Stratum corneum lipids: the effect of ageing and the seasons

@article{Rogers1996StratumCL,
  title={Stratum corneum lipids: the effect of ageing and the seasons},
  author={Joseph Rogers and Clive Harding and Agust{\'i}n Mayo and John Banks and Arthur L. Rawlings},
  journal={Archives of Dermatological Research},
  year={1996},
  volume={288},
  pages={765-770}
}
Stratum corneum lipids play a predominant role in maintaining the water barrier of the skin. In order to understand the biological variation in the levels and composition of ceramides, ceramide 1 subtypes, cholesterol and fatty acids, stratum corneum lipids collected from tape strippings from three body sites (face, hand, leg) of female Caucasians of different age groups were analysed. In addition, we studied the influence of seasonal variation on the lipid composition of stratum corneum from… CONTINUE READING
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