591. Wrinkle wrinkle
© Bruce Goodman 24 May 2015

Mollie looked in the mirror. Was that a wrinkle forming on her forehead? The start of crow’s feet? The beginning of laugh lines and droopy jowls? The onset of turkey neck?

Mollie rubbed on olive oil. It was meant to be a good source of antioxidants and it fought skin-damaging free radicals.

She then applied a fenugreek paste. It was rich in vitamins and minerals that are easily absorbed by the body and helps treat wrinkles and fine lines.

This was followed by aloe vera which increases the elasticity of her skin.

Next was ginger. It helps inhibit the breakdown of elastin, one of the main…

“Hurry up and get out of the bathroom,” called Mollie’s mother. “You’ll be late for school.”

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