"In your case, you pressed on until the point was reached where your skin finally became sufficiently sufficient in iodine, to function normally."
~20% of the body's store of Iodine is present in the skin. Since Iodine goes to the thyroid FIRST, I think that we can guess that the iodine-deficient will be sorely lacking in iodine, in the skin. Where's the argument?
"In the end she is on the road to betterment, but the world also gains one smart young lady, plus all the others who are watching in awe at the miracles provided by returning the body to a status of Iodohomeostasis."
~ in other words, she looks great!
"Just wow. You could be the poster girl for iodine."