“From fine lines to deeper creases, UV rays are the culprit – especially when you’re squinty from the glare and getting burnt at the same time!” says our expert.
Age spots, or solar lentigines, are the result of an excess production of melanin, or skin pigment, and usually occur on areas that face overexposure to UV rays.
A whopping 62 per cent of Australian women cite pigmentation as a beauty concern, so if you’re bothered by uneven tone or patchy skin on the face, decolletage, shoulders, hands or feet, you could well make up part of this percentile.
We bet you hadn’t thought about this one before!
Lips have an extremely thin outer protective layer, so without proper attention and care, the lips can develop fine lines and age significantly faster than other areas of the skin.
“No one wants to look like a tanned leather handbag, but if you’re sunning yourself silly, chances are this is the way you’re headed,” our expert aptly puts it.
Want a summer glow? Fake it ‘til you make it!