When people turn 50 years old, they may see volume loss in the face and changes in firmness and elasticity of the skin. Combined, this can cause marionette lines, nasolabial folds, and cheek volume loss. Lines may also appear around the lips ("lipstick lines"), and the lips may also become thinner. Other cosmetic concerns like crows feet, frown lines, and forehead lines may become more noticeable as well.
As a man, it's only natural for me to be curious about what causes wrinkles for men, and if there are differences based on gender alone. When I started out in this industry, I remember reading as much as I could on the topic of aging and asking my mentors and colleagues what seemed like a million questions. The more I learned, the more I realized that everyone is different. While there are some generalizations when it comes to how men and women age, individual differences trump them all.
Most of us do a lot for beauty. We’re willing to get poked, prodded, and even chemically burned to achieve the epitome of beautiful. What we do here in the United States doesn’t compare to what is offered around the world, though. In some countries, snails, caviar, fire, bird feces and more are used to improve people’s complexions. Don’t believe it? Check this out.