Functions of the skin

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Functions of the skin
1 Protection
1.1 Epidermis-damage,water loss,entry of pathogens
1.2 Melanin- ultraviolet radiation
1.3 Sebum Oil-keeps epidermis intact
2 Vitamin Production
2.1 Vitamin D made
3 Food Store
3.1 Fat stores energy
4 Excretion
4.1 Sweat removes water and salts from body
5 Sense organ
5.1 Has receptors-allow to sense touch,pain & temp
6 Temperature Regulation
6.1 Cold
6.1.1 Hair stands up
6.1.2 Blood vessels become narrow
6.1.3 Shivering
6.2 Warm
6.2.1 sweating
6.2.2 Blood vessels dialate (widen)

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