Women of color with darker skin tones are often blessed to have fewer fine lines and wrinkles than white women and even some women of color with lighter skin. This is because they have more melanin in the skin, which helps protect us from sun damage causing wrinkles as we age.
Why Do Wrinkles Form?
As our skin ages, there is a slower production of elastin and collagen, and as a result, the skin becomes thinner. Ageing skin is doomed by genetics, but the damaged skin will speed up the aging process.
Recurrent facial movements such as frowning and smiling lead to expression lines. When our muscles contract, they wrinkle the skin. This muscle contraction causes deep furrows between the forehead lines, brows, crow’s feet and squint lines. Thankfully you can get expert advice on cosmetic procedures like anti-wrinkle injections that can help erase the signs of aging by visiting … Read More