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Neck Lift | Dr. Kessler
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Male Neck Lift
A great deal of media attention has been given to the contour of the male neck and jawline, especially in Newport Beach. Social media is full of videos using fillers to achieve Brad Pitt-like results. While women see aging in the face men tend to see aging in the neck.
Contour improvements in this area can be achieved with a number of techniques depending on your presentation.
If the neck contour is reasonable but the jawline or chin is poorly defined fillers can be placed at the angle of the mandible and in the chin. A chin implant can also add that needed projection through a small incision with a quick recovery.
Younger men with double chins and indistinct jawlines are often good candidates for liposuction of the neck. Fat can also be transferred to the jawline and angle of the jaw to create a stronger appearance to the face. A chin implant can be placed at the time of liposuction as well to achieve better proportions.
If the fullness below the chin is not just fat, manipulation of the muscles of the central neck can be done to achieve a sharper chin-neck angle. This can be done through a small incision under the chin if the skin quality is good. If the skin is loose incisions can be placed behind the ear in cosmetically hidden locations to allow for removal of the skin.
If there are signs of aging in the face, the neck lift is a routine part of the facelift. This operation can be combined with fat grafting to restore a youthful appearance to the face and neck. Attention to the hairline and contours of the ear is critical in male facial surgery as we do not have the advantage of altering our hairstyles or wearing makeup to camouflage poor scarring.
Although the recovery is related to the specific operation you undergo, contouring of the neck has a relatively easy and quick recovery. Generally, the skin of the neck is made numb by the procedure, and discomfort is perceived more as tightness. A compressive dressing is used for the first two weeks. This helps to prevent fluid collection and minimize swelling but most people report feeling more comfortable while wearing it. Stitches are removed on day 5 under the chin and on day 10 if they are placed behind the ear.
Most men will return to work in a week to ten days. Limited activity is recommended for the first two weeks and individual guidance will be given by Dr. Kessler after that period.
Results are obvious immediately but continue to improve over the following three months.
Dr. Kessler is not only one of the most caring and compassionate people I have ever met, he is also one of the finest highly skilled physicians around. He truly does care about every patient’s goals and will do whatever he can to help achieve those goals.
I had a face/neck lift and Dr. Kessler did such a wonderful job that no one could tell I had plastic surgery. My procedure went off with so little bruising and swelling that the nurses taking care of me the day after couldn’t believe I just had a facelift.
My friends that know I had a procedure tell me I look at least 10 years younger and my friends that don’t know tell me I look like I lost weight. People I meet now think I’m at least 10 years younger than I am.
I would definitely use Dr. Kessler for other procedures and highly recommend him to anyone.
How Much Does Neck Lift for Men Cost?
The cost of a Neck Lift for Men in Newport Beach can be affected by a few factors. The number of treatment sessions required can impact the overall price, as can the patient’s aesthetic goals.
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Your Neck Lift | Dr. Kessler will be performed in Dr. Robert Kessler's surgery center located in Corona Del Mar.