Natural Face Lift Before and After Pictures in Syracuse and Ithaca, NY
This patient underwent facelift and endoscopic browlift with Dr. Kim. The facelift procedure improved the sagging of the cheeks and the neck, and restored her youthful contour. The photos on the right were taken about 6 weeks after the procedures.
This patient, in her late 50’s, was bothered by the laxity of her cheek, neck, and the jowl area. She was also bothered by the tired appearance of her eyes. She underwent Natural FaceTM Lift with lower blepharoplasty and laser resurfacing around her eyes. Pictures on the right are taken 2 months after the surgery.
This patient came to see me to improve her facial appearance. She shared with me some set-backs in her personal life of the past, and now she was ready for a new start. She wanted a complete make-over, and challenge for me was to enhance the aesthetics without altering her identity – a lively individual with priceless smile. Sometimes face lift needs be combined with other adjuvant treatments to achieve its optimal result. For this patient, she has developed loss of volume at the cheek area. In addition, she has sagging of cheek, jawline and the neck. For patients like her, facelift with cheek implant can have pronounced synergistic effect. After the combined cheek implant and face lift, she now has a better 3-dimensional definition to her overall facial contour. Lastly, she has deep skin wrinkle which is best addressed with laser skin resurfacing technique. The pictures on the right were taken about 6 months after the procedures.
This patient wished to restore the youthful contour of her neck, jawline, and face. Concurrently, patient was bothered by the thin lip which was partially caused by trauma resulting in scarring and contraction. Patient underwent the Combined lift and upper lip advancement procedures with Dr. Kim. The pictures on the right are about 2 months after the procedures.
This is a 44 year old patient who came in to improve the tired and gaunt appearance of her face. Specifically she was bothered by the sunken cheek and the under-eye areas. She was also bothered by the neck laxity and jowl formation near her jaw line. She underwent the Combined Face Lift, cheek implant, lower eye blepharoplasty with laser resurfacing, and lip enhancement with SMAS with Dr. Kim.
This is a 65-year old patient who was bothered by the neck laxity and jowl formation near her jaw line. She underwent the Combined Face Lift with Dr. Kim.
This patient was bothered by the people around her asking why she looks upset all the time. She wanted subtle changes to reflect her true affable personality. She emphasized that she did not wish any dramatic changes that others may notice. She underwent the combined lift, upper blepharoplasty, and fractionated CO2 laser resurfacing to tighten the fine skin laxity with Dr. Kim. The pictures on the right were taken 3 months after the procedures
This patient wanted to improve her heavy upper eyelid hooding which made her appear tired and older than her actual age. In addition, she wanted a facelift to achieve a subtle and natural change to bring back some of her youthful features. She underwent facelift and upper eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) with Dr. Kim. She was happy to recapture the refreshed and youthful appearance of her eyes, the cheek area, the neck line, and jaw line contours. The photos on the left is taken about 8 weeks after the procedures.
Although the laxity at her cheek and jawline is not severe, one can appreciate the sagging and bunching, especially during facial expression (ie, smiling). The facelift procedure improved the sagging of the cheeks and the neck, and restored her youthful contour. The pictures on the right were taken 8 weeks after the surgery.
This patient underwent the Combined Lift and SMAS transfer to nasolabial folds with Dr. Kim. The photos on the right were taken exactly 1 month after the procedure. She achieved very nice youthful, natural, and balanced improvement in her temple, cheek, and neck areas.
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