Face Lift in Turkey

As age progresses, facial changes are inevitable. Factors such as aging, gravity, and exposure to sun rays cause sagging skin. As the muscles lose their tension, dryness occurs on the face and the shine decreases over time; it leaves its place to lose, wrinkled and saggy skin. These effects make people look older than they are.

However, it is possible to regain the old healthy, tight, and smooth appearance of the skin with facelifting. Facelift, also known as rhytidectomy, tightens the skin muscles, restores saggy skin to its former tightness, and eliminates wrinkles. Having a younger appearance is often preferred by people.

Factors such as rapid weight gain and loss also cause sagging of the skin. You can eliminate such unwanted effects with a facelift.

Facelift in Turkey

Face Lift in Turkey FAQ

Who is suitable for facelifting?

If you do not have any medical condition to prevent you from being facelifting surgery, you are suitable for it. Also, if you do not want to have a wrinkly and loose appearance on your face you should have a facelifting operation. Facelifting surgery will save you from a tired look, and sagging skin.

Non-surgical facelift is the operation that lifting your face without any surgery. HIFU, High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound, is the most common non-surgical facelift operation that is used. HIFU is appropriate for people who are scared of getting surgery and being anesthesia. HIFU technology gives the patient the best result with even one session and it is a more progressive method than the other noon-surgical operations. It takes approximately 1 hour to apply. The patient will see the results after the operation but the latest result will be understood approximately 30 to 45 days. The HIFU facelifting lasts 1 to 2 years according to the patient's age and care routine. You can back to your social life after 1 day of the operation. Patients can have satisfying results with HIFU facelifting but it is important to remember that it does not have the same effects as surgical facelifts.

The mini facelift is the process of lifting the face from certain areas of the scalp. It is ideal for people who do not have too many sagging problems around the mouth and chin. Since the procedure is performed on the scalp in mini facelift surgery, there will be no visible scar and the recovery time is short. It is generally recommended for people between the ages of 40 and 50.

Endoscopic midface surgery removes the sagging and wrinkled appearance by stretching the face and cheeks. At the same time, it helps to pull the lip edges up and helps to correct the nasal cracks. It is an operation that can be performed from the lower part of the eye or from the scalp. When it is applied to the scalp, there will be no visible scar, which is a preference that attracts patients more. The operation is performed under general anesthesia, takes about 2 hours, and is more suitable for people between the ages of 40 and 55.

An incision is made from around the ear to the hairline, and a small incision is made under the chin to remove excess fat. The incisions around the ear are stretched and act as a sling to the face. This type of facelift is usually ideal for people aged 55-60. The surgery can repair deep sagging and wrinkles and is performed under general anesthesia. Approximately takes 2 hours.

Anesthesia is applied to the patients. The aesthetic surgeon will decide on the most suitable facelift surgery for the patient. Facelifting time varies between 3 and 10 hours, depending on the procedure to be performed on the patient. After the operation, patients usually spend that night in the hospital. Since the incisions in the operations will be located on the scalp, in front of and behind the ear area, they remain hidden and the patients do not experience the problem of the appearance of scars. However, if the fat in the under-chin area is removed, a scar will remain under the chin. However, this is not something to worry about, as the scars will be adjusted to be minimally visible by the plastic surgeon.

As with any surgery, it is normal to feel pain for 12 days after a facelift. However, the pain felt will be mild. After consulting your doctor, it is possible to overcome mild pain by using painkillers. Unbearable pain is not felt after the surgery.

It is normal for your facial expression to change. However, if you have the facelift operation done by a competent specialist, you will not have anything to worry about. Your specialist will choose the facelift operation that will best suit your face and give you a natural look. Damage to nerves and facial asymmetry are not common consequences.

Botox can be applied around the eyes and around the forehead, which will support the effects of a facelift. Starting chemical peeling a few weeks after the surgery (it would be more accurate to consult your doctor for the time) will rejuvenate your skin and reinforce the effects of facelift surgery.

Facelifting is an inpatient operation. It is recommended that patients stay in the hospital on the day they are operated the facelift.

There is no age limit for this operation. Anyone who wants to get rid of wrinkles and sagging on their face can have this surgery. However, generally; wrinkles, sagging and crow's feet, and signs of aging begin to appear after the age of 30. For this reason, it is generally preferred by patients aged 30 and over.

Although the recovery period varies from person to person, the time for patients to return to their social and business life generally varies between 1 and 2 weeks.

Yes, you can see the results right after the surgery. However, it may take a few weeks for your face to fully adapt to the surgery and for the real results of the surgery to appear.

Your specialist doctor will choose the facelift operation that will be most suitable for your face. In this way, you will not have any artificial expression on your face. After facelifting, you can have young and tense facial features with a natural look.

After facelift surgery, you need to protect yourself from the sun and sun rays. For this reason, any period other than the summer months when the sun shows itself the most is a more appropriate time choice for facelift surgery.

You will have a younger and more tense facial line than before. However, since facelift is natural-finished plastic surgery, even if people around you notice your glow up, they will not be able to fully understand the reason.

If you have sun damage on your skin, you will get more beneficial results from facelift surgery after laser facial resurfacing.

Yes. Anyone who needs it can have facelift surgery.

Compared to other countries, Turkey has much more affordable prices for aesthetic procedures. Facelift surgery varies between EUR 3500 and 4000 in Turkey.

The patient does not feel any pain as he will be under the effect of anesthesia during the procedure. Afterward, the pain felt will be very mild. Existing pain can be relieved with the help of painkillers.

It is generally recommended that you do not touch your face with water for the first 48 hours after the surgery. It would be more beneficial to consult your doctor for a definitive answer.

You should wear the chin strap for the first two weeks after facelift surgery. Situations, where you should not wear a chin strap, are eating, showering, and cleaning incisions. The strap helps fight the forces of gravity.

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