FAQ: Brow Lift

To reverse facial aging, fine lines, wrinkles and furrow lines. The surgery will help to change an aging square face to more V shape youthful face and to restore the overall appearance of the face.

Brow Lift will set back the clock. There will be fewer wrinkles around the area of above eye/forehead and it will reverse back to a more youthful V shape, firmer and more balance. The treated area will appear smoother and younger.

The risks and complications are similar to other aesthetic surgery. They include local such as skin ischemia and loss and this is more common in smoker, hematoma, and nerve injury asymmetry. The systemic complications include blood clot and PE and other aesthesia risks. In healthy patients in the hands of board-certified Plastic Surgeons, the complication rates are in fact not very high.

Skin care, chemical peels and laser can improve a youthful look with no significant downtime. Botox and filler injections can have a high impact on lines but need to be repeated in intervals.

Laser liposuction of the forehead or subdermal tightening with the laser fiber can improve fine lines/wrinkles on the forehead without the incisions, general anesthesia, or recovery of Brow Lift. Fat transfer to the face can soften the stigmata of aging and restore volume to depleted cheeks and lips. These surgical options can be done in the office with local anesthesia.

The Brow Lift is done in the subcutaneous plane and the skin is separated from the deep tissue I then mobilize, and use resuspend the SMAS. Fat is then used to restore areas where fat and volume at lost due to aging.

Directly, your eyes/eyelids should be not affected by the surgery, however the area of skin around your eyes could experience a slight lift, which will reduce the appearance of wrinkles or any fine lines.

This surgical should not affect muscle movement. The immediate tightness from shifting the SMAS and subcutaneous dissection usually improves within the first few weeks after surgery.

Yes. There are photos on the website and more in the office or during consultation.

Yes. Brow Lift is often performed in conjunction with a face-lift to provide a smoother overall look to the face. Blepharoplasty, fat transfer to the face, chemical peels and laser are commonly done at the same time.

Because skin is excised and SMAS are shifted and tighten, your results will last many years and longer. It also helps if you maintain your skin with skin care products, no smoking, and sun avoidance. Periodic treatments with no invasive procedures such as Botox, fillers, micro laser or chemical peels and IPL can keep your look youthful look. If you lose significant weight, your results may loosen.

Please contact my office for the information.

You will have dressing on your head after surgery.

You should have a normal working appearance at ten days to two weeks.

The majority of the swelling and bruising resolves within ten days to two weeks.

Your face will feel numbness and tight after surgery. The incision may be slightly tender or itchy.

The incision length varies with the degree of skin excess. Generally the incision begins at the temporal region extending the edge of the side burn, hugs the inside of the ear, follows the crease of the earlobe and ends in the posterior ear crease.

There will be scars hidden under the chin, temporal region, under the side burn, inside the ear, and behind the ear.

Approximately 4 to 6 hours

Pain is usually very minimal after surgery. My patients usually do not need to take any narcotic after 72 hours.

You will discuss postoperative pain control with the surgeon at your postoperative appointment with your surgeon and receive a prescription.

You should plan on recovering at home for one week. You cannot plan for heavy exercise for two to three weeks.

마약 진통제 복용을 중단하고 운전할 수 있다고 느끼면 운전할 수 있습니다.

You may return to work as early as one week.

I usually use local anesthesia with IV sedation.

수술 전 부위에서 수술 전에 마취과 의사를 만나게됩니다. 수술 날짜 이전에 전화로 마취과 의사와 상담 할 수 있습니다.

Yes, your medication list will be reviewed during your consultation and your preoperative appointments. Please notify your surgeon of any changes or new medications at your preoperative appointment.

You should stop taking NSAIDS, phentermine and tamoxifen two weeks prior to surgery and hormones one week prior to surgery. Please discuss tamoxifen, steroids, antimetabolites, and blood thinners with the prescribing doctor prior to scheduling your surgery. Are you able to stop them temporarily? Are you healthy for an elective surgery with general anesthesia? Take your AM blood pressure medications with a sip of water the morning of surgery.

수술 시작 최소 6 시간 전 또는 수술 전날 밤 자정까지는 식사를 중단하십시오.

예정된 수술 1 시간 30 분 전에 도착하십시오.

You can get the information on our website or call my office for directions.

예. 집으로 운전하고 수술 후 24 시간 동안 머 무르려면 성인이 필요합니다.

  • 집과 직장에서 누군가가 책임을 돌 보도록 준비하십시오
  • 누군가가 병원에서 집으로 데려다 줄 수 있도록 준비하십시오
    그렇습니다. 처음 며칠 동안 운전, 무거운 짐을 키우고 애완 동물을 돌보는 데 도움을주십시오.
  • 수술 후 첫날 밤 누군가와 함께있을 수 있도록 준비하십시오
    Yes, you cannot drive yourself home after forehead lift.
  • 다른 질문이 있으면 의사에게 연락하십시오
  • 집으로 운전하고 수술 후 24 시간 동안 머 무르려면 성인이 필요합니다.
  • 수술 후 10 일 이내에 아프면 의사에게 알리십시오 (감기와 같은 경미한 질병도)
  • Stop eating and drinking at least 6 hours before the start of surgery or by midnight the night before surgery.
  • 의사의 연락처 정보가 있는지 확인하십시오
  • 수술 24 시간 전에 술을 마시지 마십시오. 수술하기 최소 6 주 전에 담배를 피우지 마십시오.
  • 방문객을 위해 병원 / 사무실로가는 지시 사항이 있는지 확인하십시오
    You will receive the surgery location and directions at your preoperative appointment.
  • 병원 / 병원에 단추가 달린 셔츠와 느슨한 옷을 입으십시오
    그렇습니다. 허리 부분이 신축성있는 바지와 지퍼가 달린 편안한 셔츠와 같은 옷을 입기 쉽습니다.

Approximately 4 to 6 hours.

일반적으로 수술실에서 1 시간 이내에 회복실에서.

You will receive IV antibiotic immediately prior to surgery start and additional doses if the surgery last 6 hours. The antibiotic dosing follows the national surgical site infection protocol.

  • 이름과 생년월일로 신원이 확인되었는지 확인하십시오.
    Yes. Your driver’s license or identity will need to be verified at your appointment and at the surgery center.
  • Make sure you have confirmed the surgery you are having
    예, 수술 전 약속과 수술 당일에 수술 세부 사항을 검토하십시오.
  • 수술 부위가 정확한지 확인하십시오
    예, 수술 전 영역에서 깨어있는 동안 표시됩니다. 외과의와 의사 소통하십시오.
  • 알레르기 및 부작용 확인
  • 사전 동의 양식을 이해하고 서명했는지 확인하십시오

나는 보통 수술 후 방문에서 수술 후 1-2 일과 함께 회복실에서 환자와 대화하여 수술 방법을 설명합니다.

You may eat and drink after surgery. Start with a soft, bland diet.

책임있는 성인과 함께 지침을 검토해야합니다.

You will receive narcotic pain pill prescription to fill prior to surgery. You may receive IV pain medication if you need and meet discharge criteria in order to leave.

원하는 약국을 의사 나 간호사에게 알리십시오. Compazine과 같은 비 마약 약물은 전자식으로 보낼 수 있지만 마약 성 진통제는 인쇄하여 약국에 직접 전달해야합니다.

You incision should be clean and dry.

Just keep you wound clean and dry.

예, 수술 전 지침에서 수술 후 지침을 검토합니다. 초기 붕대를 제거한 후, 폴리스 포린 또는 비타민 E를 매일 두 번 절개 부위에 바르십시오.

예, 수술 전과 수술 후 피해야 할 약 목록을 받게됩니다. 의사가 승인 할 때까지 NSAIDS, 이부프로펜 또는 아스피린을 복용하지 마십시오.

원하는 약국을 의사 나 간호사에게 알리십시오. Compazine과 같은 비 마약 약물은 전자식으로 보낼 수 있지만 마약 성 진통제는 인쇄하여 약국에 직접 전달해야합니다.

You may shower after the first postoperative visit. Use a gentle shampoo to wash your hair such as baby shampoo. Pat dry and apply polysporin twice daily. Wash your hands before applying.

수술 후 하루나 이틀 후에 후속 조치를 취할 것입니다. 당신이 완전히 회복 될 때까지이 주간 약속을 지키십시오.

붕대는 첫 번째 후속 약속에서 제거됩니다.

The sutures in front of the ear are typically removed at one week and the sutures behind the ear are removed at two weeks.

2 주 동안 몸을 구부리거나 무거운 물건을 들지 않아야합니다.

For most clients, you may return to work after one week. If you need to do heavy lifting or if you are in front of the camera the time requirement may be longer.

You may drive once you stop taking narcotic pain medication and you feel capable of driving.

You may resume sexual activity at two to three weeks.

  • Make sure your care providers wash their hands before and after your care
    Do not wait until your pain is severe before you ask for pain medication
  • Make sure the call button is within reach before medical staff leave the room
  • Sit on the edge of the bed for a few minutes before you stand up to prevent getting dizzy
  • 약하거나 어지럽다면 도움없이 침대에서 일어나지 마십시오.

  • 화씨 100.4도 이상의 열이 있습니다.
  • 숨가쁨 또는 흉통이 있음
  • 수술 절개 부위의 발적, 부기, 따뜻함 또는 통증이 증가한 것을 알 수 있습니다
  • 절개가 분리되거나 절개에서 퇴원에 감염된 것을 알 수 있습니다.
  • Your bandages are repeatedly soaked through with blood
  • You have persistent stiffness, numbness/tingling, or weakness of your face
  • 기존 진통제가 통제 할 수없는 통증이 있습니다

  • 처방 된대로 통증 및 기타 약물 복용
  • 처방전 진통제 복용시 운전하지 마십시오
    Yes, narcotic pain medications impair your ability to drive.
  • 수술 후 10 일 동안 목욕하거나 몸을 담그지 마십시오.
    You may bath but do not submerge your surgical site.
  • Keep your incision clean and dry
  • Elevate your head when laying down to reduce swelling in your face
  • Use cold compresses on your face to reduce swelling as advised by your doctor
  • Do not smoke as it could delay healing
    Smoking is dangerous for facelift. You should discuss with your surgeon if you not able to quit smoking at least 4 weeks before and 4 weeks after surgery. Skin necrosis, difficulty healing, unsatisfactory result, and unsightly scarring can result from smoking.
  • 의사가 조언하는 한 격렬한 운동과 무거운 짐을 피하십시오
  • Avoid wearing clothing that is worn by going over your head
  • Wear easy to dress, zip up the front clothing.
  • 정상적인 일상 활동 재개에 대한 의사의 지시를 따르십시오.
  • 성행위 재개에 대한 의사의 지시를 따르십시오.

The risks and complications are similar to other aesthetic surgery. They include local such as hypertrophic scar and or keloid, asymmetry, skin ischemia and loss and hematoma this is more common in smoker. The systemic complications include blood clot and PE and other anesthesia risks. In healthy patients in the hands of board certified Plastic Surgeons, the complication rates are in fact not very high.

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