The Ultimate Battle: Lines Vs. Wrinkles

The Ultimate Battle: Lines Vs. Wrinkles

credit: NY Times Lines and wrinkles are often considered one in the same, but in actuality they are as unique as the factors that cause them. Each needs it's own separate treatment. THE FACTS - As fat pads migrate down the face with age, it's common for wrinkles to deepen into the skin. - Small and fine lines develop from repeated muscle movement. As we get older skin loses it's elasticity, so that the ability to spring back into place becomes harder and less frequent, causing more permanent lines. - Wrinkles are noticeable folds, ridges, and creases in the skin....

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Top Collagen Boosting Foods

Top Collagen Boosting Foods

What is Collagen? We hear about it in every beauty magazine, products boast about how they can help us rebuild, rejuvenate and boost collagen production, but what is it? Collagen is located below the outermost layer of the skin, known as the dermis, and is the foundation of connective tissue that supports the skin's structure. This makes it essential for firmer and younger-looking skin. As we age, collagen production slows down causing the skin to thin, lose suppleness and form wrinkles. Everyday factors such as the sun, pollution, free radicals, and smoke can also be responsible for the break down...

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