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What Should I Expect During My Facelift Recovery?

Posted May 05, 2021 in Facelift

6 Minute Read:  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, or rhytidectomy, also addresses the aging appearance of the neck.  This procedure restores vitality […]

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What Is the Best Age for a Facelift?

Posted April 05, 2021 in Facelift, Facial Rejuvenation

5 Minute Read: When thinking about undergoing a facelift, you want to make sure that it is the right time for you.  If a patient knows that they will have a facelift at some point in their lives, then my advice is, “The younger, the better.” This advice has held up in over 25 years […]

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Haute Beauty sits down with Eyelid & Male Facelift Expert Dr. Boris Ackerman to learn more about male facelift surgery.

Posted September 04, 2020 in Facelift

Boris M. Ackerman, M.D. is highly acclaimed for his expertise and talent in facial rejuvenation surgery. He has brought forth improved techniques in facial surgery using endoscopy and laser technology. Dr. Ackerman has lectured widely in various public forums and has been featured on TV, as well as in numerous publications. He is a graduate of M.I.T. and […]

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Which Facelift Technique Should I Get?

Posted May 01, 2020 in Facelift

6 Minute Read: TABLE OF CONTENTS What Is a Facelift? What Are My Facelift Technique Options? What Is a SMAS Facelift? What Is a Deep Plane Facelift? What Is an Endoscopic Facelift? How Long Will My Facelift Results Last? How Can I Extend My Facelift Results? Facelift surgery continues to be among the most popular […]

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Is Fat Better Than Fillers? Which One will Benefit Me the Most?

Posted April 16, 2020 in Injectables

3 Min Read: Even though aging is normal, there’s no reason why you need to show the usual aging changes of your face. Having a subtle procedure, such as fat injections or dermal fillers, can erase years off your appearance and give you more confidence in your professional and personal life. One of the signs […]

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Does a Facelift Help Skin Texture?

Posted March 26, 2020 in Facelift

3 Minute Read: Facelift surgery helps to reduce the signs of aging by repositioning deeper facial structures and by tightening and smoothing the skin. While facelift surgery will make you look younger and more rejuvenated, it cannot correct some skin irregularities, such as blemishes, age spots, hyperpigmentation, redness, and other texture concerns.  Fortunately, there are […]

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Can Liposuction Tighten Abdominal Skin?

Posted February 25, 2020 in Liposuction

Some individuals have no success shedding excess fat no matter how much they diet and exercise.  One option that will help those individuals achieve their desired look is liposuction. Liposuction is a procedure that breaks up fat and sucks it from the body.  It is great for sculpting troublesome areas of the body, including the […]

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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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Dr. Boris Ackerman

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

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Dr. Ackerman is voted “Best Facelift Doctors in Los Angeles”as determined by Cosmetic Town
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360 San Miguel Drive, Suite 607
Newport Beach, CA 92660

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