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Doctor insights on: Do Frownies And Wrinkies Really Work And Reshape Your Skin

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Do frownies and wrinkies really work and reshape your skin?

Do frownies and wrinkies really work and reshape your skin?

Frowns and wrinkles: Frowns, are lines on the forehead that are found mostly in older people. They are caused by age, sun exposure, and other factors, and they are produced by face muscles pulling on the skin. These lines can be eliminated with Botox or dysport, which is injected into the muscles and eliminates the lines, for 4-6 months. Wrinkles are caused by aging and sun damage and are treated with certain acids. ...Read more

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Is there any cosmetic procedures and/or products that work as good as botox on eliminating skin wrinkles but without animal testing?

Is there any cosmetic procedures and/or products that work as good as botox on eliminating skin wrinkles but without animal testing?

Doubt it: Unfortunatly animal testing is often a part of research and development. I do not have any knowledge about each companies labs but as far as I know at the present time botox disport and xeomin (incobotulinumtoxin a) are the only good drugs for these problems ...Read more

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What really works on facial wrinkles at 50?

What really works on facial wrinkles at 50?

Wrinkles: Resurfacing procedures like lasers and chemical peels may help. And injectables like fillers and neurotoxins are another option. ...Read more

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What will really work on facial wrinkles?

What will  really work on facial wrinkles?

Prevention important: Most important is prevention of wrinkles from occurring; clean, moisturize, limit sun exposure over a lifetime, particular during youth (loss of elastic tissue). Smoking? Can c wrinkles across room. Various retinols. A whole bunch of products promise a lot, deliver a little. Botox, yes, but must redo repeatedly. Dermatologist will pitch their products, but go anyway to learn approach for life. ...Read more

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Do facial exercises really work to improve the appareance of wrinkles and prevent new ones?

Do facial exercises really work to improve the appareance of wrinkles and prevent new ones?

Facial exercise and : Unfortunately, there are no known exercises that will reduce facial lines and wrinkles. There are several minimally invasive procedures that can improve wrinkles. Seek a consultation with a well qualified plastic surgeon that has access to lasers and other minimally invasive options ...Read more

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Is there any scientific evidence that the palovia laser (for wrinkles around the eyes really works?

Is there any scientific evidence that the palovia laser (for wrinkles around the eyes really works?

PaloVia Laser : One such article claims excellent results: http://www.Jaad.Org/article/s0190-9622(12)00143-0/abstract. There are very few case-controlled clinical trials to rely on, though. As with any home remedy, the claims always seem to be "the best thing since sliced bread." this is one case where i would read he blogs and see how other users have faired. ...Read more

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Will pulling/ rubbing skin cause wrinkles?

Will pulling/ rubbing skin cause wrinkles?

Prevention: The best thing you can do to protect your appearance and decrease the formation of wrinkles is to (1) protect your skin from the sun through the use of broad spectrum uva and uvb sunscreens and (2) do not smoke. Cigarrettes dramatically age the skin and produce wrinkles. Once you see signs of aging, consult with a plastic surgeon. Any effects of pulling or rubbing on the skin will be lessened. ...Read more

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What skin care product should I use for wrinkles ?

What skin care product should I use for wrinkles
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Antiaging miracle: Retin-a is the answer. It became popular more than 20 years ago as an acne treatment. But doctors and patients soon noticed another benefit; its incredible anti aging effects. Retin-a users reported improvements in skin texture, including diminished wrinkles and brown spots. You can find it as prescription product, including generic formulations such as Retin-A micro and renova (tretinoin). ...Read more

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