During the aging process the muscles located on the anterior side of the forehead lose their tonus, the skin loses its flexibility and the fat tissue gets decreased. All these changes result in dropping of the forehead. The most prominent structure of the forehead, eyebrows also drops in time. Therefore people often seek for eyebrow lifting operation for a fresher and younger look.
Why should I have an Eyebrow Lifting Operation?
If you are complaining about your dropped eyebrows and you think that you will look better if your eyebrows are located higher, then you are a good candidate for eyebrow lifting operation. However only eyebrow lifting operation does not always help. You may get benefit from forehead lifting and fat transfer to forehead area if you have severe problems in your forehead area.
Eyebrow lifting operation is performed under local anesthesia and it takes to perform the procedure nearly 30-60 minutes. Since you won’t receive general anesthesia you won’t need to stay in the hospital at all. You can get back to your daily activities just after the procedure. You will get a physical examination by your surgeon and anesthetist. After the examination; we will prepare you for the surgery. You will receive a sedation in order to reduce the preoperative anxiety and fell yourself more comfortable.
We make endoscopic eyebrow lifting. In these technique only a small incision is made inside your hairs so that you won’t have any visible scar. We can combine this operation with fat transfer, forehead lifting or blepharoplasty. If you also have dropped eyelids you can get benefit from a blepharoplasty operation. In suitable patients combining the operation with fat transfer yields better results.
Recovery and Results :
After the eyebrow lifting operation, the recovery period is really fast since it is a minor intervention and it is performed under local anesthesia. After the operation you won’t have any stiches but we advise you to wear a bandage for 3 days. You can start to do your daily activities just after the operation but we do not advise you heavy lifting, running or activities that require excess physical activity. The more you rest, the faster your recovery will be.
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