ANTIAGING FACIAL TREATMENTS
Mini Face Lifts
The Mini-Facelift is a quick and discreet procedure suited
to busy executives and those who do not have time for
the prolonged recovery of a full face lift.
It is regarded as a maintenance procedure, best suited
for people in their 30s and 50s who have good skin tone,
but are starting to see some laxity in their lower face
around the jaw. Mini face lifts suit those who don’t
really require a full facelift, but still want to reverse
and hold off the aging process.
Mini face lifts are commonly used by celebrities, who
do not want any procedures to be noticeable.
The differences to the traditional facelift are:
- The scar is shorter
- There are fewer complications, such as possible
hair loss around the incisions
- There is also a little less bruising and swelling
of the face post-operatively
- There''s very little need for bandages after the
- The recovery period is much quicker - the patient
can usually return to work after five to seven days
Mini Face Lift Procedure
An incision is made around the ear, but not in the
hairline. There is also a small incision underneath
the chin. All of the scars are well concealed in skin
There is usually one night of post-facelift dressing,
A facelift chin strap bandage is worn continually
for a week; after which it is worn at night for another
Mini Face Lift Results
Mini face lifts can take 10 years off a patients appearance
and lasts for seven to ten years.
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