Wrinkles result from a combination of many factors. It’s not just about cellular changes over time, reduction of collagen, damage caused by free radicals in the sun, smoking, poor hydration, etc. Genetics combined with habitual facial expression can also take a toll. When you frown or concentrate, the muscles between your brows contract, causing your skin to furrow and fold. And when you squint, the muscles around your eyes contract and cause crow’s feet. Most people begin to notice their first wrinkles around the eyes and mouth. The most common types of wrinkles are described below.
The furrows formed from facial frowning and by the brows being wrinkled repeatedly. As elastic fibers in the skin degenerate over time, these lines have more difficulty recovering and can become permanent.
The thin lines extending from the outer corners of the eyes. This increase in number and depth as the years go by.
The creases that run straight down from the corners of the mouth. They typically form as the face begins to lose volume over time.
What Glow Mediclinic Can Do…
Because wrinkles have so many causes, there are a variety of treatment options available. We can address the muscles underneath the skin, add dermal filler to plump up the area, or encourage the skin to regenerate with a firmer, more youthful appearance. Any of the following treatments can make a difference: