Eczema and anti-wrinkle treatments
Eczema on my face, will anti-wrinkle injections help me?
Anti-wrinkle injections will have no effect on eczema. The reason that anti-wrinkle injections work to minimise the appearance of wrinkles is because they relax or mildly paralyse certain specially selected muscles in the face. When these muscles contract they cause skin to wrinkle: relaxing them means that the wrinkles won’t form. Eczema is an allergic-type reaction and is not related to the action of facial muscles, so anti-wrinkles will not have any effect. I would recommend seeing a dermal clinician or dermatologist to ask their opinion on treatment.