These Are the Warning Signs That Your Skin Is Aging Too Fast


In the realm of preventative skincare, our 20s are somehow simultaneously breezy and tricky—while we don't necessarily have to take an active role in reversing fine lines, wrinkles, and other signs of aging, it's also never a bad idea to start thinking ahead. But that's exactly it—we can't peer into the future, so how do we know if we're doing it right if we can't see that we are? Do we just dutifully apply our products and practice good skin habits, blindly hoping that in 10 years' time, it will have been enough?

It turns out our complexions might offer more warning signals than we initially thought. The editors at Allure consulted a panel of dermatologists to find out exactly how we can figure out if our skin is aging too fast, and the signs are pretty sneaky. But it's not all bad news—at our age, knowledge is power, and it's still early enough to adjust our habits accordingly and reap the benefits. 

Keep reading to see the surprising signs of early aging.