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    Why do the elderly get skin tares and what causes them?

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    As we age in life our skin truly gets to be really thin and very fragile that is why.

    In skin a major component of the dermal extracellular matrix, skin, is collagen. Collagen synthesis decreases as we age and it becomes more susceptible to tares.



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