Seeing more wrinkles? Gravity is not to blame - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Seeing more wrinkles? Gravity is not to blame

New Media Producer: Rachel Beavin

It appears we can't blame gravity anymore for making our facial skin sag as we age.

Experts within the American Society of Plastic Surgeons have found our faces are made up of different fat compartments, and it's those individual compartments that change over time, leading to those tell-tale wrinkles, sags and hollowed skin.

Researchers say this could allow plastic surgeons to target trouble areas more accurately, not only for cosmetic use, but also for trauma patients who need reconstructive surgery.

  • LOCALMore>>

  • Closing sale starts Friday at Carson's in Jasper

    Closing sale starts Friday at Carson's in Jasper

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:58 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:58:26 GMT
    Carson's closing in Jasper (Source: carsons.com)Carson's closing in Jasper (Source: carsons.com)

    The Carson's in Jasper is among dozens of Bon-Ton stores closing nationwide. The company announced they are closing more than 200 stores, and will begin liquidation sales Friday. 

    More >>

    The Carson's in Jasper is among dozens of Bon-Ton stores closing nationwide. The company announced they are closing more than 200 stores, and will begin liquidation sales Friday. 

    More >>
  • Friday After 5 announces sponsors

    Friday After 5 announces sponsors

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:49:43 GMT
    2018 Friday After 5 (Source: Friday After 5 Facebook)2018 Friday After 5 (Source: Friday After 5 Facebook)
    2018 Friday After 5 (Source: Friday After 5 Facebook)2018 Friday After 5 (Source: Friday After 5 Facebook)

    It almost seems too cold to be talking about summer fun...but that's what they're doing in Owensboro tonight. Friday after 5 revealed its sponsor line up today so that the events can continue to be free for the community. 

    More >>

    It almost seems too cold to be talking about summer fun...but that's what they're doing in Owensboro tonight. Friday after 5 revealed its sponsor line up today so that the events can continue to be free for the community. 

    More >>
  • Convicted child molester shot by EPD officer after reported rape

    Convicted child molester shot by EPD officer after reported rape

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:07:12 GMT
    Mugshot of Michael Anthony Foster from 2017. (Vanderburgh Co. Jail)Mugshot of Michael Anthony Foster from 2017. (Vanderburgh Co. Jail)

    Officers responded to an apartment complex in the 4600 block of Spring Valley Road around 6:40 p.m. to investigate a sexual assault.

    More >>

    Officers responded to an apartment complex in the 4600 block of Spring Valley Road around 6:40 p.m. to investigate a sexual assault.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly