Face-lifts have become a commodity, and Hollywood stars are avid consumers of them. In Los Angeles, where celebrities aim to outshine each other, beauty procedures like the face lift play a vital role in stretching career longevity and staying pretty for paparazzi photos.
The face-lift, or rhytidectomy, is a way of removing or reducing the appearance of sagging skin and wrinkles due to old age. The superficial skin is lifted off the face to make way for tightening the skin and tissues underneath. Some fat and skin may also be removed if needed. The lifted skin is redraped, hiding the procedure and producing a natural, cleaner, more youthful look. Continue reading