Facelift in Tunisia: cosmetic surgery prices
With age, wrinkles appear, the skin tends to relax and sag, bone and muscle mass is reduced, the cheekbones have less volume and even at the neck level, aging leaves traces.
In addition to age, other factors can contribute to the aging of the face:
- Significant weight loss
- Tobacco and alcohol
- Exposure to the sun
What is a facelift?
The "cervico-facial facelift", allows to tighten the relaxed skin on the face and neck in favor of a visible rejuvenation of 10 years on average as well as a psychological benefit by countering the sagging skin and muscles of the face, the oval of the face, the jowls, the cheeks, the eyebrows, the temples and the neck without changing the appearance of the face.
The indication of the facelift is rarely made before the age of 40 when we favor less invasive intervention techniques such as botox injections, Hyaluronic Acid, PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma), Mesolift or tensor wires.
The cervico-facial facelift, treats skin distension, wrinkles, subcutaneous tissues and muscles that will be tightened which will make a younger and fresher face.
The facelift of the neck, will make the face again radiant and younger from 10 to 20 years by acting only on the lower 2/3 of the face.
For the eyelids and forehead, they are not improved with the help of the facelift, indeed, other interventions can be useful for these two areas.
The choice of the face lift technique, depends on the region of the face to be tightened.
The mini face lift:
Indicated, to redraw the oval of the face or the forehead.
The facelift of the forehead:
It allows to rejuvenate the area of the upper face.
The neck lift:
It reduces the extra fat and skin to redefine the contour of the oval of the face.
The facelift of the temples:
A correction of the fall of the tail of the eyebrow caused by excess skin of the upper eyelids.
The centro-facial facelift:
It improves the cheekbones on the basis of a vertical upward pull as well as unaesthetic defects related to skin old age.
The endoscopic facelift:
Eliminates sagging of the upper and middle third of the face to remove pronounced features on this area.
The patient's face is analyzed in order to propose the facelift technique that ensures the best aesthetic results according to the specific case of the patient.
A blood test is carried out in accordance with the prescriptions.
It is recommended that the patient stop smoking for a month before and after the operation as well as any medication containing aspirin during the 10 days preceding the surgery.
Depending on the importance of the facelift to be performed, the face lift operation lasts between 1 to 2 hours, it takes place under general anesthesia and requires a one day stay in the clinic.
The cosmetic surgeon, makes short incisions on the temples, neck or ears in order to peel off the skin and eliminate the extra skin on the curves.
To achieve complete rejuvenation of the face, this procedure is often combined with a blepharoplasty operation (correction of drooping eyelids).
Edema and bruises, appear and disappear spontaneously after few days.
During the healing phase, the patient should avoid any sudden gestures on the sutures as well as exposure to the sun.
A period of 6 months, is necessary to appreciate the final aesthetic result of the face lift which will have a rested, relaxed and refreshed appearance for a period of 10 to 12 years.
Although they are rare, some complications related to the surgical procedure are to be taken into account:
- A postoperative hematoma, which reflects the presence of an accumulation of blood and naturally disappear in less than a week.
- An infection whose occurrence is exceptional during the first days after the operation.
The cosmetic surgery operation of facelift, takes place in Tunisia in a renowned clinic and in compliance with international standards of quality of care for a price from 2480 euros and from 2980 euros when it is a cervico-facial facelift operation associated with a blepharoplasty of the four eyelids as part of an aesthetic stay of 6 to 7 days in Tunisia , 50% cheaper than in Europe.