Preventive cosmetics give skin a better future

Anna Montero, Montserrat Mangues, Silvia Reyes, Elena Cañadas – Lipotec, Spain Skin ageing can be divided into two basic processes, intrinsic ageing and photoageing. Intrinsic ageing is characterised by smooth, dry, pale and finely wrinkled skin while photoageing is a consequence of UV exposure and is associated with skin thickening, severe wrinkling and pigmentary changes.

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