Endoscopic Brow Lift Surgery
Oleh Slupchynskyj, MD, Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon
ENDOSCOPIC BROWLIFT PLASTIC SURGERY
The brow and forehead area often show the first signs of age due to continuous pull of gravity over time as well as extent of your sun exposure. This results in sagging brow lines, furrows between the brows, forehead wrinkles, an overall "heaviness" of the upper third of the face, and often, an angry expression even while the face is at rest and you are not angry! Dr. Slupchynskyj's Endoscopic Browlift technique creates a smoother brow and a more youthful and open expression.
WHAT IS ENDOSCOPIC BROW LIFT SURGERY?
Endoscopic Browlift Surgery is the newest and most advanced of procedures to rejuvenate the upper third of the face. Incisions are small and are one-half-inch to one-inch in length, are placed just behind the hairline, thus are not noticeable. This technique is less invasive than a traditional browlift, does not leave behind noticeable scarring, and results in a reduced chance of temporary scalp numbness.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ENDOSCOPIC BROWLIFT SURGERY?
- Endoscopic Browlift Surgery is effective, safe and long lasting.
- Endoscopic Browlift Surgery is the superior and most advanced plastic surgery technique for eliminating sagging brow lines, forehead furrows and wrinkles and that "angry" expression.
- Endoscopic Browlift Surgery is much less invasive than traditional browlifting surgery.
- Endoscopic Browlift Surgery last for up to 10 and 15 years
- Endoscopic Browlift Surgery can be done in conjunction with other procedures such as Blepharoplasty, Facelift, SlupLift MiniLift and Mid Facelift.
IS ENDOSCOPIC BROWLIFT SURGERY RIGHT FOR ME?
As always, good health and realistic expectations are necessary for any successful result in NYC cosmetic surgery. Endoscopic Browlifts are an excellent option if you have a sagging brow line, and/or deep furrows between the eyes and wrinkles. By lifting the brow line, Endoscopic Browlift Surgery opens up the eyes for an open, youthful look. During your consultation, facial plastic surgeon Dr. Slupchynskyj will closely examine your facial features, structure and thoroughly describe what you can expect from and Endoscopic Browlift. Risks, which may affect surgical outcome, will be discussed.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT DURING AND IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING MY ENDOSCOPIC BROWLIFT PROCEDURE?
Endoscopic Browlift Surgery is performed under local anesthesia and light sedation. The procedure is performed on an outpatient basis. It is normal to experience a degree of bruising and swelling from seven and up to 10 days post surgery. You may also experience temporary numbness, which is normal and will diminish quickly. Sutures will be removed within seven to 10 days post surgery.
ARE THERE ANY RISKS TO ENDOSCOPIC BROWLIFT SURGERY? WHAT IS MY RECOVERY TIME?
Dr. Slupchynskyj will advise you to avoid any strenuous activity, which includes but is not limited to lifting, straining and bending until he is confident you are healed. Dr. Slupchynskyj will also advise when you can return to normal activity, which for most patients, is within two weeks post surgery.
HOW LONG DO THE RESULTS OF ENDOSCOPIC BROWLIFT SURGERY LAST?
Endoscopic Browlifts typically last from 10 and up to 15 years depending upon your age and health.