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5 Great Little Facelift Cases

From time to time I feature various surgeries and surgical results in a segment I call “Great Little Case”.  Today’s cases are face and neck lifts. For more information about cosmetic facial surgery visit www.lovethatface.com   Joe Niamtu, III  DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia www.lovethatface.com

How Do We Treat Fat During Facelift Surgery?

How does facelift surgery address fat?

One question I frequently is “does a facelift help fat”.  The answer is a resounding yes.  A large part of the face and necklift procedure concerns fat management and sculpting.  The video below discusses and details fat management in facelift surgery. For more information about face and neck lift or cosmetic facial surgery visit www.lovethatface.com […]

What is a “Full Facelift”

Patients often ask “Do I need a full facelift”?  The term “full faceilft” is a myth of sorts and Dr. Niamtu discusses this and explains how old unnatural looking facelifts have evolved into modern safe and natural procedures. For more information on facelift or cosemetic surgery visit  www.lovethatface.com Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery […]

A Great Little Case: Face and Neck Lift

I have been doing a little segment called “A Great Little Case”. This involves a small video vignette showing various cosmetic facial surgery cases with actual before and after pictures and a brief explanation.  Today’s Great Little Case  for today involves 2 female patients with face and neck lifts. For more information on cosmetic facial […]

How Do You Know When it is Time for a Facelift?

No one ever “needs” a facelift as it is obviously an elective surgery.  I do get asked daily by patients, “How do you know when it is time to do a facelift?”  I have attempted to answer this question in the video below. For more information about face and neck lift or cosmetic facial surgery […]

The Ten Most Important Steps in Facelift Surgery

If you are considering having a facelift this may be the most important time you can spend to understand the critical steps required for safe, natural and long lasting facelift results. Many surgeons take short cuts and promote “miracle” procedures. There is a right and wrong way to perform face and neck lift surgery and […]

Facelift Myths, Facts & Discussion

Many patients are interested in face and neck lift surgery but are confused by the reams of misinformation and myths online and elsewhere.  Dr. Niamtu dispels some of these common myths and misinformation and discusses contemporary facelift surgery. For more information about Dr. Joe Niamtu, III or cosmetic facial surgery visit www.lovethatface.com

SMASectomy: Safe and Predictable Deep Tissue Management with Facelift

Old school facelifts involved “skin only” treatments meaning that incisions were made, the skin was stretched and the excess was cut off.  Although this looked good at first, it was not stable or lasting as skin stretches.  The SMAS (Superficial Musculoaponeurotic System) is a group of tissues deep in the face that becomes loose with […]

“I Hate My Neck”: Options for Excess Neck and Chin Fat that Really Work

A lot of people have excess skin and or fat on front of the neck and under the chin and want improvement.  This is one of my longest YouTube videos, but worth watching for any person who has excess neck skin or submental (under the chin) fat.  Many patients waste time and money on procedures […]

Dealing with the Submandibular Gland in Facelift Surgery

This post is intended for surgeons or facelift patients that have large submandibular glands.  In these patients, a facelift rejuvenates the face and neck, but the hypertrophied or ptotic glands can cause a bulge if not reduced.  This video discusses and demonstrates partial submandibular gland excision in facelift surgery.  This video show actual surgery and […]