Effects of Natural Moisturizing Factor and Lactic Acid Isomers on Skin Function

@inproceedings{Harding2005EffectsON,
  title={Effects of Natural Moisturizing Factor and Lactic Acid Isomers on Skin Function},
  author={Clive Roderick Harding and Anthony V Rawlings},
  year={2005}
}
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