Wrinkles and Bone Health are Linked
By The Healthy Home Economist on July 20, 2011
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No Laughing Matter: Wrinkles and Bone Health Linked
The potential link between skin and bone health is not surprising given that skin and bone share common protein building blocks called collagens. Aging contributes to collagen breakdown in the skin which leads to sagging and wrinkling. These changes may potentially cause bone thinning as well.