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Seriously How is this possible?!?! lol

I look in the mirror and notice I am starting to get some fine lines, great I am in my late 20's. Well how is it possible to get pimples and wrinkles??? Shouldn't I have grown out of that "pimple stage" by now? I don't have serious break outs or anything one here and there but c'mon, how do you battle both, one is youth related and one is getting older related. lol

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:54 AM on Feb. 20, 2009 in Beauty & Style

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  • I hear you! When do the "good years" start? I'm in my late 30's, I have itsy bitsy lines underneath my lower eyelashes and breakouts all over my chin :-) I deal with the lines by using vitamin E oil (I got it at dollar general) and dab it under my eyes and along my top lip line at night (just in case). I picked up toner to fix my breakouts and they only got worse, so now I just mix a teaspoon of sugar in with my acne wash and use it as a facial scrub - almost completely cleared up in 3 days now.
    plylerjones

    Answer by plylerjones at 6:05 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • The pimples are caused by hormonal changes... At least for me anyway... About a week out of the month I have a breakout on my chin... I make sure I use a good moisturizer after shower and at bedtime.. Cold packs on my eyes when needed... I'm 36 so I think its in the genes as well, my mom aged quicker than my dad so I'm hoping I have my dads genes,lolol
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:16 AM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Yup here to... Im 28 and went through this, breakout/oily face thing... My eyes are getting bad, i lost 10pds in a week, i got super bad chest sick thing.. Im falling apart at 30 mama!!!!!!! But maybe this is all in my head... LOL I have gray hair, wrinkles, you name it, they say i look 25 but im falling apart... LOL Good luck mama...
    HottMamaRossx2

    Answer by HottMamaRossx2 at 1:48 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Me too! I just turned 29 and have never thought I looked old until now. I'm getting wrinkles and breaking out (like huge, deep, pimples) on my chin. I've never had probelms with this before! I guess we better just face it, we are getting old! :0)
    Erin333

    Answer by Erin333 at 5:32 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • I feel you. Yesterday. I just bought Acne Free for my pimples and Olay Regenerist for my eyes & forehead...what the hell? i'm only 27 1/2
    shaismom25

    Answer by shaismom25 at 12:44 AM on Feb. 21, 2009

  • I get a few pimples on my forehead and have a big wrinkle near my lip and around my eyes. I'm only 29. I don't want wrinkles yet!
    coutterhill

    Answer by coutterhill at 12:55 AM on Feb. 21, 2009

  • Sorry ladies, but you have no idea how much better I feel knowing I am not alone on this war against pimples and wrinkles lol. I have the Acne Free stuff, but it dried my face out too much. I just the toner and that is it. It works good though. Anyone use Vitamin E cream? I have been trying this but I am thinking it might be leading the the breakouts....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:45 AM on Feb. 23, 2009

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