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What is a wrinkle?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Wrinkles are lines associated with the thinning and stretching of aging skin. As we age, our skin loses some of its ability to stretch and snap back into place. Long-term care of the skin can limit the formation of wrinkles over time.


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