Plastic surgery A to Z

Facelift - It is a surgical procedure used to reduce facial wrinkles, eliminate signs of aging, and improves the overall appearance of the face and jaw area.

Facelift - Signs, symptoms and causes

- During surgery facelift plastic surgeon begins by making an incision (usually above the hairline) and separating the facial skin from the underlying

tissue. Excess fat and skin are removed and the surrounding muscles are tight to enhance the appearance and facial contours of the patient. The skin is then repositioned wire or staples, and the treated area is wrapped in bandages. Remove skin and excess fat accumulated in general leads to a visible reduction of wrinkles. Combined with the tightening of the facial muscles, such as lifting procedures, surgery can offer patients look younger.


Facelift - Treatment

After a face lift surgery, the healing process will take several weeks. Meanwhile, the doctor will prescribe pain medication, physical and social activity can be limited initially.