What Can I Expect After My Procedure?
You may experience some pain or discomfort along with swelling and bruising following your facelift procedure. While this is normal, you may be prescribed pain medication to help. Most patients can see a difference in their appearance once the swelling subsides, though your skin may take several months to feel normal. Full results can be enjoyed within six months.
Dr. Stein will provide a custom recovery plan for you regarding when you can resume daily and more strenuous activities. Protecting your skin from the sun, moisturizing daily, and living a healthy lifestyle will help extend your results.
Choose an Experienced Surgeon
Surgery comes with risks, and a facelift is no different. Risks can include infection, scarring, cardiac events, and prolonged swelling. Having a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon, like Dr. Stein, perform your procedure greatly reduces your risk of complications, scarring, and poor results. His patients routinely experience minimal discomfort and overall recovery time.
Expertise and safety come with a price. Dr. Stein draws on his years of experience and surgical artistry to help his patients appear younger and more rested. He’s committed to giving you the natural-looking results you’ll love, without the feeling of being “operated on.” Since each patient is unique, a customized approach is best. During your consultation with Dr. Stein, he’ll perform an exam to assess your facial shape, skin elasticity, and bone structure to create a surgical plan just for you.