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Booze & Blemishes: Do you know how alcohol affects your skin?
by Staff
Have you ever wondered why your skin lacks its natural glow after a night of drinking? Take this quiz to find out that glass of jack and coke’s affect on your skin.

Why does your skin appear dull after drinking alcohol?

  • dehydration
  • body temperature rises
  • alcohol drains pigmentation

If you overindulge in alcohol, what long-term effect on facial blood vessels occurs?

  • The blood vessels close.
  • The blood vessels dilate permanently.
  • Nothing. The blood vessels aren't affected.

True or False: Alcohol consumption does not affect other skin disorders such as rosacea and psoriasis.

  • true
  • false

Which of the following foods should you avoid when suffering a hangover?

  • carrots
  • fries
  • whole-grain toast

Alcohol depletes which beneficial vitamin?

  • A
  • E
  • D

Why is vitamin A beneficial to the skin?

  • affects skins cell growth
  • produces collagen
  • Both answers are correct.

What's the primary physical trait of heavy drinkers?

  • extra weight gain
  • rosy cheeks or flushed face
  • stained teeth

What should you drink along with alcohol to avoid dehydration?

  • fruit juice
  • water
  • soft drink

The toxins in alcohol can contribute to what unattractive skin flaw?

  • cellulite
  • rash
  • ringworm

After several drinks, the body will divert oxygen and blood away from where?

  • liver
  • heart
  • skin