Q. I wish to have a face raise, however I’ve many high-quality strains and wrinkles on my face. A pal of mine had this completed and none of those went away. Isn’t a face raise presupposed to appropriate these?
A. The reply is sophisticated. A face raise elevates and removes a major quantity of pores and skin, nevertheless it doesn’t utterly handle the pores and skin’s texture.
In many sufferers, who’ve been topic to solar publicity and genetic predisposition, the wrinkles is not going to go away.
Many of those wrinkles could be taken care of with micro needling, laser therapies and newer therapies that use high-energy ultrasound or heating sources to enhance the pores and skin texture.
Some of the finer wrinkling and or indentations could also be addressed by way of fats grafting and or fillers. While fats grafting is usually used, there could also be some asymmetry as a result of lack of fats which will happen afterwards. And fats grafting is just not at all times dependable, so sufferers have to be prepared for a number of classes. To keep away from this, some physicians really feel fillers are extra dependable.
One factor to bear in mind is that you’ll proceed to age after your face raise and the outcomes will fade over time. I inform sufferers that they need to depend on wherever from 8 to 10 years for a face raise to final, though many sufferers can have longer outcomes.
Many issues can affect the size of your outcomes, together with solar publicity, ageing, weight modifications and genetic elements.
Dr. Carlos Wolf is a companion in Miami Plastic Surgery and is board licensed. Email inquiries to him at Cwolf@miamiplasticsurgery.com