FACE LIFT

Facelift

Rhytidectomy

How is it done?

Incisions are made usually above the hairline at the temples, extending to­ wards the natural line that continues behind the earlobe to the lower scalp. Muscles are tightened by various techniques. Extra skin is then removed and wounds closed.

Who does the procedure?

Qualified surgeons from the UK our surgeons have an average of 15 years experience and are the best breed available in the UK.

Is it painful?

There isn’t usually significant discomfort after surgery. If there is then it can be lessened with the pain medication.

How long will I be in hospital for?

Depending on what method of anaesthetic is used; either general or local plus sedative. It’s suggested the patient to be kept in for 1 or 2 days.

When can I go back to work?

By the 3rd week you will look and feel much better. Most people are back to work in about 10 days to 2 weeks after surgery. You may be bruised but special camouflage make-up can be used to cover it up.