Did you know that the tobacco in cigarettes has over 4,000 chemicals which can cause damage to collagen & skin elasticity? This reduction in skin elasticity can cause premature facial wrinkles and saggy skin. This is of course in addition to the increased risks of skin & lung cancer, Alzheimer’s, Diabetes, and other health problems. Whether your motivation is vanity, overall health, or both, quitting is always a good option.This USA Today article explains both the health and beauty risks associated with smoking cigarettes.
Dr. Philip Miller, MD, FACS specializes exclusively in facial plastic surgery in New York and other cosmetic surgery, and has over 20 years' experience. He is recognized as an expert in rhinoplasty and facial rejuvenation procedures and is frequently invited to share his specific techniques with his peers at national facial plastic surgery meetings.