, they fill with tiny granules called keratohyalin granules and so keratinisation (hardening of cells) begins to take place.

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