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Laser Face Lift
I had a total face laser lift 12 years ago. Face is saging at jowls and face in general. Will i be canidate for the ulthera?
It may help: Ultherapy may be helpful in her situation, but it will depend on the amount of sagging you are seeing at this time. Ultherapy works best on mild to moderate aging changes, and can work well in conjunction with a previous facelift or laser resurfacing. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yag stands for yttrium-aluminum-garnet, the elements which compose the crystal used in this laser. The wavelength of laser disrupts molecular bonds, causing breakage of tissue without burning or heat. This type of laser is useful for some intra-ocular procedures, including iridotomy and capsulotomy, as well as hair removal, as mentioned previously. A modified yag is used ...Read more
Jaw surgery: done by maxillofacial surgeons who are either plastic surgeons or oral surgeons can make a profound improvement in facial aesthetics. they involve pre and post orthodontia and can correct several bite problems including "over bite" (class II bite). It is not referred to as a facelift which is a skin/ soft tissue operation performed by plastic surgeons. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I know is 19days since mini face lift surgery,there is still slight swelling ,is there anything that can bring down the swelling fast. No pain?
Nothing specific: but a facelift is a surgical procedure with all the possible complications of any surgical operation, though they are very uncommon. A good consultation with a surgeon certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery shoule answer all of your questions about this procedure. ...Read more
I would like to know, how does procedure to make the dimples on cheek, how much for the cost, and can I do after have face lift 3 years ago?. Thanks
A suture: Creating dimples requires a small incision inside of the cheek, creating a small defect in the cheek muscle and suturing the skin to the inside of the cheek. At first, there is a dimple even at rest and as the suture dissolves, it creates a scar which pulls the skin back with the smile. Thus creating a dimple. Th ethinner the cheek, the better the result. You could do it after a facelift. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Is having a lower "neck lift" to remove the semi sagging skin the same as a full face lift just working below chin? Average cost? Downtime?
Neck lift: There are different types of neck lifts to address different anatomical variants just like there are different types of facelifts. Have your neck evaluated by a board certified surgeon who specializes in these procedures. The cost can vary by procedure and locations. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
LifeStyle Lift Chain: Lifestyle lift is a national chain of doctors rather than a specific technique . Their literature indicates that most are ENT or plastic surgery and not all are board certified., the surgery is office based and without general or IV sedation. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Laser hair removal is technique for reducing the thickness and number of hairs on the skin, by heating the hair follicles with a laser. The greater the color contrast between the hair and the skin, the more effect the treatments. A series of treatments is usually necessary to ...Read more
Is a procedure used to smooth the skin and remove pigmentation irregularities. Co2 and erbium lasers are the most common modalities. If you are considering laser skin resurfacing, you should also research chemical peels and dermabrasion. Sometime these alternatives ...Read more