Most people aren’t aware that genetics play a role in how their skin ages. For example, a person’s ethnicity factors into how well they age, but many people don’t realize this. The same is true of gender, as men tend to age slower than women.
Having this information can be of great help, however, as the individual can then develop a skin care regimen that meets their unique needs. What exactly does this mean and how can a person benefit from it?
Cohesion Of The Skin
One way in which a person’s ethnicity influences their skin care regimen is in the cohesion of their skin. Did you know that individuals of African-American descent have 22 layers of skin while Caucasians only have 17?
As a result, African-Americans may find topical products don’t penetrate their skin as easily and their skin may appear drier as a result. Furthermore, Asians and African-Americans …