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Skin

ISO 3166-3 code for Sikkim, which acceded to India in 1975. ISO 3166-3 codes are used to indicate names of countries that are no longer used.
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Purification of the mantle cavity is accomplished mainly by the inner epidermis, whereas the shell is formed by the outer epidermis.
These studies identified clusters of particles on the surface of the skin, at the hair follicle orifice, or within the follicle, but no documentation of particles in the epidermis.
These included examining the specimen without the aid of a microscope, peeling or scraping off the epidermal layer, mounting the epidermis on a microscope slide and staining the specimen, and examining the fragment in cross section (Prat, 1948).
A decade ago, Lavker and Sun proposed that a small bulge about halfway up the side of hair follicles harbors stem cells that could give rise to the specialized cells of both the hair follicle and the surrounding epidermis.
One reason our epidermis can do this is because its cells are very strongly bound together by tiny structures called desmosomes, sometimes likened to rivets.
Patricia Arquette's Lila Jute is a troubled young woman, due to the abnormally furry epidermis she's contended with since puberty.
The revealed strata--in gradations of cream, tan, and dark orange--suggest layers of plaster, paint, and wallpaper, or dermis and epidermis, a conflation of bodily and architectural structure that constantly reasserts its simple reality as a stack of hacked cardboard.
Between the new epidermis and the old carcase is an interstitial space, its width defined by the balconies of the original building.
MUST HAVE: Philo*sophia Hope in a Jar Super-Hydrating Mask, pounds 20 (call 020-7299 4999), will quench your skin's thirst by pumping moisture into the upper layers of the epidermis.
Drugs like these may be taken internally," says Forbes, "but they flow through the blood to the skin and make living cells at the base of the epidermis much more sensitive to DNA damage.