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Facelift, Dermabrasion and SMAS Lip Graft - Birmingham, AL

Motivated by the desire to look as young as I feel, I decided to have a facelift for my 50th birthday. I did not want to look like a windblown Barbie doll but wanted to reverse some of my youthful ignorance of the sun and the damage that it caused and the severe frown line between my eyes making me look stern and angry most of the time.  Three and a half months post op and I am very happy... READ MORE

Questions from LHayes62

Swelling After Facelift and SMAS Lip Augmention? (photo)

Twelve days ago, which I know realistically isn't very long, I had a face lift and SMAS lip augmentation. To date, I look horrible. My lips are so huge and my cheeks are still... READ MORE

Recent comments from LHayes62

A bi-planor brow lift is where they actually cut your scalp from one side to the other and pull it up, working those muscles from underneath. This as opposed to the endoscopic brow lift that requires 2 or 3 small incisions in the... READ COMMENT

Yes I am still very pleased, more so every day actually. I did not have my eyes done. The brow lift that I had was a bi-planor which is more thorough (for lack of a better word) than the endoscopic. Dr. Schaffer said that once he did... READ COMMENT

There was absolutely NO pain! When I tell people this, they cannot believe it. I did do vinegar/water baths on my face several times a day until all of the crusting was gone which took about 2 weeks. After that it was very red and... READ COMMENT

I think you have to post a review to get the download option. READ COMMENT

At 4 months out I still have a very small amount of pink on the sides of my face just above my mouth. The actual very very red only took about 1 month to be gone for the most part. It's not pretty initially, be aware. I can send you... READ COMMENT