Over time our skin begins to age. We start losing facial volume, developing wrinkles and our skin begins to droop. Luckily there are cosmetic procedures that can turn back the clock. Facial cosmetic procedures such as facelifts, eyelid surgeries, necklifts, neck liposuctions and non-surgical treatments tighten the skin and restore facial elasticity. Explore your cosmetic options with Dr. Alexis D. Furze, Orange County’s top facial plastic surgeon.
A facelift procedure or a rhytidectomy is performed to lift and tighten the facial skin. It addresses many signs of aging such as facial lines and wrinkles, loose skin and facial sagging. Patients seeking long-term facial rejuvenation may consider facelift surgery.
Eyelid surgery or blepharoplasty can be performed for cosmetic and functional reasons such as under eye bags, puffiness, excess skin around the eye and obstructed vision. Eyelid surgery removes excess skin and eyelid sagging for a more refreshed appearance.
Necklift surgery or lower rhytidectomy reduces the appearance of excess skin under the chin, jowls, wrinkles and deep lines on the neck. A necklift procedure is recommend for patients with visit signs of aging on the neck.
Neck liposuction is performed to remove excess fat under the chin. Often performed to reduce the appearance of a double chin, neck liposuction redefines the neck and jawline. Patients seeking improvements in neck and jaw contour may be ideal candidates for neck liposuction.
Facial reconstruction surgery is the cosmetic procedure aimed to restore the skin after tumor removal, facial fracture or traumatic injury. Facial reconstruction methods include fat grafting, facial skin grafting and facial implants.
Non-surgical procedures such as Botox, Juvederm, Voluma and Restylane are popular injectables used to treat signs of aging such as wrinkles, fine lines and volume loss. Patients experiencing the first signs of aging may consider non-surgical cosmetic injections as their first step to facial rejuvenation.