Botox is the common treatment used in getting rid of wrinkles. It works by injecting botulinum toxin type A into the facial muscles, which prevents the area from contracting.
The results are a relaxed, smooth facial skin. However, it needs to be maintained because the effects are only temporary and the cost is quite expensive.
But here are alternatives to botox that you could try.
I – Word Understanding
Chemical peel – a skin treatment using a chemical solution to remove old
Acupuncture – a complementary medical practice that entails stimulating certain points on the body, most often with a needle penetrating the skin, to alleviate pain or to help treat various health conditions.
II – Have Your Say
1. Did you know?
a. Even in the car, you still run the risk of developing sun-related wrinkles.
b. Smoking can cause wrinkles and skin damage.
c. Frown lines may mean vision problems
d. Poor diet can contribute to wrinkles.
2. Are you worried about lines and wrinkles? What ways are you willing to do to keep wrinkles away?
3. What are your other concerns when it comes to aging and how do you manage those?