Forehead Lift


Forehead Lift A forehead lift weakens the muscles that control forehead wrinkles and raises the forehead skin to create a rejuvenated, more rested facial appearance.

Forehead lift surgery smooths wrinkles in between the eyebrows and lifts droopy forehead and eyebrow skin.

Typical Minimum Cost of Forehead Lift (based on national averages):
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Typical Maximum Cost of Forehead Lift (based on national averages):
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National Average Cost of Forehead Lift:
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Time Required for Forehead Lift:
It usually takes at least 1-2 hours to perform forehead lift surgery. Time requirements can vary, though, depending on the extent of work being done.
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Is Forehead Lift an InPatient or OutPatient Procedure?
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What are the Side Effects of Forehead Lift?
Forehead lift side effects can include temporary discomfort, swelling, bruising, numbness, and tightness of forehead skin.
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How Long do Forehead Lift results last?
Forehead lift results can last for up to 10 years or more, depending on effects of aging and gravity.
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What is the recovery time for Forehead Lift?
Protective wrappings are worn home, and usually for about the first couple days of forehead lift recovery

Some minor discomfort will be felt temporarily, but can be alleviated with oral pain medication

Sutures are usually removed within about 10 days of surgery

After the forehead lift, recovery from bruising and swelling should occur within about 7-10 days

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Will my insurance company cover Forehead Lift?
Because of the cosmetic nature of a forehead lift, insurance usually does not apply.
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Is there much discomfort for Forehead Lift?
After a forehead lift, pain and discomfort may be felt, but will be minor, temporary, and easily controlled with oral pain medication.
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What types of anesthesia is necessary for Forehead Lift?
The forehead lift anesthesia of choice is usually general, but local anesthesia with sedation may be opted for.
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What else can I combine Forehead Lift with?
For enhanced results, a forehead lift may be combined with:
Facial Implants
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What else is Forehead Lift referred to as?
Forehead Lift and Brow Lift are often used interchangeably, or at least as natural companion procedures.
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Are there less invasive alternatives to Forehead Lift?

IPL PhotoFacial

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Thermage for Skin Tightening

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