FAQs About Facelifts

faceliftsAs you get older, many life factors begin to take a toll on your body. Your skin begins to sag and you may not be able to get back that youthful appearance that you are wanting to achieve on your own. A facelift can give you a younger, more youthful appearance with little downtime. This can give you a boost of self-confidence and improve your overall quality of life. In this blog, we are going to go over some frequently asked questions about facelifts, in case you are interested in learning more if a facelift is something that you could benefit from.


What Is a Facelift? 

A facelift is a widely popular cosmetic procedure that aims to enhance your overall appearance by elevating and tightening the skin, tissue, and muscles in your face and neck. If there is excess fat in these areas, it may be sculpted or removed to create a youthful contour.

How Long Does a Surgery Last? 

The total time that the surgery takes varies from patient to patient. A variety of variables play a role in how long the procedure will take. Generally speaking, facelifts usually last around 3 to 4 hours.

Will I Need Someone to Drive Me Home After My Facelift? 

It is advised to have someone drive you home after your surgery. It is also advised to have someone who can watch you and take care of you while you recover for a few days following the surgery.

How Long Do Facelifts Last? 

The longevity of your facelift will depend largely on a variety of aging factors like sun exposure, drug or alcohol use, and smoking. If you take good care of your body and promote a healthy lifestyle, you can expect your facelift to last a long time.

Get Your Facelift With Dr. Wiener 

If you are interested in getting a facelift, Dr. Gregory Wiener at The Art of Plastic Surgery in Chicago, IL is the perfect surgeon for you. Dr. Wiener is a board-certified plastic surgeon that has the experience and expertise to make sure that your facelift procedure is handled with precision and care. Contact us at 773.763.3990 or visit us online at www.theartofplasticsurgery.com to schedule your consultation.

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