Best Mainstream Treatments for Skin Wrinkles

We immediately feel a sense of happiness and satisfaction when someone tells you that you look the same over the years and hardly show any signs of aging.

Beautiful external appearance not only makes you feel beautiful on the outside, it can also potentially make you beautiful on the inside as well. Wrinkles that appear on your skin are generally considered as an enemy for your younger looking skin. Wrinkles don’t just appear because of old age. It can happen while you are young as well. There is a science behind it. We will look into wrinkles that appear while you are young and while you are old, and available mainstream treatments for this problem.

Our face can show two types of wrinkles. One is static and the other one is dynamic. Wrinkles that appear on your skin naturally belongs to the static type. As we get old the levels of hyaluronic acid gel and fat content in the facial skin will gradually start to reduce. This will lead to hanging cheeks.

Wrinkles lines on the skin that appears due to facial expressions belong to the dynamic type. This includes laughing, lifting up the eyebrows, etc. This type of wrinkles is quite common among Actors and Drama artists. Facial tissues get contracted due to constant facial expressions. At some point in time, the tissues remain contracted permanently. This makes the facial skin on the outside look wrinkled.

Fillers Treatment

It is made out of Hyaluronic acid. These fillers will be injected at certain spots in the cheekbones. This lifts off the saggy cheek skin and makes it appear young again by removing the wrinkles. This will remove wrinkles that appear around the mouth and under the eyes. Injecting this filler in three important spots near the eyes will make the eyes to look younger and beautiful. Many studies reveal people with an oval face and lifted cheek line is considered as most beautiful. This fillers treatment will help to achieve just that.

Results from fillers can last up to 12 to 18 months. After that, its effects will slowly start to fade away. After this, you might again have to go through the same treatment option. This treatment is bit expensive, but it proves to be useful for those who can afford it. You can lift the eyebrows and change the shape of your lips using this treatment. It is one of the most favorite cosmetic treatment of many celebrities. Fillers can be used in spots where the bone lines are visible in the hands and legs. Hyaluronic acid has the property of absorbing the water. So it will prevent skin dryness and make it appear fresh.

Botox Treatment

Botulinum toxin is the chemical name of this compound. It is extracted from a bacteria called Clostridium Botulinum. This is a medicine used to remove dynamic wrinkles or lines in the face. This treatment was initially introduced to treat a migraine. It was later discovered that it has an additional effect of reducing wrinkles in the face and made it appear attractive. So it is widely adopted as a cosmetic surgery now. This treatment relaxes the tissues on the inside which makes the skin on the outside to appear tight and young. Due to repeated facial expressions, our skin undergoes wrinkles in the forehead, cheeks, and around the mouth area. Injecting Botox in these regions will make the skin wrinkles to disappear.

A heavy dose of botox can tighten the facial tissues to the extent that it becomes hard to even open your mouth. So it can be quite dangerous. Botox treatment costs around $5 to $10 per unit. You will need at least 50 to 60 unit of botox for a facial treatment. When you take this treatment repeatedly your need for Botox will start to decline. It will postpone the aging process. Botox treatment must only be performed with a skin expert. When it is performed by an unskilled person, it can lead to many side effects.

Further Reading

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