Collagen Breakdown Shows Signs of Aging
Collagen is the protein latticework that provides structure to the skin and its deep support structures.
Weakened collagen deep beneath the skin results in laxity and wrinkles.
- Loss of skin elasticity and thickness
- Decrease adherence between skin and fat
- Sagging of soft tissues
- Weakening of orbital muscle and septae
- Decrease in craniofacial skeleton volume