Don’t let lines be a pain in the neck! Micro-needling, coupled with professional skincare products, is a great way to improve the appearance of fine lines on the neck.
Neck wrinkles and sagging skin are a part of aging. The skin on the neck is pretty thin and is often exposed to the sun. Pair this with gravity, and it can show signs of aging sooner than the rest of the body. Technology plays a part in lines on our neck (ever heard of tech neck?), as does posture in general.
Prevention is often better than a cure, so do not limit your skincare routine to your face only. Starting at any age , we must apply skincare to the neck and décolleté area. Applying sun protection (at least 30 SPF) is needful as sun damage can cause dark spots and hyperpigmentation, as well as fine lines.
The Skin on Your Neck Needs Nourishment Every Day
MD Pen ReVita Peptide Moisture Crème is a great way to treat neck lines, either alone or in conjunction with other treatment options such as micro needling. It works to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles through hydration, elasticity restoration, collagen production, and skin smoothing.
- A Bio-Peptide complex of five different growth factors, amino acids, and vitamins to provide anti-wrinkle and antiaging benefits
- Vitamin C to stimulate collagen production, reduce wrinkles, and reduce skin discoloration
- Passiora Edulis Seed Oil to restructure and remodel the skin
- Hyaluronic Acid for wrinkle reduction, plumping, and hydration
- Squalene to prevent water loss and restore suppleness
Looking after the skin on your face, neck, and chest isn’t just something to think about as you age. It should be incorporated as part of your overall skin routine from the beginning.
How can micro-needling improve the appearance of fine lines on the neck?
For those who already have fine lines, wrinkles, and sagging in the neck area, micro needling can be an excellent treatment option. It can also help to deal with other signs of aging in these areas, like hyperpigmentation.
MicroNeedling has a range of benefits for skin on the neck that experiences wrinkles, discoloration, or sagging, including:
- Stimulates collagen and elastin production
- Tightens the appearance of the skin
- Reduces the appearance of fine lines and sagging skin
- Improves skin texture
- Deals with uneven texture and can help reduce dark spots
This treatment is minimally invasive, significantly low risk with little-to-no downtime needed. Even better, improvements to the skin are visible in a relatively short amount of time. Following the correct aftercare regimen at home can help to optimize treatment results, too, so it’s important to use products that are designed to help skin recover and thrive every day after treatment.
Sometimes, hyaluronic acid fillers are used to deal with fine lines and wrinkles on the neck. These plump up the fine lines and wrinkles, but they don’t improve overall skin texture overall in the same way that professional microneedling does. Botox can also be used for “neck banding” (lines that run horizontally across the neck), but this may not always be the most appropriate treatment.
Overall, targeted micro needling is one of the most effective, least invasive, and lowest-risk treatment options available for fine lines and wrinkles on the neck.