Beakman gives some facts about skin as an organ. Then he uses an animated clip to explain the function of skin. Using a model, he explains the different layers of skin and gives an overview of their functions. He also talks about melanin and skin color.
Beakman explains what pimples are by using an animated clip. He explains normal function of your pores and then how this can get turned into a pimple and what pus is. Then they explain how to prevent pimples.
Beakman explains wound healing by using a brick wall to simulate skin. When the skin is broken (hole is wall), then blood starts to come out (red and white balloons). Beakman then uses a short animation to explain red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. Then the platelets start to fill up the hole in the wall and then tape is stretched across the opening to simulate fibrin. This entire demo shows how a scab works.