Dr. Abizer Kapadia Clinic
A brow lift, also known as a forehead lift or forehead rejuvenation is a surgical procedure performed to reduce the horizontally developed wrinkles across the forehead and raise the brows giving the eyebrows a more restored and refreshed appearance.The procedure involves raising the soft tissue and skin of the forehead and the brows that starts contributing to sagging upper eyelids as well. It enhances the appearance of the forehead, brows and the area around the eyes.
What Is Browlift/Forehead lift?
A brow lift or forehead lift reverses the effects of gravity and tightens the soft tissues of the forehead to restore a more youthful contour to your forehead skin, upper eyelids and eyebrows. A forehead lift corrects sagging in the skin of the forehead, upper eyelids, and eyebrows.
Who Is An Ideal Candidate For Browlift/Forehead lift?
Dr. Abizer Kapadia, a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, has provided guidelines as to who can receive Browlift/Forehead lift surgery:
What To Expect At The Consultation With Dr. Abizer Kapadia?
Dr. Abizer Kapadia gives the utmost importance to the consultation as it is the step where you understand the procedure, all the aspects of it, and analyze your comfort level with the doctor and his/her staff. During the consultation, Dr. Abizer Kapadia will guide you through the whole process with all the details and will discuss different procedures, the suitable procedure for you, preparation for the surgery, and recovery process, helping you make an informed decision. Dr. Abizer will also discuss and understand your reasons for getting surgery and help you have realistic goals and expectations from the surgery.
During the consultation, you should prepare yourself for a physical examination and to discuss your medical history, previous surgeries, drug allergies, medical conditions, and other such topics concerning your health. Dr. Abizer also urges his patients to ask questions and queries to resolve any doubts they may have regarding the surgery, procedure, risks involved, results as his utmost priority lies in the safety and satisfaction of his patients.
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Different Procedures For Browlift/Forehead lift
Forehead lift or Browlift is a 1-2 hour procedure. The incision will depends on the aesthetic goals of the patient. It is usually done under general anaesthesia or intravenous sedation. It can be performed through endoscopic incision or coronal incision.
A rapid non- surgical way of performing Browlift is to do Thread Lift (Golden Threads). Barbed multi-directional threads are inserted in the soft tissues to lift the sagging area for rejuvenation. It is a minimally invasive and quick procedure with hardly any downtime.
A browlift or forehead lift procedure can be done in combination with other cosmetic facial surgeries such as blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) or a facelift/ neck lift.
How Is Recovery After Browlift/Forehead lift Surgery?
The patients might experience minimal bruising, but it will subside in a few days. It is advised to keep the head elevated. Any strenuous physical activities must be avoided for 4-6 weeks or until advised by the surgeon.