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Neck and Lower Facelift Are Too Tight?

I had a lower face and neck lift one week ago and there is a tight band extending across my neck from ear to ear. The tension is at best... READ MORE

Why is my Neck Stiff, Tight with Pleated Skin After a Lower Facelift Only?

My Neck is Very Tight and Stiff with Pleated Bands of tissue running up the sternocleidomastoid muscle region with swelling in my neck to the mastoid.... READ MORE

Tightness Behind Ears and in Neck One Year Post Surgery and Red Striations in Neck.

I had a lower facelift and upper eyelift about 11 months ago. The tightness behind my ears and in my neck (ears are worse) is really bothering me. I... READ MORE

5 Months After Lower Facelift & Platysmaplasty Do These Symptoms Sound Like Greater Auricular Nerve Damage?

1.Right side of neck & ear occasionally feel much tighter & “tingly” than left side 2.Right ear occasionally feels plugged (ENT says ear is ... READ MORE

Almost 4 Months After Facelift, Strange New Sensations. Please Help Me to Understand What's Going On?

I had a mini lower lift 4 months ago. My primary complaint up to last week has been uncomfortable tightness around ears. That discomfort has just... READ MORE

I had a lower face & neck lift 3 months ago. My neck still feels very tight. Does this frequently happen? (photo)

The problem is that the band between my neck & chin (from ear to ear lets say) is so tight that it looks like I have a large adams apple now, and... READ MORE

Lower Facelift & Necklift, Also a Lower Blepharoplasty. My Neck & Face Are So Tight I Now Have a Double Chin. Unhappy W/eyes?

I had lower facelift, necklift, lower blepharoplasty, laser skin resurfacing and fat transfer injections. My neck and face are so tight I now have a... READ MORE

Feel Good 4 Months After Facelift. But Only 2 Hours Per Day. Any Explanation?

I had a mini-lower lift 4 months ago. I had a lot of issues with recovery most of which are slowly resolving. My primary remaining issues are... READ MORE

How long does it really take for tightness and swelling to subside after a neck and partial face lift? (Photo)

On 4/14/15 I had a neck and partial face lift. Recovered very well and not a lot of bruising. But now I'm getting a little concerned. Most days I feel... READ MORE

4 months after corset platysmaplasty and lower facelift, I am still having difficulty swallowing. Is this normal?

Difficulty swallowing since surgery. Neck and throat extremely tight. Squishing sound when wallowing saliva, gulping sound with liquids. Reported it... READ MORE

Is this lump just swelling or something more?

I am 5 weeks post lower facelift and pixie ear revision. My right side felt too tight from day one and I have a 2cm lump in that cheek. My surgeon... READ MORE

Can a too tight platysmaplasty be loosened laterally and submentally?

I am 4 - 1/2 months out from a corset platysmaplasty. I am in enormous discomfort and distress from excessive tightness laterally and submentally. My... READ MORE

Day 30 post op, I seem to be swollen under my chin. Any suggestions? (photos)

Day 30 post operation lower facelift I seem to be swollen under my chin i had liposuction there, I can see some lines around the sides of my mouth,... READ MORE

I look stiff and unnatural when I try to smile. I'm15 days post-op. Will this resolve in time?

I had a lower face lift (with fat transfer) and a neck lift 15 days ago. I've healed well and look good, but when I try to smile I just look freaky.... READ MORE

Why have I developed two bands above my adam's apple after 4 months of lower facelift?

It's now 4 months after my surgery. I just came from my Surgeon and he is not very helpful when I ask him my concerns. I loved my facelift results but... READ MORE

2 months after lower facelift, neck is still too tight. Is this normal?

I had a lower facelift 2 mos ago and my neck is still too tight, my adams apple is still catching when I swallow on what feels like an ear to ear band... READ MORE

How long does it take to recover after a lower facelift?

I had a lower face lift 4 months ago. Still have numbness in my ears and face along with ringing in my ears. Also still alot of tightness in my neck .... READ MORE

Help Lower face bulges/saggy. Any suggestions ? (photos)

I wonder if anything can be done about my Lowe face. At rest it looks ok (ish) but glancing at my reflection I have caught sight of what looks like... READ MORE

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