Location: Pennsylvania
Member since 6/9/2011


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I Am 3 Weeks Post-op from a Facelift and Now Have a Crooked Smile. Permanent?

I am 3 weeks post-op from a facelift and now have a crooked smile. How can I tell if this is permanent? My right bottom lip won't move down, so when I smile and I look like... READ MORE

Recent comments from popeye13

Dear Youngjohndoe, Your face will go back to normal. It took 7 and 1/2 weeks for my crooked smile to return to normal. Now I am 5 months post-op, back to work and teaching and everybody tells me how great I look. Your face has been... READ COMMENT

I know. I feel really lucky. It was the longest 7 and 1/2 weeks of my life!!!!! READ COMMENT

Dear Worrywart, I just wanted to update you. I am now 7 1/2 weeks post-op and my crooked smile has come back to normal. thank you for your support and reassurance. I appreciate the photos you posted, too. No longer Popeye!! READ COMMENT

Tingling is good. That is a sign that your face is coming back to life. Yours will probably heal more quickly now that the implant is out. If you ever want your chin adjusted again, you ought to try Silicon. It is a permanent... READ COMMENT

Jwow, Did your doctor suggest removing the implant? It seems that another surgery that soon would just set back the healing process. Why did you have it removed? Was it pressing on a nerve or something? Popeye13 READ COMMENT