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Will a Receding Hairline Highlight Facelift Scars?

Posted January 14, 2020 in Facelift

3 Min Read Facelift incisions start in the hairline near the temples and continue behind the ears. This way, the resulting scars can be hidden in the hairline and the natural creases of the ear—which is a good thing considering that your face is always on display, and no one wants to highlight the visible […]

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29 Questions About Facelift Surgery

Posted December 13, 2019 in Facelift

Facelift surgery addresses the aging process of the face, which includes skin aging due the sun damage, genetics, and environmental factors as well as sagging of the deeper facial tissues.  These factors result in fine lines, wrinkles, skin laxity, and volume loss. Patients who experience a significant degree of these signs may consider facelift surgery. […]

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Should the Neck Be Addressed in a Facelift?

Posted October 11, 2019 in Facelift

Aging is not limited to the face—the neck ages at the same rate, if not faster, than the tissues above it. Often, the skin and muscles on the neck are not as well maintained as the face. This lack of maintenance combined with the natural aging process causes sagging skin, muscle laxity, and excess fat […]

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What Is the Best Alternative to a Facelift?

Posted September 23, 2019 in Facelift

Adults deal with the stress of facial aging every day. Starting in your 30s or 40s, most people will begin to notice the gradual loosening of the skin, diminishing volume, and other subtle changes in facial appearance. These changes will not happen overnight, and you will not go from having youthful, taut skin one day […]

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What Should I Expect During My Facelift Recovery?

Posted July 19, 2019 in Facelift

For decades, patients have turned to facelift surgery to reduce visible signs of aging and sun damage, such as nasolabial folds, sunken and droopy cheeks, and jowls, in the middle and lower regions of the face. A facelift also addresses aging of the neck. This procedure restores vitality and brightness to an aged complexion in a […]

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The Importance of Choosing Your Facelift Surgeon

Posted May 01, 2019 in Facelift

It is always important to choose wisely when picking a plastic surgeon, but the stakes are higher when considering a facelift. Your face is the first feature anyone notices about you, and it is always on display. You cannot hide or cover a bad facelift. Your choices are to learn to live with it or […]

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How to Achieve Natural Facelift Results

Posted March 12, 2019 in Facelift

Patients undergo facelift surgery in hopes of removing visible aging from the middle and lower regions of the face. When a facelift is performed by a talented and experienced plastic surgeon, the results can be quite remarkable, yet very natural. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon to see some people in public with tell-tale signs of […]

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Voted BEST Facelift Doctor in Los Angeles

Posted January 09, 2019 in Facelift

Top-Rated Facelift Surgeon in Los Angeles Cosmetic Town, an online platform that focuses on cosmetic medicine and serves as an educational resource for potential patients, uses strict criteria to determine which plastic surgeon is the best facelift doctor in Los Angeles. Some of the guidelines used when gathering qualitative data for this award are: Meticulous […]

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Beware of the Facelift Shortcut

Posted December 14, 2018 in Facelift

Minimally invasive facelifts have become a trend in recent years. More and more patients are turning to what has become known as a “weekend lift” to address their unwanted facial laxity. These mini lifts are advertised as being alternatives to traditional facelift surgery for patients who may require a lesser degree of correction. The weekend […]

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Minimally Invasive Facial Procedure Achieves Great Results

Posted February 16, 2016 in Facelift, Facial Rejuvenation

Many people are discovering that something can be done about the gradual loss of a triangular-shaped, youthful facial appearance, and the morphing into an older, square-shaped face. Dr. Boris Ackerman a Newport Beach plastic surgeon specializing in facial plastic surgery is one of the plastic surgery specialists in the country adept at performing a procedure […]

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Dr. Boris Ackerman

Boris M. Ackerman, M.D., Renown Plastic Surgeon and a Facelift Specialist

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