Besides feeling overwhelmed and tired when trying to cope with everyday stresses of work and family, your stress can definitely affect your skin negatively. Cortisol is a hormone secreted continuously when under stress and this particular hormone has a dramatic impact on your body and skin. Triggering inflammation which besides causing unnecessary sensitivity and breakouts (those nasty lumps sitting on your jawline) but can also cause the breakdown of valuable collagen and elastin. These are proteins that provide the structure and elasticity of your skin – with accelerated breakdown of these vital tissues – all of us are becoming more lined and wrinkled long before we should be.
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Multivitamin Power Serum from Dermalogica. Powerful antioxidants and designer peptides wrapped up in the latest encapsulation technology.