Dysport in Newport Beach
A facelift, also known as rhytidectomy, is the most comprehensive cosmetic procedure performed to address the signs of facial aging and restore a youthful appearance. The goal of afacelift is to restore your youthful appearance while avoiding an operated look. As an expert facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Razfar is well-versed in the most advanced facelift techniques giving natural results. Each patient has unique features of aging that must be addressed with a tailor-made approach. A facelift is often combined with other procedures such as fat grafting, laser resurfacing, eyelid surgery and browlift for a comprehensive rejuvenation of the face.
The most common signs of aging in the face include:
- loose or sagging skin in the cheeks, jawline (jowls), and/or neck
- loss of facial volume
- deepening folds from your nose to your mouth (nasolabial folds)
- loose skin in the neck known as “turkey neck” or a “double-chin”
Offers the most comprehensive results for patients with severe signs
of facial aging as previously described. In general, both the face and neck are addressed.
Deeper tissues in the face and neck are elevated to restore youthful contour, often
referred to as a deep plane facelift.
Also known as mini lift, is generally considered for patients with mild to
moderate signs of facial aging such as skin sagging. This approach will generally
improve jowls and re-define the jawline. In most cases, the neck itself is not significantly
altered. The operation time and recovery are generally less.
Dr. Razfar will determine which facelift option is best for you after an in-depth consultation.
Am I A Candidate?
If you look tired even when you are well rested, blepharoplasty may be the answer. Good health and realistic expectations are important factors in pursuing eyelid surgery. If you notice any of the following signs of aging in your eyes, you may be a candidate for blepharoplasty:
- droopy upper eyelid skin obscuring the natural fold
- puffy bags under your eyes
- problems with vision due to excess skin and sagging of upper eyelid
- wrinkles around the eyes
Frequently Asked Questions
The incisions are placed in the hairline and natural creases in front and behind the ear. Once these are completely healed, the scars will be well camouflaged and nearly undetectable.
Are there non-surgical options?Non-surgical facelift or liquid facelift is an option for patients with mild to moderate signs of facial aging with no significant tissue sagging. A combination of Botox, soft tissue fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Voluma), fat grafting, and laser skin resurfacing are used to provide comprehensive facial rejuvenation. Dr. Razfar with discuss both surgical and non-surgical options to determine which one will benefit you.
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