When we are in our 20’s, our skin is strong, smooth, and radiant. As we age, we begin to notice changes in our skin, including laxity, wrinkles, jowling, and thinning of the skin. What causes this and what can be done about it?
Collagen is a group of proteins that makes up 75% of the dry weight of our skin, and offers structural support and firmness to the skin. Some forms of collagen in the skin are stronger than steel. Elastin, another protein in the skin, provides elasticity.
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