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What is a lifestyle lift face lift procedure?

What is a lifestyle lift face lift procedure?

Franchise concept: This is an attempt to bring the facelift to the masses by reducing cost. Unfortunately unlike many other franchise concepts such as mcdonalds, I am not aware of lifestyle lift providing a consistent uniform product which can be reproduced. Essentially they hire surgeons and pay the reduced fees but provide high volume to compensate their surgeons, . ...Read more

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Dr. Otto Placik
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Facelift (Definition)

A facelift is a procedure that lifts and repositions the lower facial skin and soft tissue. This rejuvenates the jawline and neckline, in many cases, resulting in ...Read more


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What colour is that thread plastic surgeons use in non-invasive face lifts?

What colour is that thread plastic surgeons use in non-invasive face lifts?

Neutral: Suspension threads are typically a neutral color so they do not show through thin or pale skin. ...Read more

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How is botox brow lift or chemical brow lift?

How is botox brow lift or chemical brow lift?

Botox: if injected properly, botox can be used to create a subtle and temporary browlift. Results last 3-4 months. Anecdotally, about 80-85% of patients who have a botox browlift are satisfied. ...Read more

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How does a contour thread lift work?

How does a contour thread lift work?

Not well: I use to perform these but no longer employ them other than for rare circumstances where patients are not surgical candidates and require mild short term correction. ...Read more

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Is brow lift an uneven facial muscles solution?

Is brow lift an uneven facial muscles solution?

Perhaps: It is common for one brow to sit lower than the other. This will be much worse if someone has weakness of the facial muscles as in bell's palsy. Certain brow lift operations might be able to improve the symmetry of the brows. Have a consult with a facial plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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What to expect from a "lifestyle lift" face lift procedure?

What to expect from a "lifestyle lift" face lift procedure?

Improvement: Lifestyle lift indicates a mini facelift. They are best for patients with early aging. A standard facelift is better for people with moderate to severe aging. You should expect significant improvement in wrinkles and loose skin of the face, jowls, and neck. ...Read more

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How painful is a lower face lift and neck lift?

How painful is a lower face lift and neck lift?

Almost no pain: Most facelift and neck lift patients do not complain of pain. The most common complaint is swelling, bruising, and tightness. ...Read more

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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 more

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How many hours does a surgeon deed to perform a neck lift, face lift and lower eyelid blepharoplasty?

How many hours does a surgeon deed to perform a neck lift, face lift and lower eyelid blepharoplasty?

Surgery length: It depends on the type of facelifts done and the experience of the surgeon. Your best bet would be to have your face evaluated by a board certified facial plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Could someone get plastic surgery on their dimpled chin (butt chin) to make it smooth?

Could someone get plastic surgery on their dimpled chin (butt chin) to make it smooth?

Dimpled chin.: There are options for contouring of the chin. Surgical implants vs fat grafting. See a board certified plastic surgeon for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What types of treatments can lift up indented acne scars (such as instant face lift)?

What types of treatments can lift up indented acne scars (such as instant face lift)?

Acne scars: Any face-lifting or tightening procedure will improve the appearance of acne scars. I would suggest a simple pre-auricular mini-lift under local anesthesia. ...Read more

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Are collagen injections considered a non-surgical face lift? Would a non-surgical face lift tighten the sagging skin on my cheeks and neck or are they simply done with fillers like collagen? .

Are collagen injections considered a non-surgical face lift? Would a non-surgical face lift tighten the sagging skin on my cheeks and neck or are they simply done with fillers like collagen?

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Nonsurgical facelift: A nonsurgical facelift includes noninvasive procedures like fillers, laser treatment and ultrasound treatment. Most physicians do not use collagen anymore but there are many fillers to choose from. Have your face evaluated by a board certified facial plastic surgeon to learn your options. ...Read more

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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 more

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Will my brow and facial movement come back after a forehead lift?

Will my brow and facial movement come back after a forehead lift?

Usually: Sometimes, in the early post-op period after a forehead lift, the muscles may not move like they usually did. This is typically due to a stretched or bruised nerve, which recovers in about 8 weeks or so, and the muscles start to move again. If the muscles in the forehead were cut or partially resected as a part of your surgery, then there will be less motion than before - as desired. ...Read more

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Need jowels lifted & slight neck lift. One dr. Does smart lipo & fat transfer. Other dr. Does traditional face lift? Will the results be the same?

Need jowels lifted & slight neck lift. One dr. Does  smart lipo & fat transfer. Other dr. Does traditional face lift?  Will the results be the same?

No: Smart lipo and fat transfer can be used in addition to facelifts. Depending the extent of your condition, either may improve your jowls and lipo dystrophy.. But all things considered, lipo will not provide the same extent of results as a formal facelift. ...Read more

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Total cost of full body lift and arm tuck and buttocks augmentation ?

Total cost of full body lift and arm tuck and buttocks augmentation ?

Wow that's a lot.: The only way to find out is to call the plastic surgeon's office & get quotes. They can not be done @ the same time. So you are looking @ multiple visits & procedures. ...Read more

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Is Brazilian butt lift permanent? Can Brazilian butt lift be permanent? What types of butt lifts are permanent? .

Is Brazilian butt lift permanent? Can Brazilian butt lift be permanent? What types of butt lifts are permanent?

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It should last: The brazilian butt lift surgery permanently transfers fat cells to the buttock. The results should be long lasting. The surgery is quite safe when performed by an experienced surgeon. Good luck. http://www.dassmd.com/brazilian-butt-lift/index.html. ...Read more

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Can facial plastic surgery get rid of chubby cheeks?

Can facial plastic surgery get rid of chubby cheeks?

Yes: Chubby cheeks can be thinned by resecting the fat pad just deep to the lining of the mouth. Suspension of this same fat pad can be accomplished surgically. Volume filling in the upper cheek areas can help to lift the lower face tissues to a certain degree. Finally, liposuction and/or facelift surgery can effectively change the relationships of fat pads in the face. ...Read more

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Surgery on face to place eyes deeper inside face?

Surgery  on face to place eyes deeper inside face?

Need more info: There are treatments for conditions such as thyroid eye disease and exophthalmos. The eye socket is essentially enlarge to allow the eye ball to "fall back" into place. Certain congenital conditions can be treated by repositioning the bone structures of the face as well. ...Read more

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