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

Your healing seems to be going well...neck and jaw line look fantastic! Are you referring to swelling when you mentioned a change in your upper face appearance? Thanks for the update. READ COMMENT

Terrific looking jawline and smooth neck! Are you caring for yourself at this point? READ COMMENT

Centgirl, it sounds like the TCA peel was the icing on the cake for you! What did you not like about using the retin-a before the peel? READ COMMENT

You mentioned a long recovery...have you had any unusual healing issues or problems? READ COMMENT