Woman lightly touching the skin on her cheek after cosmetic surgery.

What is a Deep Plane Facelift?

March 26, DLM Developer

There are many different types of facelifts available today, but out of all the different options, the deep plane facelift is one of the most effective. It can take a decade or more off your appearance! But what exactly is a deep plane facelift? What occurs during the procedure? And what is recovery like? Let’s take a closer look at…

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What is the Difference Between a Deep Plane Facelift and a SMAS Facelift: Choosing the Right Procedure for Signs of Aging

October 26, Marketing Specialist

A facelift, medically known as a rhytidectomy, is a surgical anti-aging procedure designed to give a more youthful facial appearance. There are several different methods for performing a facelift. If you’ve done some research online, you may have seen the terms “deep plane facelift” and “SMAS facelift.” Your surgeon at Mountain Lake Plastic Surgery will be able to discuss pros…

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Is Facial Plastic Surgery Permanent?

November 16, dlm_admin

One of the questions that usually comes up during consultations is how long the results of surgery will last. This answer will vary from patient to patient, but each procedure will have an average expectation for results. During a consultation, I can give you a more detailed explanation, but here are some of the basic answers.   How Long Do…

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How Long Do Swelling and Redness Last After a Facelift?

February 12, dlm_admin

When you’re choosing a facelift, it’s common to have some concerns about the recovery process. Most of my patients have questions about when they’ll look “normal” after the surgery. While swelling, redness, or bruising look slightly different for everyone, there is a general timeline for recovery that most patients will experience after a facelift. Facelift Recovery: Week One The first…

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Your Facelift Recovery: From Day 1 to Day 30

July 10, dlm_admin

The facelift remains the gold standard in facial rejuvenation and achieving your youngest, most refreshed self. This makes it an excellent option for achieving your cosmetic goals, but it’s common to have questions about your recovery period. If you’re wary about undergoing surgery— especially when it comes to your face— then it can be helpful to know what to expect….

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