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Some Anti-Aging Methods Work For Wrinkles

Fine wrinkles, deeper creases, saggy areas around the mouth and neck - the sights in the mirror that make baby boomers wince - are not inevitable. They result from a structural breakdown inside the skin that some existing treatments effectively counteract by stimulating the growth of new, youthful collagen, University of Michigan scientists say.

The researchers report an emerging picture of collagen collapse and possible renewal, based on more than a decade of studies, in the May issue of Archives of Dermatology.

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Changing The Face Of Wrinkle Treatment

With nearly 10 million minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures conducted in 2007, today's population is in search of alternatives to treat their wrinkles without having to go under the knife.

For over the past 15 years, doctors used traditional CO2 lasers to change the surface and appearance of the skin. However, these lasers are riddled with problems including permanent loss of pigment, scarring, prolonged redness and healing and a potential for an unnatural waxy appearance.

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Lack Of Vaccination Linked to Highed Measles Outbreak

Since January 2008, there have been 64 cases of measles reported in nine states in the U.S. That may seem like a small number, but it's actually the highest number of Measles outbreaks for the same period of time since 2001. Currently Measles outbreaks are still going on in Arizona, Michigan, New York, and Wisconsin.

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Skin Care Pretty Gets Tough On Safe Skin Care

Safe skin care is something that everyone is concerned with these days and for good reason. With ever-increasing exposure to pollutants, synthetics and UV exposure, skin has never been in greater danger of potential harm. There are hundreds of thousands of beauty care products available and most of these products contain damaging chemicals, preservatives and toxins. Skin Care Pretty is emerging as a different kind of skin solutions company.

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