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Smoking ages skin, says study

CHICAGO: Smoking not only can wrinkle the face and turn it yellow  it can do the same to the whole body, researchers reported n Monday….click & see

The study, published in the Archives of Dermatology, shows that smoking affects the skin all over the body — even skin protected from the sun.

“We examined non-facial skin that was protected from the sun, and found that the total number of packs of cigarettes smoked per day and the total years a person has smoked were linked with the amount of skin damage a person experienced,” Yolanda Helfrich of the University of Michigan, who led the study, said.

Source:The Times Of India

One reply on “Smoking ages skin, says study”

Minh Werner…

I used to have beautiful legs until I started to use the tanning beds and laying out in sun, now I have age spots all over my legs from abusing my body. If you think that using tanning beds and laying out in sun is not harmful to you think again, my sk…

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