One of the main reasons patients want to have a cosmetic surgery procedure is to gain an appearance that is more youthful and rejuvenated. A facelift is a surgical facial rejuvenation procedure that is performed on patients of all ages to turn back the clock and give the person an appearance that is more youthful and refreshed. Facelift results are natural in appearance so it is not obvious to others that some type of surgery was performed. The best facelift technique for a person depends on the results the patient hopes to achieve as well the age of the person and the current condition of the skin. Check out some of the most popular surgical facelift procedures that provide a more youthful look.
When it comes to gaining a more youthful look to the facial features, there are four types of facelift procedures that are available to patients:
When it comes to undergoing any of the facelift techniques listed above, here are some of the factors that go into determining if a person is an ideal candidate:
Patients that undergo any of the facelift techniques discussed in this article can expect to enjoy an improvement in the look of the face and neck. The results will create a tighter and more youthful and rejuvenated look thanks to the elimination of extra fat and skin. The results will usually last anywhere from 10-20 years.
It should be noted that the face continues to age. In addition, the impact of gravity will continue to alter the appearance of the facial area by pulling down on the skin.
Patients interested in learning more about a facelift, and which technique is the best option to achieve their desired results, should schedule a consultation appointment with a board-certified doctor experienced in performing a facelift. The plastic surgeon will examine the condition of the skin of the patient to determine the extent of the results that can be expected by performing a facelift.