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11 Top Skin-Care Problems for Women Over 50

'Maskne,' sensitive skin, flaky scalp and more

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En español | Ready for some serious beauty talk? Along with our usual complexion woes — from forehead wrinkles to rosacea, the last seven months of stress and social distancing have taken their toll on our skin. I interviewed three board-certified dermatologists — Joshua Zeichner, M.D., director of cosmetic and clinical research at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York; Doris Day, M.D., clinical associate professor of dermatology at New York University Langone Health; and Lisa Chipps, M.D., assistant clinical professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA — about the biggest concerns of women 50-plus now. Here's their expert advice, topped with my own beauty editor product recommendations, to make the solutions easy for you to follow.