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Questions on Steroid Injection for Inflammation After Facelift?

1. Would a steroid injection for inflammation after a facelift cause weight gain? 2. In the past I've had rosacea -- could a steroid injection cause a flare-up? Thank you. READ MORE

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10 Dirty Little Secrets of Facelift Plastic Surgery or What I Wish I Had Known Before Surgery

  1. The often quoted 2 week recovery time for a mini-lift and 6 weeks for a full facelift is pure fiction. What surgeons mean when they say “recovery” is that you wil... READ MORE

Recent comments from Margie112

Well maybe but I don't really trust doctors as it is. I had a great ps, 22 years experience, double board certified and I've had nothing but problems for the last 13 months. Honestly I wouldn't recommend plastic surgery AT ALL -- too... READ COMMENT

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE do not even think of having work done if you can't afford the very best, most experienced ps you can find. Remember there are serious risks with this surgery even with the best surgeons. READ COMMENT

Madster, I'm so sorry you had this frustrating complication. I had a mini-lower facelift & neck lift 13 months ago. I've had a plugged up ear sensation on and off since the beginning (along with a lot of other miserable sensations too... READ COMMENT

Hi Fix, sorry you're not completely happy with your results. Have you posted pictures on this site? I bet you look great. As for your ear, have you asked your surgeon about possible damage to the Greater Auricular Nerve (GAN) ? As I... READ COMMENT

Hi Debra, I had a lower mini-face and neck lift. I looked OK to go out after 4 days (hardly any bruising and just my ears were swollen. My scars were pretty much invisible around the 3rd month. The jowls that I had pre-op are 90% gone... READ COMMENT