During a mini face lift, the face is reshaped. This
involves cutting the skin and detaching it from the underlying tissue, then
removing excess skin and fat and stitching the skin back together with tiny
sutures. A mini face lift utilizes smaller incisions than those used in a
traditional face lift.
Treated with a Mini Face Lift:
A mini face lift may be performed in cases of
wrinkles, sagging skin, congenital birth defect and facial trauma.
Anti-aging skincare products are non-surgical
alternatives to a mini face lift. Surgical alternatives to the procedure
include face lift, thread lift, injectable agents, laser skin resurfacing,
chemical skin peel, dermabrasion, microdermabrasion and collagen replacement
with a Mini Face Lift:
A mini face lift may be performed with local
anesthesia. It can also be performed under general anesthesia, which means that
the patient is asleep and completely unaware during the procedure.
Complications from a Mini Face Lift:
Possible risks following a mini face lift include
infection, bleeding, swelling, bruising, facial paralysis and a negative
reaction to the anesthesia that is used.
after a Mini Face Lift:
The prognosis for a positive end result following a
mini face lift is good. However, the patient will still be subject to the
normal process of aging.
from a Mini Face Lift:
Total recovery from a mini face lift takes two to