Facial ageing is more than skin deep

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 - 07:42 in Health & Medicine

Facelifts and other wrinkle-reducing procedures have long been sought by people wanting to ward off the signs of ageing, but new research suggests that it takes more than tightening loose skin to restore a youthful look. A study by physicians at the University of Rochester Medical Centre indicates that significant changes in facial bones - particularly the jaw bone - occur as people age and contribute to an ageing appearance...

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