Could Your Cellphone Give You 'Tech Neck'?

The way you use your cellphone could be changing the way you look.
2:26 | 01/19/15

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Congratulations to them. Kicking off the "Gma" heat index this morning. A new wrinkle in digital technology. The way you use your smartphone could be changing the way you look giving you something called tech neck. ABC has more on that. Sun damage, diet and stress can all reek havoc on your skin. But can looking down at your smartphone really cause premature aging? Cell phones, laptops, tablets, anything that's electronic captures your attention and you have to bend your neck, you're just ruining the neck muscles. It's being called tech neck. And dermatologists to the stars, Dr. Lancer says he sees it all the time. Their main concern is, doc, I have a droopy neck and they're 23 years old. Saying looking down for hours at a time can weaken your neck muscles and lead to saggy skin. The overlying skin forms lines that are like tree trunk rings. Jennifer is 38 years old and is concerned her neck is showing signs of early aging. We have iPads and laptops and cell phones. You're looking down a lot. Yes. Prevention is key. Keeping the skin out of the sun and well moisturized. I tell people to sleep on their backs with a round pillow behind their neck so their head is always back. But if too much tech has your neck looking loose -- Will it hurt? This will not hurt. The doctor says deep penetrating heat can help firm the skin and tighten neck muscles. There's like no lines on my neck. While we demoed it free, it will cost you up to $1,000 per session. Or you can try this idea. Not look down too much. What you have to do is -- to hold your cell phone this way, your tablet this way. So keep your chin up. Doctors orders. For "Good morning America," ABC news, Los Angeles. You were sitting so straight right now, Lara, even more so. It beats the $700 to $1,000 a pop. It's impossible to type that way though. Straight arm type? I don't see how that works. Yes, I am. As a matter of fact. So you'll risk the wrinkles. I got a $700 neck treatment to sell you as well.

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