Confused, do omega 3's thicken skin or thin it?

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    Confused, do omega 3's thicken skin or thin it?


    Question in the title.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GOTSPEED View Post
    Question in the title.
    does it have to be one or the other?

    fwiw, being extremely hypothyroid for an extended period of time causes thickening of the skin -- a glue like substance forms under the dermis.
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    Not really sure it is either, but they do help maintain healthy skin by ensuring there are enough fatty acids to maintain the lipids in the skin which can help with dry skin or eczema.
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