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Research Article

Effects of Facial Threading on Female Skin Texture: A Prospective Trial with Physiological Parameters and Sense Assessment

Table 1

Changes in the skin roughness indices of the forehead, cheek, and corner of the mouth of the negative control group (NCG), experimental group (EG), and positive control groups 1 and 2 (PCG1 and PCG2).

FPost hoc tests

Forehead12.058<0.001NCG⟵⟶EG<0.001
NCG⟵⟶PCG1<0.001
EG⟵⟶PCG2<0.003

Cheek42.868<0.001NCG⟵⟶EG<0.001
NCG⟵⟶PCG1<0.001
EG⟵⟶PCG2<0.001
PCG1⟵⟶PCG2<0.001

Corner of the mouth10.783<0.001NCG⟵⟶EG<0.009
NCG⟵⟶PCG1<0.003
EG⟵⟶PCG2<0.001
PCG1⟵⟶PCG2<0.001

Decreases (▼) show relatively low skin roughness values, while increases (△) indicate high skin roughness values.

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