SMAS Facelift Q&A
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SMAS facelift 21 days ago. Lower jaw is very immobile, stays open when I sleep, difficult making certain sounds (f, b, p), trouble keeping food (dry)... READ MORE
I am a 36 year old man who desires a more youthful appearance. I've gone from 400-200-280 pounds in 20 years time. After researching all of the... READ MORE
Best face lift/procedure for malar crescents? My surgeon told me a SMAS lift would work. Is he right?
Have malar crescents. Which would be the better face lift to have,or the most suitable procedure to address the malar? I have been told by my surgeon... READ MORE
Should I look for another opinion? I'm a 65 year old non-smoker, great health and had an SMAS and neck lift in March 2013(Photo)
Now seven months post-op.Immediate post-op infection behind right ear/swelling right cheek-still swollen.Incisions -right ear-hypertropic."Spitting"... READ MORE
11 weeks post SMAS, upper blepharoplasty and neck lift. No movement left forehead, dropped brow, sunken eye. (Photo)
Dropped brow with no muscle movement. No more sensation of nerves trying to heal. More than asymmetrical cheeks one has no hollow , cheek set too high... READ MORE
Eye Bags, Marionette folds and Jowls - what would be the best treatment to address these issues? (Photo)
I have heard that eye bag reduction can include a procedure called SOOF and wonder if this would work for me? Or would an Extended SMAS facelift be... READ MORE
Post SMAS lower face and neck. What do you recommend to permanently get rid of these wrinkles? (Photo)
I am happy that my Joel's and neck are gone. Had a SMAS lower face and neck 4 months ago. I still have some deep wrinkles around my mouth and upper... READ MORE
Is it possible to "redrape" neck skin as a "touch-up" procedure after SMAS facelift, necklift & platysmaplasty, 1 year post-op?
If there is a skin (only) contour issue (slightly loose & uneven under the chin, mainly around submental incision) after otherwise satisfactory... READ MORE
It protrudes somewhat on the right side, making the face look out of balance. Like it should be higher up on the face instead of where it is. It is... READ MORE
Fat and fascia injection nasal folds, facelift 8 weeks ago. I'm uneven and still look old. What do I do? I paid 30 grand (Photo)
I had a smas facelift and fat injections @ nasal fold area. I still have weird protruding lumps where the fat was placed. My folds are still very... READ MORE
Help, "live fill" fat injections and facelift have left me feeling devastated! It's been 8 weeks. (Photo)
I got a smas lift and cheek lift plus fat injections in nasal folds. All my swelling has seemed to disappeared, except I have these huge lumps at... READ MORE
I had a cheek lift about 2 months ago which i thought was a smas lift but after surgery from droopy face/cheek & horrible recovery plus googling i... READ MORE
If after the appropriate healing time one side of a SMACS face lift one side is more lax than the other how is this corrected? READ MORE
I have had staples removed in my head after smass facelift it feels lumpy like they are still there, but they're not, how do I care now for the... READ MORE
I had an SMAS facelift 2 years ago. There is still a bump (soft lump) on the left cheek. It is not painful. The bump has come down over 2 years, but... READ MORE
Hi doctors. I had a cheekbone and jawline reduction 9 months ago to reduce the wide appearance. However, although my face seems smaller, the soft... READ MORE
Is it possible your face can fall forward and not down? If this is the case, would I be better off without any SMAS change?
When I push my skin to see what I would look like with a facelift it looks better if I push back toward the bottom of my ear and not up. READ MORE
Which is an easier surgery if you have regular neck range of motion problems, i.e. turning neck side to side causes neck pain?
Would I be wise to avoid a Corset Platysmaplasty since my neck is stiff and tight a lot of the time anyway. I have been in multiple whiplash... READ MORE
Hi doctors. I am 33 years old and 9 months ago I had my jawline reduced. The outer layer of my jaw was blurred down to reduce the thickness and width.... READ MORE