Face Lifting

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Surgical Procedure and follow up

  1. General Anaesthetic (detailed explanation by Anaesthetist)
  2. Per-operative antibiotics
  3. 4 hours of operating
  4. Local anaesthetic infiltration
  5. Incisions
  6. Skin elevation
  7. Deeper layer SMAS tightening
  8. Liposuction
  9. Other procedures
  10. Dressings/drains
  11. Pain relief
  12. Removal of dressing
  13. No bending forward/straining
  14. Home when ready - 1-2 night stay
  15. Return to light activities 2 weeks
  16. No strenuous sports, gym etc 6 weeks
  17. Out patient Follow up