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Natural Aging Strategies at Every Stage of Life

Posted January 30, 2024 in Facial Rejuvenation

Getting older is inevitable, but advancements in cosmetic facial treatments can combat the visible signs of aging without surgery. From the preventive and transformative results that BOTOX® Cosmetic offers to the long-lasting outcomes laser resurfacing can provide, we’ll navigate the landscape of non-invasive treatments that can keep you looking great.  This guide delves into the […]

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A New Chapter – Undergoing Facelift Surgery in Your 60s

Posted November 08, 2023 in Facelift

Turning 60 signifies a new chapter in your journey. It’s a time to celebrate life’s experiences and treasure the wisdom you’ve gained over the years. However, with age comes the inevitable signs of aging that can make you look tired and appear older than you are. Many people in their 60s consider facelift surgery to […]

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Five Benefits of Getting a Facelift in Your 50s

Posted October 30, 2023 in Facelift

Today, medical-grade skin creams and non-surgical treatments are available to help keep our facial skin healthy and youthful for longer. However, by the time we reach our mid-fifties, certain signs of aging have likely appeared that are difficult, if not impossible, to correct without cosmetic surgery. If you are in your fifties and are considering […]

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Should You Consider a Facelift in Your 40s?

Posted September 22, 2023 in Facelift

5 Minute Read: A facelift, also known as rhytidectomy, is a surgical procedure designed to address signs of aging in the face and neck.  Patients often ask me what is the best age for a facelift? My answer is always the same: “If you are going to have a facelift at some point in your […]

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What Are the Advantages of Deep Plane Facelift vs. SMAS Lift?

Posted August 07, 2023 in Facelift

3 Minute Read: Getting a facelift can be a transformative experience that elevates the appearance of your chin, cheeks, jaw, and neck. It’s truly incredible how one procedure can shave years off your appearance, and with innovations in the science behind the facelift, results are becoming more impressive and natural.  There are two leading options […]

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Lip Lift or Lip Filler – Which Is Right for You?

Posted July 15, 2022 in Upper Lip Lift

3 Minute Read: When it comes to cosmetic lip enhancement, lip fillers have dominated over the past two decades, but the current popularity of upper lip lifts and the increasing demand for the procedure has many women (and men) wanting to know more. There is a big difference between lip fillers and lip lifts: Typically […]

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3 Ways the Ackerman Facelift Retractor Makes Facelift Surgery Better

Posted April 05, 2022 in Facelift

3 Minute Read: Dr. Boris Ackerman has long been regarded as a pioneer in the field of facial rejuvenation  surgery. As he utilizes advanced facelift techniques, Dr. Ackerman created the Ackerman Face Lift Retractor to assist in the performance of Deep Plane Facelift.  It’s no wonder that the Accurate Surgical and Scientific Instruments Corporation or […]

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Why Is the Deep Plane Facelift Better Than the SMAS Facelift?

Posted October 15, 2021 in Uncategorized

4 Minute Read: Facelift techniques have come a long way from the facelift surgeries of old Hollywood, where the skin was tightened and trimmed with no consideration of the underlying structure.  As time progressed, plastic surgeons realized the need for more advanced surgical techniques, primarily techniques that did address the underlying musculature as well as […]

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3 Important Facts Balding Men Should Know About Male Facelifts

Posted September 15, 2021 in Facelift, Facelift Scars, Male Facelift

4 Minute Read: As more advanced facelift (rhytidectomy) techniques are developed to reduce recovery time and scarring while providing more natural-looking results, an increased number of men are opting for facelifts.  Whether you’ve been thinking about addressing the effects of aging or are concerned with what you perceive as one or more facial flaws, a […]

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Facelift Scarring in Newport Beach

Posted August 16, 2021 in Facelift, Facelift Scars

5 Minute Read: One of the major concerns patients have before undergoing facelift surgery is the visibility of facelift scars after their operation. Some patients believe that facelift scars are unsightly, noticeable, and permanent.  If the plastic surgeon performing your facelift is not an expert, facelift scars can be all of those things. However, Dr. […]

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Dr. Boris Ackerman

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

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Newport Beach, CA 92660

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