I've always looked a lot younger than my age, I'm 21 next week. Lost a lot of fat on my face & volume on my cheekbones quite suddenly- now I look 22, 23- due to overeating?? I've been seriously overeating for the last 4/5 months without even realising it, it seems natural to me to eat a lot when I do. In this time I've matured a lot. My skin doesn't glow the same anymore. Overeating really significantly cause you to age prematurely? My skin looks older & I've lost a lot of volume in my cheeks.
Loss of Volume in Face. Skinny, High Metabolism. Premature Aging Due to Overeating?
Doctor Answers (2)
Diet and the Skin
It is well known that a healthy diet helps keep the skin young - things like antioxidants, vitamin C, alpha lipoic acid are super for the skin - so, it is not just overeating, but eating the right things. If your appetite has increased and you are gaining a lot more weight than you would like, see a weight specialist or endocrinologist.
Web reference: http://www.AdvanceYourBeauty.com
I would see an endocrinologist, a doctor who would take a history and draw bloods to see if you have a hormonal problem.
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