Facial cosmetic surgery: end of wrinkles & rejuvenation of the face
Age advancement and several other external factors (sun, pollution, stress ...) can cause face aging. The skin becomes thinner and relaxed, which fosters the appearance of wrinkles that has a negative influence on the external appearance. So, to correct this problem and have a young skin again, plastic surgeons offer the facelift.
Facelift in Istanbul: what is it?
The facelift (also called cervico-facial lifting or face lift) is an aesthetic operation that aims to refresh and rejuvenate the face or part of it.
Indeed, the facelift can be performed on each part of the face as eye area, temples, cheekbones, cheeks, neck ... and it involves removing excess skin at these areas.
Facial lifting: the Course of the operation
This surgical operation is carried out by an experienced plastic surgeon. In fact, the surgeon organizes two consultations with the patient before the surgery to assess the quality of the skin, examine the areas to be treated and give the necessary advice (stop smoking, taking drugs containing aspirin is prohibited ...).
In Turkey hostipals, the operation takes place under a general anesthetic (may be local in certain cases) and lasts one or two hours with a night of hospitalization. The areas treated by the facelift can be painful the first days after the operation that disappear over time.
There are various types of facelifting in Turkey:
- Facial lifting: enables the refinement of the forehead made ugly through wrinkles. The results are similar to botulinum acid injection.
- Temple lifting : also called eyebrow lifting re-energizes the facial skin.
- Head and neck lifting: this operation aims to correct the effects of aging in the lower part of the face and neck.
- Malar lifting : it aims to redefine cheekbones and finish with wrinkles and pockets under the eyes in one go.