Women take a lot of care of facial look. In this study the importance of facial wrinkles in women was asseessed. 690 Italian women were recruited and asked about the appearance of the first facial wrinkle. The 48% of women feels the first facial wrinkle as a negative sensation, for the 20% it is a maturity sign and the 32% thinks that facial wrinkles are not an important problem. The Italian women feel as negative the wrinkles around their mouth (51 %), their eyes (48%) and their neck (34%). Two third of women tries to oppose to facial wrinkles using creams or going to dermatologist or to beautician. Only the 9% of women is in favour of plastic surgery.
|Translated title of the contribution||Women and wrinkles|
|Title of host publication||Journal of Plastic Dermatology|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2007|
- Facial wrinkles
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