Crow’s feet aren’t necessarily seen only in older people but can be seen in individuals even in their 20’s and 30’s.
Loss of collagen The skin around the eyes is the thinnest in the body ,hence the most delicate and vulnerable to wrinkling. Loss of collagen around the eyes is the main cause of wrinkling.
UV exposure Sun and other sources of ultraviolet radiation destroy the collagen and hinder its production
Genetics Some people are genetically more predisposed to age faster than other. Ethnicity also plays a big role.
Lifestyle Diet, exercise, smoking, stress and environmental exposures all play a role in ageing skin.
Repeated expressions Certain professions like acting require more use of facial muscles which lead to more wrinkles and creases
Ageing Natural process of ageing results in loss of collagen
Neuromodulators like Botulinum toxin (Eg.Botox) are the most effective treatment options available.
Once the underlying muscles are relaxed, other treatments are advised to improve the collagen production of the skin. The treatments can include the following: