Talk

Advanced search

Skin on face gone suddenly thin

(9 Posts)
RedMapleLeaf Wed 02-Mar-16 15:42:23

I'm 36 next week and I've noticed that my complexion has suddenly aged. My skin, especially on my cheek bones / below the eyes is looking wrinkly, blotched and a bit "thin".

I drink plenty of water (2-3 litres per day) but practically live on sugar.

I cleanse, tone, use serum and moisturise twice a day.

Things have been pretty stressful for me recently, but the last few days I've been sleeping properly again.

HELP!

Kennington Wed 02-Mar-16 20:48:32

Too much acid toner?

RedMapleLeaf Thu 03-Mar-16 06:58:17

Ri don't use acid toner, just supermarket's cheapest.

ICJump Thu 03-Mar-16 07:14:17

Do you use suncream?

RedMapleLeaf Thu 03-Mar-16 08:46:21

No, I use Boots protect and perfect and just assumed that had good spf blush.

Do I need to use suncream and if so, where does that slot in?

OttiliaVonBCup Thu 03-Mar-16 10:02:28

I think that's what retinoids help with.

Sugar is bad though, if you manage to cut down it will help you a lot.

RedMapleLeaf Thu 03-Mar-16 11:09:50

How is sugar bad for my skin?

OttiliaVonBCup Thu 03-Mar-16 11:23:15

Sugar makes your skin age faster, it damages the tissues.

RedMapleLeaf Thu 03-Mar-16 13:09:13

Right, ok, I think I may need to get myself on to the Princess thread sad

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now