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Why do female smokers often have creases above their lips?

Skin wrinkles and creases are generally caused by a breakdown of the collagen framework within the skin. Collagen is a key part of your skin's structure. It forms a network of fibers within your ...
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Are botox injections approved by the FDA to treat chronic migrraines?

BOTOX is a prescription medicine that is injected into muscles and used to prevent (not treat) headaches in adults with chronic migraine who have 15 or more days each month with headache lasting 4 or ...
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Any physical benefits to acne? Does the oil keep skin from wrinkling & sagging in the future? Can it prevent razor-burn & dandruff now?

According to this study 1 those of us with oily skin may have less forehead wrinkles.
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Water and wrinkled skin. Is being under water for long dangerous?

Wrinkling is an adaptative response of the skin, allowing for better grasp on objects when the skin is wet. The skin is a barrier of stacked cells mostly made of keratin and lipids. It is covered in ...
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Does vitamin E in oil liquid form help to eliminate wrinkles on face?

Topical application of vitamin E may reduce the length and depth of facial lines and wrinkles, according to the University of Maryland Medical Center. One specific form of vitamin E that has this ...
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What are the reasons for developing the wrinkles in the eyes? Is sun exposure an important cause?

Skin wrinkles are generally caused by a breakdown of the collagen framework within the skin. Collagen is a key part of your skin's structure. It forms a network of fibers within your skin that acts ...
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Why do female smokers often have creases above their lips?

As far as I know this was never under experimental laboratory conditions in humans. But there are some observational, correlational and theoretical studies and considerations to explain the phenomenon....
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Do nicotine lozenges cause wrinkles?

Skin wrinkles are generally caused by a breakdown of the collagen framework within the skin. Collagen is a key part of your skin's structure. It forms a network of fibers within your skin that acts ...
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