Have you ever paid a medical professional over $1,000 to inject your own blood into your face?

Yeah, me neither.

It sounds outlandish, but as the skincare industry continues to grow, scientists are developing a wide variety of treatments designed to give you younger-looking and smoother skin. You can now pay a dermatologist or medical spa professional to target virtually any blemish on your body, from acne scars to precancerous growths.

Say goodbye to the days of only using sunscreen and moisturizer, and hello to the new frontier — technology that will literally de-age your face. Go ahead and read on for five of the most common anti-aging skin treatments. Just be careful — some of these may make you squeamish.

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