Face

FOREHEAD LIFT

THE OPERATION                                                                                             Imprimer le consentement
Raising and smoothening the forehead skin including the eyebrows.

INDICATIONS
Forehead skin folds and descended eyebrows.

COUNTER INDICATION
High forehead.

SURGERY (as out-patient possible)
Several approaches are possible: Continuous scalp incision from ear to ear or continuous incision along the hair line from temple to temple.
Also endoscopic through several button hole incisions in the scalp or two temporal incisions in the hair bearing skin.
  Operation time   1-2 hours.
  Anesthesia          general or local anesthesia with twilight premedication.
  Scars                   inconspicuous, see above.

POSSIBLE COMPLICATIONS, UNDESIRABLE RESULTS
Hematoma.
Hair loss in the scalp region.
Temporary muscle palsy.

POSTOPERATIVE CARE
Head bandage for 24 hours.
Suture removal after 1 week to 10 days.
Resume work after 2-3 weeks.