Facelift Frequently Asked Questions

  • How Long Does A Lower Face Lift Last?
  • A lower facelift is a great way to offer a fresh start to a patient, but another important factor to consider is that it cannot halt the aging process. From the point of surgery, each…read more

  • How Much Does Face Plastic Surgery Cost?
  • A face plastic surgery, also known as a rhytidectomy, is a surgical procedure that reverses age markers such as sagging skin and creases on the face. Besides overturning the more common signs of aging like…read more

  • Should I Get A Facelift At 40?
  • Although 40 might sound young for a “face lift” – for some patients it is the correct procedure. Everyone ages at a different rate, and different parts of the face may age faster or slower….read more

  • How Much Is A Lower Face Lift? Prices Of Surgeons
  • Costs for a lower facelift will certainly vary depending on your location. Things to factor in for the procedure standpoint will be the facility fee, anesthesia fee, surgeon fee, other fees (e.g., liposuction, surgical garment,…read more

  • How Much Would A Mini Facelift Cost? Prices Of Surgeons
  • The cost of a minifacelift ranges from $6500 – $8500 with anesthesia and operating room costs in Atlanta. The cost varies based on how long the lift lasts, the surgeon’s credentials, the surgeons reputation, geographic…read more

  • What Do Botox Injections Cost?
  • In general the cost of botox injections to treat wrinkling will be determined by how much you need and can range from $400 to 1500. Ther are three FDA approved botulinum toxins in the USA:…read more

  • How Much Are Botox Injections In The Face?
  • The cost for Botox injections in the face depends on how much you need. Beware of getting a “price per zone.” There is no standard nomenclature for what constitutes a zone. In addition, the requirements…read more

  • How Much Does A Facelift Cost In USA?
  • There is a very wide range in the cost of a facelift across the United States. There are several different factors that go in to the final cost, so it is hard to even give…read more

  • What Is The Best Age To Get A Facelift? Opinions Of Plastic Surgeons
  • Research shows that women who have face lifts before age 56, have longer lasting results than older women. If you have the changes that a face lift will improve – now is the time! Facelift…read more

  • Facelifts: Where Are They Done?
  • Facelift is a standard plastic surgery procedure that can be done at a hospital or in a clinic. It can be done with you fully asleep or under sedation. We perform our facelifts in our…read more

  • How Much Are Facelifts?
  • The price of a facelift can vary substantially depending on what other procedures are done at the same time. A basic facelift should be around $8000 to $10,000. If you add eyelids that could add…read more

  • What Is A Microcurrent Facelift?
  • Facial microcurrent has been marketed as a facelift but is certainly not a facelift. Most ethical knowledgeable plastic surgeons would feel that marketing this as a facelift is false and deceptive. While there is some…read more

  • Does Nuface Microcurrent Device Work?
  • NuFACE microcurrent devices don’t work like a Facelift. Facelift is Surgery, and is permanent. A microcurrent is a small delivery of some current which may have an effect(these procedures can be quite unresearched- beware). This…read more

  • What Kind Of Anesthesia Is Used For Face Lift?
  • Type of anesthesia depends on the type of facelift and your general health The term “facelift” used generally, has many different degrees of surgical intervention. A lift that is treating only the skin and superficial…read more

  • How To Get Rid Of Jowls? With Or Without Plastic Surgery?
  • There are two main ways to treating jowls. The first is with fillers. Placing fillers in front of the jowl can help to blend the jowls in with the rest of the jawline. The second,…read more

  • What Age To Get A Facelift?
  • There is really no specific age for facial surgery. The younger the patient however, the better the elasticity of the skin, which may promote a longer lasting result. It really comes down to when you…read more

  • What Is A Lunch Hour Facelift?
  • A lunch hour facelift is a technique that involves an incision in front of your ear preceded by the collection of your money (a bargain compared to real techniques in plastic surgery). It will give…read more

  • What Is Thermage And Does It Work?
  • Flawless skin is the dream of every woman and for this Thermage is the great option, which has gained a lot of popularity recently. In this article we will look at the Thermage reviews which…read more

  • When Will I See Thermage Results?
  • When Thermage Isnt Enough Are you considering opting for this non-surgical procedure? If yes, be aware that the benefits of Thermage arent guaranteed, so dont be quick to rule out face lift surgery or undergo…read more

  • How Long Does It Take To Recover From Facelift Surgery?
  • The length of your recovery is directly related to the extensiveness of the procedure performed. For a traditional facelift, which involves manipulation of the fatty/muscle layer below the skin, as well as generous lifting and…read more

  • What Causes Wrinkles On Face?
  • Wrinkles are folds, creases, or furrows that typically appear on the face, neck, tops of the forearms, and the backs of the hands. Wrinkles are usually described as “surface lines” or “deep furrows” depending on…read more

  • What Is Thermage Treatment For The Face?
  • In the past, going to the doctor or spa with hopes of achieving smoother, tighter skin meant surgery or injections. For many, these paths to a younger appearance are a turn-off. Luckily, there is an…read more

  • Does A Facelift Last Forever?
  • A good facelift can have effects that last forever. However, the effects of gravity and aging start to take effect immediately after surgery. There are many factors that influence the length of time your result…read more

  • How To Reduce Swelling After Facelift Surgery?
  • There are a few things you can do. Taking Arnica and Bromelain may help. Also wearing a chin/neck bandage can help reduce swelling. (Ryan Neinstein, MD, FRCSC, New York Plastic Surgeon) Most of the things…read more

  • How Long After A Facelift For Swelling To Go Down?
  • The amount of swelling that you get after surgery depends on how much disruption of lymphatic channels have occurred. In operations where a “flap” of skin is elevated (such as a face lift, rhinoplasty, or…read more

  • How To Make A Facelift Last Longer?
  • A variety of factors effect how long a facelift lasts. These include: the type of procedure performed, the skill of the surgeon, the genetics of the patient, the amount of sun damage, and the patient’s…read more

  • How Long Does A Mini Facelift Last?
  • Longevity of a mini facelift vs. a full facelift Depending on the technique used, most mini facelifts should last about the same amount of time as a full facelift. Both surgeries are performed in a…read more

  • How Long Does A Rhytidectomy Last?
  • A well performed and appropriately selected rhytidectomy will last 5-10 years. It is important to recognize that in all patients after the first few weeks a little “settling in” occurrs, where 5-10% of the “tightness”…read more

  • What Is The Best Non Invasive Face Lift?
  • The best alternative to a face lift depends on the patient. For some patients there is no best alternative. To get what they want they need a face lift. For others there are a range…read more

  • Vampire Facelift. How Long Does It Last?
  • There have been many promotional programs about the advantages that a vampire facelift has vs traditional facelifts. However, for something that is so good, there must be some downsides to it. As we all know…read more

  • What Is A Dracula Facelift?
  • Vampire or dracula facelift is injection of the patient’s own blood to create a more youthful appearance. In fact, the blood is mixed with traditional cosmetic fillers in the hope of providing a “stretch” of…read more

  • What Is A Full Liquid Facelift?
  • Full liquid facelift is another definition of injections of fillers such as Juvederm, Restylane or botox. Of course, this is the number one in popularity in clinics of plastic surgery. This method has one major…read more