Forehead Brow Lift


Forehead — Brow Lift

Forehead lift is a procedure aimed at rejuvenating and improving the appearance of the facial area around the eyes. Forehead lift surgery helps to correct overhanging eyebrows and get rid of vertical and horizontal wrinkles on the forehead, which gives a person’s face an «angry» expression.

Forehead lift is considered to be one of the least complex operations requiring minimal surgical intervention.

Who may need a forehead lift at Dr Sherif Clinic?

Forehead lift is recommended for people who have faced the following problems:

  • Deep vertical creases in the bridge of the nose
  • Horizontal wrinkles on the forehead
  • The lowering of the eyebrows
  • Excess skin on the outside of the eyelids

The main side effects of the forehead lift surgery

  • The appearance of unwanted scars
  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Long-term wound healing
  • Complications after anesthesia
  • Blood clot formation

How is the forehead lift surgery going at the Reself?

The plastic surgeon makes small incisions along the hairline in order to move the eyebrow, smooth the skin of the forehead, raise the upper eyelid and reduce the inter-brow folds. The operation takes two to three hours and is performed under general anesthesia.

Eyebrow Lift

The influence of age on our appearance is inevitable. Age-related changes are especially noticeable in the area of the forehead and eyebrows. Lifting the eyebrows and forehead skin will help to correct the shortcomings of appearance and hide the signs of premature aging in the upper part of the face.

Reasons to undergo a forehead lift at the Reself

  • Lowered eyebrows
  • «Frowning» or «tired» look
  • Horizontal wrinkles on the forehead
  • Deep wrinkles between eyebrows
  • Heavy upper eyelids

The main side effects of the operation for lifting eyebrows

  • The coarsening of the skin
  • Bleeding
  • Occurrence of blood clots
  • Infection
  • Tissue death
  • Skin loss
  • Itching of postoperative seams

Preparations for eyebrow lift surgery in the clinic

You should quit smoking and taking aspirin and vitamin E.

Visit your doctor and make preoperation photos. During the consultation, the doctor will tell you what needs to be done before the surgery.

1 day before the operation refrain from eating and drinking after the time prescribed by the doctor. Before going to the clinic, prepare comfortable clothes and shoes.

In the morning on the day of surgery, take a shower or bath. Do not use any hair products. Do not wear makeup, face creams or body lotions.

During eyebrow lift

Eyebrow lift is a minor surgical intervention. The operation is performed on an outpatient basis using sedatives or under general anesthesia.

There are a number of methods of eyebrow lifting. The most modern method of endoscopic eyebrow lift involves the use of special equipment for better access to tissues. It is injected through small incisions, which makes rehabilitation faster.

After surgery

You will need to apply a special bandage on the head, which will be replaced by a more tightly fitting bandage. There may be some swelling around the eyes.

The postoperative sutures will be removed in a week. Most patients return to work soon.

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