Treating Aging Hands: Comparing Cosmetic Injections for Hand Rejuvenation

Volume restoration is recommended for patients whose hands have aged with visible veins and tendons. This procedure uses cosmetic injections to improve skin texture and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and other visible structures in the aging hands. Volume restoration using fillers in the dorsum of the hand is a simple and effective procedure.

In a recent study, researchers compared the results of bolus cosmetic injections with calcium-hydroxyapatite (CaHA) and hyaluronic acid (HA) for hand rejuvenation. The findings of this study were published in the Aesthetic Surgery Journal.

11 Surgeons and Doctors on the Hand Creams They Swear By

If you ask a room full of surgeons—regardless of their specialty or status—what their most important tool is, there’s a good chance each and every one will tell you it’s their hands. And how could they not be? Their hands are behind every incision, stitch, and decision they make, so it only makes sense that surgeons would know all that there is to know about keeping them in good shape.

Considering the average person isn’t performing dozens of surgeries a day, we figured any hand cream a surgeon swears by is good enough for the rest of us. From drugstore favorites to luxury treatments, check out their recommendations on the best hand lotions and creams ahead.

How to Start An Anti-Aging Routine for Your Hands

Beauty experts talk all the time about anti-aging skin care routines for the face and neck, but how often do we give hands the TLC they deserve?

Whether you’re hoping to avoid aging hands early on or are simply looking for ways to turn back the hands of time, TODAY Style enlisted several skin care pros to help you nail your anti-aging hand care routine in no time.

You Have Skincare For Your Face, But Are You Neglecting Your Hands?

While you may have enough face cleansers, serums, or moisturizers to fit a small storage unit, chances are that your hands get less attention.

Though the appendage helps us do some of our favorite things — eat, hold hands, eat some more — rarely do we return the favor. And it shows — some people even say it’s the first place that shows your age.

People Are Getting Hand Injections to Reverse Signs of Ageing

For many, hands can be a sign of someone’s age – as they are often the first body part to show protruding veins and tendons, lack of skin elasticity, and sunspots.

Now, in response to a growing number of people who’ll do whatever they can to stay looking young, a hand injectable has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – the first of its kind to treat ageing appearance in hands.

Read the full article at www.independent.co.uk

Nestlé Skin Health Announces the FDA Approval of Restylane Lyft for Hands

Nestlé Skin Health, a global leader focused on meeting the world’s increasing skin health needs, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the hyaluronic acid (HA) dermal filler Restylane Lyft for the correction of age-related volume loss in the back of the hands for patients over the age of 21.

Restylane Lyft is the first and only HA injectable gel to be FDA-approved for restoring fullness to the back of the hands, providing more youthful-looking skin. It is also the first-ever HA dermal filler to receive FDA approval for an area other than the face.”

The Restylane Survey was conducted among 1,000 nationally representative U.S. women, ages 35+, between February 26 and March 5, 2018, using an email invitation and an online survey.

Read the full press release at www.prnewswire.com

8 Ways to Deal With That Frustrating Hand Eczema

Hand eczema is one of those things that might not sound so bad…unless you actually have it. It’s easy for people to dismiss eczema as dry skin that just goes a little overboard, but as anyone with the condition knows, there’s way more to the itchy, inflamed story than that.

Eczema can create incredibly irritated and tender skin pretty much anywhere on your body. Unfortunately, your hands are one of the most likely—and inconvenient—spots for this skin condition to make itself known, according to the Mayo Clinic.

Slap on Protection Before Getting a Manicure, Surgeons Warn

People should apply sunscreen to their hands before undergoing a manicure, a group of plastic surgeons from Ireland advise.

In a letter contained in the Australasian Journal of Dermatology, Stephanie Marie Bollard and colleagues from the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital Galway, report on a wide range of skin-cancer risk estimates tied to the use of ultraviolet lamps during acrylic gel manicures.

The ultraviolet lamps are used to catalyse polymerisation and hardening of the gels used during the procedure. Customers typically hold each hand under the lamps for five minutes. Exposure to ultraviolet radiation is an acknowledged skin cancer risk, albeit one that is dose dependent.