Wrinkle Reduction

Wrinkle Reduction

 Experience and wisdom come with age, and for that we should be truly thankful, but wouldn’t it be wonderful if we had less wrinkles to show for it! Wrinkles are part of the natural aging process. As we age our skin gets thinner, drier and less elastic. Our skin’s ability to protect itself from damage is also reduced. Eventually, wrinkles, creases, ad lines form on our skin.

The first wrinkles to appear on our face occur as a result of repetitive muscle movement. Additional causes of facial wrinkles include genetics, sun damage, smoking, dehydration, and many other factors.  Luckily, there are many different types of treatment for wrinkle reduction. For large wrinkles, BOTOX® Cosmetic is the first line of defense. BOTOX® helps prevent excess muscle movement and allows the skin to relax. When started at an early age, BOTOX® can even prevent wrinkles from developing.

For medium to fine wrinkles, there are a variety of wrinkle reduction treatments available.  Facial fillers and Sculptra are two of the services that can often help but what may be right for you may not work for someone else. It is best to consult with Dr. Kimberly Finder,  an experienced dermatologic surgeon who can help you make the best decision about something this important.

Long standing wrinkles can be more challenging, but there are options available for those as well. There are various procedures, Infini a skin tightening, Picosure and microneedling that can help smooth your skin, reduce wrinkles, and improve its texture.

Finally, there are quality skin products that can improve your skin and keep those wrinkles at bay. These products are stronger and more effective than what is sold in department stores.

What will work best for you depends on your wrinkles and your particular situation but there are many options today that didn’t exist even ten years ago. To best determine what you should be doing, come in for a consultation with Dr. Kimberly Finder. She can help you determine the right choice for you.

Visit our cosmetic dermatology and liposuction office in San Antonio, Texas (TX), near the Boerne, New Braunfels, Kerrville, San Marcos, Austin, TX area.

By |2019-02-18T00:56:55+00:00April 7th, 2016|Anti-Aging Goals, Articles, Facial Renewal Goals|0 Comments
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