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GLOSSARY : Pigmentation problems

Your face skin

Is there a term from the field of dermatology and cosmetics that you do not understand? Would you like to know what it means? View the full definition from the La Roche-Posay glossary.

Cell renewal

Cell renewal designates the process of shedding dead cells in the form of invisible flakes. The normal cycle is 21 days for skin cells and 14 days for scalp cells. If this accelerates, it results in hyper-desquamation. The flakes then become visible.

This word also belongs to the categories Sensitive, dehydrated skin, Extremely dry, irritated, itchy and atopic skin, Dry and uncomfortable skin, Dry to very dry skin, Intolerant skin, Dry and rough skin, Skin prone to redness, Oily skin with imperfections, Signs of age, wrinkles, firmness, Irritated skin, Sebaceous scaly patches, Skin sensitive to shaving.