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Related to Stratum spinosum: stratum germinativum, stratum lucidum, stratum granulosum, stratum corneum, stratum basale, Langerhans cells
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Histologically, the lesions show upper dermal layer edema with neutrophilic collections between keratinocytes in the stratum corneum forming spongiform pustules of Kogoj and in the stratum spinosum (2, 3).
The SilkPeel is geared to not abrade past the stratum spinosum layer, maintaining a gentle abrasion that still is protective in the skin.
3) There is an acanthosis of the stratum spinosum in the epithelial mid-layer.