You are a beautiful, unique product of thousands of years of evolution. But you are also a disgusting skin sack of organs and bacteria. We are nowhere close to fully understanding the human body, but the more we learn, the more truly disgusting we learn these vessels are.

Here are 16 skin-crawling facts about the skin you're in.

16 Nightmare-Inducing Facts About The Human Body
Source: Penguin

16 Nightmare-Inducing Facts About The Human Body
Source: NIN

16 Nightmare-Inducing Facts About The Human Body
Source: Vox

16 Nightmare-Inducing Facts About The Human Body
Source: Science

16 Nightmare-Inducing Facts About The Human Body
Source: BBC

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