Our face is the best asset we possess but aging and certain environmental factors can be cruel to the skin causing it to become loose and lax.
Women and men despise the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines on their face. It immensely adds up to ten years to a person’s appearance causing a slump in their self-esteem.
However, thanks to cosmetic surgery many techniques have been devised to tighten facial skin and rejuvenate youth in a person’s face. A Facelift in Dubai is offered at Dubai Cosmetic Surgery that helps people renew their look and feel young again.
Ideal candidates for a facelift are individuals who are 40 years or above and have sufficient sagging skin. For skin, that mildly sags there are other skin-tightening procedures such as laser skin tightening or skin peels. A face-lift is an extensive procedure that can really transform a person’s look.
Some frequently asked questions regarding a facelift are the following:
Is a facelift painful?
Most patients experience very mild discomfort after surgery. Doctors prescribe medication to ease swelling, discomfort and tightness.
When can I shower after surgery?
It is important to wait four to five days after surgery and keep the sutures dry. Bathing and using damp cloth to wipe the face is recommended.
What can a facelift treat?
A facelift is typically done for improving the signs of aging in the face and the neck such as:
- Loose skin and excess fatty deposits under the chin
- Jowls appearing in the lower face because of loss of muscle tone
- Displaced fat
- Deep creases below the lower eyelids
- Deep creases along the nose extending to the mouth (marionette lines)
- Sagging in the mid face
A facelift can be performed in combination with a brow lift or a neck lift in order to attain complete facial rejuvenation.
Many celebrities and ordinary people alike have benefited from a facelift and achieved youthful, spotless and wrinkle free skin. These celebrities include Demi Moore, Madonna and Angelina Jolie.
To be eligible for a facelift you must be in good physical health meaning no blood pressure or diabetes. You must also have realistic expectations attached to the surgery. The results of a facelift are very long lasting but they are not eternal. Maintaining a healthy diet and quitting smoking can do wonders to prolong the effects of a facelift.