How does diabetes affect my skin health?

Skin infections. Diabetics are more prone to yeast infections in the groin, the armpit. They are also more prone to skin infections. To decrease yeast infections a dilute Acetic Acid or vinegar can acidity the skin. For recurrent bacterial infections along with antibiotics a dilute clorox bath can reduce bacteria.1 cup to whole tub of water.
Yes. Diabetes affects collagen destruction and synthesis. The more uncontrolled, the worse the destruction. Sowenmd.