Health And Social Care Level 3 Unit 2 Study Guide

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• A system of blood vessels including microscope capillaries, which are one cell thick.


• Works in conjunction with the blood supply to carry waste products away from the area.


• Small conical projections at the base of the hair.
• Contain blood vessels and nervous which supply the hair with nutrient.

Functions of the skin:


The skin secretes sebum from the sebaceous glands. The fatty substance lubricates the hair shafts and when combined with perspiration on the surface of the skin. Treats a natural moisturizer, which acts a protective barrier against bacteria.
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