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How To Prevent Wrinkles While You Are Still Young
Anti-age how?: There is no magic pill. However, there are ways of slowing all degenerative changes that occur: the skin is the largest organ! skin ages because of loss of elastic tissue (droopy skin), fatty tissue replacing muscle (loss of skin tone), wrinkling from from xs sun exposure and smoking. So: sensible acne rx, hydrate skin, lots of external and internal hydration, limit sun exposure, tone up-&do4life. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: The best anti aging cream is sunscreen. Good sun care practices (sunscreens, hats, doing outdoor activities before 10 am and after 4 pm) is the best way to prevent skin aging, and to minimize the risk of skin cancer. Other topical treatments to consider are topical antioxidants, which reduce the injury effect of the sun's rays, and tretinoin cream, which stimulates collagen product. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Facials don't help: Facials are superficial and can not correct age related dermal/epidermal changes. For epidermal exfoliation peels & microderm help. To improve brown/red spots, light lasers help. To build collagen/elastin resurfacing lasers help. If you want to see real changes, spend it on a medical treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hydration: Unfortunately there are no magic ingredients for removing wrinkles. However, keeping well hydrated and the skin moisturized can help with the appearance of the wrinkles. RetinA has been shown effective for smoothing fine lines by increasing turnover of the outer skin cells. Using makeup and facial creams with SPF protection can also help slow sun damage. ...Read more
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