Location: NC
Member since 11/13/2013


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Questions from Keely53

Are incision that extends into nape of neck scalp necessary to get the best lift of lateral and lower neck?

I see that many face lifts, with neck lift, limit incisions to the back of ear only but I also often see that older patients or ones with full/heavy necks have persistent... READ MORE

Which technique, high SMAS or lateral SMASectomy, provides the most improvement or lift of the cheeks?

When choosing between two different surgeons, each with a different preferred surgical technique, which will provide the best lift of the cheeks: high SMAS or lateral... READ MORE

What type of facelift is best for a thin face due to volume loss from aging?

I have read that plication of SMAS is preferred in patients with thin faces and that SMASectomy is preferred in patients with fuller faces. BUT then, I have also read that... READ MORE

Recent comments from Keely53

Thanks for the articles. I had been using the .5 weekly, but not religiously, so I'll probably stretch the time between to 2-4 weeks. READ COMMENT

Missy, are you still seeing improvement? I was wondering if you had any swelling as a result. I've had a 1.5 roller and stamp in my drawer for 3 months. I started using the .5 on my face every week, but plan to move up to the 1.5 and... READ COMMENT

Have you consulted with an oculoplastic surgeon, one that is an ASOPRS member, about your eyes? READ COMMENT

I'll say it again. I believe your surgeon did excellent work. Your eyes look beautiful AND youthful! READ COMMENT