The skin's elasticity reduces as you grow older, and you start seeing wrinkles with time. If you are bothered by signs of facial aging, a facelift is a solution to retaining your youthful look. However, before undergoing any type of plastic surgery you should educate yourself on the procedure, recovery time, and other important pieces of information. Read on to learn more about this procedure to prepare yourself before booking your procedure date.
What is a Facelift, and Who Can Get One?
A facelift is a procedure to reposition tissue to correct loose, sagging skin on the bottom two-thirds of the face and neck. While many people of many...
What is a Mini Facelift?
The mini facelift is a conservative version of the full facelift that targets sagging skin and tissue along the lower face and neck and uses shorter incisions than a traditional facelift. Though this procedure is less extensive than the traditional facelift, it is still considered to be an invasive procedure.
How is the Procedure Performed?
The mini facelift is a surgical procedure that does require local or general anesthesia. Dr. Zuliani will make small incisions which will be hidden in and behind the ear and under the chin to access the neck, tie the platysma muscles and remove any access skin. Underlying tissues with then...
If you’ve been considering a facelift, it’s likely you’ve started doing some research. It’s also likely that you’ve realized it’s not as easy as finding a facial plastic surgeon and scheduling a surgery date. In fact, there are actually a few different types of facelifts. That’s in part because the facelift is one of the most popular procedures performed each year, and techniques to rejuvenate the face and achieve more natural results than ever are constantly evolving. Here’s what to know about three of the most common types of facelifts and how they can help your cosmetic goals.
What Are the Upper, Mid, and Lower Face?
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Have you looked yourself into the mirror and noticed that you don't look as young and vibrant as you used to? It could be wrinkles, creases, or sagging skin, but all are natural signs of aging. Luckily, there are two great options available to correct such problems through surgical procedures: full facelift or mini facelift. Learning the difference between both procedures will help you determine which one is best for you. Ultimately, Dr. Zuliani will determine which procedure and techniques will be right for you during your surgical consultation.
Full Facelift and Mini Facelift Are Surgical Procedures
The two types of facelifts are both surgical procedures designed to reduce...
If you’re dissatisfied with the way your face and neck look, it can affect your entire self-image. Wrinkles and loose, sagging skin can be unsightly, and they can make you look tired and much older than you are.
However, you don’t have to settle for what you see in the mirror. You can have either a facelift or neck lift to restore a toned, youthful appearance. Here’s what they are and how they can help you be your most radiant self.
What is a Facelift?
A facelift is a cosmetic surgical procedure that focuses on the lower two-thirds of your face. This is the area from your cheeks to your...
Both a facelift and eyelid surgery, (blepharoplasty) can take years off your face and leave you with a more youthful appearance. If you are considering one, or both, of these procedures it may be a good idea to consider undergoing both at the same time. This comes with many different benefits, and your plastic surgeon can help you create the ideal surgical plan to address your concerns. Here are some of the benefits of this combination procedure.
A More Natural Look
Cosmetic surgery can improve your look and greatly increase your self-confidence and self-esteem. Procedures are, however, limited in what they can do. A facelift can help improve the...
Facelifts are widely known cosmetic surgery procedures. They've been performed on patients interested in anti-aging benefits for many decades. If you have an upcoming facelift procedure, you should put time into planning well and making sure you know how to prepare for the treatment. Doing so can help you get on track to a procedure that's safe, smooth, and convenient.
Before the Surgery
You should start preparing for your facelift roughly six weeks prior to your treatment. Smokers should refrain from smoking during this time in addition to during the 6 weeks of recovery. Smoking can negatively influence circulation and be detrimental to the healing process. It is...