the skin's elasticity is an important component of anti-aging skin
How to Improve Your
As the years go by, interest in keeping skin from sagging and looking
firm and toned increases.
That's because we all prefer to look younger!
If you are a woman in your late 30's or higher, you have probably
noticed your skin is not what it used to be.
For most of us this is inevitable.
Other body parts begin to sag as we age so why should our skin be any
Fortunately, there are options available that will help to
reverse the effects of age on the skin and also improve skin
better understand what exactly causes our skin to sag in the first
place, let's go over a bit of the physical side of the process.
skin has two distinct layers called the epidermis and the dermis.
epidermis is on the surface and contains the pigment, epidermal cells,
The dermis is the layer located underneath the epidermis
and contains the dermal cells, blood vessels and nerves, hair
follicles, and oil glands plus it is responsible for providing the
nutrients for the epidermal layer. the dermas also contains the
tissue as well as our skin's collagen.
As we grow older,
the amount of fat found in our lower layer of skin decreases, our
glands produce less oil, and collagen and elastin fibers loose their
So, now that we know just why this
happens let's talk about the part that is more important to those of us
suffering from this affliction, the solution to improving skin
Although there is no actual magic pill designed to stop
this natural aging process, there are options available to slow down
and, in some cases, reverse the signs of aging skin.
Of course, surgery
is always an option and a face lift can take years off your appearance.
However, it is a major procedure and recovery is long and can be quite
painful. If this is an option you would consider, make sure to do your
research and only go to a board certified plastic surgeon with a well
Many of these anti-aging skin care products
contain ingredients like antioxidants, vitamins, copper, Ginseng,
elastin, collagen, and HGH
(human growth hormone).
These are all ingredients that have been proven
to have some level of rejuvenating effects on the skin and its
Most products are geared toward sensitive skin and are
generally to be allergy-free.