How to Treat Sagging Skin on Your Neck:

 Expert Advice and Solutions from our Nurse  Lindsey 

: Discover effective treatments and preventive measures for sagging skin on your neck. Learn about professional procedures, at-home remedies, and lifestyle tips to achieve firmer, more youthful skin.

Sagging skin on the neck, often referred to as “turkey neck,” can be a source of self-consciousness and frustration for many. Fortunately, advancements in non surgical cosmetics and skincare have made it possible to treat and even prevent this common sign of aging. In this blog , we’ll explore a variety of methods to address sagging neck skin, from professional  in clinic treatments to at-home remedies and lifestyle changes.

Understanding Sagging Neck Skin

The skin on our neck is delicate and prone to aging, much like the skin on our faces. However, it often receives less attention in skincare routines. Sagging neck skin can be caused by a combination of factors, including the natural aging process, sun exposure, and lifestyle habits.

Causes of Sagging Skin

• Age-Related Changes: As we age, our skin loses collagen and elastin, leading to decreased firmness and elasticity.

• Environmental and Lifestyle Factors: Exposure to the sun, smoking, and poor nutrition can accelerate skin aging and sagging.

Signs and Symptoms

• Visual Identification: The appearance of loose, droopy skin around the neck area.

• Sensory Changes: The skin may feel less firm and more delicate to the touch.

Professional Treatments for Sagging Neck Skin

For those seeking immediate and noticeable results, in clinic treatments can offer a solution to sagging neck skin.

Non-Surgical Options

  • HIFU: A non-invasive procedure that uses ultrasound technology to stimulate collagen production.
  • Radiofrequency Treatments: These treatments heat the deeper layers of skin to tighten and firm the area.
  • Radio Frequency Microneedling : Radio frequency combined with Microneedling makin micro channels in the skin to stimulate collagen 
  • Polynucleotides – activate the skin’s fibroblasts, cells that produce collagen and elastin ,enhancing skin firmness and hydrating 
  • Profhilo® is a revolutionary ‘beneath the skin’ hyaluronic acid moisturising treatment, made with the patented NAHYCO® technology. This results in a unique hyaluronic acid injectable gel, which has a prolonged stimulating activity on the dermal cells

Surgical Solutions

• Neck Lift: A surgical procedure to remove excess skin and tighten the remaining skin for a smoother appearance . 

At-Home Skin care  

Not everyone is ready or willing to undergo professional treatments. Fortunately, there are effective at-home skincare you can use. 

Skincare Products

• Retinoids and Peptides: These ingredients can improve skin texture and firmness.

• Hydration and Firming Creams: Regular use can provide gradual improvement in skin elasticity.

Zein Obagi Growth  Factor serum 

Zein Obagi Firming  cream 

Lifestyle Modifications

• Diet and Hydration: Eating a balanced diet and staying hydrated can improve skin health.

• Exercise for Neck Strength: Certain exercises can tone the muscles in the neck, providing a firmer appearance.

The Role of Nutrition in Skin Elasticity

Nutrition plays a crucial role in maintaining skin elasticity and health.

Vitamins and Minerals for Skin Health

• Antioxidants: Vitamins C and E can protect the skin from damage and support collagen production.

Totally Derma Supplements 


So there’s the load down on how to treat sagging skin , if you would like more information on any of these treatments at our Leeds or Bradford clinic book an appointment with our team . 



Lindsey Swift McEnroe   Director