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Genuine Leather without the Cruelty | Healthy Bitch Daily

Genuine Leather without the Cruelty | Healthy Bitch Daily

Essentially, it’s 3D printed leather. Specialists would take cell samples from the animal through a simple biopsy, then isolate the skin cells and multiply them until they expand into billions. Then, they coax the cells to produce collagen. Lastly, they take the cells and collagen and spread it out in sheets, which can be pressed together to create various levels of thickness; eventually you have a wallet, leather bag or knee-high boots. It looks the same, feels the same, and

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