All these beautiful things that you dream about are dead. You see a beautiful woman, you think she’s beautiful, and if you touch her body, all you can touch is the dead part of her, and the part that’s exposed is all the dead cuticle. This is fun.
Then, we shed about 25,000 skin cells every minute. As I’m talking here, the body is shedding 25,000 epidermal cells every minute. We shed tons of skin cells on our bodies every day.
You think 25,000 per minute, our whole skin has to be replaced once a month. Therefore, there is a particularly philosophical saying, called “each of us is constantly turning to dust”.
If someone could take all the dander you shed in a year and put it all together it would weigh a pound. It weighs about half a kilo, and that’s what you shed over the course of a year. We have about two to five million hair follicles on our skin, and when those follicles get blocked, they get blackheads.
If it gets inflamed, it can lead to acne, and if it gets prolonged, it can turn into acne. This is a big headache for many teenagers.