What can a forehead lift achieve?
- Posted on: Apr 15 2021
When men and women experience the formation of a low or sagging eyebrow, or deep furrows across their forehead, they may work with a plastic surgeon or dermatologist to undergo cosmetic injectables such as Botox to ease the appearance of these imperfections. However, there comes a point where cosmetic injectables will no longer work to achieve the results patients desire, and plastic surgery becomes a more viable solution. The best surgery for this concern is a forehead lift.
What is a forehead lift?
The forehead lift, sometimes referred to as a “brow lift,” is a surgical procedure that is used to reposition a low or sagging brow. It is also used to address deep furrows that might be present on the forehead or between the eyebrows, such as glabellar lines. While some of these concerns are brought on by the signs of aging, sometimes patients may have a lower brow position due to genetics. Regardless, with the use of plastic surgery, these characteristics can be improved quickly and easily.
What is done during a forehead lift?
The achieve the desired results from a forehead lift, the brow area is improved by elevating the skin and muscles of the forehead. They are then suspended in a more desirable position on the face. Sometimes muscles and loose skin are removed, depending on how significant the forehead lift. Every patient is different, and Dr. Daniel S. Tresley tailors his approach to a forehead lift based on the patient’s unique needs and characteristics. He wants to ensure that he achieves the best possible outcome with each operation while maintaining proper function of the upper facial area.
Who is a candidate for a forehead lift?
Most adult patients who want to lift the forehead skin to reduce a sagging brow or the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles will be considered for this procedure. We encourage patients to be in good overall health and schedule a consultation visit with our team to learn more.
Achieve a more youthful look using the forehead lift procedure
Northbrook, IL area patients who are ready to make a difference in their appearance with a forehead lift are welcome to call Dr. Daniel S. Tresley at (847) 773-0679. An appointment can be scheduled at the practice, conveniently located at 500 Skokie Boulevard, Suite #120.
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