1 Week Post-op + Neck Lift Q&A

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Slight Pop on the Left Side Of My Neck Just Behind My Ear as I Turned My Head?

Hello doctors, This evening I was putting on my compression garment after a shower and felt a very small pop on the left side of my neck just behind... READ MORE

How Soon After a Platysmaplasty with Lipo Can I Start Massaging the Area?

I still have swelling and some ridges which I understand is not unusual at this point. I stopped using ice and start using heat yesterday(day 7)as per... READ MORE

I have some very visible scar puckering after neck and jowl lift. Is this normal?

I'm 8 days post-op after having a neck and jowl lift. The incisions in front of my ears are healing puckered like a draw string purse. I wear short... READ MORE

5 days post Neck Lift, Platysmaplasty, Submental Liposuction, I'm starting to have swelling & pain on both sides of neck. photo

Below the ear I'm thinking in the lymph node area. Is this normal or should I contact my doctor? It hurts to turn head far left or right it's kinda in... READ MORE

Why does my neck feel so stiff after a neck lift?

Why does my neck feel so stiff 6 days after a neck lift? How long will it take to feel natural again? READ MORE

Is It Helpful to Continue Icing 5 Days After Platysmaplasty W/ Lipo?

I am still somewhat swollen and in some pain and the ice seems to help, but I have also read that icing will not help the healing process after the... READ MORE

1 week PO, two "pouches" appeared to either side of midline under my jaw. Does anyone know what would have caused this?

I had a lower face and neck lift with platysma plication. About 1 week after the procedure, these two "pouches" appeared to either side of midline... READ MORE

I just wanted a neck lift. I researched doc & found one I like. My face is too tight and stretched. Can it be reversed? (Photo)

I got what was supposed to be just a neck lift but instead he did all of my face and now I look scary... I'm only 40 and didn't want my face touched..... READ MORE

Is creasing, and a shelving appearance normal 1 week post op from a neck lift procedure? (photo)

Hello. I am 42 yrs old. 68 in. and 118 pounds. Over time I noticed two parallel vertical lines centered under my jaw line. A neck lift was recommended... READ MORE

Improved or not? Behind the ear facelift incision healing troubles. (Photo)

I am 9 days post-op neck lift and mini-lift. I love my doctor and my outcome so far but I ran into a healing problem behind my right ear. He... READ MORE

Is this under chin suture infected? (Photo)

9 days ago I had a plastimaplasty as well as a chin implant for "definition". I had never wanted the chin implant but did it bc the doctor said it... READ MORE

When will lump under my ear go away? (photos)

I'm one week post-op from a neck lift and an 38 years old. Today, my PS said to take ibuprofen and use moist heat. It's been this way since surgery.... READ MORE

Bad Neck Lift or paranoia? (Photo)

I had a neck lift 6 days ago. I know that this is a short amount of time for healing but I am concerned. It appears that my chin is tighter in the... READ MORE

Why is there a hole in my neck after revision neck lift? (Photo)

I went back to my surgeon to get revision surgery on my eyelid and neck. Why is there a hole by my ear, so much bruising and slice with skin folds on... READ MORE

I had a Neck Lift surgery 6 days ago and since yesterday I am experiencing a bit discomfort on left side of jaw. Is this normal?

I have had no pain from day one. My only problem has only been a tremendous itching which seems to be much better however, since I am homebound I have... READ MORE

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