The term facelift is a bit of a misnomer because this type of procedure addresses the lower face and neck only and not the whole face. A facelift isn’t just skin tightening – the deep down structure of the face are lifted and tightened – achieving the most natural and most effective results. Patients wanting to restore a more youthful look to their eyes, brows, mid face and skin will consider what is called Combination Facial Rejuvenation Surgery, taking advantage of both surgical and non surgical procedures to achieve the most natural looking results.
Facelift surgery is often combined with these procedures:
Let’s Review the Different Categories of Facelifts:
If you are thinking about a facial rejuvenation procedure, please take advantage of our complimentary pre consultation. This is a discussion with a knowledgeable patient care expert who can help determine what procedure might be right for you, give you more information about recovery and tell you how much the procedure costs.
The length of the recovery is determined by what type of facelift is used. Additional procedures combined with the facelift – such as eyelids or brows, do not lengthen the recovery since the facelift is the procedure that has the longest downtime.
Here are some guidelines:
Of course not – they are individual procedures and you can choose to have the facelift on its own or with other procedures. There are some benefits to combining procedures:
Without question, the most important part of the facial rejuvenation process – aside from the surgery itself, is having facial plastic surgeon Dr. Buonassisi have a high quality, comprehensive consultation with you. No two patients are alike and the best option for you will be custom designed based on Dr. Buonassisi’s exploration of your objectives, limitations and health situation. If you are thinking about having facelift surgery, begin your research process with a complimentary pre consultation. This is a discussion with a knowledgeable patient care expert who can help determine what procedure might be right for you, give you more information about recovery and tell you how much the procedure costs. Then you can decide if you are ready to proceed to the next step and have a consultation with Dr. Buonassisi.