HOW THE SKIN AGES
There are a number of elements which accelerate the ageing process of the skin.
A breakdown of some of these can be seen on the tabs opposite.
PREVENTING THE NEED FOR TREATMENT.
Some parts of facial ageing are inevitable and will happen no matter what – this is called intrinsic ageing and it is genetically determined. A substantial portion of skin ageing however is down to extrinsic or environmental factors which you can modify. The good news is that up to 80% of skin ageing is down to environmental factors, meaning there is scope for you to make the right decisions and have a real impact on how well you age.