Neck lift 9 wks ago, with no problem,not even a bruise! What are these unsightly vertical lines and wrinkly folds now? (photos)
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Face lift recovery includes massage
Hang in there and see your doc in follow up. Massage will continue to be helpful. Steroid injection may help a collection under the neck. It is important to wait until the tissue recovers it's suppleness before considering any additional procedures. Good luck...
Neck lift results
did you also have incisions placed around your ears or only through the chin? was skin removed ?
either way, you need to massage the area, give it more time and reassess the results in a few months with your surgeon
Neck lift 9 wks ago
what will help is steroid injection with a very low dose repeated about every 3 weeks. I have been doing this for 30 years and there is no problem with fat or skin atrophy if the dose is small.
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Neck lines after lift
Thank you for sharing your concerns. At nine weeks most irregularities such as these have settled down. The more central vertical bands look like platysma bands that either separated or weren't attached. The other changes most likely are because the neck skin wasn't widely undermined and elevated and allowed to redrape over the new muscle position so that it bunched up. Continue the massage for now, share your concerns, and it these changes persist consider a second opinion. Best wishes