If you’re planning to have a facelift, you may be anxious about what to expect. It’s important to know what to do and what questions to ask before your facelift procedure in order to help calm your nerves. Here are a few more ways to ease your potential worries and gain a little reassurance.
After your facelift, expect to come home with some swelling, bruising and tenderness.
While these symptoms are typically manageable and will gradually improve as your body heals, there are a few things you can do to reduce swelling and bruising after facelift surgery.
Try to keep your head elevated as much as possible in the first few days after your facial plastic surgery to reduce swelling. Some people find that sleeping in a recliner or propped up on several pillows[...]
After getting a facelift, you can expect to still look like yourself—just a younger, revitalized version.
If you’re wondering how you can make your facelift last for many years to come, take a look at these four important tips to follow for great skin.
The sun’s UV rays can wreak havoc on your skin, causing lines, wrinkles, sagging and age spots. To help prolong your facelift results, avoid deliberate tanning, wear a wide-brimmed sunhat, use sunscreen and seek shade.[...]
So you’ve already met with a board-certified plastic surgeon and are planning your facelift procedure. Congratulations! This can be an exciting time, but it can also feel a little overwhelming. These three prep tips should give you a good idea of what to do before your facelift so you can rest assured you’re ready for the big day. (more…)
Updated for 2019
Blepharoplasty, more commonly known as eyelid surgery, is a popular plastic surgery among both men and women. Although it is often a cosmetic procedure, one of the benefits of eyelid surgery is that it can also be used to help correct vision problems caused by severely drooping upper eyelids.
In either case, you should plan to take some time off work and stressful or strenuous activities while you recover from your procedure. To help you make the process as smooth and easy as possible, remember these top three eyelid[...]
Traditionally, you probably wouldn’t even consider getting a facelift until you already had some advanced signs of aging. However, the way we think about cosmetic solutions to facial aging today is expanding along with the way we think about how much younger a facelift can make you look, leading people to seek out a facelift at an even younger age than you might think.