Wrinkles are caused by either external factors such as UV radiation or smoking, or they are due to the constant muscle contractions we perform when expressing emotion with our faces.
People with greater amounts of subcutaneous fat tend to suffer less from wrinkles. Sometimes wrinkles can also have a genetic predisposition.
Independently of the cause, a multi-faceted approach to prevention and treatment is recommended. A home regimen of prescription products, medical grade cosmeceuticals and meticulous sun protection provides the first
line of defense.
Botulinum toxin injections and dermal fillers can reduce or eliminate wrinkles by relaxing facial muscles or adding volume under the surface of
Other advanced options include addressing the uneven skin texture through PDO threads, microneedling, laser resurfacing and radiofrequency.
Dr Querido can determine the best treatment