Skin care
Cosmetics (also known as makeup or make-up) are care substances used to enhance the appearance or odor of the human body. They are generally mixtures of chemical compounds, some being derived from nat...
7 Secrets For A Wonderful Facial
Facial keeps your skin young but sometime a facial can irritate the region and lead to skin inflammation. Here is list of 7 secrets every women should follow for a beautiful facial
Diabetes: Conversion Of Skin Cells To Produce Insulin Could Lead To New Treatments
Scientists have converted human skin cells into the insulin-producing cells of the pancreas. The development could lead to new treatments for patients with diabetes using tissue transplants derived fr...
Chemical-Only Cell Reprogramming Transforms Human And Mouse Skin Cells Into Neurons
Two labs in China have independently succeeded in transforming skin cells into neurons using only a cocktail of chemicals, with one group using human cells from healthy individuals and Alzheimer's pat...
UCLA Researchers Develop New Material To Accelerate Healing
Doctors treating skin wounds try to keep the area moist because dry wounds heal much more slowly than wet ones. To accomplish this, they often use topically applied hydrogel dressings or films, to sea...
What We Know About Tattoo Reactions Only Goes Skin-Deep
For about as long as there have been humans, it seems there have been tattoos. Ötzi the Iceman, the 5,000-year-old mummy discovered in the Alps in 1991, had 61 tattoos covering his body. And a quick l...
A Woman With Skin Cancer Posted A Graphic Selfie To Warn Against Tanning
Tawny Willoughby, a 27-year-old from Alabama, shared a picture on Facebook showing what skin cancer treatment can potentially look like. The picture has since been shared by nearly 50,000 people. W...
Amazing Skin
One of the most important organs of the body is also one of the most overlooked and abused: the skin. Seldom do we stop to consider the vital fleshy sheath
Tanning
Tanning is the process of treating skins of animals to produce leather, which is more durable and less susceptible to decomposition. Traditionally, tanning used tannin, an acidic chemical compound fro...
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Kangaroo leather
Kangaroo leather is a strong light weight leather derived from the hide of kangaroo. Kangaroos are harvested. Both the meat and the hides are sold. Although most species of macropod are protected fro...
Fellmonger
A fellmonger was a dealer in hides or skins, particularly sheepskins, who might also prepare skins for tanning. The name is derived from the Old English ‘fell’ meaning skins and ‘monger’ meaning deale...
Patrick Pakingham
Patrick Pakenham (Packingham, Pakingham) was an English fellmonger who was burned to death at Uxbridge in August 1555 because he refused to recant his Arian beliefs. He is mentioned in John Foxe's Act...
7 Secrets For A Wonderful Facial
Facial keeps your skin young but sometime a facial can irritate the region and lead to skin inflammation. Here is list of 7 secrets every women should follow for a beautiful facial
Central Leather Research Institute
Central Leather Research Institute or CLRI is the world's largest leather research institute in terms of research papers and patents. The institute located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu was founded on 24 Apr...
Sweat gland
Sweat glands (also known as sudoriferous or sudoriparous glands, from Latin sudor, meaning "sweat"), are small tubular structures of the skin that produce sweat. There are two main types of s...
Sweat gland - Wikipedia
A Woman With Skin Cancer Posted A Graphic Selfie To Warn Against Tanning
Tawny Willoughby, a 27-year-old from Alabama, shared a picture on Facebook showing what skin cancer treatment can potentially look like. The picture has since been shared by nearly 50,000 people. W...
Tanners
Tanners may refer to:
Charles Wintzer Building
The Charles Wintzer Building is a historic brick commercial building in downtown Wapakoneta, Ohio, United States. Built in 1872 at the intersection of Auglaize and Blackhoof Streets, it has always bee...
Charles Wintzer Building - Wikipedia
Tangra, Kolkata
88°23′E / 22.550°N 88.383°E / 22.550; 88.383Tangra is a region in east Kolkata that traditionally housed a large number of tanneries owned by people of Hakka Chinese origin. "...
Bicast leather
Bicast leather (also known as bi-cast leather, bycast leather or PU leather, sometimes described as split leather) is a material made with a split leather backing covered with a layer of polyurethane ...
Unhairing
In the tanning industry the unhairing stage concerns the removal of animal hair from the skin by chemical burning of the hair root, or by chemical degradation of the hair shaft. The type of hair remov...
Aniline leather
Aniline leather is a type of leather dyed exclusively with soluble dyes without covering the surface with a topcoat paint or insoluble pigments. The resulting product retains the hide's natural surfa...
Dowden Tannery
Dowden Tannery is a historic tannery building located at Cold Spring Harbor in Suffolk County, New York. It was built about 1840 and is a three bay, two story brick structure coated in stucco. Two, ...
Dowden Tannery - Wikipedia
Joseph Harvey Ladew, Sr.
Joseph Harvey Ladew, Sr. (April 10, 1865 – February 16, 1940) was one of the largest leather manufacturers in the world with Fayerweather & Ladew, and he was a yachtsman.
He was born on ...
Joseph Harvey Ladew, Sr. - Wikipedia
Oliver Hoyt
Oliver Corse Hoyt (July 24, 1823–May 5, 1887) was a member of the Connecticut Senate from 1877 to 1881. He was President Pro Tempore of the Connecticut Senate from 1877 to 1879.He was born in Stamford...
Oliver Hoyt - Wikipedia
Skin immunity
Skin immunity is a property of skin that allows it to resist infections from pathogens. In addition to providing a passive physical barrier against infection, the skin also contains elements of the in...