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Facelift (Mini)

Facelift (Mini)

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How Does the Mini Facelift Work?

One of the terms patients may encounter in the world of cosmetic surgery is the “mini facelift”. As the name already suggests, the mini facelift is a type of facelift procedure. The treatment is a little different than most facelift procedures but proves remarkably effective for rejuvenation purposes. Want to learn more about the mini facelift? Read the information provided by The Dr Lanzer Clinic below!

What Is Done During a Mini Facelift?

During a mini facelift, the cosmetic surgeon will remove excess skin from the face and neck; this can be sagging skin that causes the patient to look older. A mini facelift also enables the tightening of loose facial muscles, effectively reshaping the face and making it sharper. The treatment can therefore address laxity of the cheeks and the neck.

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Where Is the Incision for a Mini Facelift?

The incision for a mini facelift stops behind the ear, so it does not reach into the hairline as is the case with most facelift procedure. Despite the smaller nature of the incision, patients must still consider that they will be left with a scar after the procedure.

Can I Predict the Results That I Will Get from a Mini Facelift?

Every patient is different, so predicting results is always down to looking at the individual. When patients visit the Dr Lanzer Clinic for their initial consultation, Dr Lanzer can provide you with some examples of the results you can expect. He can also explain how to interpret those results in relation to problems you experience and how the procedure could correct them.

Patients can get a visual of how they would look like after a mini facelift; this by pushing loose facial skin towards the ears. Of course, this will not provide you with an exact replica of the results you will see after your procedure, it does give you an indication of them.

Discover Mini Face Lift Advantages!

An increasingly large amount of patients now opt for Mini Face Lift procedures. It is important for you to thoroughly discuss with us your expectations so that we can ensure we deliver your desired outcome.  Our dedicated staff are here to support you every step of the way, so please take advantage of their knowledge and support.

If you’re looking to remove fat from the face, get a free consultation at Melbourne Mini Face Lift clinic with Dr Lanzer.

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How Many Years Younger Can I Look After a Mini Facelift Procedure?

The amount of years the procedure can take off a patient’s face does vary from patient to patient. On average, patients look ten to fifteen years younger. Of course, this is still a subjective figure and could be more or less. So, always speak to Dr Lanzer before the treatment to determine how many years the procedure could take off.

Does a Mini Facelift Have Any Risks?

All cosmetic procedures are accompanied with certain types of risks and or side-effects. One of the most common side-effects that can be experienced after cosmetics surgery is swelling, so this is a side-effect that patients are likely to encounter after a mini facelift.

Side-effects encountered by patients after their procedure usually subside during the recovery process. Of course, it is still essential to be on the lookout for complications during your recovery. Even though they are unlikely, there is always a chance of complications and should therefore be monitored closely. This is also one of the reasons why your clinic must provide you with a follow-up appointment after a mini facelift or any type of cosmetic procedure.

How Do I Make an Appointment for a Mini Facelift?

Before you can go ahead with a mini facelift, you will need to book an appointment with Dr Lanzer. During your initial consultation, Dr Lanzer will discuss the procedure with you and determine if you are eligible for it. You will also receive a cost estimate and a consent form; the latter includes more information on the risks associated with the procedure. Naturally, the consent form must be signed before the procedure can be obtained.

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Let us know the procedure(s) you are considering and your details and we will get back to you with a time and day to suit you.

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