We all like a drink now and then and, in moderation, alcohol doesn’t you any harm at all. In fact, many medical professionals say that the occasional glass of red wine is good for your heart. Regular heavy drinking, however, will have a major impact on your health and it can affect how your skin looks. As well as the dehydrating defect that alcohol has, some drinks also contain ingredients that can damage your skin. Here are ten of the effects on your skin that drinking alcohol regularly will have.
- It dehydrates you and your skin
The dehydrating effects of alcohol are known to anyone who has ever had one too many and woken up the next day with a headache and a dry mouth, but that dehydration will also affect your skin. If you are dehydrated too often you will age faster and develop lines and wrinkles. It will also make your skin look dull and lifeless.
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