For many patients, the neck is the first place that starts revealing your age. You can cleanse and moisturize, massage and exfoliate, but your neck’s aging process can’t be slowed. As time and gravity take effect, the aging signs on the neck might include sagging skin, banding ligaments, loosened muscles, and drooping fat deposits called… [Read More]
Eliminate a Fat or Thick Neck With Contouring
A fat neck can be a source of frustration. Whether it’s genetic or the result of too many years spent overweight, excess fat around the neck is not a feature most people want to keep. When given the chance to reshape and slenderize their thick necks, most patients jump at the opportunity. If you have… [Read More]
I want my jawline tightened.
Question : I want my jawline tightened. Does this mean I need a facelift? Answer : Tightening the jaw line can be achieved in a variety of methods and technique that I would choose is based upon your particular physical appearance and the status of your jaw line. If your skin and fat is extremely… [Read More]
How is the Donor Area Affected With Fat Transfer?
Question: In terms of recovery, how is the donor area affected with fat transfer? Answer: The area that will heal the quickest in fat transfer procedures is the donor site. The incision used to harvest fat for fat transfer is very small and the amount of fat needed for fat transfer is also very small… [Read More]
Will A Necklift Help With Fullness Of the Neck?
Question: I don’t have wrinkles in my neck, I have fullness. Will a neck lift help with this? Answer: If you are concerned with the fullness of your neck, a necklift alone may not give you the improvement to your neckline that you desire. It is quite possible that submental and neck liposuction alone or… [Read More]
What are some options for firming up sagging neck?
Question: My neck has become very saggy. What are some of my options for firming it up? Answer: The degree of neck skin laxity and your tolerance for surgery and subsequent recovery time will dictate which procedures are best for you to address your neck. If there are changes to the quality of the neck… [Read More]
I have heard that after a facial fat transfer
Question: I have heard that after a facial fat transfer, there is a risk of having pockets of fat grouping in areas of my face. If this happens, how can this be smoothed out? Answer: One of the most common potential complications of facial fat grafting is clumping of the fat or palpable excess fat… [Read More]
I’m a fairly young-looking 58 year old.
Question: I’m a fairly young-looking 58 year old. I’m pretty happy with my overall appearance except for my neck which has been getting a bit saggy looking over the past year. What are my options for improving this? Answer: Improving the appearance of your neck will depend upon several different factors. If all that you… [Read More]
I am diabetic, 59 years old and wonder if I am eligible
Question: I am diabetic, 59 years old and wonder if I am eligible for laser liposuction treatments. I would like treatment on my neck. Is there the possibility of complications because of my diabetes? Answer: All surgeries, including laser liposuction, have somewhat of a higher risk when performed on a diabetic patient. Diabetic patients have… [Read More]
I’m 58 and I feel that I look pretty good for my age
Question: I’m 58 and I feel that I look pretty good for my age, everyone always thinks that I’m younger. However, over the past year or so, my neck has begun to get really saggy. What are my options for improving the contour of my neck? Answer: The procedure that you choose to address your… [Read More]
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