Even with a longer health-span, that is longer lives and longer active lives, I don't think anyone imagines octogenarians playing golf and windsurfing but looking like their skin is about to fall off their bones. Appearance is important psychologically and also physically when you consider that the skin is the largest organ of the body providing protection against infection and helping control temperature.
Radical life extension advocates typically suggest that we will want to revert to our 20-something bodies, but in the meantime I'll be tracking scientifically proven products that keep skin and hair healthy.
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Anti-Aging Blog Posts
Skin-deep anti-ageing with collagen treatments
Skin regeneration in mice - 2 different methods but same pathwayLife Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF) - 18-Jul-2019
Retinoic acid could be a key ingredient in elixir of youthRead more...
Scientists find new ways to treat hair loss and restore hairMedical Xpress - 25-Jun-2019
Cultured hair farms can be used to replace lost hair and to test hair growth drugsRead more...
Vampire facial and its effects on the skinIndependent - 30-Apr-2019
Platelets and growth factors initiate a healing response which, over time, rejuvenates the skinRead more...