What is Wrinkles?

A wrinkle, also known as a rhytide, is a fold, ridge or crease in the skin. Skin wrinkles typically appear as a result of aging processes such as glycation,habitual sleeping positions,loss of body mass, or temporarily,as the result of prolonged immersion in water.Age wrinkling in the skin is promoted by habitual facial expressions,aging,sun damage, smoking,poor hydration,and various other factors.

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Hi I am 26 years old and for the last 8 months I have had what I thought were wrinkles at the sides of my eyes. They are very deep creases and in...

doctor1 MD

If it is sore they are just not wrinkle. There is some inflammation. It might require steroid ointments.
Please see a skin specialist.

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I am a 22 year old male, middle eastern. My penis is circumcised and dark and when flaccid, it usually looks very wrinkly. I have no other problems...

doctor1 MD

Hello, ‎

Thanks for the query. ‎

If you are referring to wrinkling of the glans penis (the circumcised part of the penis), then this could be due...

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Hello I am breastfeeding my 11 months baby I am planing to get a lip augmentation with juvederm ( hyaluronic acid) could I?? Or is it not safe for...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for your query.

      Juvederm is FDA approved drug used for feeling wrinkles and augmentation of lips .

It has many side effects &...

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