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Face lifts

Cervico-facial lifting is the surgical correction of ageing in the neck and face, from the temples to the jowls and neck.

Presentation

A facelift can be considered from the age of 40 or 45. It can be combined with aesthetic eyelid surgery or aesthetic medicine:

  •  TCA peel
  • Treatment of wrinkles with hyaluronic acid, Botox injections, etc.

The patient’s motivations and requests will be analysed during this consultation. The face and neck will be carefully studied, along with photos of the patient taken when they were aged between 20 and 30. The cervico-facial lift will treat sagging and slackening of the skin and muscles of the face (temples and eyebrows, cheeks, jowls, oval of the face) and neck.

Procedure

The skin incisions of the cervico-facial lift are mostly hidden in the hair (at the temples and nape of the neck) and around the ear. From the incisions, the skin is slightly detached; the extent of this detachment depends on how much the tissues have slackened.
The muscles are then re-tensioned to correct the sagging, while preserving the facial expressions.
In the case of localised excess fat, liposuction is performed at the same time as the operation: it can be performed on the neck, chin and jowls.
The skin is then natur