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Snake Oil: You are now 24 years old. Humans have been being sold snake oil for centuries. Our's is called 'anti-aging' products. Do you really believe a product you put on your skin can stop or arrest the aging process? ...Read more
Varies some: Most will grow about 2.5 in or 5 cm after their first period.The growth centers of females close at this point, which varies from 15-17 in most.There are some that finish sooner or later. An x-ray of the hand can be assessed for bone maturity and likelihood of further growth. ...Read more
Belotero and crow's : Belotero may be used to smooth wrinkles in the eye area, either alone or along with xeomin, (incobotulinumtoxin a) Botox or dysport. There is currently no clinical evidence that treatment with belotero improves skin's elasticity. For this look at retinols, peels or laser treatments. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Sculptra -aging skin: Sculptra is designed to replace volume, but you do get a nicer surface too - though nothing comparative to laser. Good products and sun protection are part of the anti-aging protocol, so be sure you are taking care of your skin. Diet can't ever be under emphasized too. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
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NO LOGICAL REASON: Other than administrative bureaucrats making this decision. I have had the same question when 21 years seems to be the age of consent for all other adult behaviors. It appears that the fda wants to give adult women one more year to think about it. There is no logical reason for this arbitrary cutoff. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Sunburn, skin cancer: Sunburns are implicated in skin cancer and aging. While tanning from sun exposure and tanning beds give you a "healthy glow", know that the "glow" is actually an indication of skin damage and inflammation. Prevent sunburns, reduce the risk of skin cancer and delay aging by limiting sun exposure, wearing minimum of spf 30 daily and getting any suspicious skin lesions examined. ...Read moreSee 8 more doctor answers
Thermage vs cellulit: NO! At best only a 10-14% improvement after multiple sessions. There are really no GREAT treatments/remedies/surgeries. At best the CELLULAZE 1440 nm Yag laser treatments with the use of a pre tunneled sharp pickle fork fiber offers the most potential in obtaining moderate improvements. These are usually under local anesthesia with sedation or general. The CellFina offers only short term results! ...Read more
Yes, sort of!: You need proper sleep for every proper physiologic process, and lack of sleep can affect numerous of these. But ultraviolet exposure, smoking, obesity, alcohol or drug use, and poor nutrition can affect your skin much more adversely than lack of sleep. Genetics is an even bigger factor. If you need sleep, don't worry about your skin. Get more sleep! ...Read more
Puberty: When a male starts to produce testosterone, then facial hair as well as hair over other parts of the body grow. This is a testosterone mediated process and even occurs in women. Yes women make testesterone as well but not as much as men and these are known as secondary sexual characteristics of men and women. ...Read more
Teens to 40s: If you're asking for when can most women get pregnant, it ranges from menarche in their teens until late 40s at menopause. Of course, there have been some reported cases of women in their 60s or 70s carrying a pregnancy to term as well as grade school girls carrying to term. But in general, teens to 40s appears to be most accepted. Of course, age is not only determinant for healthy pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
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