Textiles in dermatology: our experience and literature review.

  title={Textiles in dermatology: our experience and literature review.},
  author={Lucia Brambilla and Michela Brena and Athanasia Tourlaki},
  journal={Giornale italiano di dermatologia e venereologia : organo ufficiale, Societa italiana di dermatologia e sifilografia},
  volume={151 3},
Skin protects its host from its environment and allows their interactions by providing a physical permeability barrier, protection from infectious agents, thermoregulation, and ultraviolet protection. Textiles, in particular clothing, interact with skin functions in a dynamic pattern. For years cotton has been considered as the only comfortable tissue… CONTINUE READING