The effect of aging is often most noticeable in the facial area. Many patients express that they feel young on the inside, but when they look in the mirror they see someone who looks older than what they feel. They desire to look on the outside the same as they feel inside. However, they want to look like themselves and they do not want an overdone or unnatural appearance.
When cosmetic surgery is performed correctly, the appearance is very natural and simply cleans up the natural line of the face. Excess skin and fat is removed and the underlying structures are restored to a more youthful position. Fat or fillers can be used to fill out areas that have lost volume with aging.
There are a variety of facial procedures that can be performed and the procedures are customizes for each person. Some of the most common facial procedures are listed, but this list is not exhaustive. When you are seen for a consult, your goals and expectations will be discussed and then a surgical treatment plan will be designed for you.