Tag: wrinkles

Dry Skin Causes Wrinkles?

If you believe everything you read on the internet, you may think that dry skin causes wrinkles. Yet, research has shown that there is no cause and effect relationship between the two.  Wrinkles are caused by a range of factors including sun damage, muscle movement, hormone loss and fat loss. Despite this, you’ll find ads… Read more »

Rhamnose: What Can This Sugar Do For Your Skin?

A naturally occurring sugar, rhamnose can be isolated from plants including Buckthorn and poison sumac. It is now being promoted as an anti-wrinkle agent. Can rhamnose benefit your skin? Rhamnose has been shown to have anti-inflammatory and skin soothing properties. One skin care manufacturer’s clinical trials demonstrated that it targeted the papillary dermis, a fragile… Read more »