The neck area is one of the most rapidly affected facial areas with aging. As a result of sagging and increased fatness, the part we call the jowl forms and no matter how young the face looks, the jowl causes us to look older than our age.
If neck aesthetics is to be performed together with a facelift, this procedure can be performed without opening another incision other than the facelift incision. If only neck aesthetics is considered and sagging is not excessive in the neck area, definite results can be obtained even with liposuction or laser liposuction.
If the muscles in the neck are relaxed and there is an increase in adipose tissue along with it, with a 3 cm incision opened just below the chin, both the fat tissue is removed, and the loosened neck muscles are stretched towards the middle line, giving the neck is given a new, desirable shape.
It’s known that time has endless beauty, but our beauty may age in this time. Therefore, to slow down neck aging and make it more aesthetic, applying some procedures such as neck lift surgery can become potential.
Neck lift surgery is one of these options to make the neck look tightened and youthful in the hands of an experienced surgeon. This goal can be achieved through the restorative procedure and adjusting the lifestyle to increase long-term results.
In this article, we will learn about neck lift and neck lift surgery, the benefits, and the whole process in detail - with pre-surgery and post-surgery instructions as well.
Neck lift surgery, sometimes known as platysmaplasty, is a surgical procedure that focuses on adjusting the appearance of the neck and jowls. Neck lift surgery mostly aims for these reasons in general:
This procedure also helps with additional problems such as submental fullness (known as a double chin) and other muscle problems. Your surgeon will examine the skin and research your medical history to create the most beneficial neck lift surgery process for you.
Neck lift surgery offers various benefits besides enhancing your neck and jawline, such as:
In some cases, other medical procedures such as cervicoplasty may be required.
Choosing a skilled neck lift surgeon is necessary and one of the most important steps of neck lift surgery. Because the rest of the surgery will be shaped in your surgeon's hands. Therefore, you should consider these qualifications to choose a skilled neck lift surgeon:
Preparing for neck lift surgery requires some steps that need to be done. Here are some instructions that can be helpful:
Your surgeon will tell you further information in general for the preparation process and more.
After the neck lift surgery, some tips may be helpful for neck lift recovery. You can also consult your surgeon for further instructions when you’re worried.
To sustain the effects of a neck lift, some precautions need to be taken and some tips should be applied. You can consider these tips: