Our face is the most sensitive area of our body and contributes significantly to boost or drop our self-esteem, and stress, aging or even repetitive facial expressions can all lead to wrinkles on the face, particularly around the eyes and forehead. These wrinkles can cause individuals to look older than they actually are and can be the root of low self-confidence. Facial surgery, specifically brow lift surgery, can target the fine lines and wrinkles that develop above the brow and low set eyebrows. Our Doctors offers this treatment to help patients achieve a more youthful look. Read more below to learn about what brow lift surgery at Minus Cosmetic can do for you.
Brow Lift Surgery
Brow lift surgery lifts the skin above the brow refining wrinkles and elevating the eyebrows to reveal a smooth, unblemished forehead with a more youthful brow position. The Brow lift procedure is performed on an outpatient basis, and is performed under general anesthesia. For a minimally invasive surgery our doctors uses endoscopy method to target the tissues of the forehead. During this procedure, Our Doctors will make a few small incisions within the scalp, and release the tissue from the forehead enabling him to suture it in an elevated and more youthful position. Endoscopic brow lift surgery is beneficial because it uses smaller incisions, lessens the potential for hair loss and lessens changes in forehead and scalp sensation.
- If you require more extensive changes to the forehead a traditional brow lift treatment can be performed, where an incision within your hair-bearing scalp that extends from ear to ear. The surgeon then lifts the skin removing excess skin and repositioning any remaining tissue. Incisions are then closed and the area is bandaged. Our doctors may suggest other facial plastic surgery procedures such as rhinoplasty, eyelid surgery, blepharoplasty or facelift , with the brow lift cosmetic surgery for a complete rejuvenation of the face.
- Both endoscopic and traditional brow lift surgery may be combined with other facial plastic surgery procedures such as rhinoplasty, eyelid surgery, blepharoplasty or facelift , for a complete rejuvenation of the face.
Recovering from Brow Lift Surgery
Your recovery will vary based on the extent of changes made as well as the type of procedure performed. You will have a speedy recovery from our endoscopic brow lift as compared to the traditional brow lift surgery. However with both the procedures you might expect experience some swelling, bruising and minor discomfort as well as temporary numbness of forehead and scalp. Pain medications will be prescribed to facilitate a safe and comfortable healing process. You may return to work within 10 days but will be asked to keep the head elevated and avoid any strenuous activity for several weeks. A post-operative appointment will be fixed to monitor your recovery, and should any questions or concerns arise during your recovery our staff is available around the clock and always happy to help.
Brow Lift Candidates
A typical brow lift patient is in their 40s or older experiencing signs of aging but we have also have had some younger patients who may undergo this treatment. If you suffer from sagging skin, drooping eyebrows, or wrinkles and fine lines on the forehead brow lift surgery can help improve your appearance. It is important to have realistic expectations regarding the outcomes of brow lift. Our Doctors will evaluate your overall health and cosmetic goals in a pre-operative consulting session to determine if you are an ideal candidate for brow lift surgery. You may also present any questions you have about treatment so that you feel comfortable about your decision to undergo surgery.