Skin Tightening Tips
Once you have sagging skin, the first thing you want to know is can I get rid of it? This article will give you some skin tightening tips and also let you know that there are natural products on the market that will help get rid of wrinkles and less firm skin. What I am going to share with you is what to look for when you are trying to find good skin care products for skin tightening.
You want a product that promotes the growth or creation of collagen within your skin. Collagen is a fibrous protein that provides the strength and thickness of your skin and the ability of the dermis to resist being stretched or pulled. As collagen breaks down with age, your skin can start sagging and you get wrinkles. The good news is that as collagen increases the firmness also increases and the wrinkles and sagging diminish.
You want a natural product that is safe inside your body as well as on the surface. Your dermis is the largest organ your body has to work with and it absorbs what you put on it. Therefore, you do not want fragrances and chemicals that are toxic absorbed into your body. On the other hand, know that collagen is too large to be absorbed through your skin so a product that contains collagen is not very useful.
You really want products that also promote a lesser known protein called elastin. Unlike collagen, elastin provides the ability for your dermis to bounce back after it has been stretched or pulled. Elastin, in combination with collagen, is what keeps your skin looking young and without wrinkles. It also breaks down with age but the good news is there are natural substances that can help this protein grow and increase.
In conclusion, you want to products that promote the growth of collagen and elastin but do not contain collagen or elastin. You also want products that are safe and natural that do not put substances into your body that are toxic no matter how small the amount. There are almost always natural substances that will produce the results you want without being toxic.