You Beauty – Dr. Joshua Zeichner: "The Secret to Preventing Old Body-Young Face"
Body scrubs may keep one’s body matching their face as they age.
And as we know from those unforgiving celebrity shots that compare mottled hands and chests to facial complexions, there’s no bigger age giveaway than a wrinkly body that doesn’t match a glowing face. "It takes a week or so for baby skin cells to make its way up to the top of the skin from the bottom layer, and the cells need to build up enough to give skin a dull appearance, so in my opinion, scrubbing every day is not necessary, and I recommend once to twice a week," said Joshua Zeichner, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Director of Cosmetic and Clinical Research at The Mount Sinai Hospital. Learn more