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Unformatted text preview: being replaced. Epidermal Strata
Epidermal Thick vs. Thin Skin
Thick Skin Pigmentation
Skin Multiple factors involved including:
Genetics, UV Exposure, Melanin,
Dermis “Friction Ridges” (fingerprints) Pattern/Arrangement of papilla
atop larger dermal ridges
Cleavage (tension) lines”
of collagen bundles
in the Dense
Irregular CT of
Dermis “Flexure lines” Points of “Extra
Dermis “Stretch Marks” (Striae) “Blisters” Questions?
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