Mapie Rosa Labelle

After a PhD in animal biology and a post-doc in molecular neurobiology, Naples-born Mapie Rosa Labelle worked on brain cortex development in Vienna and Sweden. After more than 20 years in research and with several articles published in top scientific journals, she moved back to Italy, choosing Tuscany as her home, and founded the blog, where she talks about science in beauty since 2017.

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Skin keeps the world out

Skin is the most exposed part of our body. Our largest organ is extremely complex, being made up of three major layers, more than five types of cells as well ...