Aging Skin: 4 Ways to Look as Good as You Feel Cosmetic procedures don't all require general anesthesia, a nip and a tuck. Some minor procedures can be done in a doctor's office in less than an hour, and with little or no recovery time.
It's Not Your Mother's Skin -- Or Is It? With age, the skin suffers natural wear-and-tear, just like the rest of our bodies. But much of what we think of as natural aging is in fact due to sun exposure and other factors. That means it can be avoided -- and it's never too late to start.
Skin Aging Reversed in Lab Test In lab tests on mice, scientists made old mice's skin look young by blocking the NF-kB gene; too soon to tell if that's safe for people.