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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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