What is Rhytidectomy?

Rhytidectomy, also known as a facelift, is a cosmetic surgical process done to remove the visible signs of ageing such as wrinkles, creases, loose skin, and saggy deposits. The procedure involves cutting the excess skin of the face, tightening the underlying tissues, and re-draping of the skin to make the face look toned, youthful, and fresh.

How does Rhytidectomy help?

Rhytidectomy efficiently works towards achieving a younger-looking face. It corrects sagginess, fat deposits, and creases in the middle of the face, under the eyes, under the ja...

How is Rhytidectomy done?

What are the benefits and risks of Rhytidectomy procedure?

The surgery can alter the signs of ageing and smooth out the face, but as any other surgery, it also has a few risks associated with it.

There are many benefits of a Rhytidectomy.

  • It not only make the skin tighter and look younger, but also eliminates any sign of sun damage, wrinkles, and creases.
  • A facelift brings back youthful appearance and boosts confidence and self-esteem.
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The common risks and limitations of Rhytidectomy are the same as any surgical process. However, risks vary from one person to another. The risks include minor pain, swelling, bruising, and scarring. If a person feels more than a minor change to his skin, he should immediately consult with the sur...

  • Numbness of the skin may last for months after the surgery.
  • Your skin may feel rough and dry for a few months.
  • Men sometimes have to shave in new places because the skin has been rearranged.

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