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Habits That Are Making Your Skin Look Older

24/7 Tempo Logo By Hristina Byrnes of 24/7 Tempo | Slide 1 of 28: No one can escape the passage of time – the body will age. Yet, some people who are in their 50s look like they're in their 30s. There are also plenty of those who are in their 20s but look like they're in their 40s. Lucky genes aside, lifestyle choices and daily habits can accelerate or slow the aging process and cause the skin to either glow or look dull and old.
To compile a list of 27 assumed harmless habits that actually significantly damage the skin, 24/7 Tempo consulted board certified dermatologists and reviewed information from organizations specializing in skin health such as the International Dermal Institute. 
How you treat your body may show on your skin. The skin is one of the first organs to show the signs of aging -- wrinkles, fine lines, dryness, discoloration. Here is exactly what happens to your skin as you age.

No one can escape the passage of time – the body will age. Yet, some people who are in their 50s look like they're in their 30s. There are also plenty of those who are in their 20s but look like they're in their 40s. Lucky genes aside, lifestyle choices and daily habits can accelerate or slow the aging process and cause the skin to either glow or look dull and old.

To compile a list of 27 assumed harmless habits that actually significantly damage the skin, 24/7 Tempo consulted board-certified dermatologists and reviewed information from organizations specializing in skin health such as theInternational Dermal Institute

How you treat your body may show on your skin. The skin is one of the first organs to show the signs of aging -- wrinkles, fine lines, dryness, discoloration.

Click through the slide show above to learn more.

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