TECH NECK: WHY YOUR SMARTPHONE IS GIVING YOU WRINKLES
Tech neck is a serious concern. Take a look around your work space/coffee shop/subway car and note how many people are staring down at their smart phones, head tilted at a 45 degree angle. They could all be victims of a syndrome labeled tech neck.
So what is tech neck? “Laxity of the neck skin—or tech neck—is actually a true phenomenon that can occur from persistent folding of the skin from repetitive motion—like looking down at your phone or laptop computer,” explains Dendy E. Engelman, MD, Director of Dermatologic Surgery and Laser Medicine at the Metropolitan Hospital. “The thin skin of the neck is very prone to wrinkling because the dermis—the layer that contains collagen—is thin. Because of the constitution of the skin in this area, it is at higher risk for showing age than other areas of the head and neck.”
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Want to keep reading? Banish Tech Neck Part 2 continues here: http://www.harpersbazaar.com/beauty/health/a11505/tech-neck-0815/