Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all? Stop! Take a good look at your face. Now tell me, what do you see? Your skin is a mirror of your health, keep looking.
Dry As Desert
Dryness is a common problem you face during seasonal change or voyages. The climate, temperature, water, air…etc can affect your skin. But a brittle skin is not a common sign! It can be the symptom of a serious health problems. Did you know that hypothyroidism and diabetes take away all the moisture in your skin leaving it as dry as desert? Did you know that atherosclerosis can affect the skin as well, especially on the feet and legs because the small arteries can no longer pass blood?
Wrinkled and Broken
Yes, wrinkles are the sign of aging; that you already knew. Did you know that wrinkles are also the symptom of osteoporosis? As a new study shows, the worse your wrinkles are, the bad your bone health is!
Eager to put on the killer: Red Lipstick; but your lips, especially the corners, are dry and cracked. Ever heard of a syndrome called “Sjogren’s”? It’s a disorder of the immune system affecting foremost the eyes and mouth’s moisture-secreting glands. You have a decreased production of saliva and tears!