Crepey skin is skin that becomes much thinner and more fragile, giving it the appearance of crepe paper. You may notice this skin sagging and taking on a very finely wrinkled appearance, though in contrast to usual wrinkles that we notice as we age, these characteristics may cover quite a large area of skin and are commonly noticed under the eyes, where the skin is naturally much more delicate anyway, and on the upper inner under-arm. Years of sun exposure, ageing, environmental factors, weight loss and dehydration all contribute to the development and worsening of this skin concern.
At the heart of it, a loss of collagen and elastin (from one of the factors above) and a decrease in oil production as we age, are the main changes that lead to crepey skin. Oil produced by our skin is essential in maintaining your skin’s natural lipid barrier than seals in moisture and protects it from the elements, therefore losing this barrier means our skin becoming more dehydrated and vulnerable to damage. Crepey skin can come and go for some people, and if this is the case, it is likely that a lack of moisture and dehydration are the main cause of your crepey skin. A thorough consultation with our doctors will help us identify what is the most likely culprit behind your skin concerns and allow us to the target your treatment accordingly.
The Trikwan Touch
Our Trikwan patients are all unique, we know that your concerns are very particular to you and no two patients’ concerns are the same. That is why when you visit us at our clinic our doctors will take you through a supportive, personalised consultation that gets to the heart of your concerns and explores what results you are hoping to gain from your treatment. In person, we can give you a more thorough understanding of what is causing your concerns and the most suitable treatment options for you. Our aim is to provide you with high quality treatments which include an educational experience that comes together to have you leaving our clinic feeling empowered.
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