Skin aging is a natural process, but it is often accelerated by the environment and lifestyle. This kind of aging caused by preventable factors is known as extrinsic aging.
This article discusses the various signs and symptoms of aging and talks about lifestyle changes that can help delay skin aging.
Signs of Skin Aging
Genetics and the environment determine much of the way each individual ages. (1) Signs of aging include:
- Uneven skin tone
- Discoloration such as brown and red spots
- Loss of skin elasticity and volume
- Fine lines and wrinkles
Such visible signs of skin aging can start as early as in your 20s.
Factors That Contribute to Premature Skin Aging