Are you tired of hanging skin over your face that occur with age?

Facelift surgery , clinically known as rhytidectomy, is procedure to reduce anti-aging, facial wrinkles, the main aim to opt for this surgery is to improve overall appearance of face, jaw. This surgery may also tighten the loose skin.

This surgery helps to remove excess fat from chin & neck . Insurance company doesn't give any insurance cover for this surgery, but some of the finance company helps patients to manage the cost of this surgery. Patients who opted for this surgery are satisfied, its done above their self-expectations & many patients also felt their youthful experience after this surgery.

This surgery can take upto 2 to 5 hrs because during the surgery many cuts are made by the Surgeon to remove fat from face, neck, chin & forehead. A man can also opt for this surgery if he is willing to change his physical appearance.

There is no age restriction for opting this surgery, patients who opt for this surgery are mostly between 40 to 70 yrs old, even an patient who is over 70 yr old can also opt for this surgery. Researches are discovering new techniques for this surgery for faster improvement & recovery, for jaw liposculpture resurfacing & neck-lift is sometimes done by laser. Mini-facelift is a type of procedure which lifts wrinkles & sagging skin down to the face, small s shape cut is made under the ears which cannot be even seen. In Endoscopy small cameras used to see small cuts for assessing fast recovery & less damage to tissues.

A Mini-Facelift is a type of procedure which aims to remove wrinkles & sagging skin from the lower part of the face. The recovery time in Traditional Face-lift is shorter. If the patient cares about the safety after the surgery ,the patient should find the good surgeon & doctor before the surgery. In men's its harder to achieve the expected result of the patient because men's have hair in front of the ear that may look after the surgery.

Before operating the surgery Doctor examines the patients past health history they examine about:-

  • Blood pressure
  • Drug use
  • Skin condition
  • Scarring
Before opting this surgery the patient should have certain quality:-
  • Good skin elasticity, this is important to reduce the wrinkles after the surgery to tighten the skin.
  • The patient should also have a good & strong structure before opting for this surgery to support the skin.
  • Patient should also opt good surgeon before going for this surgery
  • The patient opting for this surgery should also have a good physical health for recovery process
Facelift surgery also have risks & complications after the surgery :-
  • Bleeding
  • Bruising
  • Damage to the facial nerves controlling muscles, usually temporary
  • Infection
  • Loss of hair around the incision site, but this is uncommon
  • Numbness, which can improve within days or weeks
  • Scarring
  • Skin necrosis, or tissue death
  • Unevenness between two sides of the face
  • Widening or thickening of scar
Doctor's cant recommend this surgery to the patients who have certain habits:-
  • This surgery is not recommended for the patient who have past medical history & who are not physically healthy.
  • Complications can be at higher if the patient has blood pressure & diabetes
  • The person who is considering this surgery should totally stop consumption of alcohol & tobacco
Recovery process from this Surgery:-
  • Minimum of 2 weeks are required for partially recovering from this surgery, after 4 weeks the patient can slowly resume light physical work.
  • After the surgery is completed the patient may feel discomfort in initial days.
  • Bruising & Swelling will be hard to bare after 2 days of the surgery.
  • Cuts & bandages must be kept dry when the patient is at home.
  • For sometimes numbness & muscle stiffness will be normal.

Frequently Asked Questions
It depends from person to person so consult a surgeon who will perform an extensive evaluation. After that you will know if you are the right candidate for a face lift.
No, it will not make you look stretched, but it depends on the experience and skills of the doctor.
Usually, about 2 weeks’ time is enough for a patient to recover, though some might need more than 2 weeks to reduce the bruising and swelling on the face.
The swelling and bruising will decrease by 15 days and full recovery will be seen by 3-months. But it may be different with all the patients.
Average facelift surgery is about 3-4 hours.
Yes, patient will need friend or family to stay with them after the surgery for few days.
It depends on the doctors and your surgery there are two anaesthesia used
No, facelift will only remove excess fat and lifts the face but not lighten the dark circles or skin tone.
A face-lift incision starts at your temples in the hairline, continues down and around the front of your ears till behind your ears in your lower scalp. Yes, there will be scars as the incisions as it cuts the skin.
No, it is not painful nothing a pain relief medications can't solve but there will be swelling and bruising all over the face.
Results may last from 2-12 years depends on how invasive the surgery and its technicality is. It also depends after care of your surgery like genetics, sun light.

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