Great skin never goes out of style. But between scars, acne, dark under-eye circles, stretch marks and sun damage, we’ve got our work cut out for us!Not to worry ladies, we’ve got you (and your skin) covered. We tapped an expert,Dr. Ellen Gendler, a dermatologist for Venus Razors, to answer all your tough skincare queries.
As you grow older, your skin loses its elasticity and becomes thinner, more fragile and less moist. Wrinkles are a visible badge of honor simply for making it through the years intact, but this is little consolation if you’re forced to display them for the rest of the world to take note. You might not be able to fight the intrinsic aging process, but simple skin care techniques can prevent fine lines from turning into deeper, prominent grooves.
Keeping your skin looking and feeling its best requires some effort. While nutrition plays an important role in the health of your skin, certain products may help enhance your appearance. A basic skin care routine includes products that cleanse, hydrate and protect your skin. When purchasing skin care products, look for ones formulated for your skin type.
Brittle, splitting peeling nails aren’t just unattractive. They can be painful if they split down to the live nail bed, making it difficult for you to perform daily activities. Although thin, brittle nails can happen to anyone, women suffer from this problem more often, as do both genders as they get older, says the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). The most common causes of peeling nails are quite ordinary — repeated wetting and drying.