In an attempt to regain a youthful appearance, the ever-increasing older segment of the population often seeks to thwart the inevitable ravages of time by seeking a facelift procedure. This is a cosmetic surgery correction to target skin looseness causing facial and necklines or skin sagging. The aging effects are seen as hanging, excess skin, loss of volume or fat loss in the face, and sun damage.
Aging of the face and neck is caused by:
Results of aging involve:
While cosmetic surgery does not prevent skin aging, one can expect a more youthful, refreshed appearance and often a boost in confidence or self-esteem. The best candidates for face lifts are:
Written by Barbara Hales, M.D.Show All
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