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Skincare and healthy habits are key in reducing the effects of aging

Skincare and healthy habits are key in reducing the effects of aging

Signs of aging may be most apparent at surface levels - sagging skin and wrinkles are often a source of frustration for older adults. However, there are some actions one can take before or after undergoing a cosmetic procedure to help keep one's skin smooth and healthy.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
January 28, 2011
Collagen creams are a costly mistake

Collagen creams are a costly mistake

Collagen creams that line the shelves of many cosmetics stores claim to eliminate wrinkles after a few applications. However, many scientists agree that these anti-aging products do not work and are a waste of money, according to The Daily Mail.

Though the creams do contain collagen, the molecules of the collagen are so large that only a few make it through the skin. The rest stay on one's face until the cream is washed off or rubbed away.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
January 27, 2011
Report: Aging bones may contribute to wrinkles

Report: Aging bones may contribute to wrinkles

A recent medical journal report may shed some light on what causes skin wrinkles. According to research, the change in bone structure that is an unavoidable aspect of aging may cause sagging skin on the face, reports CNN.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
January 20, 2011
Plastic surgery a tool for boomer population to stay young

Plastic surgery a tool for boomer population to stay young

As the first members of the baby boomer generation begin to enter retirement age, many are choosing to stay active. Though they are pushing 65, many older adults do not feel the need to enter into retirement, and are instead fighting the signs and societal constraints of aging, the Calgary Herald reports.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
January 18, 2011

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The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), is recognized as the world’s leading organization devoted entirely to aesthetic plastic surgery and cosmetic medicine of the face and body.  ASAPS is comprised of over 2,600 Plastic Surgeons; active members are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (USA) or by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have extensive training in the complete spectrum of surgical and non-surgical aesthetic procedures. International active members are certified by equivalent boards of their respective countries. All members worldwide adhere to a strict Code of Ethics and must meet stringent membership requirements.

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