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U.K. lifestyle blogger Mehreen Baig published a column in the Daily Mail detailing the trials and tribulations of her 50-selfie per day habit, which she claims is causing her face to look like the Crypt Keeper's.

Surprisingly, her claim was given validity by New York's The Center for Dermatology, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery, which suggested the High-Energy Visible (HEV) light emitted by phone and computer screens can cause "dryness, inflammation, wrinkles and uneven pigmentation."

Baig's piece explains:

Research shows that it generates the same amount of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in the skin as UVA and UVB light combined, preventing skin repair and leading to ageing.

Although scientists are still investigating the effects, they do know that HEV light penetrates the skin more deeply than UV rays.

Studies on the way HEV impacts DNA also suggest that it could accelerate photoaging - the skin damage commonly associated with exposure to sunlight.

Sources: NY Post | Daily Mail | The Center for Dermatology, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery