February '21

Dr Olivier Amar, spoke to Pretty Slow all about his secrets to keeping your skin healthy during lockdown.

Is Coronavirus fatigue ageing us? We asked a cosmetic doctor to share his secrets to keep our skin healthy during lockdown.

According to national research carried out by Uvence, 6 million people (14%) in Britain feel that they look at least five years older as a result of the stress of the pandemic and lockdown, and over a third (38%) say that 2020 aged them more than any year.

We asked Dr. Oliver Amar, one of the UK’s leading cosmetic and aesthetic surgeons, five simple tips to save our skin from ageing during lockdown.
Exercise

“As well as helping to maintain our physique and mental health, engaging in regular exercise can have a major impact on our facial aesthetics. The physical activities we undertake impact every aspect of our life from sleep to posture, and even mental wellbeing, all of which affect how we look.”