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Sagging corners

March 2022 | Jiri JAWINNER

Exercise against hanging corners - can it really work?


When it comes to achieving an attractive and youthful look, most people focus primarily on smoothing wrinkles, even at the expense of other, often more significant shortcomings such as hanging corners .

The mouth and especially the corners themselves The corners are among the parts of the face that best express our mood . The sagging corners of the mouth make one look annoyed and frowning, even when in fact, he doesn't even feel it.

It is common knowledge that smiling people look young and likeable . Even though you often smile, sagging corners can make your neutral expression frown without any control over it.


Frequent frowning is not the reason

"Don't worry, or you'll be left with it!" even in adulthood. However, the truth is that drooping corners of the mouth are not the result of our sad and annoying grimaces , whether we are they showed them around as often as they were.

The facial expressions of our face depend on the facial muscles. We use some of them more often, others less so, so that certain muscle tissues weaken, while others strengthen . Over time, this creates a specific neutral expression on our face.

In addition, the function of the sebaceous glands and the blood circulation in our face decreases with age. The skin is then less hydrated and nourished, so it has a greater tendency to gravity and sag , causing problems such as just hanging corners , does not add too much.

But what to do to strengthen the facial muscles and thus also remove hanging corners ? Let's imagine a few practices that you can do yourself at home.


Chewing to remove sagging corners

Before we reveal specific exercises on drooping corners of the mouth , we must imagine a much simpler and time-saving activity that effectively strengthens the facial muscles, not only in the area around the mouth - chewing.

You can use classic chewing gum at the beginning. However, if you don't like them or don't want to spend time on them all the time, we have a more sustainable solution for you - our chewing aids .

These are reusable, tasteless chewing gums that are harder but allow for more intense muscle engagement. They come in a handy case, so you can take them with you virtually anywhere and work to remove sagging corners during various activities < span style = "font-weight: 400;"> - whether at the computer, behind the wheel or in public transport.

Just twenty minutes a day and after a few weeks you will see a visible difference .


4 effective sag corner exercises

If you feel that chewing is not enough and you want against your hanging corners do something extra, you can also try the following exercises. They are easy, time-saving and time-consuming no special utilities .

  1. Round your lips as hard as you would like to say the letter "O" and release again after a few seconds. Repeat the exercise at least 15-20 times.
  2. Relax your face as much as possible, then smile convulsively and hold this position for a few seconds. Then relax the muscles again and repeat the whole exercise 15-20 times.
  3. Take a pencil or a thicker straw and put it in your mouth as if you wanted to drink. Then move your mouth and surrounding muscles as if you were painting an imaginary geometric shape with a straw or pencil - a square, a circle or an figure of eight.
  4. Smile, put your fingers to the corners of your mouth and gently stretch your muscles to the sides. Hold the position for 10 to 20 seconds, then release.

Even if you do facial muscle strengthening every day, be sure to hanging corners does not disappear from day to day. It takes time and, most importantly, patience to strengthen every muscle. If you lack motivation, take a picture of your face every day and compare them with each other after a while - even a little progress so it will be much more visible than when looking in a mirror every day.

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