there are no major behavioural differences between men and women’s skin.
However, men’s skin differs in certain specific characteristics;
it is subject to significant stress linked to a different lifestyle.
THICKNESS, HYDRATION AND FIRMNESS OF SKIN
Skin is 25% thicker,
firmer and better hydrated
(dermis is richer in collagen)
Increase in hair growth (pilosity)
caused by androgen impregnation
Male hormones are responsible
for a higher level of sebaceous secretion
Skin ages later but more noticeably
Has a harsh effect on the hydrolipidic film and irritates skin