Mini Facelift (S lift)
The mini facelift is a procedure that is conducted quickly and therefore also known as weekend facelift. The procedure enhances the facial structure of a person and is quite affordable than any other facelift procedure.
Am I Right Candidates for Mini Facelift
The mini facelift is a new facelift technique. The specific areas such as the neck and the nose folds, where other form of surgery is difficult to conduct, are focused on mini facelift technique.
A mini facelift is appropriate for people who are in their 30s or 40s and are just experiencing the first signs of ageing. Usually they want to remove the minor sagging and wrinkles around the cheeks, neck areas.
Mini Facelift Procedure
The cosmetic problems in the surgery is quite low, therefore, the incisions made during this low-stress “weekend” approach to Face lift surgery can be quite small. The mini facelift is a less invasive procedure in facial surgery.
An endoscopic or a non-endoscopic approach is used depending on the situation. With the help of endoscopic procedure, the surgeon can insert surgical instruments through three or more small incisions made around the targeted area. The excess fat is removed and muscles in the face are reshaped to solve the cosmetic problems. In the endoscopy procedure, a the surgeon can watch the procedure with the help of a small camera that is inserted below the skin. The surgeon lifts, repositions, and remove excess facial tissue to provide a better shape to the face.
At Alluremedspa, In a non-endoscopic procedure, more incisions will be made and the skin will be turned over to expose the area to be treated. The mini facelifts are performed under local anesthesia, which is combined with a sedative to make you drowsy. You’ll be awake but the targeted area will be numb when conducting the procedure, and your face will be insensitive to pain. Some Cosmetic Surgeon also prefer a general anesthesia.
Recovery Procedure after Surgery
The is no risk involved in the surgery. However, you need to take proper rest after the surgery and follow doctor’s instructions. There might be some swelling or pain but the doctor’s medication will help you to heal faster.
Certain precautions should be taken such as being gentle with your face and hair, since the skin will be tender and numb and might not respond at the beginning. Avoid strenuous exercise for at least two weeks after the surgery, mild walking and stretching is quite fine. You will in no time will see amazing results with the help of this surgery.