Aging Hands, Aging Hands, Arcadia Plastic Surgeon Dr George Sun

Aging Hands

Most people conscious of looking young focus on their faces. By doing so, they tend to neglect other age-telling areas of their body. One of which, the hands, has many noticeable signs of aging, such as dark spots, sagginess, and roughness.

With time, aging hands show more and more lines and wrinkles, translucency, pigmentation, laxity, loss of fat, muscle, and even bone, with an increasing prominence of veins and tendons.

The most common causes of aging hands include:
Intrinsic and extrinsic reasons:

  • Loss of volume
  • Lines and wrinkles
  • Brown spots
  • Spider / varicose veins