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The aging face undergoes a lot of changes. Vital structures like the eyebrows, the cheek’s fat pads and the skin of the neck will descent noticeably because of loss of elasticity.
A mini or full facelift can reposition and gently tighten the skin for a more youthful appearance. The procedure is performed under general anesthesia. A facelift may be combined with an eyelid correction.
Hospital Admission: Out patient
Recuperation Time: 2 weeks
The patient must cool the face for two days. Expect swelling up to one week and the removal of drains with the first dressing change. Sutures are removed after 7 days.