Is Christmas binge drinking ageing you? Overindulging causes a ‘skin hangover’ lasting up to FOUR WEEKS – and symptoms include redness, puffy eyes and extra wrinkles

Having a few too many at the office Christmas party can leave you with a throbbing headache, but even after the hangover has cleared up you skin will be still taking the hit.

In fact, depending on your age, it can take your skin up to four weeks to recover from a night of binge drinking over the festive season, leaving telltale signs such as dark circles and accentuated lines and wrinkles caused by dehydration.

Experts from the CACI International, who create anti-ageing facial treatments, have analysed studies on the effect of increased alcohol consumption on the skin, as well as collecting anecdotal evidence from their own therapists across the UK, showing that the toxicity left over after a heavy night can last up to four weeks after the party for women over 40.

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