Despite our best efforts, our body tissues loose strength and our skin’s elasticity decreases over time. Gravity causes skin and tissue to descend lower in the face, resulting in an aged appearance. We have bone and fat tissue volume loss. Skin suffers from changes induced by UV-light. Aging of the face and neck is a […]
Typically facelifts are performed when patients want their skin to look younger and tighter. The surgery, though, involves much more than skin. In fact, the majority of the surgery is focused on tightening muscles, fascia, and repositioning or sculpting of the facial fat compartments. Facelifts can revitalize your appearance and, with the right techniques, result […]
Facelifts remain one of the top cosmetic surgeries performed in the U.S. They are formally defined as, “a surgical procedure that lifts and tightens facial tissues and may involve removing excess skin and smoothing out folds or wrinkles.”
If you’re looking for a procedure to revitalize the youthfulness of your face, a facelift may be the way […]
What is facial aging?
Facial aging is inevitable.With the passage of time, skin thins and becomes more lax. Water and connective tissue volumes change and shrink leaving skin deflated. Tissues like fat, muscle and even bone decrease in volume. And of course, there is always gravity helping to weigh everything down. Together, these factors lead to […]