For many of us, winter weather is often accompanied by nagging skin problems- dryness, itchiness, and all sorts of other reactions from cold air and dry indoor heat. And as we get older, challenges with our skin can multiply for an assortment of reasons, including health problems and the medications we take. The National Institute on Aging has an outline of an array of issues that can arise with aging skin and some simple responses you can try. Check out their descriptions and advice Here. For women, some of us also struggle with the dilemma of whether and how to use makeup as our facial skin and features change with age. A recent tutorial in The New York Times may provide you with some ideas- check out their recommendations Here. And if this whole topic makes you want to throw up your hands in anguish, take out your powder puff and give yourself a laugh by reading this humorous take on aging skin care from none other than The New Yorker.