Facial aging is due to the progressive deterioration of skin, fat and facial musculature, resulting from sun exposure, everyday stress and gravity. This degeneration of tissues leads to a sad and tired to change the expression of our face look. The Face Lifting can not stop this process; however, what it can do is stop the clock, improving the most visible signs of aging, tensing the muscles of the face, removing excess skin and redistributing the skin and fat from the face and neck. So rejuvenate our facial appearance without losing our natural, ie, rejuvenate with dignity.
The ideal candidates to undergo Lifting are those whose face and neck begin to notice some sagging face and neck and whose skin still has some elasticity. Most patients are between 40 and 60 years, but can also be successfully performed between 60 and 80 years.
Key points of intervention
Anesthesia: Local + Sedation or General
Procedure duration: 3 – 4 hours
Admission: 24 hours
Discomfort: Medium, controllable by medication
Should expect: temporary numbness; periocular and cervical cardinals disappear in two weeks.
Final score: 2-4 Months
Duration of the result: 7 – 10 years
Is in the cervical area where the fat accumulation predominantly occurs, this is accompanied by further loss of elasticity of the platysma muscle of the neck and anterior displacement. This leads to loss of cervical anterior displacement angle of their structures. In these cases, the mentioned lateral muscle tension liposuction and fat inframandibular cervical recover the original angle.
Key points of intervention
Anesthesia: Local + Sedation or General Procedure duration: 3 – 4 hours Admission: 24 hours Discomfort: Medium, controllable by medication should expect: temporary numbness; periocular and cervical cardinals disappear in two weeks. Final score: 2-4 Months Duration of the result: 7 – 10 years
Frontal lifting or facial upper third
This area includes the forehead and eyebrows. A survey of these structures is indicated in situations of significant horizontal wrinkles on the forehead and in circumstances of drooping eyebrows which is a tired or fatigue of the eyes look.
This area includes the malar or cheekbone area. Due to gravity, fall facial tissues, which in this area leads to a loss of volume–projection cheekbones and the appearance of wrinkles and lines. In these situations should lead to an uprising of the facial muscles to their original location, and removal of excess skin on the lateral facial area.
Facial lower third lifting
This area includes especially mandibular area. The loss of the mandibular line to show the «daddies» is one of the most ugly circumstances and ages lateral facial appearance. Over the years, tissues accumulate in the front of the jaw leading to the appearance of so-called papitos marionette lines and that provide an image of his face sadness. In this situation, the lifting of the facial muscles and cervical liposuction fat regain the mandibular contour.