Black Can Crack: 5 Ways We Prematurely Age Our Skin

It’s ironic how things are– younger people often want to look older, while older people want to look younger. Though most of us are fully aware that aging is a natural process, we often try to intervene and manipulate the pace to suit our preferences. This is especially true when it comes to anti-aging efforts. Hence the number of 20-somethings who concern themselves with wrinkles and wrinkle prevention.

A second irony is that people put a substantial amount of time, energy and money into maintaining a youthful appearance. They place deep emotional investments in the results. Yet, they live lifestyles that promote premature aging. Here are five examples.