Forehead Lift

A type of plastic surgery to raise the eyebrows and upper eyelids to soften frown lines on the forehead and between the eyebrows. This procedure softens the angry or tired look caused by a wrinkled brow. Most forehead lift patients are between ages 40 and 60 years old.

Duration of the surgery:

1 to 2 hours.

Hospital/clinic admission:

Outpatient –

Anesthesia used:

Local with Sedation

Side Effects:

Temporary swelling, numbness, headaches, and bruising. Possible itching and hair loss may result from the traditional method.

Recovery Period:

Back to work: 7 to 10 days (usually sooner for endoscopic method). More strenuous activity: several weeks. Full recovery: 2 to 3 weeks. Limit sun exposure for several months.

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Risks and possible complications:

Injury to facial nerve, which may result in loss of movement. Possible reaction to anesthesia and risk of asymmetry. Formation of a broad scar and hair loss along the scar edges are rare.

Surgery results:  

Usually takes 5 to 10 years.