Information about face és neck anti-wrinkle procedures
As a result of aging the skin of the neck and face loses its flexibility and begin to develope wrinkles, that can cause aesthetic and sometimes psychic problems. The goal of the surgery is to restore a youthful, pleasant appearance.
This procedure is performed under local anesthesia. The operation requires a lengthy careful preparation, therefore anesthethic imjection is used. The initial incision is made in the temporal hairline and continued down in front of, around and posterior to the ear, and usually not visible. The goal of the surgery is to remove excess skin and the underlying tissues lifted up to ensure long-lasting result. Incisions are closed by plastical suture, applying tight bandages.
Surgery involves a considerable area, therefore edema and discoloration of the skin may occur. In case of swollen eyes, application of compresses and eyedrops needed.
After the observation period the patient can go home with a companion . Arranging home care, and comply with the instructions is the patient's responsibility. Patients are being controlled periodically after the operation.
Rare, but possible complications
Any surgical procedure may have complications or side effects like: bleeding or edema , however as the medical technics are becoming more and more advanced these are rare and if they occur they can be treated accordingly . A special but rare side effect of a face or neck surgery that at preparation th instrument may contact a nerv, this may cause temporary mimic problems. A most serious side effect may be the injury of facial nerves, ehich causes a half side face paralysis. Problems with healing os wounds are not common, and if it happens it is usually not visible behind the ears.
Any internal bleeding during the operation usually absorbed within 1-2 weeks. Bandages can be removed after 1 weeks, stiches removed in 2 weeks. The expected result will evolve in about 6 weeks. Unfortunately as time passes minor wrinkles may apperar, however only after a considerable time.