Women's skin ages faster

November 1, 2006

Toronto - Women's skin ages faster than men's, according to a German study, Reuters reports.

Toronto - Women's skin ages faster than men's, according to a German study, Reuters reports.

Women lose collagen faster than men, according to a study published in Optics Letters, a journal of the Optical Society of America.

The study was based on a new technique in which doctors shine pulses of infrared laser light to examine the deeper layers of skin and measure aging.