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Skin disorder - Factors Responsible For Keeping The Skin Smooth And Soft

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Factors responsible for keeping the skin smooth and soft

1. Natural moisturizing agents

  • Free amino acids
  • Lactic acid
  • Urea

Natural moisturizing agents are present in the stratum corneum of the skin and are responsible for keeping the skin moist and pliable by hygroscopic property (attracting and holding water).

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2. Desquamation

  • Desquamation is an enzymatic process of dissolving desmosomes (the protein that connects the corneocytes) and the eventful shedding of these cells.
  • It is important factor in keeping the skin soft.

3. Intracellular lipids

  • Lipids play an important role by acting as a barrier through trapping water and preventing excessive water loss.

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