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Demodex Folliculorum

Demodex folliculorum | Ungex

What is Demodex Folliculorum? “Demodex folliculorum” is a very tiny mite that is not visible to the naked eye and lives on the skin, which affects 23-100% of adults. Demodex usually does not cause any damage and therefore it is not usually considered a parasite. If Demodex folliculorum causes a disease, the disease is called […]

What Do Demodex Mites Eat?

Demodex Food | Ungex

You may ask yourself why Demodex mites, these tiny mites select human beings. It’s very simple! They make use of what is inside our skin layers and eat its nutrition. How do Demodex mites make use of us? They eat! Some believe they eat sebum, but others think that such a diet wouldn’t be nutritious enough […]