Forehead Lift / Brow Lift in Santa Monica – Dr. John Cher
Serving Patients in Brentwood, Santa Monica and West Hollywood
A brow lift will correct drooping eye brows, open the corner of the eyes and lessens the appearance of wrinkles by removing selected muscles and releasing tissues which cause the wrinkles.
General Procedure – Brow Lift in Santa Monica
A brow lift procedure is usually preformed as an outpatient surgery in an accredited ambulatory surgical center or hospital out patient center. A brow lift procedure separates and re-suspends the facial soft tissues that have descended down due to time and gravity and removes selected muscles causing wrinkles. Typically there are no visible scars with this technique. The eyebrows will be lifted revealing a youthful eye and excess skin on your forehead will be removed to allow a gentle redraping of your forehead skin.
Dr. Cher’s Brentwood / Santa Monica brow lift patients should expect a minimum of one week of down time after this procedure, some patients will require a longer healing period. Normally, post-operative instructions call for plenty of rest and limited movement in order to speed up the healing process and reduce the recovery time. Patients sometimes report minor pain associated with surgery which can be treated with oral medication. While complications are rare, Dr. Cher’s brow lift Santa Monica patients can minimize the risk for potential problems by carefully following the post-operative directions given after the surgery.