FACE LIFT SURGERY
- Facelift is a surgical procedure which makes you look & feel younger.
- Transform can help you counter the visible signs of ageing with a range of cosmetic facelift options.
- Years of exposure to the sun and the stresses of daily life can be seen on all our faces.
- A facelift can make you look younger and fresher
The face usually reveals the first visible signs of Ageing. Both Gravity & Sun exposure result in facial features of Ageing. Formation of skin wrinkles, loss of facial volume, drooping of jaw lines are all signs of Facial Ageing. But aging of skin dose not necessarily reflect your body spirit & energy level, which makes you conscious that you don’t look as you feel. Facelift is a surgical procedure which makes you look & feel younger. It takes back the clock by 5-7yrs. In a facelift procedure the excess skin of face & neck is excised, underlying muscle & tissues are tightened to give a smooth & cheerful look.
If your face has started sagging, the folds & smile line are prominent, drooping of the corner of your mouth, skin on the neck become slack then you need to consult your surgeon.
Most patients undergoing Facelift are above 40yrs old, who are looking to refresh & rejuvenate their appearance.
During Consultation, the Surgeon will ask you about your concerns & will try to understand your expectations. He will assess your facial features, skin thickness , elasticity & folds. This information will be used to make a surgical plan & the goals of the procedure will be discussed.
Face lift works best for the lower half of face & particularly for the Jaw line & neck.
Incisions are made along the natural skin crease in front of the ear & extend into the hairline above and behind the ear. Skin is undermined & the deeper layers (SMAS) are tightened. Excess skin & SMAS are excised. Also the neck muscles are tightened & excess fat is removed.
After Consultation with the surgeon, you will be asked to get a few blood tests done, to ascertain your general fitness for surgery.
You are asked to the come to clinic in the morning.
It is done under General Anesthesia. The surgery last for about 2-3 hrs on average.
Drainage tubes will be kept.
Your Face would be wrapped around in gauze dressings.
You can go home after a day or two, when the drainage tubes are removed.
There will be some swelling & bruising over the face, will go away in few days or weeks.
There may be some numbness or Firm feeling of the face skin, but will disappear completely in a few weeks or months.
Drainage tubes are removed after 1-2 days.
First follow up will be on the 7th day after surgery. Your stitches will be removed.
There on forth you will be asked to visit the clinic in a month for a routine check up.
You can resume your personal chorus from the evening. But we advise you to keep your activities restricted for at least 3 days.
Avoid any vigorous activities for 2 weeks.
The facelift is usually combined with Fat grafting to restore lost facial volume.
Chemical peels or Laser Treatment can be combined for fine wrinkles & pigmentation.
Forehead Lift for sagging Eyebrows & wrinkles on forehead.
Blepharoplasty for sagging Eyelids
Every year thousands of women undergo successful Face lift procedures, however anyone considering surgery should be aware of risks associated with the procedure.
Reactions to Anesthesia/ Drugs.
Hematoma(Blood collection)/ Seroma requiring drainage.
Infection requiring Higher Antibiotics.
Minor Asymmetry may require some touch up procedure.
At Harleys Clinic, we take full aseptic precautions & standard surgical protocols are followed to minimize the incidence of any such unfortunate complications.
Harleys Clinic is the most cost effective destination for your procedure. Here Procedures are performed as per International standards at Indian prices.
Non surgical Facelift
Non surgical Facelift by FTC threads..Good results..with less down time.Good for patients not willing for Surgical Face lift.