Marionette Lines

What are marionette lines?

Marionette lines are fine lines that appear vertically between the mouth and chin. They are a natural sign of ageing and something that will effect the majority of us, however in some cases they might be more prominent on some. Alongside the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, you might also notice that the skin in this area begins to sag and becomes loose. Whilst fine lines and wrinkles on the face are a natural sign of ageing some may become unhappy with the appearance of them and look for treatments to help their skin feel a little younger. 

What causes marionette lines?

Like with all facial wrinkles, marionette lines are caused by a loss of collagen and elasticity. As we grow older the collagen within our skin naturally decreases and signs of ageing can become apparent. Fine lines on the face can begin to appear from as early as 30 and there are a number of factors alongside natural ageing that contribute towards the cause of marionette lines including:

Although the appearance of marionette lines and wrinkles is extremely normal, it is reported to be a common concern surrounding ageing with many looking to anti-ageing treatments.

Treatments For Marionette Lines

If you have marionette lines and have become unhappy with the appearance of the skin around your lower face area then you might already be considering different treatments to help you reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles. Here at Victoria House Clinic we can help and offer a number of anti-ageing treatments to help patients feel younger and rejuvenated.  Let our expert team help you regain your confidence and love the skin you’re in.