Fight Aging Skin the Smart Way with a Laser Mini Facelift
Reducing wrinkles, scars and sun damaged skin used to involve a long and invasive procedure that required a lot of recovery time and painful bruising. Now there is an easier and minimally invasive solution to battling the dreaded signs of old age with advanced technology of a laser mini facelift. Facial aging becomes noticeable when the appearance of sagging jawlines, fine lines, jowls and wrinkles emerge over time. Your skin loses elasticity as does everyone else. It is inescapable, but when you pay attention to these signs you can eliminate their presence and maintain youth longer at Americas Cosmetic Surgery Centers.
A Laser mini facelift is a minimally invasive procedure that tightens facial skin and removes unwanted fat. This procedure is increasingly popular with those who want to avoid complicated surgical procedures and maintain their youth longer than they expect. Patients are administered local anesthesia to avoid any pain and to allow Dr. Borris Bergus to make small incisions behind the ear and gently lift the facial contour into a more natural position. Laser heat energy is then applied to the ideal areas to stimulate collagen and help generate collagen growth.
What Happens to the Skin During Treatment?
During the procedure advanced and precisely targeted laser energy is sent safely and deeply to the skin tissue. The heat promotes coagulation which leads to skin and tissue tightening during initial treatment as well as in the months post treatment. The patient can acquire results of this treatment safely with a procedure that permits the following:
- Quick and relaxing procedure
- Local anesthesia
- No stitches or scarring
- Minimal down time
- Capable of driving yourself home after treatment
Who are Good Candidates of Laser Mini Facelift?
Men and women who have showed signs of old age, notice over the years their skin is not as toned and tight as it used to be. This is a normal effect and can be altered if they wish to achieve a youthful appearance. Ideal candidates for laser mini facelifts are patients who suffer from:
- Aged skin
- Loose skin
- Double chins
- Jowls and sagging jawlines
What Results Can be Expected?
A laser mini facelift is the standard choice for those who wish to avoid major, invasive procedures that utilize powerful anesthesia, scalpels and stitching. The patient can expect a treatment to enhance the appearance that is respective of their natural face. Treatment scales back appearance of wrinkles, saggy skin and scarring. The outer layers of the facial pores and skin will be naturally resurfaced. Those who wish to observe more intense results may opt for combining procedures with eyelid surgery, chemical peel or fat grafting.
The results of laser mini facelifts are similar to laser resurfacing procedures. According to Mayo Clinic, laser resurfacing decreases the appearance of fine lines around the eyes, mouth and cheeks. It treats loss of skin tone and improves complexion for those with scars or sun damage. Thin layers of the skin are removed and rejuvenate over time to reveal a tighter and smoother skin surface.
Schedule a Consultation for Laser Mini Facelift
Dr. Bergus is one of the few cosmetic laser surgeons who specialize in laser mini facelifts. Take advantage of this opportunity to battle against the signs of aging. A consultation at Americas Cosmetic Surgery Centers is just the first step to youthful and rejuvenated skin. Trim away the excess skin and improve your facial contour with a smarter, less invasive procedure, laser mini facelift.