Forehead lift, also referred to as as brow-lift or browplasty is a cosmetic surgery procedure performed to create a youthful appearance on the brow and forehead area. The aim of this procedure is to eliminate or improve the conditions of wrinkles, creases, frown lines, loose skin, or saggyness found on the area.
The procedure consists of several incisions that will be made on the hairline. The surgery will be performed with the assistance of an endoscope.After the removal of excess fat deposits, tissues, skin and removal and repositioning of muscles has been completed, incisions will be sewn up through usage of stitches and staples.
During consultation you are obligated to inform a surgeon of your lifestyle and any medications/vitamins/supplements you may be using as such can affect your treatment and also prolong your recovery.
Patients are recommended to keep their head elevated while lying down to avoid any injuries and enhance the healing process. You are to avoid as much activities as possible. You should not under any condition bend, strain, or lift anything after surgery.
The side effects associated with a full face lift are normally very mild and fade away within two weeks. Unavoidable side effects include numbness, bruising, and swelling. Pain will be at it’s peak during the first 48 hours, after this crucial period the pain will subside. Pain killers will be prescribed in order to alleviate the pain.
Before & After
Nights in Hospital: 2-3
Duration of operation is about 2-4 hours and you need to stay in Thailand for at least 14 days.