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Table 2 List of skin cells and their functions

From: Overcome the barriers of the skin: exosome therapy

  Cells Function Ref
Epidermis Keratinocytes
Melanocytes
Langerhans cells
Merkel cells
Preservation of immune barrier
Skin pigmentation
Adaptive immune responses
Mechanoreceptors
[55]
[56]
[57]
[58]
Dermis Fibroblasts
Mast cells
Synthesizing and depositing ECM component
Immune and inflammatory responses
[59]
[59]
Hypodermis Adipocytes Energy storage, endocrine, nervous, and immune function [60]