The lift is the solution against the signs of aging

Written by: Dr. Ricardo Ruiz de Erenchun Purroy
Edited by: Top Doctors®

One of the yearnings of modern society is not to grow old. To this end, traditional techniques such as meditation or yoga practitioners have increased in recent years. However, there are simpler and less expensive to try to eliminate the signs of aging forms. It is the case of facial lifting, cosmetic surgery that improves the signs of facial aging that occurs over the years, mainly skin laxity, muscle flaccidity and loss of fat volume.


Lifting against wrinkles and facial sagging

The lifting as such can be front, the middle third of the face or neck. However, it can also be a combination between them, depending on the anatomical area to improve the patient wishes.

As is evident, anatomy and physical characteristics of each patient are personal, and should be analyzed by the plastic surgeon in order to perform the lifting applicable in each case. The most common is to perform a skin peel, later to suspend fat and muscle, thus achieving the most natural and lasting results. In addition, today is associated with each lifting infiltration patient 's own fat in order to restore lost facial volume over the years and age (lipofilling).


Possible risks of lifting

Like all surgeries, including lifting can have complications that are resolved easily as inflammation, spills or discomfort scars. Exceptionally, a transient injury can occur in any branch of the facial nerve that is recovered by the day.


A simple lifting and recovery lasting

After the intervention, the patient should rest and avoid making sudden head movements during the first days. Anyway, this is a post-operative bearable for the patient, who only has to wear a bandage on his head during the first few days to prevent possible inflammations or spills. Once past the postoperative outcomes lifting are evident from day one, and if surgery has been successfully performed and patients are stable in weight, can last ten to fifteen years, with no visible scars, as the only scar is around the ear in its natural folds, and becomes unseen over the years.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dr. Ricardo Ruiz de Erenchun Purroy
Plastic surgery

Dr. Ricardo Ruiz de Erenchun is a leader in the specialty of Plastic surgery, Reconstructive and Aesthetic with extensive professional experience. He is an expert in facial cosmetic surgery, breast surgery, body contouring surgery, male cosmetic surgery and aesthetic medicine.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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