60 year old woman, 5’11”, 165 lbs, full facelift, upper and lower eyelid surgery, Newport Beach, CA. Aging in the face, best facelift in Newport Beach, best facelift surgery in Newport Beach, faceaging, face and neck, facelift Newport Beach, facelift Newport Beach, CA, facelift procedures CA, facelift surgery Newport Beach, and Newport Beach facelift.
This patient wanted a facelift at the age of 60 because she did not like her sagging jowls and neck. She had a full facelift at the SMAS (sub-muscular aponeurotic system) layer, this deeper layer is made of more inelastic, fibrous tissue that can hold the tension when elevated and repositioned. This layer is key to a natural appearing facelift as the overlying skin was then re-draped with minimal tension, giving her the most natural results that best withstand the test of time. Her incisions were made in the hairline and follow the inside crease of her ear and behind her earlobe, making the scars hidden and unnoticeable. She also had an upper and lower blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) to remove the excess skin and give her eyes a more open and refreshed look. These photos were taken 3 months after her surgery.