How does your skin heal when you cut it?

Answer Following injury, the skin needs to seal off any broken blood vessels and fill up the hole created in the surface of the skin so that blood, lymph and other vital bodily substances are not lost. A ... Read More »

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How does a hole in the skin in the middle of your thumb and pointer finger heal?

If it is pretty big and deep stitches are required. Otherwise you apply Neosporin and have a bandage after cleaning the wound with warm water containing any antiseptic lotion.

What does it mean if your body is slow to heal from cuts, minor skin infections etc?

contrary to some quick minded answers, there are many reasons for people to be slow to heal, and things they can do about it... and yes, it does have to do partially with the immune system, and par... Read More »

How to Soothe and Heal the Dry Itchy Skin on Your Back?

Winter dryness can make the skin itchy and chapped. This remedy will help sooth and heal. A good thing about it is that you can use it without the help of anyone else. Does this... Read More »

Does Vitamin E help skin heal?

On One Hand: Conventional WisdomVitamin E has long been heralded as a powerful antioxidant. Although there has been a long held belief that vitamin E, when applied topically is helpful in reducing ... Read More »