The remarkable life of the skin : an intimate journey across our surface.
Publication year: 2019
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: London : Bantam Press, 2019.
ISBN: 9781787632073 (hbk.) : 20.00
How does our diet affect our skin? What makes the skin age? And why can't we tickle ourselves? Providing a cover for our delicate and intricate bodies, the skin is our largest and fastest growing organ. We see it, touch it and live in it every day. It's a habitat for a mesmerizingly complex world of micro-organisms and physical functions that are vital to our health and our survival. It's also one of the first things people see about us and is crucial to our sense of identity. And yet how much do we really know about it?
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352 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
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Media class: Paperback
Content type: Catalogue
Publisher: Black Swan,
Resource type: Physical
304 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm