What is a Midface Lift?
Midface Lift is one of the best options when the aging process causes sagging of the tissues of the middle of the face and around the cheekbones. A Midface Lift is a surgery that can be so brilliant after you have fully healed, your friends may only say that you look younger and more rested. This surgery is less invasive than a full face lift.
What Midface lift can do?
- Elevate sagging skin around the cheeks and middle of the face, defining your cheeks.
- Restore the contour of sunken cheekbones.
- Reduce the hollow appearance between the top of your cheekbones and your lower eyelids.
- Reduce wrinkles between the nose and mouth.
Midface Lift Consultation
When you arrive at our clinic, you will need to inform us about your a medical history. We should know about any major illnesses or problems you have had, such as heart disease, prior surgeries (especially facial surgery), etc.
We additionally need to know your Medical history, including meds or supplements that thin the blood. All over-the-counter pain/fever reducers and non-steroidal anti inflammatory drugs (NSAID) are forbidden for seven days before eyelid surgery, as are natural solutions, for example, ginkgo biloba, fish oil, flax seed oil, and vitamin E.
Our doctor will ask you what annoys you the most in your face. He will examine your surgical objectives, discuss what is achievable, and make an arrangement to achieve it. A common comprehension of the objectives, desires, and results is basic to an incredible outcome!
Midface Lift Procedure
In a Midface Lift, your surgeon tightens only the excess skin in the midface. Not like a Full-facelift, where the skin is lifted toward the ear. The little entry points for a Midface Lift are normally made in your hairline, inside your mouth, or in the wrinkle beneath the eyelashes of your lower eyelid. Thus, any minor scarring that happens after surgery is totally hidden.
The procedure is performed on an outpatient basis, under sedation. The surgery takes 1 to 3 hours based on what should be done keeping in mind the end goal to accomplish the outcomes you need.
Midface Lift Recovery
Many people encounter some bruising and inflammation post-surgery, which might be recognizable for around two weeks, in spite of the fact that swelling can last somewhat longer for a few. Applying ice packs to swollen regions and lifting your head will lessen the irritation and facilitate any uneasiness you feel. You can likewise take pain killer in the event that you require it, which the doctor prescribed.
Dressings might be connected to the cut regions; however these are removed the following day. You should likewise come back to our clinic following six to eight days to get your sutures removed. If chewing or biting is uncomfortable for the primary day or two, you may want to eat and drink just fluids, for example, protein shakes and soups.
When can the patient be back to work?
A great many people can return after about seven days, you should be able to wear makeup by then. We recommend all patients who have this procedure done to refrain from strenuous exercise for at least a 7 days, and it’s essential to dependably wear sun block when outside, particularly during the two months following the surgery.