Before Surgery: Patient was concerned about saggy skin in her cheeks and the significant jowling. She did not want any invasive surgical procedure and would not consider a surgical face lift. She opted for a silhouette lift which was a great compromise for what she wanted to achieve.
Surgery: Los Angeles dermatologist, Dr. Umar was able to perform the Silhouette procedure using a local anesthetic. He used four sutures to lift each cheek and jowl on both sides of the face. Here are before and after pictures of the patient:
The Silhouette Face Lift:
The Silhouette face lift is a 45-60 minutes procedure. No hospitalization is needed because it can be done withlocal anesthesia