Your neck bears numerous changes throughout the years. Your neck can unfortunately be an obvious telltale sign regarding your age. The skin becomes thinner and less elastic, not to mention an increased buildup of fat, which can draw undesired attention to lax skin. Dr. Prichard uses neck lift surgery to lift sagging skin, smooth out any lines or neckbands, as well as remove any excess fat that may be unbecoming.
Rejuvenating the neck
There is a wide range of methods that one could implement as a means to recover a youthful looking neck. Every procedure is carefully tailored to each patient so it may aptly fulfill his or her individual demands. Dr. Prichard has the experience to help you regain your youthful appearance through one or more of the following procedures:
- A complete neck lift
- A minimal scar facelift addresses any early signs of aging in the lower half of the face and neck, with shorter incisions and less removal of skin
- Liposculpture removes fat deposits from the jaw line, under the chin, and any other areas that may need it
During neck lift recovery
Once out of your neck lift surgery, you will be able return home. The treated areas will be carefully bandaged. Any pain or discomfort that you may experience is completely normal and is usually minimal. It helps to keep your head elevated as much as possible for the first 24 hours, as this will minimize swelling. Sleeping in a recliner or with extra pillows behind your head is quite helpful to stay elevated. Most patients feel able to go back to work within one to three weeks, once most of swelling and bruising has calmed down.
During your consultation
During your consultation, you’ll be able to talk over your individual needs and requirements, regarding physical rejuvenation. By discussing your goals, Dr. Prichard will be able to aptly create a surgical plan that best fits you and your face. If you have any questions or concerns, it is encouraged that you bring them to light at the time of your consultation so Dr. Prichard may address them accordingly.
Schedule a Consultation
If you’re interested in finding out more about your options for a neck lift in Phoenix or Scottsdale, request a consultation online. Or if you prefer, you can contact the office directly, and one of our staff members will be happy to assist you in scheduling your appointment.