4 Remedies for Aging Hands

Care for the women's handsWe make great effort to protect and nourish the skin on our face in order to prevent premature aging and maintain a youthful appearance, but what about the skin on other parts of our bodies? The appearance of your hands can reveal your age, no matter how great your facial skin looks.

1. Fraxel® Dual Laser

Fraxel® laser resurfacing offers a multifaceted approach to helping hands look younger by operating at two different wavelengths, each of which targets different skin concerns. This versatile laser treatment improves pigmentation issues like age spots while also diminishing fine line and wrinkles, leaving hands with a smooth, youthful tone and texture. Fraxel® also promotes new collagen production in the skin for longer-lasting results.

2. Yag Laser

The Yag laser is a skin resurfacing treatment that’s particularly effective in addressing blue veins, sun spots or other signs of aging that often develop on the delicate skin on the back of the hands.

3. Vein Treatment

Bulging or darkening of the veins on the backs of the hands can significantly contribute to an aged appearance. Traditional sclerotherapy (vein treatment), sometimes combined with laser treatments, can be effective in diminishing the prevalence of unsightly veins and capillaries.

4. Dermal Fillers

Collagen levels decline as we age, and this isn’t just true for our faces. As collagen is depleted in the hands, the skin can take on a thinner, crêpey appearance. Dermal fillers like Sculptra® or Restylane® can be a great option for if you want to restore fullness and firmness and ensure your hands don’t give away your age.