Can a facelift result be achieved without surgery?

Many Houston patients come in to my office and want the results of a facelift without surgery. There are many options for treatment of skin laxity in the neck, jawline, and jowls that are non-surgical. These include Thermage or radio frequency treatment or even Ulthera with ultrasound therapy. The downtime is considerably less than a facelift, and there is typically not a need for a trip to…

How long does eyelid surgery last?

Upper eyelid surgery or lower eyelid surgery is performed to remove excess skin from the eyelids and address lower eyelid bags. The lower eyelid bags are typically due to fat in the lower eyelid descending in the area. Eyelid surgery does not halt the aging process but creates a more rejuvenated, refreshed, and rested appearance. Normally 

Kybella and Neck Liposuction

Many of my Houston patients desiring to treat their double chin or full neck if Kybella or neck liposuction is best. This depends on your age, anatomy, skin laxity, amount of fat, and feeling towards surgery. Kybella will only work for the double chin or the fat just under the…

Recovery after a mini facelift?

Many of my Houston patients who are seeking facial rejuvenation inquire what is the recovery after a mini facelift. This depends on the depth of dissection during the mini facelift. The incisions for the mini facelift are around the ears and temple but do not extend behind the ears as…