We all want to be clean, right? What if I told you that your skin was crawling with bacteria? Disgusting, right? Actually, some bacteria is good for you. Find out more about the bacteria that live on your skin, why it is good for you, and why you actually want this bacteria to stay there.
- The skin micrombiome is simply all of the organisms present on the skin.
- Most skin problems (from acne to eczema) likely affect the skin microbiome and may be a result of changes to this ecosystem due to modern lifestyle.
- Our skin microbiome would love it if we could ditch the harsh synthetic and antibacterial skin products
“Our modern lifestyle assaults our gut microbiome through antibiotic overuse, consumption of foods that disrupt gut flora, and overuse of antibacterial products.”