HomeFashionBeautyLuxury
Skin & BodyFaceHealth & FitnessHair
 
Latest Articles - Luxury

Alexandrite a Gem for Kings

Alexandrite is the unique mineral among the other stones which are highly appreciated. Subject to international pricing catalogue, faceted pure 1-3 carat alexandrite from the Urals with the intensive effect of color changing costs from two to twenty thousand dollars per carat, while the less pure alexandrite from the same Urals will take you one to four thousands per carat. A big size stone is rare and if it is worth paying fortunes for something that is not a diamond?


Adriana Lima a Modest Supermodel

It seems that most top models from all over the world correspond to the particular stereotype and life style when their biography is examined. Supermodels are mainly too ambitious women with some delusions of grandeur, though. They aspire to exploit all their beauty and grace gifted by nature, youth when they are fifteen to twenty and the diligence to earn as much money as possible to become the idol for the weaker sex and the object of desire from the stronger sex.


Signet Rings Sign of Reputation and Power

Both men and women are welcome to wear signet rings, though men are more attracted by these jewelry items. Signet ring for women is just the luxury accessory while that for men is the symbol of the particular image and authority.

Popular Articles
 

How to Get Rid of Double Chin

Sunday, 13 December 2009

double chinMedically speaking, the repulsive, unattractive and ugly fold called double chin is a phenomenon that is caused by a layer of subcutaneous fat around the neck that droops down and creates a wrinkle, making the owner appear to have a second chin. However, we, regular folks, are in no way relieved by this scientific explanation: this fold makes our face look ugly, distorts our face shape, and makes us look generally fatter and older than we really are. Interestingly, a double chin is present not only in obese or elderly people, but also in quite slender young people, predominantly women. Fatty crease in the chin area can be blamed on the age-related changes in the body which can be addressed, on the excess of adipose tissue in the body which is easy to get rid of, and finally, on the anatomical features of the face and jaw, which causes a lot of trouble, anxiety, and complexes.

There are a number of choices available to get rid of a double chin. However, exercise for the chin and jaw area of any kind is designed rather to prevent a double chin, than to completely remove it. But if your face shape is changing rapidly and your face is sinking below your waistline due to weight gain, regular exercise can help to bring your old reflection in the mirror back.

    1. Press your chin to your chest tightly. Without moving the chin, rotate your neck slowly in a clockwise direction, and then alternate in an anti-clockwise direction.

    2. After applying body firming cream, slap your chin with the back of your hand for 3 minutes.

    3. Straining your lower jaw, pronounce sounds «o», «e», and «u» for 5-7 minutes.

After exercising, you should apply mineral cold wrap, which will improve blood circulation and provide a lifting effect. To prepare a mineral cold wrap, dilute a tablespoon of sea salt without dyes and flavors in a glass of carbon-dioxide-free mineral water. Wet a towel with this solution, then take it by the ends and slap yourself on the chin. Perform this exercise carefully, easy on the neck, without touching the larynx. Make 15 to 20 repetitions.

If you've gone on a crusade to prevent or remove a double chin, forget about the exercises, when you have to crane your neck, trying to put your chin forward, as far as possible. Such «treatment» is not only ineffective, but harmful as it stimulates stretching of the skin, which soon becomes flabby and sagging, forming a fold, which could only be eliminated by the aesthetic surgeon.

In the «advanced» cases of a double chin, caused by the age-related changes and not treatable with delicate methods, professional help (spa treatments and cosmetic surgery) may be required.

Mesotherapy (safe, non-surgical procedure used for body sculpting, cellulite reduction, and elimination of double chin and eye fat pads) gave birth to mesodissolution, the newest method of removing excess fat on the chin. Hypodermic medication destroys fat cells very quickly, stimulating the synthesis of collagen and elastin, responsible for the formation of smooth and durable «face framework». To completely eliminate a double chin, up to 10 procedures are recommended.

Other, more traditional spa treatments used to restore skin smoothness, include chin wraps and massage, and in particular manual- and vacuum massage, which provides excellent effect.

Manual massage, performed using specialized skincare products, can reduce or even eliminate this unattractive fold on the chin in 8-10 sessions.

Vacuum massage is more effective and intensive than manual massage. It helps to remove toxins, stimulate local metabolism, tighten skin, and prevent its sagging after the procedure. After you've completed a course of vacuum massage treatments, you need to monitor the condition of your chin area, preventing it from growing back to the pre-treatment size.

The most radical method of getting rid of a double chin is cosmetic surgery. However, it is recommended in case of severe defects, especially in adults, when non-invasive methods may not be effective. This procedure is called submental lipectomy. More usually known as a 'neck lift', the standard procedure can be carried out as an outpatient and involves a small incision under the chin. The extra fat is then sucked out. Lastly, they will make a vertical incision between the layers of the neck and jaw muscle, and stitch the edges together, tapering the muscle layer. It is a moderately painless procedure, and needs only two small bandages to hide. Bruising is negligible, and usually disappears within about ten days. More complex operations may involve surgery on muscles or even chin implants.

But if you really want to lose that chin, start taking better care of yourself. Ensure your diet is high in fibre and low in fat and calories, containing plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables. This will help prevent you laying down vast amounts of fat.

 

From a health perspective, there's nothing dangerous about a double chin unless you are seriously overweight. Even then, the double chin is just a symptom of obesity, not a problem. But harmless or not, we women still find double chins unattractive. Getting rid of a double chin is not all that easy, but it's possible if you try hard enough.

Comments
Add New RSS
Write comment
Name:
Email:
 
Title:
UBBCode:
[b] [i] [u] [url] [quote] [code] [img] 
 
 
< Makeup for Blue Eyes   Biotherm >
 
beauty  bridal  clothes  color  colors  designer  designs  different  dress  dresses  fashion  gold  hair  high  indian  jewelry  just  known  life  like  long  look  make  makeup  natural  people  popular  skin  special  style  styles  suits  time  used  wear  wedding  woman  women  world  years 
Who's Online
We have 10 guests online
Syndicate
feed image
feed image
feed image
feed image
Login





Lost Password?
No account yet? Register
Latest Articles - Fashion

Corrective Lingerie the Sculptor of your Shapes

The news is not the corrective lingerie with the effect to make the shapes tighter and slimmer. When considering the images of women back in XIX-XX centuries, we can state some peculiarities typical to the woman silhouette, like the high bosom, thin waist, rounded thighs (or just the skirt creating this false impression). Recollecting the canons of women beauty which were far from the skinny shapes of some mature women, we realize that a lady looked shapely in one area and slim in the other thanks to the special lingerie.


Tiny Luxury Evening Handbags

Evening handbag is the most elegant pattern of a woman handbag that stays tiny and traditionally decorative element. The evening or theater handbag is not a customary clutch though they look similar in size. The clutch grows to be the compliment to the daily business or casual ensemble as it is seen by the latest fashion tendencies 2010. The clutch is tiny and laconic when the evening handbag exerts the attention with plenty of decorative elements, embroidery and stresses. The fabric also matters.

Latest Articles - Beauty

Lipofilling - Keeping Beauty Back?

Lipofilling is known to be the technique used to create a permanent filler effect by extracting fat from the area in the abdomen or thighs and re-injecting it somewhere else, usually into the face. The procedure is done to replace to volume in the cheek or chin which do not look good with ages, or improve wrinkles.


Hairstyles for Thin Hair

A good hairstyle is able to pep any woman up when she is out in the society. A good hairdo makes a woman more confident and she is able to succeed and achieve her tasks u=during a day without thinking of her look. Hair care is something a woman is involved in every day but we need to consider that environmental factors make it look a little bit weak and unhealthy if not cared properly. One may think that thin hair is something to suffer about and face social problems. Thin hair is not the thing to feel miserable that causes you hide your hair under the hats and caps. Thin hair should cause you look after it more thoroughly adding volume, and that’s all.