17 Things That Happen to Your Body When You Drink Alcohol

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Your skin becomes dry, wrinkled, red or bumpy

Not only does the dehydration caused by alcohol lead to wrinkles overtime, but drinking also triggers inflammation in the tissues and the release of a chemical called histamine, which dilates capillaries, causing potentially-permanent skin redness. Plus, alcohol can lead to acne, hives, or other skin diseases like rosacea or psoriasis.

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