Is your skin showing signs of aging? If it is, welcome to the club. The aging skin club is one that everyone is a reluctant and unwilling member of. Aging skin happens, but there are steps you can take to slow the process down.
Foods that are rich in Lycopene are helpful for improving your skin texture and increasing your collagen growth. Foods that are rich in Lycopene include red fruits and vegetables. You can also take vitamin supplements and use skin care products that have lycopene in them.
Vitamin E is a commonly known and used antioxidant. It is found in foods (such as avocado, broccoli and almonds). It also is in many skin care products. Using products that have Vitamin E in them and consuming foods rich in Vitamin E will boost your collagen and will result in the reduction of wrinkles, lines and age spots on your skin.
Drinking green tea is beneficial for preventing cell damage. It contains approximately 30 percent polyphenols and large amounts of catechins, which are natural antioxidants.
If you are dissatisfied with the signs of aging that are showing up on your face, contact Dr. Ransom. He will address all of your concerns with a variety of techniques, from non-surgical treatments, to minimally invasive procedures, to complete surgical rejuvenation.
Dr. Evan Ransom is an Ivy League-educated and Ivy League trained Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He is a Double Board Certified Head and Neck Surgeon and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and fellowship-trained in facial plastic, reconstructive, and laser surgery. His practice is in the San Francisco Bay Area, serving patients from San Francisco, Oakland, Marin County, Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, Walnut Creek, the East Bay, and all over Northern California.