Neck Lift in West Bloomfield, MI

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About Neck Lift Surgery

Are you tired of wearing scarves or turtlenecks even in the summer to conceal the loose, flabby skin on your neck? Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Julio Sosa performs neck lift surgery at his office in West Bloomfield, MI to reduce the appearance of an aging neck. This cosmetic surgery tightens the areas under your chin and the entire neck to remove a "double chin" or "turkey neck" appearance. By taking away the excess skin and fat while incorporating a tightening method to produce a softer neckline, this lower facial surgery at Bloomfield Plastic Surgery can provide significant enhancements to your profile. Before you call to schedule an appointment, feel free to read more about neck lift surgery and the beautiful results it can create.

Ideal Candidates

Men and women seeking neck lift surgery generally battle visibly loose skin along the neckline. Neck skin that hangs is usually caused by numerous factors, including gravity, weight fluctuations, and aging. Regardless of the reason, hanging neck skin causes an unbecoming look, which generally can only be addressed with skin removal and tightening. If your weight is stable, but you feel frustrated by loose skin, wrinkles, and lines on the neck, a neck lift surgery may be a great option.

Surgical Technique

During a neck lift procedure, general anesthesia is used. An incision is placed around your ears, and another one may also be made underneath your chin. If pockets of fat exist, a form of liposuction would be completed first. Following that, any sagging or hanging skin will be trimmed away and the remaining skin will be pulled tight. This tightening method is performed until the desired contour, shape, and smoothness have been attained. Although sutures are used to close the incision, scarring should not be visible since they are located under your chin. An injection, such as Kybella, may also be used to enhance the results. Furthermore, other nonsurgical alternatives can help the skin's surface, such as laser treatments or peels, to create a smooth and glowing appearance.

What to Expect

After neck lift surgery, there will most likely be some swelling, bruising, and discomfort, but these will go away with each passing day. It is important to rest and eliminate high-impact movements and activities for several weeks to assist in the healing period. During this time, fitted clothing near the neck should be avoided. You should see visible outcomes almost immediately. In fact, it has been stated that the neck lift treatment can make one of the most significant improvements to a person's profile by taking a decade off their appearance.

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Say goodbye to your "turkey neck" appearance and attain the tighter, smoother neck you dream about. If you feel self-conscious about hanging skin on your neck, we welcome you to contact Bloomfield Plastic Surgery in West Bloomfield, MI to schedule your appointment. A surgical neck lift by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Julio Sosa has changed the self-esteem of so many men and women. We look forward to sharing this amazing cosmetic treatment with you.

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