Fine Lines & Wrinkles
Fine lines and wrinkles form naturally as we age, due to cumulative loss of hydration, collagen and elasticity from our skin, leading to loss of skin suppleness and firmness.
It is important that we recognize the 2 main types: Dynamic wrinkles vs. Static wrinkles.
Dynamic wrinkles are seen with facial expressions e.g. forehead lines, frown lines, crow’s feet, etc. Static wrinkles are seen at rest without facial expressions and they typically form following repeated creasing of skin from untreated dynamic wrinkles. Another common cause of static wrinkles is from severe skin dehydration leading to appearance of surface wrinkling.
Treatment options include: