Will face lift surgery scar?

A scar on the scalp on the temporal region is left after the surgery. There will be a 3 or 5 millimeter scar under the chin because of the incision made in order to remove excessive fat. But it will not be visible from afar. Expected results are making these scars as invisible and coverable as possible.

What happens after face lift surgery?

There are not so much complications after the surgery. The patient can feel swelling, empurpling and tightness on his/her face. Some of the patients are influenced by anesthesia and their faces may seem a little bit asymmetrical but these are temporary results. A dressing is made by leaving eyes, nose and mouth out and it is removed by the doctor in two days. Stitches are removed approximately in 5 or 7 days. The patient can move on his/her business life and can apply cosmetic products on his/her face. It is important to avoid doing heavy physical exercises and external blows. Male patients should avoid shaving for two or three weeks.

Face Lift

Facelift is administered in order to reduce the wrinkles on the skin of the face and neck area and also to do away with the fat in jowl. It is made to lift the face and cheekbones as a whole. If it is combined with other aesthetic operations, it will help the patient look younger. Facelift is administered in hospital under anesthetist supervision. It takes two and half hour approximately.

How is face lift surgery administered?

With the help of the incisions starting from the scalp above the ears to the scalp on back of the ears, face skin is peeled and the muscles which causes sagging is lifted with special stitches. Excessive skin is also removed and temporal region, cheeks and chin area is tightened. Depth of the marionette lines can be reduced during this operation.

What is to be done before face lift surgery?

It is important to discuss your expectations and the process in order to understand the results you may get. This operation is performed under general anesthesia by a surgeon in an operating room. If you will not receive another treatment in conjunction with the face lift surgery, it is possible to be discharged from the hospital on the very day of the operation.

Should I receive this treatment more than once?

Effects of the face lift surgeries last for years but aging may neutralize the tightness of your skin. This surgery can be received again in five or ten years.