Technique + SMAS Facelift

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During a Full Face and Neck Lift Which is More Effective: SMAS Plication or SMAS Trimming?

Direct sutures or suspension (NOT thread) sutures into the SMAS? What has been your experience long term? READ MORE

Facelift technique: Skin only pull vs Muscle pull

Do ALL Doctors use the SMAS technique (SKIN and MUSCLE) to perform a full facelift? If not, why?.... I read using the "skin" only pull is useless. Why... READ MORE

SMAS Lift Technique Results?

Minas Constantinedes says (in his website video) that a plain SMAS lift gives just a pull close to the ear and therefor the patient develop in five... READ MORE

During a SMAS facelift, is the masseter muscle cut to help redrape the skin better?

Hi doctors, During a smas facelift, is the masseter muscle cut to help redrape the skin better? Thank you READ MORE

Can SMAS plication/imbrication permanent sutures be removed during a revision? There is a noticeable suture line down one cheek.

I had a facelift last year, which I believe was some sort of plication/imbrication procedure (not sure what the difference is?). I'm hoping this means... READ MORE

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