What is a turkey neck? What causes it?
A turkey neck develops when the skin around the neck because saggy and loose. This usually occurs as the result of the normal aging process. However, there are environmental factors that can cause a person to develop a turkey neck. Smoking and sun damage can cause a person to loose elastin and collagen, which can lead to development of turkey neck.
What can be done to get rid of a turkey neck?
There are quite a few things that can be done to help people get rid of their turkey neck. Exercise can help tone and tighten the neck muscles, which can reduce the appearance of a turkey neck. A woman should sit in a chair, tilt her head back and make 20 chewing movements. This exercise should be performed for at least five days out of the week in order to get the best results.
There are also a number of creams available that can help a woman get rid of her turkey neck. This creams help firm the sagging skin. They also help stimulate new cell growth. A good cream contains Matrixyl, which is the ingredient that stimulates new cell growth. A woman may also want to consider going to a spa or dermatology clinic and getting a laser light treatment. This procedure helps get rid of turkey neck by stimulating collagen production.
Women who do not get the results that they want with exercise, cream or professional treatment should consider getting a neck lift. A neck lift is performed by removing excess skin and fat from around the neck. This procedure is performed under general anesthesia and takes about three hours to perform. Women should consult with several plastic surgeons before they choose one to perform their procedure.
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