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The tiny granules of coloring matter deposited in cells that provide skin with its color are:
Water is the number one nutrient of the body and composes what percentage of the body's weight?
The medical branch of science that deals with the stufy of the skin, its functions, and diseses:
The layer that consists of cells that look like distinct granules are are pushed to the surface to replace cells that shed is the:
secretion and absorption
The principal functions of the skin are protection, secsation, heat regulation, excretion, and:
sudoriferous and sebaceous glands
The two types if duct glands that extract materials from the blood to form new substances are:
The layer of the dermis that houses the nerve endings that provide the body with the sense of touch is found in the:
The stratum germinativum is composed of serveral layers with special cells the produce a dark skin pigment called:
The clear, transparent layer just under the skin surface that consists of small cells through which light can pass is the:
The fibrous protein that gives skin its flexibility and helps skin regain its shape after being expanded is:
When sebum hardens and the sebaceous duct becomes clogged, the pore impaction that is formed is a:
The layer of the skin that is composed of serveral layers of different shaped cells and is respnsible for the growth of the epidermis is the:
The deeper layer of the dermis that supplies the skin with oxyen and nutrients is the:
The deepest layer of the epidermis, the basal cell layer, is also known as the:
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