Who is a Candidate for Neck lift or Neck Liposuction?
Anyone who is eager or willing to improve the contour of their neck and jawline will be excellent candidates for a neck lift with liposuction. Dr. Blum will remove the excess fat and skin from your neck, resulting in a slimmer, more youthful neckline. The surgery tightens the platysma muscle, which separates or sags over time and contributes to an unsightly appearance. The soft tissues below the jawline are elevated and any excess fat or skin beneath the chin is removed. Small incisions are hidden within the hairline and behind the ears. Dr. Blum has his amazing plastic surgery team in Stockton, CA are certified staff that deliver the most natural looking results while keeping future muscle movement and function in mind.
What is the Recovery Like from Neck lift Surgery?
Neck lift surgery in Stockton is performed with moderate sedation and local anesthesia. The procedure is accomplished in an outpatient setting. Most patients return to home after only a few hours. Recovery may last up to one week, at which time patients may return to work and non-strenuous activities. Mild discomfort, swelling, and bruising are common the first few days after surgery.