The desire to stay young— or at least look young— forever is nothing new. Beginning as early as the fifth century, the restorative powers of the Fountain of Youth have been mythicized. Although no such thing exists, it hasn’t stopped humanity from trying to find a “cure” to aging — especially aging skin. [related][slideshow]
Alas, getting old is a part of life and, consequently, so are those dreaded wrinkles and sagging skin. Skin aging is also exacerbated by a multitude of factors such as UV ray exposure, free-radicals, dryness and, you guessed it, diet.