Mini Facelift

A mini facelift is a type of plastic surgery designed to improve advanced facial aging in the mid-face, cheek, and lower eyelid. This procedure will help to re-establish facial balance, giving an overall lift to the neck and lower third of the face. Traditional facelift surgery treats all sections of the face.

Duration of the surgery:

About 1- 2 hours.

Hospital/clinic admission:

Outpatient –

Anesthesia used:

Local with Sedation

Side Effects:

Temporary discomfort, bruising, and numbness.

Recovery Period:

About 1 week.

Risks and possible complications:

Possibilities of hematoma, infection, reaction to anesthesia, noticeable scarring, and nerve damage.

Surgery results:  

Long-lasting, depending on patient’s lifestyle.  Affected by continued aging, gravity, and the elements.