If you’re thinking of getting a facelift, here are some of the most frequently asked questions about getting a facelift.
How long do the results of a facelift last?
While there are no guarantees, the effects of most facelifts will last for years after which you can go for a touch-up, if needed. You can prolong your results by preventing Sun exposure, wearing sunscreen and eating healthy diet.
What is the Right Time for a Facelift?
If you are feeling self-conscious or your self-confidence is negatively affected by sagging skin or lines and creases on your face, it may be time for a facelift.
There is no cutoff age for getting a facelift. If you are in overall good health, you could be a good candidate for this procedure, especially if you are want a solution for problems, such as loose skin and neck muscles and extra fat under the chin.
What’s Facelift Recovery like?
Recovery takes about 10 days after the procedure and stitches are usually removed after the first week. You need to take it easy for the first few days after your facelift. Most people are able to return to normal activities after about two weeks.
You can speed up your recovery by eating healthy, getting sufficient rest and following your plastic surgeon’s recommendations.