Although it differs depending on genetic factors and environmental factors, the effects of aging become observed in everyone over time. The place where these effects are most easily noticed is our face. Due to the effects of aging; wrinkles, spots, sagging occur in our skin. Poor living conditions (irregular eating, irregular sleep, inactivity, smoking, drinking, excessive stress..) it accelerates the emergence of these problems.
For a face lift, men and women who have problems with wrinkles and sagging in the face and neck area can be suitable candidates. Face lift surgery is usually performed on people over the age of 40. But in some cases, these operations can also be performed in younger people. Along with face lift surgery, nose, eyelid aesthetics, forehead correction, eyebrow lift operations can also be performed at the same time.
Facelift surgery takes place in a hospital setting. It can be performed under general anesthesia or local anesthesia. The duration of the operation Varies depending on the procedure to be applied to the patient, it can take 3 to 10 hours. After surgery, it may be necessary to be discharged on the same day or stay in the hospital for 1 Night. Operations such as nose, eyelid, eyebrow lift can be performed simultaneously along with face lift surgery. Face lift operations leave a small scar. But these traces are not noticeable, as they are very well hidden. For example; a little above the temple area can be hidden inside the scalp or behind the ear.
After face lift surgery, it is natural to have a general swelling and a feeling of bruising, numbness and tension on the face. During surgery, some facial nerves may be affected by anesthesia, so slight asymmetries may be observed on the face. These acidmetries recover spontaneously within 3-5 days. After face lift surgery, bandages are applied so that the eyes, nose and mouth remain open. The wraps are opened after 2-3 days.
If the stitches are not of the self-melting type, they are removed within 1 Week. 2 after surgery. from the day on, the patient gets up and can do their work at home. After a week, the patient can return to work with the removal of stitches and the swelling passes, make-up. It is recommended to avoid heavy exercise, excessive sun rays for a few months after face lift surgery.
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The first stage of the operation begins with the preliminary examination. The patient is presented with some forms to fill out. Then, analyzes are made for general controls. At the Swedish Clinic, patient health is our priority. After the physical examination and final controls are completed, the patient is given detailed information about the operation. How the operation will proceed and what you need to know about the process are fully conveyed to the patient at this stage. The operating room is prepared for the operation and the operation begins with the patient's approval. The operation is performed under general anesthesia. You will stay in the hospital for 1 night.
The first morning after the operation, you will wake up from a nice and painless sleep. Since this operation is not a very difficult operation, you will not have any problems. If you have minor pain, you can use the medicines given to you. You will be told what to do and what not to do and you will be discharged.
You can gradually be ready to return to your normal life. Since you will have control after 1 week, you should rest until that day. Even if you feel good, you can enjoy Istanbul by protecting your face.
A week has passed since the operation and now the control day has come. Our doctor will prepare you for your return if you have completed your check-ups and come from abroad. He will tell you the instructions you need to follow for the next step. After this day, you can take a shower and go back to work. We wish you a good trip.