Aging is an inevitable process, and its initial findings start to appear in more thirties. As the age progresses, all tissues on the face are affected. Facial bones are thinned. Percent the skin loses its elasticity and wrinkles. Subcutaneous fat begins to sag with the effect of gravity in the soft tissue with melting of fat tissue and muscles. Whole skin begins to be covered with wrinkles and sags. As a result, the face gets tired, old and collapsed. It is possible to correct the results of this type of age with face lift.
Face lift surgery does not stop aging. The surgery makes the person look younger and more vivid than the age he / she is; but the aging process continues. The face is anatomically divided into three different regions and each region is evaluated separately for the surgical intervention for rejuvenation.
Face lift is performed with general anesthesia. The average operation time is 3-6 hours in proportion to the intervention to be performed. During the facelift, the incision is made completely in the scalp. During mid-face and lower face lifting, the incisions are made at the front and back of the ear. Since the operation is within the hairy area and within the folded area, there is no trace problem. Swelling and bruising after the operation is a common process. Generally, serious pain is not contrary to the usual. For the first days, simple painkillers are enough for oral pain. The application of ice for the first 24-48 hours in this area significantly reduces the swelling. In addition, some effective creams to be recommended also with less bruising and heal faster. 1 day after the operation of the drains will be required to stay in hospital for 1 day. Most of the stitches are melt stitches, not required. The remaining few stitches are taken after 7-10 days. The patient can return to work after 1 week.
Face lift surgery cannot stop aging. The surgery makes the person appear younger than he was.