Eyebrows give a frame to our face and they are highly important for face aesthetics. They have a profound effect in our general appearance, countenance and social life. Eyebrows sag because of many different reasons. Aging is the prominent reason of sagging but some people have congenital sagginess on their eyebrow area. Brow lift surgery fixes brows sagged for different reasons and revises the shape of the brows which effects one’s facial expression.
How is brow lift administered?
Brow lift surgeries are administered mostly with suspensory string. Choice of the method is determined by evaluating the age of the patient, current situation of the brow, extent and reason of the deformation on the brow. Brow lift surgery is performed under general or local anesthesia by a surgeon in an operating room. It takes approximately one hour and the patient is discharged from the hospital on the very day of the operation. Te patient can move on his/her social and business life on the fourth day of the healing period.
Are the results of brow lift surgery permanent?
The given shape after the surgery is permanent. With the passing years, forehead sags and consequently brows will slouch.
Is brow lift surgery sufficient itself?
It depends on the age of the patient. Brow lift surgery is sufficient alone for middle-aged patients in order to provide a youthful appearance. In advancing ages, this treatment should be received in conjunction with blepharoplasty, forehead lift surgery and supraorbital aesthetic implementations.
How high are the brows lifted with brow lift surgery?
It is decided according to the medical examination made before the surgery. If your requests may cause an unnatural appearance, your plastic surgeon warns you and suggests you the most suitable way.
What are the differences between the brow lift surgery and forehead lift surgery?
Forehead lift surgery is administered to reduce the creases and lines on the forehead of the patients who are over the age of 40. As to the brow lift surgery, younger people can receive this treatment and it is only administered to shape the brows.