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Face Lift Surgery

This procedure can be provided by
"DGB CLINIC", "WANSIRI HOSPITAL", "Dr.Somboon CLINIC"

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Preparing for the procedure.

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    Should take one week off from work for the procedure.
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    Abstain from alcohol/smoking for at least one week before and after the procedure.
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    Refrain from taking any medication in the aspirin group, and any supplements that affect blood-clotting at least two weeks before the procedure.
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    Should notify physician of any chronic, underlying disease
    (eg. breast cancer, auto-immune disease, etc.) and psychological disease
    (eg. depressive disorder, anxiety disorder, etc.), and any history of drug allergies.
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    Fast six to eight hours before the procedure, in the case where general anesthesia is used.
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    Wash your hair and body before the procedure.
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    Avoid wearing hard-to-remove makeup or any makeup at all on the day of the procedure.
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    Having a personal caretaker with you is highly recommended, and avoid driving any vehicles post-procedure.

Post-procedure recovery.

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    Keep the surgical wound dry until the trimming of the stitches.
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    Clean the surgical wound with cotton buds and normal saline solution and take the prescribed medications.
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    Avoid sleeping on your side and rest your head higher than usual, and apply cold packs to areas that are swollen or bruised, in order to prevent further swelling for the first week after the surgery.
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    Avoid heavy physical activity or any activity that could compromise the wound for one month.
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    Refrain from any sexual intercourse for one month after the procedure.
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    Avoid sunlights and extreme heat for two months after the procedure.
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    Cleaning of the face and hair are allowed five days after the procedure.
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    Makeup is allowed 24 hours after the procedure.

Method/Technique

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    Full face lift :
    1. Skin incisions around the ears and temporal hairline for a natural appearance.
    2. Superficial Muscular Aponeurotic System (SMAS) is corrected - SMASectomy
    3. Excess skin is corrected in both horizontal and vertical tension for a tight and natural result.
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    Endotine : It is a type of bio-absorbable polymer implant, they are tiny implants with multiple hooks that are used to peg up soft tissue with the other end fixed directly to the bone, lifting the brow.
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    Ultraformer 3 : It is a non-invasive ultrasound device that lifts and tightens the skin. The device utilizes a precise shot of ultrasound pulses or HIFU (High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound) to remodel collagen removing wrinkles and sagging skin.

This procedure can be provided by
"DGB CLINIC", "WANSIRI HOSPITAL", "Dr.Somboon CLINIC"