If you’re thinking about undergoing a facial surgery like a facelift or neck lift, then you may have questions about what the procedure can do for you and which face surgery is right for you.
In this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn what facial surgery is and what areas it will target. You’ll learn what to expect at your pre-surgery consultation and what techniques will be used during the surgery. You’ll also learn the best ways to recover and what you can expect from your healing time. As a special bonus, we’ve added a glossary guide to define common facial surgery terminology to help guide you as you make your decision for undergoing a facial surgery.
Your face is the first thing that people see when they meet you. Every line and wrinkle and sagging spot tells a story about where you’ve been but they also reveal a big secret: Your age!
As you age, your skin becomes looser due to heredity, changes in your weight, gravity or other outside factors. You might have extra lines in unwanted places or you might consider your chin to be full of excess skin. Facial surgery can help correct these problem areas by tightening and toning the facial muscles, removing excess skin and giving your entire face a much-needed younger look.
If you’ve been thinking a lot about your facial area and you are unhappy with what you’re currently seeing, then it’s time to consider a facial surgery procedure to help you regain your confidence and love of your facial features. The number one goal of facial surgery is to give you a look you’re happy with.
Almost all of our clients have questions about their surgery. That’s why the most important step before considering surgery is meeting with your surgeon for a consultation. At your consultation appointment, you’ll have the opportunity to tell your surgeon your wants and wishes for facial surgery. You’ll learn about what you can expect from surgery and the techniques that will get you the best results.
Your surgeon will measure and look at your facial area. You will want to share your medical history and ask any questions you may have at your consultation. This will allow everyone involved to get to know your wants and wishes on a personal level.
FACIAL SURGERY CAN COME WITH A LOT TO THINK ABOUT. HERE, WE BREAK DOWN THE TERMS FOR YOU SO THAT YOU CAN UNDERSTAND WHAT SURGERY OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE TO YOU AND WHAT MIGHT BE THE BEST PICK FOR YOU.
Are you looking for more defined facial contours? You can get rid of your chubby cheeks with a buccal fat removal procedure that can accentuate your cheekbones and give you a slimmer appearance. Also known as a cheek fat removal, it removes fat from the cheek area with the end result of a more accentuated facial definition.
A facelift is one of the most well-known of all plastic surgeries. A facelift helps issues with the lower third of the face. A facelift is personalized for each individual client but normally is performed under general anesthesia. Your surgeon will make incisions along your hairline and around the folds of the ear. These will be very hard to see upon healing.
Facial liposuction is a common procedure in large part because our face is how others see us, and consequently, how we see ourselves. It makes sense to want a more naturally sculpted and refined facial appearance. By reducing areas of fullness, it contours your face and gives you a more youthful appearance. When it comes to facial liposuction, Zuri Plastic Surgery in Miami, can provide you with a more sculpted neck and a rejuvenated appearance.
Many people think the only path to beautiful full lips is lip fillers… which means repeated injections on a regular basis. As a quadruple board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Alexander Zuriarrain is proud to offer lip lifts as a procedure to enhance the lips for years to come. The technique shortens the space between the bottom of the nose and the top of the lip, creating lips that look fuller and more pronounced. Dr. Z is also able to enhance the volume of the lips using fat taken during a liposuction procedure.
A visit with Dr. Zuriarrain will help you find out more about the mole and if you need to have it removed. Many moles can be excised with minimal scarring and can be performed on any part of the body. Removing a mole can decrease skin irritation and enhance your appearance, including smoother skin. Moles can often go unnoticed depending on their location with some skin cancers like melanoma starting in the shape of a mole.
Otoplasty is a surgical procedure that decreases the size of large ears, brings protruding ears closer to the head or treats misshapen ears by pulling them back in a way that creates balance to the ears for a more natural shape. With more natural and proportional ears, otoplasty makes the prominent ears less noticeable and makes someone less self-conscious about their ears.
A deep plane faceLevantamientoto does more than Levantamientoto the jowls and neck. It elevates the muscles and fat pads of the cheeks. Laugh lines (formally known as nasolabial folds) are reduced when this area is Levantamientotoed. The surgery causes the face to regain a youthful shape.
A scar revision is a surgical procedure that can minimize a scar’s appearance by harmonizing it into the skin usually following a traumatic injury. The goal is to make the scar as inconspicuous as possible and blend it in with the surrounding skin. Poor healing creates unsightly and more obvious scars depending on their size and location.
Facial surgery can help shape and contour the areas of the ears, eyelids, forehead, nose, cheeks, jawline and chin. There are many different types of surgery available. Both invasive and non-invasive procedures are available to help give you the look you want.
A face surgery will help to relax overworked muscles, tighten sagging skin and help give shape and structure to areas of the face that have lost elasticity. Face surgery can help the eyelids look less puffy and the give the jawline a taut, formed appearance.
Other benefits of facial surgery include:
We love that you’re excited about your facial surgery. The next steps to your surgery are to book a consultation with a certified and trained surgeon who knows the proven techniques for facial surgery. Now is the best time to get started on your way to a newer, happier you.
When you wake up from surgery, you may have special bandages or ice packs to reduce swelling, you’ll also be given a special set of instructions to follow to look for signs of infection or other issues in the days after surgery. To minimize scarring and make sure you heal properly, you’ll want to follow all instructions for recovery and maintenance. As soon as the swelling begins to go down, you’ll notice the results of your facial surgery.
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