Some types of wrinkles are simply unavoidable (friendly reminder that gravity affects us all at some point), but others are within your control, to an extent. And within the latter bucket, you’ll find a few sneaky offenders that can deepen folds over time, like constantly staring down at your phone and screens, skipping oil during gua sha routines, and some less than stellar sleeping habits.
Let’s pause on that last point: According to Sabrina Noorani, founder of ClearForMe, sleeping with an eye mask on can also potentially lead to fine lines (yep, we were shocked, too). “I recently learned that it's not recommended for [healthy skin aging],” he declares on an episode of Clean Beauty School. “So I’m wrestling with what I should do.” We simply had to investigate.