How does menopause affect skin pigmentation?

Menopause skin issues

Looking after you during menopause isn’t easy. You’ll face some challenges before, during and after menopause with the hormonal fluctuations you experience having the power to influence your physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. Some symptoms of menopause are more obvious than others. The skin changes during your 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s, but it’ll face…

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Treating menopausal acne cysts: 5 changes to make right now

Treating acne

The skin, in particular, goes through many changes during, before and long after menopause. Along with those all-too-common hot flashes, declining levels of collagen and elastin, make the skin barrier a shadow of its former self. This weakened barrier opens the skin up to all kinds of problems, with dryness, itching, thinning, tingling and acne…

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The effects of menopause on collagen and elastin

Smiling woman

Menopause impacts the body and mind in so many ways. The skin, in particular, bears the brunt of menopause, with our complexions getting notably drier, itchier, more wrinkled and increasingly sweaty as ‘the change’ takes hold. With hormone levels going haywire, menopausal acne is a common complaint, but this isn’t where the skin changes stop….

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What is menopausal acne & how long does it last?

Skin care for menopausal acne

Irregular periods, hot flashes, mood swings and fatigue… the list of common menopausal symptoms goes on. As if you didn’t have enough to contend with when nearing the menopause, your skin also suffers the consequences of this unavoidable transition. Menopausal acne affects 26% of women in their 40s and 15% of over 50s. As well…

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The dermatologist’s guide to treating menopausal acne

Menopausal acne tips

You may have left your teenage years behind, yet your body is set to undergo several more changes throughout your lifetime, each of which can trigger the hormonal imbalances that cause various skincare challenges. The menopause is one such event that causes hormonal changes. With a recent survey by Nuffield Health revealing menopausal symptoms can…

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