A brow lift can give you a more youthful appearance
Learn more about endoscopic brow lift with Dr. Sean Freeman in Charlotte, NC. As you age, it’s not uncommon to notice your forehead getting heavier and starting to sag. Not only can this sagging cause some skin to hang down in front of your eyes, but it can also make you look older. A brow lift can eliminate these issues and help give you a more youthful appearance.
Learn more about endoscopic brow lift before undergoing the procedure
If you are considering having facial plastic surgery to lift the skin of your forehead, you first want to learn more about an endoscopic brow lift. It’s important to be prepared before signing up for the procedure.
First, it’s important to know how a brow lift works. For this procedure, the doctor typically makes small incisions along your hairline. Then, if they are doing the procedure endoscopically, they’ll use a long tube with a light and camera attached to the end. This camera allows them to see and manipulate the muscles and skin in the forehead easier.
There are multiple types of brow lifts
There are multiple types of brow lifts you can get. A full life, ¾ lift, asymmetrical lift and lateral lift. Your doctor will determine which type will work best for you. To decide that, they’ll look at the thickness of your skin as well as other factors.
Recovery is different for each person
When you are start your search to learn more about endoscopic brow lift, you’ll want to be sure you know what to expect for your recovery. You’ll want to know how long you should plan to take off work, as well as what you can expect immediately after the procedure.
While endoscopic brow lifts are less invasive than other techniques, you’ll still need a bit of time to recover. Most patients can have their stitches or staples removed within a week of surgery. It is also common to experience some tightness across the forehead, as well as some bruising and swelling. This typically only lasts a week to ten days. Be sure to discuss any concerns about your recovery with your doctor beforehand so you feel prepared and know what to expect.
Charlotte’s most experienced facial plastic surgeon
Charlotte, NC residents who are considering facial plastic surgery should contact Dr. Sean Freeman. Dr. Freeman is the area’s most experienced facial plastic surgeon and has focused his practice exclusively on facial plastic surgery since 1988. To learn more about endoscopic brow lift, and if it can help you, contact his office to schedule a consultation. Dr. Freeman is well versed in the procedure and can answer any questions you may have.