Cosmetic Facial Surgery – The Facelift (Rhytidectomy)

  • Incisions - Hairline
  • Face Neck and Muscle Lifted / Tightened
  • Excess Skin excised
  • Scars in Hairline / Skin Creases

  • Face Lifts….

  • eliminate excess fat
  • tighten the muscles
  • remove sagging skin

  • Types of Facelift

    The SMAS Facelift (Sub Muscular Aponeurotic System)

    SMAS is a sheath of tissue investing the facial muscles).

    By tightening the SMAS

  • the jowls are lifted
  • the neck is tightened
  • the cheeks are elevated
  • Extended SMAS Facelift

  • Skin and SMAS lifted all the way to nose
  • Fat Pad over Cheek bones lifted
  • Nasolabial Grooves improved
  • Composite Face Lift

  • Extended SMASS Lift
  • Forehead Lift
  • +/- Lower Eyelid Surgery
  • Mask Lift

  • More extensive procedure
  • Tissue lifted at level of bone
  • Additional incisions in mouth to free cheek
  • All deep layers lifted

  • Endoscopic Brow and Forehead Lift

    This procedure is designed to improve / eliminate /correct

  • Forehead wrinkles
  • Midline vertical and horizontal frown lines forehead / nose
  • Downward slant and asymmetry of the eyebrows (ptosis)
  • Crows feet wrinkles (lateral aspects of eyelids)
  • Frontal skull bossing
  • Prominence of (eye socket) orbital rims.