Many individual procedures fall under this large categorical umbrella. Generally “face lift” is one of the first surgeries that comes to mind. Yet there are other aesthetically harmonizing procedures that can be performed such as skin resurfacing, endoscopic frontoplasty (middle brow lifting), browlifting, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), lipofilling, lip augmentation, botox injections and otoplasty (ear surgery). According to the need of patient these operations can be done one at a time or combined with two or more. Patients can return home in the same day or stay a few days in hospital.
After specific laser application, dermabrasion or chemical peeling of the skin has erythema (redness) for 8-10 weeks. Make up may be worn during this period. The patient must be extremely cautious of sunlight for a minimum of two months following the laser procedure.