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Fragile skin on arms is this normal at 70?
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
In brief: Absolutely!
As you age, the sun gradually thins the skin of the arms.
By the time you reach 70, that skin is typically quite thin. You might even get spontaneous bruises (actinic purpura) on your arms every now and then. This is entirely normal, don't worry about it.

In brief: Absolutely!
As you age, the sun gradually thins the skin of the arms.
By the time you reach 70, that skin is typically quite thin. You might even get spontaneous bruises (actinic purpura) on your arms every now and then. This is entirely normal, don't worry about it.
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