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Inorganic ions in skin care

SpecialChem / Jun 2, 2010

The skin serves numerous functions but its primary function is as a protective layer or barrier to control the transportation of moisture from the body. This is accomplished by the uppermost component of the epidermis known as the stratum corneum (SC). Although its thickness is only 20 ┬Ám, its importance for the barrier function is enormous. Its water impermeability is 1000 times higher than an

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