Over the course of time, collagen becomes less soluble and less resistant to breakage.
What do you notice ?
Your skin is dry, very dry, on your legs and arms. Rough to the touch, it feels tight; its surface is no longer smooth, but slightly coarse. Tights catch as you slip them on. If you have skin that is sensitive to the cold and dryness in the atmosphere, cracks and flaking may appear. Dry skin can feel itchy and uncomfortable due to this flaking.
Did you know ?
Don't dry up!
When the stratum corneum, the body's envelope, is particularly dry, it is deficient in water and lipids. Many factors may be responsible for this. Environmental reasons, for example: cold, wind, sun, excessive heat, etc. Age also gradually plays a role in drying out the skin.
What you should do
What you should avoid
- Overly long or overly frequent sun exposure.
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