When we go into our fifties, our bodies go through natural processes that stimulate the skin aging process. “The median age of menopause in the UK is 53 years. With increasing average life expectancy, a large part of the female population spends their time in a time of estrogen deficiency. Estrogen is a key hormone in a number of skin functions and a number of problems are common, from wrinkles to dryness, ”says Anjali Mahto, Consultant Dermatologist at Skin 55.
Indeed, because of these changes, it turns out that our fifties are real is a time to rethink our skin care routines. While we can still use most of our favorite ingredients and products, experts have some advice about things that are more likely to improve (or worsen) your complexion in your fifties. Read on for their top advice.