What Women Should Know about Face Lifts

Age is usually the primary reason for facial skin sagging, wrinkle formation, and deep creases on the different parts of the face. In addition to age, factors such as stress, heredity, weight fluctuations, sun exposure, and other environmental conditions may cause wrinkles and sagging as well. For many women, these physical imperfections may lower their self-esteem. Continue reading

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Brow Lifts Give You a Youthful, Refreshed Look

Have brow lifts got you raising your eyebrows? Do you feel like it’s pointless, or think that improving your brow area won’t make any difference? Don’t dismiss the procedure just yet. Brow lifts can actually enhance your appearance by reducing the creases within that part of your face, which would make you look rejuvenated and could highlight the beauty of your eyes more. Continue reading

Cosmetic Surgeons: Sculptors, Not Magicians

In this business of making people beautiful, patients should bear in mind that cosmetic surgeons are sculptors and not magicians — they can do wonders with what they have, but can’t make something out of nothing. While a Beverly Hills face lift may do wonders for a patient’s looks, the patient should maintain realistic expectations.

It’s very important to keep it real. A patient who smokes and has sun-damaged skin shouldn’t expect to come out of a facelift looking like a supermodel. Another with a crooked nose will emerge from a rhinoplasty with a better version of her old nose, not with one that resembles that of Julia Roberts. Continue reading

Post-care Tips for a Face Lift

The wonders of science has afforded people the benefits of safe and effective ways to enhance their appearance. If they wish to get rid of sagging facial skin, for instance, they can opt to undergo a face lift procedure from an experienced cosmetic surgeon. Unfortunately, some of the patients who undergo such treatments are not aware that, for optimum results, they have to follow post-care procedures down to detail. Continue reading

Plastic Surgery: What to Do Before and After

Pre-surgery period can bring out the worrywart in you, especially if it’s your first time to go under the knife. Calm your nerves down with these preparation tips and learn more about post-operative care:

Understand the operation

Ask your surgeon how the surgery will take place, and request for information on the step-by-step process so you’ll know what you’ll be going through. Be honest about your fear of any complications so the surgeon can explain the whole procedure to you, reassuring you in the process. Also, be forthcoming with your allergies to any chemicals. Continue reading

Turning Back the Clock with an Innovative Facelift

The aging process is inevitable, but medicine has found ways to overturn the advancing years through scientific anti-aging systems. Here are some types of facelifts most people can utilize to turn back their body clock:

Mini facelift

The mini facelift, or the short scar facelift, makes the skin and soft tissues on the face tauter and firmer while reducing the amount of incisions and scarring to give off a more natural, more youthful look. This procedure is established upon sutures in the deeper layers of the skin to lift the soft tissue from within, and likely results to a longer-lasting vibrant appearance. Continue reading

Hunkering Down for the Facelift

A facelift is no laughing matter; it may require a great deal of investment in terms of time and money. The consultation with your preferred cosmetic surgeon can steer you in that direction. The road to the operation is a long one, and you have to start walking.

Some changes should begin once the date of the procedure is set. For starters, if you have been drinking alcohol or smoking for some time, you should will yourself to stop because they impede your healing due to constricted blood flow. Tweak your diet with healthier options. Continue reading