How could science make your skin look younger?

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1. The daily grind

Every day of our lives, our skin is on the front line in a relentless war with the world around us. The food we eat, the sun we rely on, even the air we breathe – all attack the skin and cause wrinkles that betray our age.

But recent scientific advances might help us to turn back the effects of time. Experts believe they are closer than ever to unlocking the secrets of younger looking skin. And they're looking in some strange places to find them...

2. CLICKABLE: Looking for the fountain of youth

Click or tap on the pictures below to discover some of the unexpected places scientists are looking for the answers to skin ageing.

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