The Six Body Parts that Reveal Your Age First

Source: The Huffington Post

We all try to strike that balance between aging gracefully — and not looking as though we’re older than we really are. With age, your skin thins and grows less elastic. As a result, wrinkles, age spots and skin tags become more common. Generally speaking, you can promote healthier skin by bathing in warm — and not hot — water. You should also wear sunscreen and not smoke.

But even if you’ve done everything right, there are some body parts that just seem destined to betray your age no matter what you do. 

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New Research Confirms Effectiveness of Laser Treatment to Fight Signs of Aging

Fractional high intensity focused radiofrequency (HiFR) proved safe and effective in the treatment of mild to moderate laxity of the lower face and neck

Source: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS)

Sagging jowls and lax neck skin is a common issue associated with aging and is considered one of the most troublesome areas to patients. It’s also one of the most difficult areas to treat. Surgery has traditionally been the solution to improve appearance, but is invasive and does not address skin laxity.

Recently gaining attention are procedures using fractional high-intensity focused radiofrequency (HiFR) delivered to the dermis with insulated microneedles for facial rejuvenation.

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Underlying Causes of Sensitive Skin: Analyzing Internal and External Factors

Source: DERMASCOPE, the official publication of the Aesthetics International Association

Sensitive skin is a common condition that affects a majority of people and commonly has predisposed factors such as ethnicity. Factors such as an impaired skin barrier, a weakened immune system, inflammation, and digestive health can contribute to the skin’s sensitivity.

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Popular Makeup Trends for the Winter Season

Source: DERMASCOPE, the official publication of the Aesthetics International Association

Much like the 2016 winter fashion trends, makeup is taking an even more artistic turn; individuality is being embraced and praised and off-the-wall colors and textures are adorning everything from tips to lips and eyes. 

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The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) Reports Increase in BOTOX procedures by 6500 percent since 1997

Source: American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)

According to a recent study by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), Botox procedures have increased by 18 percent from 2014 to 2015, and nearly 6,500 percent since 1997, making it the most popular non-surgical cosmetic procedure in the market. 

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