Hand skin aging is one of the early symptoms of the general aging of the organism. It is connected with particularities of the structure of the skin and the anatomy of the back of hands as well as high mechanical loads on hands, influence of negative environmental factors (household chemicals, UV radiation, seasonal temperature variation).
The skin of the back of hands is rather thin and has a small number of sebaceous glands.
With the increase of years, the thinning, dehydration, elasticity loss occur. The skin becomes flabby and wrinkled.
At the expense of the formation of keratosis and microcirculatory disorders, the skin becomes yellowish-grayish.