photo-ageing

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photo-ageing

n
(Pathology) premature wrinkling of the skin caused by overexposure to sunlight
ˌphoto-ˈaged adj
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Topical application of tretinoin can improve the appearance of photo-aged skin by stimulating new collagen production in the dermal layer of the skin (Clin.
Cocoa flavanol supplementation influences skin conditions of photo-aged women: a 24week double-blind, randomized, controlled trial.
The aim of this study, published in the Journal of Nutrition, was to investigate whether high-flavanol cocoa supplementation would improve the moderately photo-aged facial skin of female participants, by assessing skin wrinkles and elasticity.
Major Finding: One in seven young smokers quit 6 months after viewing photo-aged pictures of themselves.
Overall, one in seven smokers quit after viewing their photo-aged selves.
Clinical findings of photo-aged skin include (conditions like) sun burn and they are also associated with an increased risk of melanoma, a form of skin cancer.
99), the skin care product that claims that 70% of the volunteers using the product showed a marked improvement in the appearance of photo-aged skin, is available at Target stores nationwide and target.
At both basic science and clinical levels, Boots No7 Protect & Perfect has been shown scientifically to repair photo-aged skin and improve the fine wrinkles associated with photo-ageing.
Boots No7 skin-firming and complexion-brightening Protect & Perfect Serum, pounds 17, was shown to repair photo-aged skin and improve fine wrinkles on the programme.
Professor Chris Griffiths of Manchester University, which conducted the trial, said, 'At both basic science and clinical levels Boots No 8 Protect and Perfect has been shown to repair photo-aged skin and improve the fine wrinkles associated with photo-ageing.
The difference between skin that's photo-aged and skin that's just plain aged is the difference between the skin on the face or hands and the skin on the buttocks," says Pinnell.
And, of course, anti-aging strategies are key--especially with the retinol, as "photostabilizing retinol may make it more effective to treat photo-aged skin.