The first signs of aging appear at the girl's level. Face lift also known as ritidectomy, makes it possible to solve the skin from the face and neck, to remove excess fat and to "stretch" the tissues under the skin. So the girl will regain the young and fresh look. Facial lifting may or may not be lifting up to the neck. Usually, to get the best results, facial lifting must be accompanied by cervical lifting.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the indications of a successful facial lifting?
The patients category between 40 and 60 years benefit most from facial lifting. But there are also good results for older people. Facial faults that are solved by facial lifting are:
Pronounced Nazogian ditches,
Loss of well defined mandible line,
Deep wrinkles and skin on the cheek,
Fallen skin and wrinkles in the neck.
How is the facial lifting consultation performed?
You must be prepared to provide your surgeon with complete information about:
Previous surgical interviews,
Other pathologies present or past,
Other treatments followed,
a Administered medications, including nutritional supplements and herbal remedies.
If you are overweight and intend to have a diet, weight loss can affect the end result. Your doctor will look at the bone structure and underlying tissues, texture and elasticity of the skin as well as the severity of the facial wrinkles and folds. You will explain the place of the incisions and you will be exposed all the operator plan. You will also be informed about other procedures that can be associated at the same time with facial lifting:
Chemical peeling or laser resurfacing for fine wrinkles
What is facial lifting?
There are several technical options. Usually the incision is hidden in the natural contour of the ear and in the hairy area of the head. A small incision may be needed under the chin to remove fat deposits and smooth the fibrous areas of the neck muscles.
The skin is taken off by the underlying tissues and the excess skin is excited, then sutured. In some cases deeper tissues are also repositioned to give the face a more tonic look.
How Do I Prepare For Operation?
Once the date of surgery is established, you will receive instructions on pre and postoperative periods:
Avoid certain medicines that may complicate the operation or period of healing: aspirin, other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, anticoagulants, etc. Stop smoking,
Let your hair grow so that it can cover incision areas during healing.
You are given pre and postoperative medication so that you feel comfortable at all times. The facial lifting operation is under general anesthesia or local anesthesia with intravenous sedation. You will be monitored preoperatively throughout the surgical procedure as well as throughout the recovery period.
How will I look and how will I feel right after the facial lifting operation?
You will have the areas where incisions were practiced. You will often have aspirating drainage tubes in the cheek region at the end of which the collector containers are attached. Discomfort is usually minimal, pain can be controlled easily by the medication prescribed by your doctor. Although healing is a process that differs from person to person, you can draw a generally valid line as follows:
You have to sit with your head on multiple pillows to minimize the appearance of bumps and facial swelling (swelling of the face).
In the first week:
Edemating the face reaches the maximum limit and then begins to gradually decrease Remove the suture material You can resume your day-to-day light activities, but you must continue to sleep with your head in a higher position.
It can return to the use of
After two weeks:
Most of the bumps (bruises) have disappeared You can resume all activities.
After six weeks:
You can resume exercise,
Face edema decreases gradually Skin sensitivity returns to normal in most cases.
Sometimes areas of anesthesia may persist for several months.
UV exposure should be avoided throughout the healing period and protective creams should be used