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Uneven skin texture

There are several reasons for an uneven complexion, including the amount of collagen and elastin present in the skin. Collagen and elastin are the proteins responsible for skin elasticity, tone, and texture, and are affected by diet, age, hormones, skin products, cosmetic treatments, and overall health.

The ageing process dramatically affects the texture of the skin as well as causing wrinklesage spots and blotchiness. Wrinkles, fine lines, and an uneven skin complexion all develop as a part of the natural aging process.

Over time, skin accumulates damage from many sources - such as sun exposure, hormonal changes, trauma, pollution and more. The functions of young, healthy skin start to break down.

On the surface, aging skin becomes discoloured, lax, wrinkled, dry and rough. Cell turnover slows, reducing the availability of essential nutrients. Moreover, instead of producing healthy new cells, skin functions now produce cells that are abnormal.

Below the surface, collagen and elastin production slows. Collagen becomes disorganized, less dense and coarser and loses its uniform construction. This, combined with degeneration of elastin in the dermis, causes skin to wrinkle and sag. Less blood flow and moisture result in the dull, lifeless skin patients complain about. Fortunately, transforming aging skin function is possible. The Obagi System has been proven to improve skin functions and transform skin so that it looks and acts younger and healthier.


Available Treatments

Obagi Medical Skin Care

With prescription only topical medication and anti oxidants in combination with diet and lifestyle advise a beautiful flawless skin can be achieved.