Facelifts involve a scar that follows the contours of the ear - starting in the sideburn area and going down to the earlobe, and where necessary behind the ear and into the hairline at the back. The skin is lifted up from the deeper tissues, and it is the deeper tissues that are tightened and lifted which give the natural refreshed appearance that should be the result of every facelift. The skin is then gently redraped and any excess is removed, prior to stitches being used to close the wounds.
Depending on the type and extent of the facelift, it may either be performed under a local anaesthetic (with or without sedation), or more commonly with you asleep under a general anaesthetic. This is something that will be discussed with you during your consultation with your Purity Bridge Consultant Plastic Surgeon.
Like any surgical procedures, a facelift has a risk of complications. Our Purity Bridge Consultant Plastic Surgeons take every care possible to minimise these, however, the following might still occur:
Prices ranges from £5600 - £13000