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Wrinkles: Sign of Getting Old?

Last night, I heard my 9-year old brother asked mom while she’s having her evening face routine. “What is that for?”, my brother asked. Mom answered, “It is to prevent wrinkles. You know, sign of getting old.”  Then it came to me, are wrinkles just sign of getting old? What are wrinkles really?

Wrinkles are actually the lines, folds or pleats in the skin commonly found on the face specifically on the forehead, around the eyes and at the side corners of our lips. By doing simple research, I found out that skin wrinkles come out as a result of natural aging process including habitual facial expressions, too much exposure to the sun and smoking cigarettes. Continue reading