SMAS Facelift

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The SMAS facelift goes deeper than the traditional surgery to lift and reduce sagging jowls, cheeks and loose necks. LEARN MORE ›

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59 Yrs, SMAS Facelift and Neck Lift with Local Anesthesia

About me: I have been on RS for several years now, read and researched and asked questions, looked at many before and after photos, followed many surgeries and the healing process, and even videos of the procedure (ew!!). I don't believe there is ever "too much information" lol. In 2014, I... READ MORE

My 60th Birthday Gift for Myself - Thank You FaceLift Mexico!

It started from my always tired-looking eyes. I hated having heavy lids because they made me look many years older! My face didn't match my energy and youthful and active lifestyle. My first consultation about my eyelids made me realize that addressing only this area would not change my... READ MORE

51 Year Old Wants Her Face to Match Her Sunny Outlook - Wayne, NJ

I'm generally a very positive, energetic person. I'm a retired makeup artist (head of training for a luxe cosmetic company), so I've personally seen thousands of women's faces and many of them shared their experiences of plastic surgery with me. I've never been opposed to that kind of thing. I... READ MORE

SMAS Lift, Upper Blepharopasty, and Fat Transfer - Aliso Viejo, CA

Today is the day. I go in at 10 am for my procedures. I have been researching, reading, and researching so more for about 2 years now. I consulted with 6 top OC plastic surgeons and have decided to go with Dr Timothy Miller of Aliso Viejo, Ca. Double board certified in plastics, and he ONLY... READ MORE

This Procedure Has Changed my Life !!!

My now deceased mother used to always say that "youth is wasted on the young". I didn't really understand what she meant until a few years ago. I have mostly held up well over the years. I am a 56 year old former gymnast, never had children, and weigh only 10 pounds more than I weighed when I... READ MORE

Jury is Still out on my SMAS Face and Neck Lift, Early Days!

I have been reading reviews on this site for well over a year. After chickening out several times I decided to just go for it. I had only been reviewing MACS lifts so I don't quite know how I agreed to having a full face and neck lift performed. I'm in my mid forties and it was my double chin... READ MORE

Smas Facelift with Fat Transfer Age 44

I planed this sugery long ahead as I am a working mother I have s lots of organizing to do I will even quit my job as I won t get enough time off to heal Right now I am worried about so many things: how things will turn out , how my daughter is going to cope with my new me ( she is only 8) how... READ MORE

58 and Can't Stand my Neck and Jowls. Aliso Viejo, CA

I never considered ever having a facelift before I started reading all the reviews on Real Self. So, let me thank all of you now for giving me the courage to go through with this. I've scheduled my SMAS ON 9-10-15. Thats all I'm having done, no laser, no eye lift…(not that i don't need all of t... READ MORE

62 Yr. Old SMAS Face Lift / Neck Lift 3 Months Post Op.

DR. KERR is PHENOMENAL!!! I'm "Over The Moon" with my results! My Friends are in awe of how Natural my face Looks, like nothing happened, BUT, I Look 15 years younger, and with how Fast my recovery went in 3 months. Dr. Kerr is truely, a gifted surgeon and a Perfectionist in his work. He has... READ MORE

Wanted Symmetry

Dr. Peyer Troung performed a SMAS cheeklift and necklift on your humble 64 year old. I liked that he used IV sedation. I liked that he specialized in faces only. His articles on his website impressed me. He has a quiet and pleasant personality. Although I am only one month out, I am very... READ MORE

43 Year Old Busy Mom Looking for a Refreshing Look

I am scheduled for a SMAS (mini) facelift in two days. I am a little nervous for the general anesthesia and the aftermath surgery pain. However, I am excited, too. My goal is to lift the lower and mid face. I am starting to look like my mother! I don't care about looking 25 again. I just want a... READ MORE

I Would Do It Again Facelift and Necklift Smass,49 Y.old

I was recently in Forme clinic for facelift and necklift surgery. The doctor Vasek is the one who performed surgey on me. I was happy with the result, no pain , and hardly any bruising. In two weeks I will be ready for work. It is possible that I might have to wait three weeks before i can... READ MORE

Look No Further! - Scottsdale, AZ

I had a SMAS Faceift with lateral brow lift. From consult, to pe op to post op, Dr. Shapiro was nothing short of amazing! This Dr. Is all in when it comes to the whole procedure and your well being. From professionalism to his big heart, he is bar none the "BEST" in the field. I wouldn't trust... READ MORE

First Facelift at 53 - Costa Rica, CR

I decided to go to Costa Rica for upper blepharoplasty and face lift. I've been there a couple of times for some dental work and blepharoplasty 7 years ago. This time I am ready for a big step especially there are so many great reviews for Dr. Lev on this site. I had a preop consultation with Dr... READ MORE

Korean SMAS Lifting - South Korea

Intended to have this procedure done with another doctor. But came to my second best choice for convenience sake. And I had threadlift with this doc 2 yrs ago. So I m familiar with him. Said it would last 3-5 yrs.. but of course it only lasted ~1.5. This doc is pretty OK in terms of skill. But... READ MORE

Couldn't Be Happier with Dr. Velargo and the Outcome - New Orleans, LA

After losing a significant amount of weight at 63 yrs old, I started noticing loose and sagging skin on my face. I was referred to Dr Velargo by my daughter, who trusts him with her face as well. I met with a few other local plastic surgeons but I chose Dr Velargo because of his bedside manner... READ MORE

Tired of Looking Tired and Looking at my Not So Nice Neck and Jowls. Aliso Viejo, CA

It seems I started aging overnight, last 3 yrs(?); having a long illness took a toll. But I want to have my outside match my younger inside self :) My eyes look tired and the jowls and neck area really age me. And so I've been roaming this site forever. I've read many reviews and stories,... READ MORE

66 Yr Old Lower Face/Neck Lift on May 21, 2015. Knoxville, TN

At 66 years of age, I decided it was the right time for a facelift. I had the upper/lower blepharoplasty (eyelid) in December 2013, and was pleased with the results. My PS followed up with me from that surgery for a full year, and I began discussing the possibility of a facelift at some point.... READ MORE

65 Yrs Extreme Sun Damaged Skin Wrinkles Australia - Bunrungrade Hospital - Bangkok, Thailand

My Motivation depression out come pure elation and joy...severely damaged skin through the sun and years of neglect left me quite depressed.. after numerous enquiries to perth surgeons whose prices were way beyond my reach i made contact with Bumrungrade international hospital in Bangkok.... READ MORE

Guyette Facial and Oral Surgery - 52 y.o. Woman SMAS/Resulting Poor Cosmetic Outcome & Serious Complications - Avondale, AZ

I was 52 years old looking for a refreshed appearance to keep me in the work force longer, and to have the redundant skin and dark circles around my eyes improved. Was not all that interested in having the facelift, but my sister suggested that my neck could be greatly improved upon. A SMAS,... READ MORE

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