Facial Rejuvenation

Facial RejuvenationFacial Rejuvenation is the term most widely associated with surgical and non-surgical procedures for restoring a youthful facial appearance damaged by the sun and genetic factors associated with age. Plastic surgeons at the Aesthetic Center for Plastic Surgery have developed specific expertise in facial rejuvenation.

Significant advancements in the last few years have allowed improved results with more natural appearances. A rhytidectomy or facelift (sometimes labeled face lift or face-lift,) rejuvenates the forehead, the eyes, the cheeks, and the sagging skin around the neck and chin. It is considered the most effective procedure for total facial restoration. It can be combined with approaches for multiple layer and multidirectional lifting for better results.

Non-surgical techniques for facial rejuvenation include; BOTOX® injections to smooth out facial wrinkles on the forehead, the eyes, and laughlines around the mouth. Blepharoplasty or eyelid tuck can improve puffy and wrinkles eyelids. Endoscopic browlifts improve and rejuvenate brow position to take away sad or angry appearing brows. Neck lifts and platysmaplasties can tighten neck skin and muscle.

Microdermabrasion treatments to gently smooth out fine lines and to clean the skin, the laser and chemical peels to gently remove old layers of skin as well as collagen injections and fat grafts.

Chin Augmentation (using an implant or your own fat)

Chin Augmentation

If you are looking for improvement in your appearance and a more balanced profile, you may find chin augmentation the plastic surgery procedure for you.

The Board Certified plastic surgeons at The Aesthetic Center for Plastic Surgery will frequently use chin implants to create a natural profile to the features of a younger patient. For patients that need a minor improvement to their facial profile fat, taken from you’re their own body, can be injected into the chin.

Chin augmentation is often an addition to other facial procedures. For example, during a facelift, a patient may have implants placed on the chin to compliment other plastic surgery procedures such as a nose job (Rhinoplasty), and liposuction of the neck.

Cheek Implants

Cheek ImplantsFor patients with a poor facial profile cheek implants may be an option. A small acrylic implant sized to fit your specific cheek is inserted just under the skin. Cheek implants can enhance your appearance and give you the profile you have always wanted. If you are looking for improvement, not perfection, in your appearance and your expectations are realistic, you may find that a cheek implant is the right choice for you.

These implants will are often used to bring better balance to the features of a younger patient.

For example, during a facelift, a patient may wish to have implants placed over the cheekbones to help restore a more youthful appearance. Implants may also be selected to fill out a face that appears “sunken” or tired.