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Tips and tricks for a middle-aged skincare regime

Posted On: Sep 20, 2018   |   Posted By: Remix

As a now 55 year old who grew up in the Tropics, and whose worry about sun / skin as a teenager consisted of conversations with friends as to whether Baby oil or Coconut Oil would fry us faster, how we could wriggle another hours sun baking into our schedules, and agreeing with each other that the only thing SPF did was give you pimples I suppose I wish I'd been better educated and started looking after my skin better and earlier. But I was lucky - blessed with hereditary resilient skin I managed to skate by for years, sashaying into middle age feeling pretty good about the way I was aging compared with my peers. Then one day about 6 years ago, I was saying goodbye to a friend, leaning on her drivers door open window on my elbows , and caught sight of the side of my face in her wing mirror. My first thought as I looked at the crumpled sun blotched sight was 'whos that'. My second was that there was something wrong with the glass in her mirror. The third is unprintable. When I got home I had a good look in...

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