Dissolve + Facelift

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10 Weeks Post Op Face & Neck Lift, Edema in Jowls, When Will It Dissipate?

I had a face neck lift, now 10 weeks post op, little swelling & bruising after op, feel good & had a great surgeon but have some edema in... READ MORE

Facelift Sutures Permanent or Absorbable - How Do You Determine if a Facelift is Well Done?

If the sutures that stabilize the SMAS layers in their new position are dissolvable would that improve the longevity of the facelift? As the facial... READ MORE

What is the Purpose of "Dissolvable" Implants in a Mid Face Lift?

I saw a PS in Nevada and he recommended a mid face lift and "disolvable" implants. He is board certified and I trust his advice but I have... READ MORE

It Has Been 5 Months and I Still Have Sutures That Haven't Dissolved and Feel Like a Cord Cutting Under my Chin from Ear to Ear?

So what are my options? My doctor suggested possible steroid injections at 6 months to hasten the dissolving. What will I look like with... READ MORE

Can you have a facelift if you have juvederm in the apples of the cheeks?

I am going for a second facelift plus a necklift after 10 years. About 2 months ago I got some restylane under the eyes and Juvederm to fill out the... READ MORE

How long will collagen continue to generate after a Silhouette Lift? My face looks bloated.

I recently had a silhouette lift with non-absorbable sutures and absorbable cones. After 6 weeks, my doctor cut the suture tension because one side... READ MORE

New Generation threads?

There are many new generation facial threads that dissolve that have now come onto the market. I can see by the reviews that in previous years they... READ MORE

Sutures showing below eye corner on upper cheek area after face lift and fat transfer. Is this normal?

I had a face lift & fat transfer on May 1st. I have a noticeable suture showing by my eye above the cheek bone. Is this normal for a suture to show... READ MORE

How long should it take for the stitches behind my ears to dissolve after mid face lift?

How long should it take for the stitches behind my ears to dissolve after having a mid face lift. Can anything be done to help the process? READ MORE

It's been 3 1/2 weeks since my face lift surgery, neck, brow, eyes. How long will it take the sutures to dissolve?

My eyes are still almond shaped and don't close all the way. How long will it take for the sutures In my eyes to dissolve? READ MORE

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