It consists in stretching exceeding it of skin in order to give again a blow of youth to the face; it makes it possible to gain ten to fifteen years of old apparent, it is composed of 3 parts:
- The cervico-facial facelift: correct the depression of the features of the face and neck related to ageing, but does not operate the wrinkles or the pockets under the eyes.
- The temporal facelift: it opens the glance by smoothing the goose leg and by repositioning the eyebrow.
- The frontal facelift: retightens the muscles of the face, corrects and attenuates the wrinkles.
The duration varies between 1:00 and 3:00 according to the importance of the facelift and a hospitalization of 24 has 48H according to the type of the facelift.
operational continuations and results
Bruises and oedemas can appear and disappear spontaneously in a few days.
In general, it is usual to have feelings of stretchings and a pain on the level of the operated zone. For the period of cicatrization, it is advisable to avoid brutal gesture with the level of the joinings and the exposure to the sun. The result is final and progressive between 2 and 3 months after the intervention
Generally speaking, experiencing a stretching or a pain at the level of the operated part is inevitable. During the cicatric phase, it is advisable to avoid both any form of brutality, that may harm the sutures; and exposure to the sun.
The finalized shape is progressively obtained between 2 or 3 months after the surgery.