Facial plastic surgery can be important because our facial expressions allow us to interact and communicate with each other. Our appearance has an impact on how others perceive us. While some would like to improve certain parts of their face, others are born with facial abnormalities such as a cleft lip, a birthmark, or other birth defects. Fortunately, many conditions such as the effects of aging, sun damage, or previous facial trauma can be corrected through procedures performed by a skilled surgeon.
Otoplasty is a corrective surgery to the ears that changes the shape, position and size of the ears (ear mussels). People who are not satisfied with the appearance of ear shells and their position relative to the head, are candidates for this operation. Surgical correction of the ears is also recommended for people who have an inborn defect in the ears or for people with ear mites of irregular shape after injury.
Rhinoplasty (RIE-no-plas-tee) is surgery that changes the shape of the nose. The motivation for rhinoplasty may be to change the appearance of the nose, improve breathing or both.The upper portion of the structure of the nose is bone, and the lower portion is cartilage. Rhinoplasty can change bone, cartilage, skin or all three. Its one of the most demanding and challenging operations.
Blepharoplasty (BLEF-uh-roe-plas-tee) is a type of surgery that repairs droopy eyelids and may involve removing excess skin, muscle and fat. As age, eyelids stretch, and the muscles supporting them weaken. As a result, excess fat may gather above and below eyelids, causing sagging eyebrows, droopy upper lids and bags under eyes.Besides making look older, severely sagging skin around eyes can reduce side vision (peripheral vision), especially the upper and outer parts of your field of vision. Blepharoplasty can reduce or eliminate these vision problems and make eyes appear younger and more alert.
Nowdays fuller lips are world trend, but in some situations that fuller look is not enough to give a person atractiviti and satisfaction. These technique are most common in lip augumentation and reconstruction
LIP FILLERS MediConsults
There are several different types of lip fillers, including Juvederm, Restylane, Voluma, and Perlane. Lip filler augmentation is an in-office procedure. For temporary lip augmentation, it is recommended to use Juvederm Ultra Plus since this filler has lidocaineThe lip filler augmentation procedure takes about fifteen to thirty minutes to complete. Lip filler augmentation is a quick procedure that you can even do over your lunch break. Since lip fillers only last six to eight months, lip filler augmentation is only a semi-permanent solution.
LIP IMPLANTS MediConsults
One alternative to temporary lip fillers for lip augmentation is to use implants, which is a more permanent.
FAT GRAFTING MediConsults
Another alternative to artificial fillers and implants is using your own tissue for lip augmentation. Using your own tissue for lip augmentation is called autologous lip augmentation. Fat transfer is one type of autologous lip augmentation and is another great option for lip augmentation.
TISSUE GRAFTING MediConsults
There is another type of autologous lip augmentation. In addition to using fat for lip augmentation, a piece of your own skin or dermis can be used for lip augmentation.
During this type of autologous lip augmentation, skin is removed from the lower stomach area. Sometimes, a C-section scar can be resected and used for lip augmentation. Sometimes, the skin removed during a facelift can be used for lip augmentation.
Face Lifting, Rhytidectomy is a surgical procedure that aims to improve the visible signs of aging on the face and neck. With aging, the tone of the skin and facial muscles weaken.
This procedure can not prevent the aging process, but by tightening the deep structures, reshaping and removing excess skin on the face and neck and removing or redistributing the localized fat deposits, it is possible to rejuvenate and improve the appearance of the face.