What is AGE(ing) You? Glycation.

What is AGE(ing) You? Glycation.

You probably have heard about the term “glycation” in the news lately. In fact, earlier this month, at the American Academy of AntiAging conference, Glycation and AGEs (Advanced Glycation End Products) were named the leading factors in premature aging and disease. So what is glycation anyway?...

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Can sugar cause wrinkles?

Can sugar cause wrinkles?

Health scientists now believe that sugar over a lifetime can cause dull wrinkled skin! Glycation, a natural metabolic process, is to blame. When sugar enters the bloodstream, it attaches to protein molecules and forms a harmful molecule called Advanced Glycation End Products, the pseudonym of which...

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Treating Skin Damage

Treating Skin Damage

In my book, “Why Grow Old,” I mentioned various causes of skin damage, which are from excess sun exposure, smoking, and poor nutrition. Of course, some people are blessed with genetically healthier, more resilient skin. The latter, we can do nothing about, so we must concentrate...

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